Dr. Shubhra Dutta (Strategic Thinker/ Solution Consultant) and Mrs. Shalini Srivastava (Research Specialist) from Elsevier visited IIT Roorkee on May 22, 2023. The session was organized by the Office of International Relations and ADCI. At the onset, Prof. K.K. Pant (Director -IIT Roorkee) extended a warm welcome to the esteemed speakers and delivered an inspiring speech on the importance of research to students.
Dr. Dutta delivered an informative talk on how researchers can evaluate their research work using information analytics, specifically focusing on research metrics. During the session, Dr. Dutta interacted with the students, discussing various aspects of research metrics and providing valuable insights on how they can be utilized to assess the impact and quality of research. The students had the opportunity to ask questions and engage in a meaningful discussion on the topic.
In addition to the speaker Prof. Vimal Srivastava (Dean of International Relations) also addressed students’ queries, providing valuable insights and answering questions related to the topic of discussion.
The event concluded with the presentation of mementos to the esteemed speakers as a token of appreciation. Following that, Prof. Srivastava extended a vote of thanks, expressing gratitude to the speakers for their valuable contributions and insights shared during the event. Moreover, Prof. Srivastava expressed deep appreciation to the professors/team from IIT Roorkee who provided invaluable support in organizing and ensuring the success of the event.