Current Science
A Fortnightly Journal of Research
ISSN 0011-3891
Volume 93 - Issue 04: 25 Aug, 2007
In this Issue
In this issue
p. 0440

Probing misconduct - Role of SSV
p. 0441 | Chopra, K. L.

Impact of Indian journals on science
p. 0442 | Kozak, Marcin

Offshore sand: An alternative?
p. 0442 | Shareef, N. M.

Response to the NCCS case
p. 0442 | Rangaswami, Hema

Evaluation of present pollution control regime in India
p. 0443 | Babu, K. Lenin; Manasi, S.

Sponges: An invertebrate of bioactive potential
p. 0444 | Jain, Roopesh; Tiwari, Archana

Conserving Deepar Beel Ramsar Site, Assam
p. 0445 | Gogoi, R.

Boerhaavia diffusa: An over-exploited plant of medicinal importance in eastern Uttar Pradesh
p. 0446 | Singh, Arvind

Can bank erosion of streams be stopped?
p. 0447 | Sengupta, Supriya M.

Uterine cervical cancer - Prevention and control
p. 0447 | Satyanarayana, L.; Asthana, Smita

The International Polar Year (2007-09): An impetus to polar research
p. 0449 | Khare, N.

Meeting Report
Stem cell research and therapy
p. 0450 | Hiremath, M. B.; Nerli, R. B.

Research News
Observation of exotic heavy baryons
p. 0451 | Ananthanarayan, B.; Choudhary, Keshav; Mohapatra, Lishibanya; Patil, Indrajeet; Rustagi, Avinash; Shivaraj, K.

Magnetic trapping of light
p. 0452 | Desai, J. N.

Technical Note
A multipurpose device for protein concentration, dialysis and buffer exchange
p. 0454 | Divya, M. P.; Rajput, Y. S.

LitFriend: A software package for personalized management of bibliographic information and its citation
p. 0456 | Sreekumar, S.; Biju, C. K.; Sankar, G. Hari; Krishnan, P. N.

Scientific Correspondence
Sago starch: An economical substitute for in vitro primary screening of starch utilizing microorganisms
p. 0459 | Binky, R. B.; Saikiran, R.; Tushar, S.; Umesh, P.; Yogesh, J.; Syed, A. N.

Uranium-thorium-rich zircon in a granitoid dyke along the Shyok Suture Zone, Nubra-Shyok River Valley, Northern Ladakh, India
p. 0461 | Upadhyay, Rajeev

RAPD markers for hybrid seed purity testing in tomato (Solanum lycopersicum L. )
p. 0462 | Singh, Namrata; Singh, Major; Kumar, Sanjeet; Kumar, Rajesh; Singh, Vineeta; Prasanna, H. C.; Rai, Mathura

General Articles
Neutrino physics - An expanding realm
p. 0464 | Mukherjee, Shankar Nath

Impact of tropical cyclone on total ozone measured by TOMS-EP over the Indian region
p. 0471 | Singh, Devendra; Singh, Virendra

Review Articles
Solar variability in the past and palaeoclimate data pertaining to the southwest monsoon
p. 0477 | Tiwari, Manish; Ramesh, Rengaswamy

Research Articles
Equatorial F-region plasma drifts: A study using OI 630 nm emission all-sky images
p. 0488 | Kishore, M. Hari; Mukherjee, G. K.

A numerical study of projectile impact on mild steel armour plates
p. 0498 | Raguraman, M.; Deb, A.; Gupta, N. K.

Unsupervised image segmentation using finite doubly truncated Gaussian mixture model and hierarchical clustering
p. 0507 | Yarramalle, Srinivas; Rao, K. Srinivasa

Variation in geometric arrangement of particles in kaolinite clay due to shear deformation using SEM technique
p. 0515 | Sachan, Ajanta

Chemical and strontium isotopic composition of Kaveri, Palar and Ponnaiyar rivers: Significance to weathering of granulites and granitic gneisses of southern Peninsular India
p. 0523 | Pattanaik, Jitendra K.; Balakrishnan, S.; Bhutani, Rajneesh; Singh, Pramod

Foraging ecology and time-activity budget of the Arunachal macaque Macaca munzala - A preliminary study
p. 0532 | Kumar, R. Suresh; Mishra, Charudutt; Sinha, Anindya

Research Communication
Modification of coal tar pitch by chemical method to reduce benzo(a)pyrene
p. 0540 | Kaushik, S.; Raina, R. K.; Bhatia, G.; Verma, G. L.; Khandal, R. K.

Bioactivity of essential oils and sesquiterpenes of Chloroxylon swietenia DC against Helicoverpa armigera
p. 0544 | Kiran, S. Ravi; Devi, P. Sita; Reddy, K. Janardhan

Pollination biology of large cardamom (Amomum subulatum)
p. 0548 | Sinu, Palatty Allesh; Shivanna, K. R.

Fishes of the Khuiala Formation (Early Eocene) of the Jaisalmer Basin, Western Rajasthan, India
p. 0553 | Kumar, Kishor; Rana, Rajendra Singh; Singh, Hukam

A positive 'amount effect' in the Sahayadri (Western Ghats) rainfall
p. 0560 | Yadava, M. G.; Ramesh, R.; Pandarinath, K.

Late Quaternary bedrock incision in the Narmada river at Dardi Falls
p. 0564 | Gupta, Avijit; Kale, Vishwas S.; Owen, Lewis A.; Singhvi, A. K.

Landslide-dammed lakes in the Alaknanda Basin, Lesser Himalaya: Causes and implications
p. 0568 | Sundriyal, Y. P.; Tripathi, Jayant K.; Sati, S. P.; Rawat, G. S.; Srivastava, Pradeep

Book Reviews
Wind Power Development in India by G. M. Pillai (ed. )
p. 0575 | Gupta, C. L.

Occurrence of monazite in the auriferous zones of Gadag gold field, Karnataka
p. 0576

p. 0577

Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences & Technology, Thiruvananthapuram
p. 0579

Geological Survey of India Training Institute
p. 0580

Maharashtra Association for the Cultivation of Science
p. 0580

p. 0581

p. 0581

Molecular Diagnosis of Genetic Disorders
p. 0582

University of Hyderabad
p. 0582

p. 0583

Dnyanopasak Shikshan Mandal's
p. 0583

4th Module of the SERC School on Crustal Deformation and Tectonic Geomorphology: Active Tectonics and Palaeoseismology
p. 0584

Punjab University
p. 0584

Women in Science
p. 0585

TERI University
p. 0586

Government of India Facilitation for Patenting Intellectual Property generated out of Government funded R&D
p. 0586

Society of Biological Chemists (India) Announcements
p. 0586

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