SMIT Asst Prof defends PhD

Gangtok, 26 Apr: Akash Kumar Bhoi, working as Assistant Professor at Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technology (SMIT) under Sikkim Manipal University (SMU), successfully defended his PhD thesis on 17 Apr on the topic, "Characterization of QT-Complex for Detection of Ischemic Heart Disease (IHD) and Ventricular Tachyarrhythmia (VT) using Electrocardiogram.” He completed his PhD under the supervision of Prof Karma Sonam Sherpa, Registrar, SMU, and Prof Bidita Khandelwal, HoD, Gen Medicine, CRH and SMIMS, Sikkim. He has now been recommended for the award of degree by the Board of Examiners of Sikkim Manipal University. The degree will be awarded to him at the next convocation of SMU, a press release informs.