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Today: May 05, 2016

  • Dr. Archana Sharma ((CERN, Switzerland)), "Particle detectors for radiation: High Energy Physics and Beyond" in AG-66 starts at 1100
  • Prof. Bhabani Prasad Mandal (Benaras Hindu University), "Introduction to Complex Quantum Theories" in A304 starts at 1430
  • Aditya Pathak (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), "Small x resummation from Effective Field Theory" in AG69 starts at 1430
  • Dr. Shobhna Kapoor (Max-Planck Institute for Molecular Physiology, Germany), "Small-molecule Mediated Modulation of Signaling Pathways" in AG-80 starts at 1430
  • Mr. Om Prakash, "Superconductivity in Bismuth and ground state properties of quasi-skutterudites R_3T_4X_{13} (R = Y,Ce and Lu,T = Ru and Os, X = Ge)" in AG-66 starts at 1600
  • May 06, 2016

  • Dr. Shobhna Kapoor (Max-Planck Institute for Molecular Physiology, Germany), "Biophysical Insights into the Ras-Membrane Interactions" in AG-80 starts at 1430
  • Podcast Dr. Zia Saquib (Executive Director, CDAC, Mumbai), "Security of Cyber Physical Systems " in AG-66 starts at 1600


    Science News

    First new ‘Atom-Smasher’ since the LHC, comes online

    Working prototype SVD module designed and assembled by scientists at TIFR Mumbai SuperKEKB at the KEK laboratory in Japan has achieved "First Turns", a major milestone...Read More


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