Current Science
A Fortnightly Journal of Research
ISSN 0011-3891
Volume 122 - Issue 05: 10 Mar, 2022
In this Issue
In this issue
p. 0498

Editorial
Air pollution climate change on lung health
p. 0499 | Paramesh, H.

Correspondence
A new quest for the Moon
p. 0501 | Banerjee, Debabrata

The Elsevier–Stanford List and the Research skyscape over the IISc and IITs
p. 0502 | Prathap, Gangan

Acknowledging the influence of Carlos F. Barbas III’s work on organocatalysis
p. 0503 | Prabhakaran, Erode N.

News
Current Science Reports
p. 0504

2022 King Faisal International Prize for Science and Medicine
p. 0508 | Khan, Sameen Ahmed

Cranioplasty treatment for human healthcare
p. 0509 | Jeyapriya, T. J.; Choudhury, Sulob Roy; Basu, Bikramjit; Bagde, Ashutosh; Zahiruddin, Quazi

Opinion
Can pandemics like COVID-19 be linked to forest degradation and biodiversity loss?
p. 0511 | Chakrabarty, Arghya; Giri, Krishna; Mishra, Gaurav

Mucormycosis epidemic and biosecurity concerns of biocontrol agents in the cropping system
p. 0512 | Prabha, K.

Scientific Correspondence
Feasibility of hydrate technology for natural gas storage and transportation
p. 0513 | Prasad, Pinnelli S. R.; Kiran, Burla Sai

Fusarium verticillioides as an acaropathogenic fungus on two-spotted red spider mite (Tetranychus urticae Koch) from South Gujarat, India
p. 0514 | Patel, R. K.; Ghetiya, L. V.; Bhimani, H. D.

General Articles
Estimating minimum energy requirement for transitioning to a net-zero, developed India in 2070
p. 0517 | Bhattacharyya, Rupsha; Singh, K. K.; Grover, R. B.; Bhanja, K.
doi: 10.18520/cs/v122/i5/517-527

Excess power at cellphone towers to sustain cold chain for COVID-19 and other vaccines in off-the-grid rural areas in India
p. 0528 | Rao, C. Kameswara; Rubin, Harvey
doi: 10.18520/cs/v122/i5/528-532

Review Articles
Process-based modelling of soil erosion: scope and limitation in the Indian context
p. 0533 | Kar, Saswat Kumar; Kumar, Suresh; Sankar, M.; Patra, S.; Singh, R. M.; Shrimali, S. S.; Ojasvi, P. R.
doi: 10.18520/cs/v122/i5/533-541

Research Articles
Bearing capacity of spatially variable unsaturated fly ash deposit using random field theory
p. 0542 | Anand, Abhijit; Sarkar, Rajib
doi: 10.18520/cs/v122/i5/542-556

Analysing the implications of electrification of public transport buses in Pune city, India
p. 0557 | Jaywant, Suvedh; Kanitkar, Tejal
doi: 10.18520/cs/v122/i5/557-568

Impact of data assimilation on a calibrated WRF model for the prediction of tropical cyclones over the Bay of Bengal
p. 0569 | Baki, Harish; Balaji, C.; Srinivasan, Balaji
doi: 10.18520/cs/v122/i5/569-583

Seasonal variation of wave power potential in the coastal areas of India
p. 0584 | Sirisha, P.; Remya, P. G.; Janardhanan, Jimna; Nair, T. M. Balakrishnan
doi: 10.18520/cs/v122/i5/584-590

Public perception of flood risks and warnings in the flood-prone Kashmir Valley, India
p. 0591 | Parvaze, Sabah; Khan, Junaid Nazir; Kumar, Rohitashw; Allaie, Saqib Parvaze
doi: 10.18520/cs/v122/i5/591-599

Soil quality mapping in the groundnut belt of erstwhile Mahabubnagar District, Telangana, India using GIS
p. 0600 | Sannidi, Sushma; Bindu, G. S. Madhu; Neelima, T. L.; Umadevi, M.
doi: 10.18520/cs/v122/i5/600-608

Habitat suitability analysis for blackbuck (Antilope cervicapra) in Nahar Wildlife Sanctuary, Haryana, India
p. 0609 | Chandel, Poonam; Kumar, Ritesh; Bishnoi, Promila; Kumar, Vinod; Kumar, K. E. Mothi
doi: 10.18520/cs/v122/i5/609-617

Research Communication
Growth, biomass and carbon sequestration of fast-growing tree species under high-density plantation in Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh, India
p. 0618 | Singh, Bijay Kumar; Tomar, Anita; Khan, Faraz Ahmad; Beauty, Kumari
doi: 10.18520/cs/v122/i5/618-622

Molecular phylogeny of the dung beetle fauna (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) of the Western Ghats biodiversity hotspot
p. 0623 | Asha, G.; Sinu, Palatty Allesh
doi: 10.18520/cs/v122/i5/623-628

Book Reviews
The Design & Development of Novel Drugs and Vaccines: Principles and Protocols. Tarun Kumar Bhatt and Surendra Nimesh (eds)
p. 0629 | Maity, Biswanath; Kumar, Dinesh; Dhawan, Alok

The Saga of Atomic Energy in India – Why is Nuclear Power still Subcritical? Mahadeva R. Iyer
p. 0630 | Vaidyanathan, G.

Announcements
Announcement
p. 0631

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NASI–Reliance Industries Platinum Jubilee Awards for the Year 2022 for Application Oriented Innovations Covering both Physical and Biological Sciences - The National Academy of Sciences, India
p. 0632

NASI–Young Scientist Platinum Jubilee Awards for the Year 2022 - The National Academy of Sciences, India
p. 0633

Director - Tocklai Tea Research Institute of Tea Research Association
p. 0634

Nominations are invited for Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Prize for Science and Technology 2022
p. 0635

4th International Conference on Current Trends in Materials Science and Engineering 2022
p. 0635

Nomination for 2021 AVRA Young Scientist Award
p. 0636

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