By Pardeep Luthra,Batala Feb 25:-R.R.Bawa DAV College for Girls organized One Day UGC sponsored National Seminar on ‘Advanced Mathematics: Its Implications in Modern Era’ under the aegis of Aryabhatt Mathematics Society on 25th Feb., 2012. Dr. J.N.Sharma, Head Dept. of Mathematics, NIT, Hamirpur was the keynote speaker; Dr. T.D Narang, Dept. of Mathematics, GNDU, Amritsar was the Guest of Honour for the Inaugural Session; Dr. Rajneesh, Dept. of Mathematics, Kurukshetra University, delivered the Valedictory Address; Dr. Pankaj Thakur, Sr. A.P & Research Coordinator, Indus International University, Una was the Guest of Honour for the valedictory session; Dr. Charanjeet Singh, Head, Dept. of Mathematics, GNDU, Amritsar and Dr. Parminder Singh, GNDU, Amritsar chaired the technical sessions.
The seminar began with lighting the lamp symbolizing the lightening of intellectual horizons. Principal (Dr.) Mrs. Ajay Sareen extended cordial welcome to all the worthy guests and extended her felicitations to the Dept. of Mathematics for organizing this enlightening seminar. More than 100 resource persons from various parts of the country participated in the seminar.
Dr. J.N.Sharma, the keynote speaker debunked myths about mathematics & explained the historical development of mathematics in chorological order. Dr. T.D Narang expressed that no nation can progress without mathematics. Dr. Rajneesh in his valedictory address discussed the inter-disciplinary aspect of mathematics & its significance in all other subjects & focused that development of technology has taken place due to advanced mathematical modeling. Mrs. Simmi Sharma, Head Dept. of Mathematics extended the vote of thanks.