The Department of Physics, School of Science in association with the School of Life Science and Biotechnology has organised the First of the series “ADAMAS University Research Colloquium 2019” through the invited talk with the title “Translational Research in Solid State Physics and Material Science” on 5th September, 2019. Professor Arup K. Raychaudhuri, Formerly Director, S. N. Bose National Centre for Basic Sciences, Kolkata and Formerly Director, National Physical Laboratory, New Delhi has delivered the talk. Prof. Raychaudhuri is the recipient of Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Award, Meghnad Saha Medal, J.C. Bose Fellowship, Homi Bhaba Medal (INSA), and Distinguished Materials Scientist of the Year Award. Prof. Raychaudhuri has spoken about the research that looks at how best to translate research into practice and addressed particular gaps in the process of translation. An audience of around 80 participants has witnessed the very relevant presentation of Prof. Arup K. Raychaudhuri.