Current Science
A Fortnightly Journal of Research
ISSN 0011-3891
Volume 119 - Issue 04: 25 Aug, 2020
In this Issue
In this issue
p. 0582 | Madhu, K. P.

Guest Editorial
Public ownership of research journals
p. 0583 | Gowrishankar, J.

News
Current Science Reports
p. 0585

National repository of fish cell lines: accelerating fish cell line research in fisheries and aquaculture
p. 0589 | Kumar, Murali S.; Kushwaha, Basdeo; Mishra, Akhilesh Kumar; Kumar, Ravindra; Lal, Kuldeep Kumar

Research News
C2 Revisited: experiment and theory
p. 0591 | Jemmis, Eluvathingal D.

Commentary
Can graphene be used to teach quantum mechanics?
p. 0593 | Dattagupta, Sushanta

Scientific Correspondence
Drone-borne magnetic measurements in India
p. 0598 | Babu, G. Ashok; Krishna, G. Vamsi; Tiwari, V. M.; Antony, R.; Suraj, C. S.; Vikas, K. T.; Murthy, P. V. S.

Unique polyphase deformational structures of Lunawada metasedimentary rocks identified from remote sensing imagery
p. 0600 | Roy, Priyom; Biswas, Ankita

Uranium and associated polymetallic mineralization in Palaeoproterozoic Khetabari Formation of Bomdila Group, Laggi Gamlin area, West Siang district, Arunachal Pradesh, India
p. 0603 | Patra, Santu; Gogoi, Jitu; Sharma, U. P.; Banerjee, Rahul; Sinha, D. K.

General Articles
Conservation of India’s agrobiodiversity towards increasing food, nutritional and livelihood security
p. 0607 | Jacob, C. Thomson; Parida, Ajay; Kumar, N. K. Krishna
doi: 10.18520/cs/v119/i4/607-612

The undernutrition conundrum in India: current scenario and the way forward
p. 0613 | Asha, K. K.; Mathew, Suseela; Prasad, M. M.; Ravishankar, C. N.
doi: 10.18520/cs/v119/i4/613-617

Integrated whitefly [Bemisia tabaci (Gennadius)] management in Bt-cotton in North India: an agroecosystem-wide community-based approach
p. 0618 | Kumar, Vijay; Kular, Jagdev Singh; Kumar, Rishi; Sidhu, Sukhdev Singh; Chhuneja, Pardeep Kumar
doi: 10.18520/cs/v119/i4/618-624

Research Account
Importance of vision, visibility and viability of Microbial Resource Centres
p. 0625 | Prakash, Om; Sharma, Avinash; Shouche, Yogesh S.
doi: 10.18520/cs/v119/i4/625-631

Research Articles
Horizontal and vertical profiling of soil organic carbon stock in Nagaland, North East India
p. 0632 | Mishra, Gaurav; Gorai, Amit Kumar
doi: 10.18520/cs/v119/i4/632-640

Quality assessment of Clinacanthus nutans leaf extracts by GC–MS-based metabolomics
p. 0641 | Devasvaran, Kogilavanee; Baharom, Nabilah Hanim; Chong, Hui Wen; Ramli, Rozi Nuraika; Chiu, Hock Ing; Lee, Chee Keong; Lim, Vuanghao
doi: 10.18520/cs/v119/i4/641-648

Diversity of diatom and carbon isotope characterization of soil organic matter in extreme climate, Sikkim Himalaya, India
p. 0649 | Dubey, Jyotsna; Thakur, Biswajeet; Agrawal, Shailesh; Sharma, Anupam; Morthekai, P.; Srivastava, Vaibhava; Ali, S. Nawaz
doi: 10.18520/cs/v119/i4/649-660

Assessment of soil carbon dioxide efflux and its controlling factors in moist temperate forest of West Himalayas
p. 0661 | Kumar, Parmanand; Singh, Ranjeet; Singh, Hukum; Chand, Tara; Bala, N.
doi: 10.18520/cs/v119/i4/661-669

A tale of two species: human and peafowl interactions in human-dominated landscapes influence each other’s behaviour
p. 0670 | Paranjpe, Dhanashree; Dange, Priyanka
doi: 10.18520/cs/v119/i4/670-679

City-level route planning with time-dependent networks
p. 0680 | Kumar, B. Anil; Gracious, Rony; Gangrade, Chitrak; Vanajakshi, Lelitha Devi
doi: 10.18520/cs/v119/i4/680-690

Research Communication
Conversion of gate valve into a flow measuring device
p. 0691 | Bhilare, S. L.; Hinge, G. A.
doi: 10.18520/cs/v119/i4/691-695

Optimization for single- and double-electrode high-tension separators using surface methodology to recover titanium minerals from Red Sediments, Odisha, India
p. 0695 | Kumar, Asnani Chandru; Srikant, Satya Sai; Rao, Raghupatruni Bhima; Mandre, N. R.
doi: 10.18520/cs/v119/i4/695-699

Parasitism ecology of sandalwood (Santalum album L.) for commercial production in the semi-arid tropics
p. 0699 | Doddabasawa; Chittapur, B. M.; Lokesh, R.
doi: 10.18520/cs/v119/i4/699-703

Extensive occurrence of Fe–Mn crusts and nodules on seamounts in the southern Andaman Sea, India
p. 0704 | Dinesh, A. C.; Nisha, N. V.; Varghese, Saju; Pillai, Rachna; Prasad, Durga; Baraik, Satyendra; Ramesh, Rajani P.; Joshi, Rajesh Kumar; Meitei, Soibam I.; Jishnu, B. K.; Manoj, R. V.; Nagasundaram, M.
doi: 10.18520/cs/v119/i4/704-708

Ethnic food habits of the Sumi tribe, Nagaland, India
p. 0708 | Yeptho, Lydia; Ajungla, T.; Kichu, Asangla; Singh, Maibam Romeo
doi: 10.18520/cs/v119/i4/708-712

Book Reviews
The Technology Trap: Capital, Labor and Power in the Age of Automation. Carl Benedikt Frey
p. 0713 | Patke, Milind S.

Personal News
C. S. Seshadri (1932–2020)
p. 0715 | Narasimhan, M. S.

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