On 05th February, 2015 at BBDNIIT, The Center for History
of Mathematics was inaugurated by the Hon’ble Vice Chancellor, Prof.
(Dr.) A. K. Mittal. On this occasion an exhibition was organized on the
History of Calculus. The Center will have Books, Documents and Pictures
pertaining to the History of Mathematics for Reference work.
Prof. (Dr.) Raghuvir Kumar, Director (Engg.), BBDNIIT, Prof. (Dr.) Devendra
Agarwal, Director, BBDEC, Prof. (Dr.) Shailendra Saraf, Director (Pharmacy),
BBDNIIT, Prof. (Dr.) S. M. K. Rizvi, Dean Student Welfare, BBD Group,
Prof. (Dr.) Ravi Khare, Controller (Admission & Examination), BBDNIIT,
Prof. (Dr.) Alok Jain, Controller of Examination, BBD University, Prof.
(Dr.) S. H. Abedi, Controller (Admission & Examination), BBDNITM,
Prof. (Dr.) S. Ahmad Ali, Dean, Applied Science, BBD University, Faculty
Members & Students were present in large numbers.
The Vice Chancellor in his address laid emphasis on the need and importance
on mathematics in the 21st Century. Dr. Vivek Joseph Head, Department
of Mathematics, BBDNIIT said that the purpose of setting up this center
is to inculcate and develop interest in the subject among the students.