Jagdish Chandra Bose Hall of Residence
Acharya Jagdish Chandra Bose Hall of Residence, also known as JCB Hall is one of the student halls of residence for male undergraduate and postgraduate students.
History[edit | edit source]
Acharya J. C. Bose Hall of Residence was established in 1962. This Hall was named after Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose, a polymath, a physicist, biologist, botanist, archaeologist, and writer of science fiction. He pioneered the investigation of radio and microwave optics, made very significant contributions to plant science, and laid the foundations of experimental science in the Indian sub-continent. He was the first from the Indian Sub-continent to be granted an US patent, in 1904. He is known for his research of remote wireless signaling and the use of semiconductor junctions to detect radio signals for the first time. It has been a post-graduate students' hall till 2015. In 2015, eleven under-graduate students were allotted this hall for the first time.
Infrastructure[edit | edit source]
The hall has been divided in 6 blocks namely A, B, C East, C West, E and F block. Each of the blocks has one floor above the ground floor. There is a common room for television, just near the entrance. Then comes a common room for indoor sports which include a Snookers table, Table Tennis Table and Carom-board. There are two more entrance to the hall apart from the main gate at the back behind the mess. They open right in front of the MMM hall and one of them is usually closed and opens during vacations when JCB Private Mess operates while the other one is usually open and is used for bringing materials into the mess kitchen.
Hall Council[edit | edit source]
|Hall President||Muvvala Gopinath||Anup Kumar Roy||Bibaswan Dey||Shubhajit Sadhukhan||Saurabh Dandapat|
|General Secretary Social & Cultural||Raju Bhakar||Arnab Roy||Kinjal Bhattacharya||Sourav Saha Roy||Utpal Mandal|
|General Secretary Sports||Rahul Raj||Tupakula Rama Krishna||Prabir Katua||Uday Sankar Midya||Kulvinder Nain|
|General Secretary Mess||Ashwani Kumar||Sibsankar Raut||Mohd. Zuhair||Surajit Ghosh||Vinay Kumar Singh|
|General Secretary Maintenance||Prashanth BnTh||Muvvala Gopinath||Purnendu Das||Shantimoy Kar||Ritwik Maiti|
|General Secretary Library||Soumyaranjan Jena||Joyjyoti Das||Shubhankar Ma Umdar||Ashish Kumar Srivastav||Ashish Kumar Srivastav|
|General Secretary Technology||Hrishabh Narayan||S. Bhargav Naik||-||Tanmay Bhowmik||-|
|Second Senate Member||Kundan Amgoth||Kaustav Pradhan||Sourav Saha Roy||Vinay Kumar Singh||Avinash Sharma|