Prof. Dr. Susanta Kumar Das

An eminent scholar Professor Dr. Susanta Kumar Das completed most of his education in Rajshahi. After completing his SSC under Rajshahi Board in 1967, he secured eighth position in the board in HSC exam in 1969. Next, as a student of the physics department of Rajshahi University, he secured 1st class 3rd position in his B.Sc. Honours examination. He got 1st class 1st position in his M.Sc. exam in 1973. He also completed his Ph.D from Rajshahi University in 2001. His Ph.D research was collaborated with a project under National Science Foundation, USA. He visited Southern Illinois University, USA several times as visiting research scholar and as research fellow of NSF,USA.

Professor Susanta Kumar Das joined the department of Physics, Shahjalal University of Science and Technology as lecturer in 1992 and left in 2011 as Professor of Physics and Head of the department of Geography and Environment. He has over 33 research publications in foreign and peer-reviewed journals and is member of numerous academic and administrative bodies. He is ASPM of a research project under HEQEP. He supervised research works of more than 50 Masters, 2 M.Phil and 2 Ph.D students. His interest of research fields are Nuclear Physics, Laser and Non-linear Optics, Computational Physics and Quantum Computation.