Dr. Jurgen Lietz, Senior Geologist of Germany called on Dhaka University (DU) Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. Md. Akhtaruzzaman on December 06, 2017 at the latter’s office of the university. Chairman of the Department of Geology of DU Prof Dr. Kazi Matin U Ahmed, Prof. Dr. Badrul Imam and Prof Dr. Muhammad Qumrul Hassan were present on this occasion.
During the meeting they stressed the need for development of research activities in the fields of earthquake and environmental sciences. The German Geologist expressed willingness to provide support to DU in this regard.
Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. Md. Akhtaruzzaman thanked the guest for his visit to Dhaka University and keen interest in its academic and research activities.
It may be mentioned that the German Geologist is now on a visit to Bangladesh for attending the three-day long conference on “Geology for Sustainable Development” organized by the Department of Geology of DU.
(Md. Rafiqul Islam)
Public Relations Office
University of Dhaka
German Professor meets DU VC