Published On: Thu, Mar 26th, 2015

IIT Roorkee prof Garg appointed VC of Uttarakhand Technical University

Dehradun: Professor and Head of the Civil Engineering Department of IIT Roorkee Pradeep Kumar Garg was today appointed Vice-Chancellor of Uttarakhand Technical University.

IIT Roorkee prof Pradeep Kumar Garg has been appointed VC of Uttarakhand Technical University

IIT Roorkee prof Pradeep Kumar Garg has been appointed VC of Uttarakhand Technical University.

Uttarakhand Governor K K Paul appointed Garg to the post under the provisions of the Uttarakhand Technical University Act 2005, a Raj Bhawan release said.

The appointment has been made for three years or till superannuation whichever comes earlier, it said.

Born on August 11, 1958, Garg is a remote sensing and earth quake expert, it said.

Garg has published more than 270 papers in national and international conferences and seminars and has authored a text book on Remote Sensing and produced two technical films on Story of Mapping.

PTI

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