Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) Vice Chancellor, Professor Tariq Mansoor released ‘Fundamentals and Applications of Heavy Ion Collisions’ during a special function at his office. The book, which has been published by Cambridge University Press, is authored by Prof R Prasad and Prof B P Singh from the Department of Physics, AMU.
Aligarh Muslim University Vice Chancellor, Lt General Zameer Uddin Shah (Veteran) recently released a book, titled ‘Plant Tissue Culture: Propagation, Conservation and Crop Improvement’ edited by Professor M Anis and Dr Naseem Ahmad. The book has been published by internationally known, Springer Publications.
The Interdisciplinary Department of Remote Sensing and GIS Applications, Faculty of Science, Aligarh Muslim University recently hosted releasing ceremony of two books authored by Dr Wasi Ahmad Zaidi. The books with titles of ‘Remote sensing and Geographical Information System’ and ‘Ground Water’ were released in the presence of Professor Bhagwan Singh Chaudhary, Registrar, Chaudhary Bansi Lal University, Bhiwani, Haryana and Professor Abdul Munir, Dean, Faculty of Science, AMU.
Aligarh Muslim University Vice Chancellor, Lt General Zameer Uddin Shah (retd) recently released a book on ‘Knowledge Management in Libraries’ at the Department of Library and Information Science, AMU. The book is authored by Dr Mohammad Nazim.
Congratulating the author of the book, the Vice Chancellor highlighted the importance of knowledge for individuals as well as society. He mentioned that in the age of information explosion, extracting relevant information from the store house of information is a challenging task
“Eat and drink, but waste not by excess, for Allah loveth not the wasters”, reminded Dr. Mohd. Iqtedar Husain Farooqi, while highlighting the Quranic injunctions regarding the flora and fauna, and animals at a book release ceremony organized by the Ibne Sina Academy.
'Descriptive Catalogue of Health Periodicals in Urdu', a research oriented book authored by Mr. Asad Faisal Farooqi, a research scholar in the Department of Mass Communication, Aligarh Muslim University was yesterday released by Prof Deepti Tripathi of Delhi University, who is also a former Director of Manuscripts’ Mission. The book release ceremony was held at the Ibn-e-Sina Academy, Aligarh, to mark the Health Day Programme.
Mr. Farooqi is doing PhD under the supervision of Prof. Shafey Kidwai.
Noted Malyalam novelist and former student of Aligarh Muslim University, Punnhil Kunju Abdullah has written a novel “Aligarh Kathakal” in Malyalam language published by Mathrubhumi Books (ISBN-978-81-8265-295-8, Price Rs. 150/-).
Dr. Kunju Abdullah did his MBBS from AMU and written thirteen short stories on AMU’s socio-cultural life. He has been a resident member of Nasrullah Hostel in V. M. Hall during 1962-1971. He has dedicated the Short Story to Professor Mehdi Hasan of Department of Anatomy, J. N. Medical College.
The UGC Academic Staff College, Aligarh Muslim University held an interactive session with the noted British novelist, Qaisra Shahraz for the teachers and the research scholars. On this occasion, the book “The Holy and the Unholy: Critical Essays on Qaisra Shahraz’s Fiction” edited by Prof. Abdur Raheem Kidwai and Dr. Asim Siddiqui was also released. A copy of the same signed by the essay writers was presented to the novelist.
Dr. Ali Akbar Wilayati, Ex-Foreign Minister of Islamic Republic of Iran today released the publication of about one thousand year old manuscript called ‘Nahjul Balagha’ at the concluding function of Golden Jubilee celebrations of Maulana Azad Library, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh.
The rarest manuscript that consists of letters, speeches and aphorism of Hazrat Ali, the fourth Caliphate of Islam has been published as a joint venture of AMU and Iran.
The book "How to Write and Analyse Cases" written by Dr. Salma Ahmed, Associate Professor, Department of Business Administration, Aligarh Muslim University was released by the Mr. Suresh Kumar Sharma, National President, Indian Institute of Material Management (IIMM), in a formal book releasing ceremony in New Delhi. Other dignitaries present on this occasion included Mr. S. Prasad, Chairman, Delhi Chapter of IIMM, Mr. Nandkumar, Counselor, IIMM and Mrs. Deepak S. Gulati, Chief Manager, Materials, NALCO.