Chief Scientific Officer (CSO)
IGCRT commenced its journey as one of the full-fledged institute in October 2001. The R&D sectors of this institute encompass the fields of glass, ceramics, bio-ceramics, composite cement, refractory, cost effective and eco friendly building materials, cement, pigment, tiles, potter, porcelain etc. All are these are immensely important in the perspective of national interest. Indeed the scientists of IGCRT trying their best effort to underpin a healthy R&D infrastructure for the socio economic development of Bangladesh. Besides carrying out regular R&D assignments, IGCRT also involves in offering analytical services to solve various fundamental and applied problems, training programs as well as supervising research students of different universities.
Professor Dr. Md. Aftab Ali Shaikh
August 26, 2020, Professor. Md. Aftab Ali Sheikh joined as Chairman of BCSIR.