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Current Science

Publisher: Current Science Association
Editor: R.Srinivasan
Online ISSN: , Print ISSN: 0011-3891
Frequency: Fortnightly

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Current Science, published every fortnight by the Association, in collaboration with the Indian Academy of Sciences, is the leading interdisciplinary science journal from India. It was started in 1932 by the then stalwarts of Indian science such as CV Raman, Birbal Sahni, Meghnad Saha, Martin Foster and S.S. Bhatnagar. In 2011, the journal completed one hundred volumes. The journal is intended as a medium for communication and discussion of important issues that concern science and scientific activities. Besides full length research articles and shorter research communications, the journal publishes review articles, scientific correspondence and commentaries, news and views, comments on recently published research papers, opinions on scientific activity, articles on universities, Indian laboratories and institutions, interviews with scientists, personal information, book reviews, etc. It is also a forum to discuss issues and problems faced by science and scientists and an effective medium of interaction among scientists in the country and abroad. Current Science is read by a large community of scientists and the circulation has been continuously going up.

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Vol 114, No 11 (2018)

In this Issue

In this Issue
Sarah Iqbal
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i11/2220-2220 ,  Vol 114, No 11 (2018), Pagination: 2220-2220
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Guest Editorial

Helping University and College Teachers
Natarajan Panchapakesan
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i11/2221-2222 ,  Vol 114, No 11 (2018), Pagination: 2221-2222
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Correspondence

Scientometric Profile of Global Male Breast Cancer Research
Bakthavachalam Elango
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i11/2223-2223 ,  Vol 114, No 11 (2018), Pagination: 2223-2223
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Response
Sandhya Dwivedi
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i11/2223-2223 ,  Vol 114, No 11 (2018), Pagination: 2223-2223
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News

Science Last Fortnight
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i11/2224-2227 ,  Vol 114, No 11 (2018), Pagination: 2224-2227
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In Conversation

K. Sivan
S. Priya
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i11/2228-2230 ,  Vol 114, No 11 (2018), Pagination: 2228-2230
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Commentary

Gut:A Key Mediating Centre for the Ageing Process
Hemant J. Purohit, Jayant Deopujari
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i11/2231-2233 ,  Vol 114, No 11 (2018), Pagination: 2231-2233
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Scientific Correspondance

The Rs 10,000 Crore Club
Gangan Prathap
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i11/2234-2238 ,  Vol 114, No 11 (2018), Pagination: 2234-2238
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A Modification to Hirsch Index Allowing Comparisons across Different Scientific Fields
Jiri Mazurek
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i11/2238-2239 ,  Vol 114, No 11 (2018), Pagination: 2238-2239
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General Article

Bibliometrics of Social Science and Humanities Research in India
Manorama Tripathi, Sunil Kumar, Parveen Babbar
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i11/2240-2247 ,  Vol 114, No 11 (2018), Pagination: 2240-2247
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Trends in Metabolomics Research:A Scientometric Analysis (1992–2017)
Shanshan Guo, Jingchen Tian, Bin Zhu, Shu Yang, Kefu Yu, Zhigang Zhao
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i11/2248-2255 ,  Vol 114, No 11 (2018), Pagination: 2248-2255
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Review Article

Thermosensitive Hydrogels:From Bench to Market
Nida Nadeem, Muhammad Sohail, Muhammad Hassham Hassan Bin Asad, Muhammad Usman Minhas, Mudassir, Syed Ahmed Shah
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i11/2256-2266 ,  Vol 114, No 11 (2018), Pagination: 2256-2266
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Research Articles

