Professor Dr. Mesbahuddin Ahmed has joined as Vice-Chancellor of Jagannath University onFebruary 25, 2009. Prior to joining the new post he was a Professor of Dhaka University in the department of Physics. Professor Ahmed is a fellow and a council member of the Bangladesh Academy of Sciences.
Professor Ahmed was born in Comilla in 1947. During his long teaching carrier he held many important posts including Dean of Science of Dhaka University in 1992-2002, Vice-President of Dhaka University Teacher’s Association in 1998, Provost of Kobi Jasimuddin Hall in 1997-2002. He is also a honorable member of Senate inDhakaUniversity. He is a senior Associate Member of International Centre of Theoretical Physics inItaly.
Professor Ahmed joined Dhaka University in 1969. He did his Ph.D. in theUniversityofKentatCanterburyinUnited Kingdomin 1973. He also did Post Doctoral Research Fellowship from University of Manchester & Cavendish Laboratory,CambridgeUniversityin theUnited Kingdom. He was a visiting Professor in the University of Canterbury and Cambridge in 1991-92. He was awarded a Commonwealth Scholarship,UK in 19970-73, Nuffield Foundation Visiting Fellowship,UKin 1979-80, Commonwealth Academic Staff Fellowship,UKin 1985-86 & Royal Society Developing Country Fellowship,UKin 1991-92. He has over 60 research publications to his credit which were published in various national and international journals.
|B.Sc. (Hons.) in Physics, Dhaka University, 1967
M.Sc. (Thesis Group) in Physics, Dhaka University, 1968
Ph.D. on Condensed Matter Physics, University of Kent at Canterbury, UK, 1973
Post-doctoral research fellow, University of Manchester, UK, 1979 - 1980
Post-doctoral research fellow, Cavendish Laboratory, Cambridge University, UK, 1985 - 1986, Senior Visiting Professor, Cavendish Laboratory, Cambridge University, UK, 1986 and Visiting Professor, University of Canterbury and Cambridge, UK (1991 - 1992).
|Vice President, Dhaka University Teachers Association, 1998; Executive Committee Member, Dhaka University Teachers Association, 1999 and 2000; Member Dhaka University Senate, 1999 to date; Member, American Physical Society, USA; Junior Associate, International Centre for Theatrical Physics, Trieste, Italy, 1977 - 1981; Associate Member, International Centre for Theoretical Physics, Trieste, 1983 - 1988; Senior Associate, International Centre for Theoretical Physics, Trieste, Italy, 1998 - 2003; President, Dhaka University Computer Association, 1998 - 2002; Member, Bangladesh Physical Society; Fellow, Bangladesh Academy of Sciences|
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