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Bharat Ratna Prof. C. N. R. Rao Inaugurates the International Conference on Emerging Frontiers in Chemical Science (EFCS) on 23rd September 2017

EFCS 2017 - Inugaral Function 23 Sept 2017Bharat Ratna Prof. C. N. R. Rao inaugurated the International Conference on Emerging Frontiers in Chemical Science (EFCS) on 23rd September 2017.  Professor CNR Rao  mentioned the importance of science in building up a nation. He told that India has to invest more in scientific research to become a developed nation. He also mentioned about the  interdisciplinary importance in research and also the importance  to reconstructing  the curriculum for a fruitful education system.He told  that a traditional study can do nothing in development of science
 
EFCS 2017 - Inugaral Function 23 Sept 2017 (2)Janab P K Ahammed, President, Management Committee, Farook College adorned him with ponnada. Mr.K.V Kunhammed Koya, Secretary, Managment Committee, Farook College presented him a memento.
 
 
 
 
 
 
EFCS 2017 - Inugaral Function 23 Sept 2017 (5)Prof. T. Pradeep, Chairman, Organizing Committee (IIT Madras) briefed about the conference. He nostalgically shared his days in the college as a student of at the Department of Chemistry. He mentioned in his speech that Calicut has a great history  of Chemistry but it is not often mentioned. He told Kozhikode is very famous for natural products. He also stressed  about the interdisciplinary importance of Chemistry.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Prof. Dr. V. M. Abdul Mubjeeb, Vice Chairman, Organising Committee (Director, School of Chemical and Physical Sciences, University of Calicut) introduced the chief guest.
 
Dr K Mohammed Basheer, Vice ChancellorUniversity of Calicut released the conference proceedings. 
 
Prof Shahid Latheef, Former HOD, Department of Chemistry was honoured with the Life time achievement award of distinguished service to Chemical Sciences. Prof. P. E. Abdul Rasheed, Joint Convenor, Organising Committee and Controller of Examination, Farook College briefed the audience about the contributions made by Professor Shahid Latheef.
 
EFCS 2017 - Inugaral Function 23 Sept 2017 (4)Felicitations were done by Dr.Suresh Das, Executive Vice President, KSCSTE and Mr C.P. Kunhimohammed, Manager, Farook College. 
 
Dr AK  Abdul Rahim, Head, Dept of Chemistry welcomed the gathering and Dr. Shalina Begum T, Coordinator, Organizing Committee tendered vote of thanks.
 
 
 
 
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