On Januari 12th and 13th , Four Faculty members of the Department of Physics visited The NUSNNI-NanoCore and Singapore Synchrotron Light Source Laboratories. The delegation lead by Dr. Akhiruddin Maddu (Head of Physics Department of IPB) and Prof. Dr. Husin Alatas (Head of Theoretical Physics Division of IPB) along with Dr. Irzaman and Dr. rer.nat Hendradi Hardhienata and warmly accepted by Prof. Dr. Andrivo Rusydi from NUS. The visit was intended to explore the possibility of making a research collaboration and network especially in the field of material and optical sciences.
The 20th Anniversary of The Department of Physics Bogor Agricultural University was celebrated by conducting an Alumni gathering at Bogor Botanical garden on Dec 17th 2017. More than 30 alumnies of Physics along with their families gathered in a nostalgic and memorable moment in this event. This event also discuss how to increase alumni’s role in helping the department and current student to excell their performance by promoting a “giving back” activities such as Alumni’s Scholarship Funding.
The Department of Physics had organized a Physics gathering for Academic Staff and their families in Puncak Bogor in 28 and 29 October 2017. Aside from gathering, some Divisional meeting were also held to plan the roadmap and research plan of each Research Division in the future.
The Department of Physics Bogor Agricultural University finally has one of its Faculties reach the Full Professor Academic Rank. Hopefully this will accelerate the progress and performance of Department of Physics and also motivates other Faculties to reach the same goal in the future.