Current Science
A Fortnightly Journal of Research
ISSN 0011-3891
Volume 98 - Issue 08: 25 Apr, 2010
In this Issue
In this issue
p. 0990

Editorial
The Human Genome: Dividends After a Decade
p. 0991 | Balaram, P.

Correspondence
Scientometrics,Wisden, science, cricket and leadership in India
p. 0993 | Arunan, E.

Prokaryotic wealth
p. 0994 | Vaid, R. K.

We need Microbiological Survey of India and not Prokaryotic Survey of India
p. 0994 | Venkateswara Sarma, V.

The eroding trust of scientific publishing
p. 0995 | Agoramoorthy, Govindasamy

National academy contributions to national science: a iCE map representation
p. 0995 | Prathap, Gangan

Setback to Bt brinjal will have long-term effect on Indian science and technology
p. 0996 | Shantharam, Shanthu

El NiƱo and malaria transmission in northeast India
p. 0997 | Dev, Vas

Jhumming, a traditional lifestyle than merely a cultivation method
p. 0998 | Rawat, J. S.; Riba, Bomchak; Rina, Teniya

Grants officers on deputation to national research laboratories
p. 0999 | Saberwal, Gayatri

Meeting Report
Lectures on probability and stochastic processes series
p. 1000 | Borkar, Vivek S.

In Conversation
A discussion with John Seed on 'the ecological footprint of science
p. 1001 | Monto, Geethanjali

Commentary
The discrete and the continuous: which comes first?
p. 1003 | Narasimhan, T. N.

Scientific Correspondence
Attenuation of camptothecin production and negative relation between hyphal biomass and camptothecin content in endophytic fungal strains isolated from Nothapodytes nimmoniana Grahm (Icacinaceae)
p. 1006 | Gurudatt, P. S.; Priti, V.; Shweta, S.; Ramesha, B. T.; Ravikanth, G.; Vasudeva, R.; Amna, T.; Deepika, S.; Ganeshaiah, K. N.; Shaanker, R. Uma; Puri, S.; Qazi, N.

Changes in the essential oil content and composition of Origanum vulgare L. during annual growth from Kumaon Himalaya
p. 1010 | Verma, R. S.; Rahman, L.; Verma, R. K.; Chanotiya, C. S.; Chauhan, A.; Yadav, Anju; Yadav, A. K.; Singh, A.

Forewarning of M 7. 6 earthquake at Andaman Islands: where next?
p. 1013 | Choowong, M.

General Articles
Assessing the quality of university research - RT factor
p. 1015 | Tatavarti, R.; Sridevi, N.; Kothari, D. P.

Review Articles
Extraordinary optical transmission through metal films with subwavelength holes and slits
p. 1020 | Vengurlekar, A. S.

Special Section: Climate Change and Water Resources (Guest Editors: P. P. Majumdar and Young-Oh Kim)
Adapting to climate change in the Volta Basin, West Africa
p. 1033 | Giesen, Nick Van De; Liebe, Jens; Jung, Gerlinde

Climate change impacts on water resources - studies in Japan
p. 1038 | Kojiri, Toshiharu

A new methodology for the assessment of climate change impacts on a watershed scale
p. 1047 | Simonovic, Slobodan P.

Climate evolution and possible effects on surface water resources of North Algeria
p. 1056 | Jean-pierre, Laborde; Philippe, Gourbesville; Mohamed, Assaba; Abdelmatif, Demmak; Larbi, Belhouli

Climate change and water resources: evidence and estimate in China
p. 1063 | Shen, Dajun

European policies for confronting the challenges of climate change in water resources
p. 1069 | Kolokytha, Elpida

Addressing heterogeneities in climate change studies for water resources in Korea
p. 1077 | Kim, Young-oh; Lee, Jae-kyoung

Mahanadi streamflow: climate change impact assessment and adaptive strategies
p. 1084 | Ghosh, Subimal; Raje, Deepashree; Majumdar, P. P.

Research Communication
Development of high strength iron-phosphorus based P/M alloys
p. 1092 | Trivedi, Shefali; Mehta, Yashwant; Mishra, P. S.; Chandra, K.

Phenotypic diversity of sickle cell disorders with special emphasis on public health genetics in India
p. 1096 | Balgir, R. S.

Viscosity-enhanced bio-mixing of the oceans
p. 1103 | Subramanian, Ganesh

Abundance and coiling direction in planktic species Neogloboquadrina pachyderma (Ehrenberg) as indicators of hydrological conditions: evidence from N-S transect of Indian Ocean
p. 1108 | Khare, N.; Mazumder, A.; Govil, P.

Geo-archeology at Khajnawar in Western Uttar Pradesh plain
p. 1112 | Thakur, V. C.; Pandey, A. K.; Nautiyal, C. M.; Sundriyal, Y. P.; Khanduri, B. M.; Shinde, D. P.; Suresh, N.; Singhvi, A. K.

A ground-dwelling rhacophorid frog from the highest mountain peak of the Western Ghats of India
p. 1119 | Biju, S. D.; Shouche, Yogesh; Dubois, Alain; Dutta, S. K.; Bossuyt, Franky

Book Reviews
Annual Review of Nuclear and Particle Science, 2009 by Barry R. Holstein, Wick C. Haxton and Abolhassan Jawahery (eds)
p. 1126 | Anathanarayan, B.

Annual Review of Cell and Developmental Biology, 2009 by Randy Schekman, Larry Goldstein and Janet Rossant (eds)
p. 1127 | Ghaskadbi, Surendra

Energy Portfolios by U. Aswathanarayana and Rao S. Divi (eds)
p. 1129 | Ramachandra, T. V.

Lipids in Photosynthesis: Essential and Regulatory Functions (Advances in Photosynthesis and Respiration: Volume 30) by Hajime Wada and Norio Murata (eds)
p. 1131 | Mohanty, Prasanna; Prakash, Jogadhenu Syamsundar

Personal News
Marshall Nirenberg (1927-2010)
p. 1133 | Sharma, Shail K.

Historical Notes
Joseph G. Medlicott and the line of the Narmada and Son valleys
p. 1134 | Roday, Prakash P.; Purohit, Manish K.

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First Global Congress on 'Plant Reproductive Biology' (PRB-2010)
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DAYALBAGH EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTE
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Indian Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar
p. 1148

National Centre for Antarctic and Ocean Research
p. 1148

Appointment - Senior Research Fellow
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