Volume Holographic Gratings in Acrylamide-Based Photopolymer to Provide Selective Light as an Added Input for Improving the Performance of Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells
A. B. Sreebha, S. Suresh, C. O. Sreekala, V. P. Mahadevan Pillai
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i11/2267-2272 ,  Vol 114, No 11 (2018), Pagination: 2267-2272
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Impact of Wi-Fi Interference on NavIC Signal
Darshna D. Jagiwala, Shweta N. Shah
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i11/2273-2280 ,  Vol 114, No 11 (2018), Pagination: 2273-2280
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Data Mining Techniques for Predicting Dengue Outbreak in Geospatial Domain Using Weather Parameters for New Delhi, India
Nikita Agarwal, Shiva Reddy Koti, Sameer Saran, A. Senthil Kumar
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i11/2281-2291 ,  Vol 114, No 11 (2018), Pagination: 2281-2291
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Influence of Absorptive Reservoir Bottom on the Performance of Dam–Reservoir-Foundation Coupled System
Kalyan Kumar Mandal, Damodar Maity
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i11/2292-2301 ,  Vol 114, No 11 (2018), Pagination: 2292-2301
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A Survey-Based Structural Equation Model Analysis on Influencing Factors of Non-Citation
Zewen Hu, Yishan Wu, Jianjun Sun
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i11/2302-2312 ,  Vol 114, No 11 (2018), Pagination: 2302-2312
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Flowering and Fruiting Phenology of Woody Trees in the Tropical-Seasonal Rainforest, Southwestern China
D. Mohandass, Mason J. Campbell, Xin-Sheng Chen, Qing-Jun Li
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i11/2313-2322 ,  Vol 114, No 11 (2018), Pagination: 2313-2322
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Patterns in Distribution, Population Density and Uses of Medicinal Plants along the Altitudinal Gradient in Dhauladhar Mountain Range of Indian Himalayas
Natasha Sharma, Chandra Prakash Kala
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i11/2323-2328 ,  Vol 114, No 11 (2018), Pagination: 2323-2328
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Crystallization Evolution of Accessory Minerals in Palaeoproterozoic Granites of Bastar Craton, India
Dinesh Pandit
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i11/2329-2342 ,  Vol 114, No 11 (2018), Pagination: 2329-2342
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Comparing the Imitating Capabilities of Parrots and Crows with Human Beings Using COMSOL Multiphysics
Randhir Singh, Ajay Kumar, Parveen Kumar Lehana
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i11/2343-2352 ,  Vol 114, No 11 (2018), Pagination: 2343-2352
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Research Communications

Accounting for Secondary Inner Filter Effect in Fluorescence Spectra from Solid Samples
Tuhin Khan, Kalyani Bhagabani, Preeti Kumari, Anindya Datta
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i11/2353-2356 ,  Vol 114, No 11 (2018), Pagination: 2353-2356
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Asp72 of Pro-Peptide is an Important pH Sensor in the Zymogen Activation Process of Papain:A Structural and Mechanistic Insight
Sumana Roy, Sampa Biswas
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i11/2356-2362 ,  Vol 114, No 11 (2018), Pagination: 2356-2362
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Capabilities of Satellite-Derived Datasets to Detect Consecutive Indian Monsoon Droughts of 2014 and 2015
Satya Prakash
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i11/2362-2368 ,  Vol 114, No 11 (2018), Pagination: 2362-2368
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Use of Molecular-Based Approach in Resolving Subspecies Ambiguity of the Rescued Tiger Cubs from Arunachal Pradesh, India and their Relationship with Other Population
Puneet Pandey, Deepa Goel, Randeep Singh, Sujeet Kumar Singh, Surendra Prakash Goyal
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i11/2368-2373 ,  Vol 114, No 11 (2018), Pagination: 2368-2373
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Analysing the Black Polished Pottery of Proto-Historic-Early Historic India
Vibha Tripathi, Parul Singh
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i11/2373-2380 ,  Vol 114, No 11 (2018), Pagination: 2373-2380
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Impact of Transport Sustainability on Air Quality in Lahore, Pakistan
Rizwan Haider, Abdullah Yasar, Amtul Bari Tabinda
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i11/2380-2386 ,  Vol 114, No 11 (2018), Pagination: 2380-2386
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Book Reviews

Annual Review of Nuclear and Particle Science, 2017
B. Ananthanarayan
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i11/2387-2388 ,  Vol 114, No 11 (2018), Pagination: 2387-2388
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Adverse Effects of Engineered Nanomaterials:Exposure, Toxicology, and Impact on Human Health
Siddharth Jhunjhunwala
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i11/2388-2390 ,  Vol 114, No 11 (2018), Pagination: 2388-2390
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Annual Review of Earth and Planetary Sciences, 2017
C. P. Rajendran
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i11/2390-2391 ,  Vol 114, No 11 (2018), Pagination: 2390-2391
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Historical Notes

Records of Sightings of Comets from the Literature
B. S. Shylaja
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i11/2392-2395 ,  Vol 114, No 11 (2018), Pagination: 2392-2395
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