Current Science
A Fortnightly Journal of Research
ISSN 0011-3891
Volume 122 - Issue 01: 10 Jan, 2022
In this Issue
In this issue
p. 0006

Guest Editorial
Sea farming and saline water agriculture
p. 0007 | Mehta, M. H.

Amphibians need legal protection
p. 0009 | Saikia, Bhaskar; Sinha, Bikramjit

Indian S&T journals: the way forward
p. 0010 | Raju, N. Vasantha

Indian S&T journals: the way forward - Response
p. 0011 | Mahesh, G.

Current Science Reports
p. 0012

Indian Academy of Sciences, Bengaluru – 87th annual meeting
p. 0016 | Krishnan, Arjun R.; Pawar, Pratik; Priya, S.

Innovation barriers and a possibility kaleidoscope: the NEP imperative
p. 0018 | Takur, Archana; Salil, S.

Scientific Correspondence
The Santalum album is unique from seed to wood
p. 0021 | Bhaskaran, M.; Umarani, R.; Tilak, M.

Potential of integrated approach of zinc fortification in maize
p. 0023 | Nandini, P.; Laxminarayana, P.; Rekha, K. Bhanu; Anjaiah, T.

General Articles
Archaeomagnetic prospecting in Indian archaeology: comprehending its applica­tion in excavations at Lothal, Sisupalgarh and Keeladi
p. 0026 | Singh, Jennice
doi: 10.18520/cs/v122/i1/26-28

Review Articles
Transitions in traditional dwellings
p. 0029 | Henna, Khadeeja; Mani, Monto
doi: 10.18520/cs/v122/i1/29-38

Research Account
Molecular insights into crystallization of minerals: the case of first-row transition metal salt hydrates
p. 0039 | Thomas, Preethi; Tewari, Shailabh; Jadon, Manisha; Singh, Bharti; Ramanan, Arunachalam
doi: 10.18520/cs/v122/i1/39-46

Research Articles
Xanthone from Swertia chirata exerts chemotherapeutic potential against colon carcinoma
p. 0047 | Barua, Atish; Choudhury, Pritha; Nag, Niraj; Nath, Anirban; Kundagrami, Sabyasachi; Pal, Amit; Panda, Chinmay Kumar; Saha, Prosenjit
doi: 10.18520/cs/v122/i1/47-55

Soil organic carbon variation under sub-tropical forest of Himachal Pradesh, India
p. 0056 | Kumari, Bandna; Tiwari, Avinash; Sharma, Sangeeta; Anjum, Jasra
doi: 10.18520/cs/v122/i1/56-60

Quantification and economic valuation of carbon sequestration from smallholder multifunctional agroforestry: a study from the foothills of the Nilgiris, India
p. 0061 | Keerthika, A.; Parthiban, K. T.
doi: 10.18520/cs/v122/i1/61-69

Crop coefficient for coffee as a function of leaf area index
p. 0070 | Sant’Ana, J. A. do Vale; Colombo, A.; Junior, J. J. da Silva; Scalco, M. S.; Silva, R. A. da
doi: 10.18520/cs/v122/i1/70-76

A new optimization approach to enhance seismic performance of lead rubber bearing-isolated steel moment-resisting frames under extreme events
p. 0077 | Panda, Jagajyoti; Ray-Chaudhuri, Samit
doi: 10.18520/cs/v122/i1/77-86

Education for sustainability: curriculum provisions and teaching–learning in India
p. 0087 | Dixit, Shalini; Sehrawat, Gargi
doi: 10.18520/cs/v122/i1/87-92

Research Communications
Cyclical assessment of superoxide anion-radical generation and characterization of linking physiological parameters in wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) seedlings
p. 0093 | Batjuka, A.
doi: 10.18520/cs/v122/i1/93-98

A balloon-borne experiment for quasi-Lagrangian frame of reference measurements of intrinsic frequency spectrum of gravity waves in the stratosphere
p. 0098 | Kumar, Karanam Kishore; Subrahmanyam, K. V.; Kumar, B. Suneel; Suneeth, K. V.; Pramitha, M.; Koushik, N.; Nagedra, N.; Peter, G. Stalin
doi: 10.18520/cs/v122/i1/98-103

Book Reviews
C.V. Raman and the Press: Science Reporting and Image Building: PART III: The Raman Research Institute Period. Rajinder Singh
p. 0104 | Virk, Hardev Singh

Cancers in the Urban Environment: How Malignant Diseases are Caused and Distributed Among the Diverse People and Neighborhoods of a Major Global Metropolis, 2nd Edition. Thomas M. Mack
p. 0105 | Mishra, Pradyumna Kumar; Bhargava, Arpit

Personal News
Hiriyakkanavar Junjappa (1936–2021)
p. 0107 | Chandrasekaran, S.; Sivaram, S.

Senior Research Scientists - Shriram Institute for Industrial Research
p. 0109

Junior and Middle Level Research Scientists and AI Professionals - Shriram Institute for Industrial Research
p. 0110

Scientists on Direct Recruitment Basis - National Institute of Plant Genome Research
p. 0111

Faculty Director, Sapien Labs Center for the Human Brain and Mind at Krea University
p. 0112

Chief Executive Officer - Center of Innovative and Applied Bioprocessing
p. 0113

Call for Proposals - COVID CSIR AMD Research Engagement Network
p. 0114

Invites Applications/Nominations for Awards - Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research
p. 0114

2022 Admission Open for Ph.D. Programs - Shiv Nadar University, Chennai
p. 0115

Junior Research Fellowship - Physical Research Laboratory
p. 0115

Two Junior Research Fellows - Physical Research Laboratory
p. 0115

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