11th November, 2014, Kolkata
ICAR-National Institute of Research on Jute & Allied Fibre Technology, Kolkata organized 2nd C R Nodder Memorial Lecture on November 11, 2014. Dr K Alagusundaram, DDG (Agricultural Engineering) graced the occasion as Chief Guest and Dr V Subramanium, Former Professor, Anna University, Chennai and Former Chairman, RAC, ICAR-NIRJAFT was the invited speaker for the occasion to deliver the lecture on “Thermal Conductivity of Fabrics”.
Dr A N Roy, Head, ToT Div. delivered the welcome address while Dr D Nag, Director, ICAR-NIRJAFT gave the introductory speech on DDG and on the invited speaker.
In his address Dr Alagusundaram urged all the scientists to contribute their best for improvement of livelihood of jute growers and development of jute industry.
In his lecture Dr Subramanium went through the works carried out so far on thermal conductivity of fabrics and on the development of equipments for measuring the parameter. Dr Subramanium described the science of thermal conductivity and the need of background knowledge on thermal conductivity and also of thermal resistance while dealing with fabrics and pointed out the arenas where more research endeavor is needed.
The programme ended with vote of thanks delivered by Dr G Bose, Head, MP Div., ICAR-NIRJAFT.
(Source: NIRJAFT, Kolkata)