Current Science
A Fortnightly Journal of Research
ISSN 0011-3891
Volume 102 - Issue 07: 10 Apr, 2012
In this Issue
In this issue
p. 0952

Editorial
Teaching Research: Addressing a New Generation
p. 0953 | Balaram, P.

Correspondence
Need for a national prehistoric museum
p. 0955 | Prasad, G. V. R.

Kalinga Prize: China yet to figure in the list
p. 0956 | Jain, N. C.

Stressful research
p. 0956 | Dutta, Himangshu

Fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society
p. 0956 | Kochhar, Rajesh

What should our policy be for appointing non-Indian citizens as heads of public institutions?
p. 0957 | Gowrishankar, J.

Opium threat in the Eastern Himalayan zone of Arunachal Pradesh, North East India
p. 0957 | Tangjang, S.; Namsa, Nima Dondu

Addendum to ‘Meeting India’s future needs of electricity through renewable energy sources’
p. 0959 | Sukhatme, S. P.

Mitigating pollution may help prevent violent conflicts
p. 0960 | Chan, Alvin Y.

News
Antarctica: new territory of international dispute
p. 0961 | Sarkar, Jaimini

Non-tragedy of the commons
p. 0962 | Monto, Geethanjali

Commentary
India’s water balance and evapotranspiration
p. 0964 | Jain, Sharad K.

Strengthening ethics of ethics committees in India
p. 0967 | Srivastava, J. S.

Scientific Correspondence
Neem, the wonder tree, under attack: a new major pest
p. 0969 | Mishra, Geetanjali; Omkar

Egg-laying trends in black redstart (Phoenicurus ochruros Gmelin)
p. 0970 | Dolenec, Zdravko; Dolenec, Petra; Kralj, Jelena

General Articles
Nuclear India – to be or not to be?
p. 0973 | Monto, Geethanjali

IWRM and IRBM concepts envisioned in Indian water policies
p. 0986 | Harsha, J.

Review Articles
Phthalocyanines: potential alternative sensitizers to Ru(II) polypyridyl complexes for dye-sensitized solar cells
p. 0991 | Giribabu, L.; Sudhakar, K.; Velkannan, V.

The Thar Desert and its antiquity
p. 1001 | Dhir, R. P.; Singhvi, A. K.

Research Articles
Molecular docking studies on JNK inhibitors at the allosteric JNK–JIP interaction site
p. 1009 | Rao, Shashidhar N.; Balaji, Vitukudi N.

Assessment of enteric methane emission of Indian livestock in different agro-ecological regions
p. 1017 | Singh, Sultan; Kushwaha, B. P.; Nag, S.K; Bhattacharya, S; Gupta, P. K.; Mishra, A.K; Singh, A

Occurrence, distribution and troglomorphisms of subterranean fishes of peninsular India
p. 1028 | Vincent, Moncey

Research Communication
Low-cost facility for assessing impact of carbon dioxide on crops
p. 1035 | Chakrabarti, B.; Singh, S. D.; Kumar, S. Naresh; Aggarwal, P. K.; Pathak, H.; Nagarajan, S.

Compositional and morphological analysis of high resolution remote sensing data over central peak of Tycho crater on the Moon: implications for understanding lunar interior
p. 1041 | Chauhan, Prakash; Kaur, Prabhjot; Srivastava, Neeraj; Bhattacharya, Satadru; Ajai; Kumar, A. S. Kiran; Goswami, J. N.

Impact of vehicular traffic on the use of highway edges by large mammals in a South Indian wildlife reserve
p. 1047 | Gubbi, Sanjay; Poornesha, H. C.; Madhusudan, M. D.

Biopesticide formulation to control tomato lepidopteran pest menace
p. 1051 | Arora, Sumitra; Kanojia, Ashok K.; Kumar, Ashok; Mogha, Navin; Sahu, Vikrant

Book Reviews
Velvet Revolution at the Synchrotron: Biology, Physics and Change in Science. Park Doing
p. 1058 | Sanyal, M. K.

A Forest History of India. Richard P. Tucker
p. 1059 | Raman, T. R. Shankar

Mineral Processing to Elemental Science in the Medieval World: India and Europe. Arun Kumar Biswas
p. 1060 | Natarajan, K. A.

Personal News
B. P. Radhakrishna (1918–2012)
p. 1062 | Srinivasan, R.

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India Alliance Margdarshi Fellowships
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ISCA Young Scientist’s Programme: 2012–2013
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DST Sponsored SERB School in Chronobiology
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Invites Nominations from Scientists/Researchers for Forthcoming IODP Expeditions - National Centre for Antarctic and Ocean Research
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Sir Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya Chair Professor in Geospatial Technologies
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ICMR International Fellowships - Indian Council of Medical Research
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Announcement for Awards: 2012–2013 - The Indian Science Congress Association
p. 1070

Hyderabad Eye Research Foundation (HERF)
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Junior Research Fellow - Banaras Hindu University
p. 1071

JRF Position in DAE-BRNS Project - Inter-University Accelerator Centre
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Advertisement for Recruitment of Professor for CDOS Stone Research Chair - Malaviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur
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Recruitment of Professor - Jai Narain Vyas University, Jodhpur
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Junior Research Fellow - Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
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Senior Research Fellow - Foundation for Research in Genetics and Endocrinology
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Junior Research Fellow - Alagappa University, Karaikudi 630 003
p. 1073

University of Hyderabad
p. 1073

Junior Research Fellow - Jawaharlal Nehru University
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Junior Research Fellow - Department of Manufacturing Engineering
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Research Fellow - Gandhigram Rural Institute – Deemed University
p. 1074

Swami Ramanand Teerth, Marathwada University
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Science Writing Internships-Current Science
p. 1075

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