Recent Talks

February 09, 2018 : 2.30 PM

A Documentary Screening cum Exhibition and Peer Discussion for International Day of Women and Girls in Science (11 Feb) ‘.

January 28, 2018 (Special New Year Session): 2.30 PM

Speaking Music – Doing Music ‘.
Writam Changkakoti (Music Instructor: The School of Art and Music)

December 03, 2017: 2.30 PM

Continuous Wave Diffuse Optical Tomographic Reconstruction with Improved Accuracy ‘.
Dr Rusha Patra (Dept of ECE, IIITG)


November 08, 2017: 2.30 PM

‘In the Quest for a New World: Viramma and the Depiction of Dalit Womanhood‘.
Prof Raj Sekhar Basu (Dept of History, University of Calcutta)

October 13, 2017: 2.30 PM

Self Regulation of Emotion‘.
Sandamita Choudhury (Clinical Psychologist)

September 15, 2017: 2.30 PM

Theory of Majorisation and its applications‘.
Dr Arup Chattopadhyay (Asst Prof; Dept. of Mathematics, IIT Guwahati)

August 11, 2017: 2.30 PM

Bioinformatics – A Blend of Informatics and Medicine‘.
Dr. Shanta Bhar (Guest Faculty, IIITG)

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July 14, 2017: 2.30 PM

‘Tribal Politics in India’.
Dr. Dr Jagannath Ambaguda (Associate Prof. Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) Guwahati Campus)


June 09, 2017: 2.30 PM

Impacting Rural Livelihoods: Significance of Indigenous Technology and Innovation‘.
Dr. Meghadeepa Chakraborty (Asstt Prof. Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) Guwahati Campus)

March 17, 2017: 2.30 PM

‘A book reading session: V.S Ramachandran’s The Tell-Tale Brain ’
Dr Suranjana Barua (Asstt Prof. Dept of HSS)

‘A talk on: Robotic Intelligence: The Swarm ’
Anakhi Hazarika (Research Scholar, IIITG)

February 10, 2017: 2.30 PM

‘Avabodhaka: Pedagogy with ICT integration’
Nikimani Choudhury (Research Scholar; Dept of CSE)

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‘Identity, Spatiality and History: Reading a social movement of 19th century Travancore kingdom’
L. David Lal (Asstt Prof. Dept of HSS)

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January 13, 2016: 2.30 PM

‘ Demonetization’
Prof. Gautam Mazumdar (Cotton College, Guwahati)

December 14, 2016: 12.00 Noon

‘ Computing: From Cloud to Fog’
Prof. Rajkumar Buyya (University of Melbourne, Australia)

November 04, 2016: 2.30 PM 

‘From the Internet of Things to the Internet of Being ’
Mr Ochintya Sharma, (Vice President, Global Engineering Binatone) (Managing Director, Hubble India)

October 21, 2016: 2.30 PM 

‘Ambiguous Taste: Bengali cuisine and Calcutta/Kolkata in Amit Chaudhuri’s A Strange and Sublime Address ’
Rajarshi Mitra, (Assistant Professor, IIIT Guwahati)

September 16, 2016: 2.30 PM 

‘Social Cognition and Theory of Mind (ToM)’
Dr. Sangeeta Goswami, (PhD, Counselling Psychologist, President, MIND India)

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August 12, 2016: 2.30 PM 

‘Patterns of Resistance: British Imperialism and India’s North East’
Prof Arupjyoti Saikia (Head; Dept of HSS, IITG)

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July 15, 2016: 2.30 PM 

‘Doing Ethnography: Anthropological Insights of Two Muslim Communities’
Dr Subeno Kithan (TISS)

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June 17, 2016: 2.30 PM (Perspective Meet 11: Special Session)

‘Benefits of Yoga in the 21st Century Lifestyle’ 
Shri P.J. Brahmachary (Administrative Officer, Vivekananda Kendra Institute of Culture, VKIC, Guwahati)

May 13, 2016: 2.30 PM 

“Limits of Knowability: From the Physics Point of View”’ 
Basanta Deka (Retd. Handique College, Guwahati)

April 8, 2016: 2.30 PM 

Implantable Antenna Design for Biomedical Applications’ 
Anamiya Bhattacharya (Research Scholar, ECE IIITG)

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Book reading on Environmental Economics – An Indian Perspective (Ed: Rabindra N. Bhattacharya)’ 
Kasturi Goswami (Research Scholar, Dept of Economics, Gauhati University)

March 11, 2016: 2.30 PM (Perspective Meet 8: Special Session – Focus Area Linguistics)

‘Faculty of Language (FL) in Cognition’ 
Dr. Rajesh Kumar (Dept. of HSS, IIT Madras)

‘Why (Not) Syntax ?’ 
Dr. Tanmoy Bhattacharya (Dept. of Linguistics, University of Delhi)

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March 04, 2016: 2.30 PM (Perspective Meet 7: Special Session)

‘First Martyr of Liberty? Crispus Attucks in American Memory’ 
Prof Mitch Kachun (Professor of History, Western Michigan University)

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February 12, 2016

‘Internet of Things’ 
Rakesh Matam (Asstt. Prof, IIITG)

‘That Can’t be Staged!’ 
Manbendra Sarma (English, B Barooah College)

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January 08, 2015

‘Basics of LaTeX Typesetting’
Gautam Kalita (Asstt. Prof, IIITG)

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December 11, 2015

‘Basics of SPSS’

Dr Hari K Choudhury (Asstt Prof, IIITG)

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Conceptual Metaphors: Theory, Poetics and Politics

Parag Kumar Deka (Fellow, Dept of English, Gauhati University)

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November 13, 2015

Python for teaching-learning and multidisciplinary collaboration
Longjam Nirman Singh (Lecturer, IIITG)

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Masculinity, Manliness and Mimicry: A Sociological and Literary Study
Avishek Parui  (Asstt. Prof, IITG)

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October 9, 2015

‘A Presentation on Labov’s Study on Restoration of Postvocalic /r/’
Dimple Choudhury (RA, IITG)

‘Online Social Network: Multiple Perspectives’
Ferdous Ahmed Barbhuiya (Asstt. Prof, IIITG)

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September 11, 2015

‘Dominance and Hegemony: Ranajit Guha’s Marxism’
Rajarshi Mitra (Asstt. Prof IIITG)

‘Language in The (Dis-)Order of Things: Tackling Foucault’
Suranjana Barua (Asstt. Prof IIITG)

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