Vol 114, No 02 (2018)

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Vol 114, No 02 (2018)

In this Issue

In this Issue
Sarah Iqbal
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i02/242-242 ,  Vol 114, No 02 (2018), Pagination: 242-242
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Guest Editorial

India’s Steel Industry – Quo Vadis
R. Srikanth
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i02/243-244 ,  Vol 114, No 02 (2018), Pagination: 243-244
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Correspondence

Universities Rankings:Methodology Should be Improved
Alexander Gorobets
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i02/245-245 ,  Vol 114, No 02 (2018), Pagination: 245-245
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Crested Porcupine in the Island of Elba, Italy:Native or Alien?
Giuseppe Vecchio, Francesca Coppola, Daniele Scarselli, Francesca Giannini, Antonio Felicioli
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i02/246-247 ,  Vol 114, No 02 (2018), Pagination: 246-247
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News

Science Last Fortnight
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i02/248-251 ,  Vol 114, No 02 (2018), Pagination: 248-251
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2017 UNESCO Sultan Qaboos Prize for Environmental Preservation
Sameen Ahmed Khan
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i02/252-252 ,  Vol 114, No 02 (2018), Pagination: 252-252
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Combustion Science Workshop
H. S. Mukunda, P. A. Ramakrishna, Arvind Kumar
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i02/253-254 ,  Vol 114, No 02 (2018), Pagination: 253-254
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High Entropy Materials
Krishanu Biswas, N. K. Mukhopadhay
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i02/254-256 ,  Vol 114, No 02 (2018), Pagination: 254-256
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Breeding for Crop Improvement
V. Praveen Rao
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i02/256-257 ,  Vol 114, No 02 (2018), Pagination: 256-257
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Opinion

Breaching Plant Defence Theories:Growth Rates of Plants Directly Impact the Evolution of Consumption Rates of Herbivorous Insects
Y. B. Srinivasa
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i02/258-260 ,  Vol 114, No 02 (2018), Pagination: 258-260
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Commentary

Can Altmetrics be Used to Evaluate Research?
Kuldeep Singh Shekhawat, Arunima Chauhan
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i02/261-262 ,  Vol 114, No 02 (2018), Pagination: 261-262
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Arabidopsis Natural Variants and the Indian Scenario
Sribash Roy
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i02/263-265 ,  Vol 114, No 02 (2018), Pagination: 263-265
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Scientific Correspondance

Asymbiotic Seed Germination and In Vitro Seedling Development of Paphiopedilum villosum (Lindl.) Stein, a Valuable and Vulnerable Lady’s Slipper Orchid from India
Raj Kumar, Mridul Chakraborti, Ngursanzuala Sailo, Tshering Chomu Bhutia, D. R. Singh
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i02/266-269 ,  Vol 114, No 02 (2018), Pagination: 266-269
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Name Confusions in Indian Cycads
M. Venkat Ramana, P. Venu, M. Sanjappa
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i02/269-272 ,  Vol 114, No 02 (2018), Pagination: 269-272
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Citrus macroptera Montrouz Var. Annamensis Tanaka:A Potential Nutraceutical for Ethno-Fishery
Sandeep Acharya
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i02/272-274 ,  Vol 114, No 02 (2018), Pagination: 272-274
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General Article

Introducing a Third Culture:Carl Djerassi and Roald Hoffmann in Theatre
Harshal Sanjay Pawar, Adrene Freeda D’cruz
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i02/275-279 ,  Vol 114, No 02 (2018), Pagination: 275-279
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Changes in Capacity of China’s Agriculture to Feed its Population
Yan Zhang, Hong Zhang, Xiaohui Yang
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i02/280-291 ,  Vol 114, No 02 (2018), Pagination: 280-291
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Research Account

The History of Liquid Metal Pump Development in India
R. D. Kale, B. K. Sreedhar, K. V. Sreedharan
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i02/292-307 ,  Vol 114, No 02 (2018), Pagination: 292-307
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Research Articles

