Current Science
A Fortnightly Journal of Research
ISSN 0011-3891
Volume 89 - Issue 12: 25 Dec, 2005
In this Issue
In this issue
p. 1971

Guest Editorial
A Celebration of Albert Einstein
p. 1973 | Mukunda, N.

Back to basics
p. 1975 | Jacob, Sunita

Corchorus pseudo-olitorius Islam & Zaid: wrong interpretation of the original paper and misquotation of the authors
p. 1975 | Islam, Ahmad S.

Corchorus pseudo-olitorius Islam & Zaid: wrong interpretation of the original paper and misquotation of the authors(Response)
p. 1975 | Raju, Vatsavaya S.

Coolieization of India
p. 1975 | Siddhartha, V.

Structure and tectonics of Kutch basin and earthquakes
p. 1977 | Roy, A. B.

Experimental physics
p. 1978

Towards developing a better appreciation of the seismicity and tectonics of Andaman and Nicobar subduction zone
p. 1979 | Rajendran, C. P.; Mohan, P. M.

Scientific Correspondence
Hypericin accumulation in glands of Hypericum perforatum Linn.
p. 1981 | Raina, R.; Singh, Joginder; Chand, Romesh; Sharma, Yashpal

Identifying the dietary source of polyphagous Helicoverpa armigera (Hübner) using carbon isotope signatures
p. 1982 | Ambika, T.; Sheshshayee, M. S.; Viraktamath, C. A.; Udayakumar, M.

General Articles
Contributions and contradictions of Einstein - synthesis of knowledge of the West with wisdom of the East
p. 1985 | Banerjee, Sudhish Chandra

Citation analysis of scientific journals and journal impact measures
p. 1990 | Moed, Henk F.

Review Articles
Counting birds in India: Methodologies and trends
p. 1997 | Urfi, A. J.; Sen, Monalisa; Kalam, A.; Meganathan, T.

Codal provisions of seismic hazard in Northeast India
p. 2004 | Das, Sandip; Gupta, Vinay K.; Gupta, Ishwer D.

On Einstein's resolution of the twin clock paradox
p. 2009 | Unnikrishnan, C. S.

Research Articles
EPR spectroscopic characteristics of quartz from tungsten-mineralized and tungsten-free quartz veins in Sewariya-Govindgarh area, Rajasthan, India
p. 2016 | Dhanya, U.; Pandian, M. S.; Shiyamala, C.; Sivasubramaniam, R.; Ponraju, D.; Rao, P. Sambasiva

Performance evaluation of ANN and geomorphology-based models for runoff and sediment yield prediction for a Canadian watershed
p. 2022 | Sarangi, A.; Madramootoo, C. A.; Enright, P.; Prasher, S. O.; Patel, R. M.

Special Section: The Legacy of Albert Einstein The Legacy of Albert Einstein (Guest Editor: Spenta R. Wadia)
Head of Einstein, Jacob Epstein, 1955. Courtesy of the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai.
p. 2034

Einstein and the search for unification
p. 2035 | Gross, David

Einstein and geometry
p. 2041 | Atiyah, Michael

String theory and Einstein's dream
p. 2045 | Sen, Ashoke

Black hole entropy in string theory - A window into the quantum structure of gravity
p. 2054 | Dabholkar, Atish

The winding road to quantum gravity
p. 2064 | Ashtekar, Abhay

Einstein in Berne, 1905. Courtesy of the Leo Baeck Institute, New York
p. 2075

Brownian functionals in Physics and Computer Science
p. 2076 | Majumdar, Satya N.

Bose-Einstein condensation: Where many become one and so there is plenty of room at the bottom
p. 2093 | Kumar, N.

Einstein and the quantum
p. 2101 | Singh, Virendra

Einstein lecturing at College de France (1922). Courtesy of the Leo Baeck Institute, New York
p. 2113

Einstein's legacy: Relativistic cosmology
p. 2114 | Narlikar, Jayant V.

Einstein's universe: The challenge of dark energy
p. 2120 | Sarkar, Subir

Gravitational radiation - In celebration of Einstein's Annus Mirabilis
p. 2129 | Sathyaprakash, B. S.

Einstein, Yukawa, Wheeler and Bhabha at Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton. (Courtesy: Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai)
p. 2140

Albert Einstein: Radical pacifist and democrat
p. 2141 | Jayaraman, T.

Einstein in his Study at Princeton. Photo by Alan Richards, Courtesy of the Archives of the Institute for Advanced Study
p. 2146

Research Communications
Estimation of crystallinity in flyash-based zeolite-A using XRD and IR spectroscopy
p. 2147 | Rayalu, S. S.; Udhoji, J. S.; Meshram, S. U.; Naidu, R. R.; Devotta, S.

Cold-tolerant fluorescent Pseudomonas isolates from Garhwal Himalayas as potential plant growth promoting and biocontrol agents in pea
p. 2151 | Negi, Yogesh Kumar; Garg, S. K.; Kumar, J.

Histochemical and biochemical studies of parasite-host interaction of Cassytha filiformis Linn. and Zizyphus jujuba Lamk.
p. 2156 | Abubacker, M. N.; Prince, M.; Hariharan, Y.

Long-term lowland rice and arable cropping effects on carbon and nitrogen status of some semi-arid tropical soils
p. 2159 | Sahrawat, K. L.; Bhattacharyya, T.; Wani, S. P.; Chandran, P.; Ray, S. K.; Pal, D. K.; Padmaja, K. V.

Water quality variations as linked to landuse pattern: A case study in Chalakudy river basin, Kerala
p. 2163 | Chattopadhyay, Srikumar; Rani, L. Asa; Sangeetha, P. V.

Avian brain nomenclature change
p. 2169 | Sadananda, Monika

Book Reviews
Duelling Idiots and Other Probability Puzzlers by Paul J. Nahin
p. 2170 | Pandit, Sudhir

Measuring Biological Diversity by Anne E. Magurran
p. 2170 | Kunte, Krushnamegh

Citation Analysis in Research Evaluation by Henk F. Moed
p. 2171 | Arunachalam, Subbiah

It's About Time - Understanding Einstein's Relativity by N. David Mermin
p. 2172 | Vishveshwara, C. V.

Historical Notes
Folklore and Astronomy: Agastya a sage and a star
p. 2174 | Abhyankar, K. D.

Bharathidasan University
p. 2177

Department of Science and Technology
p. 2178

p. 2179

p. 2180

Banaras Hindu University
p. 2181

Sir Dorabji Tata Centre for Research in Tropical Diseases
p. 2181

Banaras Hindu University
p. 2182

University of Agricultural Sciences
p. 2182

Centre for Environmental Management of Degraded Ecosystems
p. 2183

Department of Chemistry, University of Lucknow
p. 2183

Sri Paramakalyani Centre for Environmental Sciences
p. 2183

Institutional Members
Institutional Members
p. 2184

Current Science Association List of Institutional members (Updated as on 12-12-2005)
p. 2184

p. 2187

Author Index
Author Index
p. 2190

Index to Current Science, Volume 89, July-December 2005
p. 2190

Keyword Index
Keyword Index
p. 2199

Volume Contents
Volume Contents
p. 2209

Third Indo-Australian Conference on Biotechnology
p. 2229

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