Solar energy research vital for next generation: UGC chairman

JUST Correspondent

University Grants Commission (UGC) Chairman of Prof Dr Kazi Shahidullah said research on solar energy is important for future generations.

Prof Shahidullah made the remarks while inaugurating a tow-day 'International Conference on Materials, Energy, Environment and Engineering-2020' organised by the Chemical Engineering department of Jashore University of Science and Technology (JUST) on Sunday. Presided over by Dr Javed Hossain Khan, chairman of Department of Chemical Engineering, JUST Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Md Anowar Hossain attended the event as the chief guest.

Moderated by Assistant Prof Sumaiya Akhter Sumi, Department of Chemical Engineering, Prof Dr Md. Akhtarul Islam of Shahjalal University of Science and Technology, Prof Dr Syeda Sultana Razia of Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, Professor Dr Maksudur Rahman Khan of University of Malaysia Pahang, Prof Dr Nowshad Amin of University of Malaysia Tenega National Shilangarh, Prof Dr Mizanur Rahman Khan of SUST and Prof Dr Aminur Rahman of JUST delivered the keynote speeches at the conference.