Read Aidakyeva's article.
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His lectures on Computer Sciences are telecasted over Doordarshan and his several talks on IT related topics have been broadcasted on All India Radio. He has worked as deputy director at computer division of Indira Gandhi National Open University, New Delhi where he was instrumental in establishing a satellite based network (Edusat). He was given the gold medal by IGNOU for innovation in Open and distance learning. He is fellow of IETE, and life member of IE, CSI and ISTE in India. He has delivered keynote addresses at several national and international conferences. He has published research papers in several International and National Journals. His research interest includes wireless networking, mobile communication, computer architecture and use of mobile and satellite technology in distance education.
Dr. R. C. Sharma, holds a PhD in Education in the area of Educational Technology and is currently the Director of Distance Education at the Institute of Distance and Continuing Education under the auspices of Commonwealth Fund for Technical Cooperation, United Kingdom, London at the University of Guyana, Georgetown. He has worked with Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) and has been a teacher trainer and has taught Educational Technology, Educational Research and Statistics, Educational Measurement and Evaluation, Special Education, Psychodynamics of Mental Health Courses. He has conducted many Human Development training programmes for the in - and pre-service teachers. He had established a Centre of ICT in the College he was working. He is a member of many committees on implementation of technology in the Open University. His areas of specialization include staff development, on-line learning, student support services in open and distance learning, and teacher education.
Dr. Sharma is the co-Editor of 'Asian Journal of Distance Education' ISSN 1347-9008, (www.ASIANJDE.org). In addition to these, he is/has been on the Editorial Advisory Board of "International Review of Research in Open and Distance Learning", online journal published by Athabasca University, Canada, www.irrodl.org, "Distance Education", "Indian Journal of Open Learning" published by IGNOU, and "International Journal of Distance Education Technologies" published by IGI-Global, USA. He has co-authored a book on DISTANCE EDUCATION RESEARCH, co-edited a book entitled "Interactive Multimedia in Education and Training" and "Cases on Global E-Learning Practices: Successes and Pitfalls" (Co-Editor Dr Sanjaya Mishra, both from Idea Group, USA). He is also an Advisory Board Member and author for the "Encyclopedia of Distance Learning" (four-volume set) released by Idea Group Publishing. His latest edited book entitled, "Ethical Practices and Implications in Distance Learning" (2008) (Co-editor Prof Ugur Demiray) has been published from IGI-Global, USA.
Read Jasola & Sharma's article.
Read Khan's article.
Read Madhu's article.
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Read Dr. Rangarajan's article.
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Read Wang's article.
Phil is Chairman Emeritus of the Board and formerly President of the United States Distance Learning Association, and former president (and co-founder) of the Federal Government Distance Learning Association. He is on the Editorial Board of the American Journal of Distance Education, the Board of Advisors of the Chief Learning Officer magazine, and on the Board of Advisors of Satellite Application Conference & Expo (SATCON).
Read Westfall's article.
Read Holden & Westfall's article.
Read Yan's article.
The Role of Satellites in Distance Education
Context for Satellite Use