Dean, SECS Visits University of California, Davis - Center for Nanotechnology
The dean, SECS recently visited the Center of Nano-technology at University of California, Davis (Sept. 16). He met Prof. Saif Islam and Prof. Srabanti Chowdhury, and.discussed possibilities of mutual collaboration A 2 + 2 program between with IUB was discussed, but it was acknowledged that more students need to avail such a program. The dean was shown their ongoing project of improving response time of opto-electronic junctions with small holes in the wafers. He was shown research on a very sharp scalpel of silicon wafer for eye surgery. All felt there was possibility of collaboration on future projects with IUB.
The dean presented them several copies of his self-published books. Professors Saif Islam and Srabanti Chowdhury expressed interest in visiting Bangladesh and IUB.
The projects in the lab are shown in the pictures. Lunch was at a sushi buffet where the items floated by on miniature boats. The person in the portrait is former dean (1969-83) Prof..John D. Kemper, after whom the Engineering building has been named.