Jorhat-based computer scientist and author Devojyoti Borah has been chosen for the Ghanashyam Goswami Memorial Award for 2008. The award carries a citation and Rs 10,000 in cash for notable contributions to the field of science in the Assam. The award was instituted by the Ghanashyam Goswami Memorial Trust in 2001. The award was presented to Borah at a function held at Hatiyekhowa High School in Golaghat district on March 20, 2009.
Borah has 10 books to his credit. These are 1. Byaktigoto computuror purnanga byabaharik path, 2. DTP operatoror purnanga byabaharik hatputhi, 3. Xokolore babe internet, 4. Graphics designaror byabaharik hatputhi, 5. e-kotha, 6. i-kotha, 7. net-or oliye goliye 8. Xachitra Xankari quiz xambhar, 9. Unika quiz samahar, 10. Quiz protiyogitar quiz.
He regularly writes in the Dainik Janambhumi, the Amar Asom, the Janambhumi (weekely), Adinor Xombad, Dainik Batori, Mahekiya Keriyar Guide, Natun Awiskar, Adhar, Xamikshan, Prantik, etc.
Buljit Buragohain, IIT-Guwahati