An Integrated Linearization Technique for GaAs Bipolar WCDMA Power Amplifier
Jagadheswaran Rajendran, Sofiyah Sal Hamid, Shukri Korakkottil Kunhi Mohd, Mohd Zaid Abdullah, Harikrishnan Ramiah, Narendra Kumar
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i02/308-313 ,  Vol 114, No 02 (2018), Pagination: 308-313
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Towards Generation of Effective 3D Surface Models from UAV Imagery Using Open Source Tools
P. S. Singh, Mayuri Sharma, Victor Saikhom, Dibyajyoti Chutia, Chirag Gupta, Avinash Chouhan, P. L. N. Raju
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i02/314-321 ,  Vol 114, No 02 (2018), Pagination: 314-321
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Assessment of Spatial Variations in Temperature and Precipitation Extremes in West-Flowing River Basin of Kutch, Saurashtra and Marwar, India
Ila Agnihotri, M. P. Punia, J. R. Sharma
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i02/322-328 ,  Vol 114, No 02 (2018), Pagination: 322-328
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Genome-Wide Consistent Molecular Markers Associated with Phenology, Plant Production and Root Traits in Diverse Rice (Oryza sativa L.) Accessions under Drought in Rainfed Target Populations of the Environment
Vivek Deshmukh, Sumeet Prabakar Mankar, C. Muthukumar, P. Divahar, A. Bharathi, Helen Baby Thomas, Ashish Rajurkar, Reena Sellamuthu, R. Poornima, S. Senthivel, R. Chandra Babu
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i02/329-340 ,  Vol 114, No 02 (2018), Pagination: 329-340
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An Observer-Based Fault-Tolerant Controller for Flexible Buildings-Based on Linear Matrix Inequality Approach
Chaojun Chen, Zuohua Li, Jun Teng, Ying Wang
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i02/341-354 ,  Vol 114, No 02 (2018), Pagination: 341-354
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Quantification of Regional and Global Sustainability Based on Combined Resource Criticality of Land and Water
Prashant Goswami, Shivnarayan Nishad
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i02/355-366 ,  Vol 114, No 02 (2018), Pagination: 355-366
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Research Communications

First Lasing in an Infrared Free Electron Laser at RRCAT, Indore
K. K. Pant, Vinit Kumar, Bhaskar Biswas, Arvind Kumar, Shankar Lal, Sona Chandran, Saket Kumar Gupta, Md. Khursheed, Pravin Nerpagar, A. K. Sarkar, Ravi Kumar Pandit, K. Ruwali, K. Sreeramulu, S. Das, R. S. Shinde, S. Chouksey, J. K. Parate, Viraj Bhanage, P. P. Deshpande, Shradha Tiwari, Mandar Joshi, Lalita Jain, Anand Valecha, Ayukt Pathak, M. A. Ali, H. R. Bundel, Purushottam Shrivastava, T. Reghu, Umesh Kale, Yashwant Wanmode, Praveen Mohania, Jaikishan Mulchandani, Akhil Patel, Mahesh Acharya, Ashish Mahawar, Mahendra Lad, M. K. Jain, Nitesh Tiwari, Pritam S. Bagduwal, V. G. Sathe, Sujata Joshi, Ram Shiroman, A. S. Yadav, Randhir Kumar, Alok Singh, Vineet K. Dwivedi, Mangesh Borage, S. R. Tiwari
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i02/367-373 ,  Vol 114, No 02 (2018), Pagination: 367-373
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Imaging of Stratified Media Using High-Speed Swept Source Optical Coherence Tomography
Maddipatla Reddikumar, Raju Poddar
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i02/374-377 ,  Vol 114, No 02 (2018), Pagination: 374-377
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The Adsorption Capacity of the Base Layer of Pervious Concrete Pavement Prepared with Additives for Typical Runoff Pollutants
Wang Junling, Wei Jiangtao, Wang Xueming, Feng Cuimin, Chen Tao, Sun Lihua, Li Junqi
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i02/378-384 ,  Vol 114, No 02 (2018), Pagination: 378-384
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Climate Change-Induced Coral Bleaching in Malvan Marine Sanctuary, Maharashtra, India
K. Diraviya Raj, G. Mathews, M. Selva Bharath, Rohit D. Sawant, Vishal Bhave, Deepak Apte, N. Vasudevan, J. K. Patterson Edward
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i02/384-387 ,  Vol 114, No 02 (2018), Pagination: 384-387
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Dichogamy and Style Curvature Avoid Self-Pollination in Eremurus altaicus
Wei Gu, Miao Ma, Jun-Feng Fan
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i02/387-391 ,  Vol 114, No 02 (2018), Pagination: 387-391
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Antiproliferative and Antibacterial Activity of Some Para-Substituted Benzylideneacetophenones and Establishing their Structure Activity Relationship
Deepak Chowrasia, Nisha Sharma, Ajay Kumar, Vinod Dohrey, Md. Arshad, Asif Jafri, Juhi Rais, Madhu Gupta, Sahabjada
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i02/391-396 ,  Vol 114, No 02 (2018), Pagination: 391-396
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Book Reviews

Principles of Radiometric Dating
Jyotiranjan S. Ray
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i02/397-398 ,  Vol 114, No 02 (2018), Pagination: 397-398
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Annual Review of Entomology, 2017
S. Ramani
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i02/398-400 ,  Vol 114, No 02 (2018), Pagination: 398-400
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Personal News

Lalji Singh (1947–2017)
K. Thangaraj
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i02/401-402 ,  Vol 114, No 02 (2018), Pagination: 401-402
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Arun Kumar Sharma (1924–2017)
Umesh C. Lavania
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i02/403-404 ,  Vol 114, No 02 (2018), Pagination: 403-404
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Academy News

Indian Academy of Sciences Announces Fellows for 2018
DOI:10.18520/cs/v114/i02/405-406 ,  Vol 114, No 02 (2018), Pagination: 405-406
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