Current Science
A Fortnightly Journal of Research
ISSN 0011-3891
Volume 94 - Issue 08: 25 Apr, 2008
In this Issue
In this issue
p. 0960

Editorial
Science, Invention and Pasteur's Quadrant
p. 0961 | Balaram, P.

Correspondence
On journals' copyediting
p. 0963 | Kozak, Marcin

Delayed recognition of Shubnikov
p. 0963 | Slezov, Vitaly V.; Shepelev, Anatoly G.

Drinking water problem in rural India
p. 0964 | Naik, Prabir Kumar

Developing countries' scenario: Difficulties in health research or research despite difficulties?
p. 0964 | Dhamangaonkar, Anoop C.

Taxonomic reasoning: The case of giant wrinkled frog
p. 0965 | Dinesh, K. P.; Radhakrishnan, C.; Reddy, A. H.Manjunatha; Gururaja, K. V.

Thickness estimation of Deccan Flood basalts of the Koyna area, Maharashtra (India) and implications for recurring seismic activity
p. 0966 | Nayak, G. K.; Agrawal, P. K.; Rao, Ch. Rama; Pandey, O. P.

Are polyphagous aleyrodids more diverse in puparial morphology?
p. 0968 | Dubey, Anil Kumar; Sundararaj, R.

Meeting Report
Magmatism, tectonism and mineralization
p. 0970 | Kumar, Santosh

Rashtriya Vigyan Sanchark Sammelan
p. 0971 | De, Minakshi

Research News
A step forward in malaria vaccine development
p. 0973 | Chauhan, V. S.

The blackest black material from carbon nanotubes
p. 0974 | Srinivasan, C.

Commentary
Need for creation of lichen gardens and sanctuaries in India
p. 0976 | Upreti, D. K.; Nayaka, Sanjeeva

Opinion
The lack of quality research in India
p. 0979 | Kailas, Satish V.

Scientific Correspondence
Role of whole genome duplication in tinkering process
p. 0981 | Mishra, Kankadeb; Misra, K. K.

Discovery of heavy mineral-rich sand dunes along the Orissa-Bengal coast of India using remote sensing techniques
p. 0983 | Rao, K. Jagannadha; Subramanyam, A. V.; Kumar, Abhinav; Sunil, T. C.; Chaturvedi, A. K.

General Articles
Disk galaxy rotation curves and dark matter distribution
p. 0986 | Banhatti, Dilip G.

Sustainable forest management in India
p. 0996 | Rawat, Tajbar S.; Menaria, B. L.; Dugaya, D.; Kotwal, P. C.

Research Articles
Isotope techniques to identify recharge areas of springs for rainwater harvesting in the mountainous region of Gaucher area, Chamoli District, Uttarakhand
p. 1003 | Shivanna, K.; Tirumalesh, K.; Noble, J.; Joseph, T. B.; Singh, Gursharan; Joshi, A. P.; Khati, V. S.

Application of chemometric techniques in the assessment of groundwater pollution in a suburban area of Chennai city, India
p. 1012 | Kumar, A. Ramesh; Riyazuddin, P.

Delineation of concealed lineaments using electrical resistivity imaging in granitic terrain
p. 1023 | Mondal, N. C.; Rao, V. A.; Singh, V. S.; Sarwade, D. V.

Research Communication
Uranium in ancient slag from Rajasthan
p. 1031 | Pradeepkumar, T. B.; Fahmi, Sohail; Sharma, S. K.

ULF emissions associated with seismic activity recorded at Kolhapur Station
p. 1034 | Sharma, A. K.; Patil, A. V.; Haridas, R. N.; Bhonsle, R. V.

Extreme rainfall events: Vulnerability analysis for disaster management and observation system design
p. 1037 | Goswami, P.; Ramesh, K. V.

Impact of ice-albedo feedback on hemispheric scale sea-ice melting rates in the Antarctic using Multi-frequency Scanning Microwave Radiometer data
p. 1044 | Mitra, Amitabh; Das, I. M. L.; Dash, Mihir Kumar; Bhandari, S. M.; Vyas, N. K.

Bioenergetic cost of heat tolerance in wheat crop
p. 1049 | Mitra, R.; Bhatia, C. R.

Impact of inter-annual climate variability on the phenology of eleven multipurpose tree species
p. 1053 | Thakur, P. S.; Dutt, Vaishnu; Thakur, Anju

RAPD analysis of soil microbial diversity in western Rajasthan
p. 1058 | Sharma, Nimisha; Sudarsan, Y.; Sharma, R.; Singh, Govind

Purification of nuts of Semecarpus anacardium Linn., a herbal drug for arthritis
p. 1062 | Tripathi, Yamini B; Pandey, Nidhi; Tripathi, Pratibha

Neem cake-urea mixed applications increase growth in paddy
p. 1066 | Bhalla, R. S; Prasad, K. V. Devi

Antidiabetic activity of Aloe vera and histology of organs in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats
p. 1070 | Noor, Ayesha; Gunasekaran, S.; Manickam, A. Soosai; Vijayalakshmi, M. A.

Expert system for prediction of avalanches
p. 1076 | Singh, Dan; Ganju, Ashwagosha

Discovery of trilobite trace fossils from the Nagaur Sandstone, the Marwar Supergroup, Dulmera area, Bikaner District, Rajasthan
p. 1081 | Kumar, S.; Pandey, S. K.

Book Reviews
Solving Vibration Analysis Problems using MATLAB by Rao V. Dukkipati
p. 1086 | Pratap, Rudra

The Ayurvedic Pharmacopoeia of India: Part II. A Good Beginning. (Formulations)
p. 1086 | Narayana, D. B. Anantha

Earth - The Planet Extra­ordinary by Subhasis Sen
p. 1087 | Ugarkar, A. G.

Annual Review of Plant Biology, 2007 by Merchant, Briggs and Chandler (eds)
p. 1089 | Pathak, Ravi Ramesh; Raghuram, Nandula

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