Lahore: The 24th annual edition of The Scientific Ravi, a prestigious science research magazine of the Government College University Lahore, was unveiled on Tuesday at a prestigious launch ceremony at the Government College University Lahore. Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Hassan Amir Shah unveiled the magazine in presence of its editorial team, faculty members and students.
Addressing the ceremony, Editor Maham Naz said the new edition comprises of 98 articles by the university science students, few foreign authors, faculty members and Old Ravians. She said the university’s each department has dedicatedly given articles. This current edition also features new sections such as “How Stuff Works”, “Science Jokes” and “Science versus Myth” which are both entertaining and informative for the readers.
Speaking on the occasion, Vice Chancellor Prof Shah lauded the efforts of magazine’s editor and associate editors, saying the research magazine had been named after the River Ravi as the flowing river was referred as the symbolic continuity of thoughts and innovative ideas of GCU students, alumni and faculty members which were expressed through the magazine. He said that the publication was also very close to his heart as he had also remained the Advisor, The Scientific Ravi during his tenure as Professor of Physics at GCU.
The Scientific Ravi Associate Editors Khawaja Nabeel, Shahroz Naeem, Tehreem Wajid, Muzammil Zaidi, Khadija Tirmizi, Areeba Nadeem, Iqra Zafar, Shahroz Aslam, Zain-ul-Abideen, Khansa Rafique, Zuriyat Jabbar, Muhammad Madni and Nauman Gondal also attended the launch.