Official handover at IIEST (Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur)

Official handover at IIEST Enlarge image Consul General Iversen with the students at the IIEST (© GK_Kol)

For the official handover of the FTIR Spectrophotometer, which was funded by the Alexander von Humboldt-Foundation, Consul General Olaf Iversen had visited the Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur (IIEST) on 8 June 2017. Apart from Mr Iversen, Prof Ajoy Kumar Ray, Director of IIEST and Dr Mrinal K Bera, a Humboldt fellow, who received a grant of € 19,850 from Humboldt Foundation for procuring this technically advanced Spectrophotometer also spoke at the occasion. After the function, Mr. Iversen visited the lab of the Chemistry Department where the students demonstrated the new instrument.