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Nobel Prize for Quantum Entanglement

The 2022 Nobel Prize for Physics goes to Alain Aspect of the University of Paris, John Clauser of Caltech and Anton Zeilinger of the University of Vienna who have demystified the weird properties of particles that are in entangled states.

Smiles Mascarenhas
Svante Pääbo: The Paleogenome Hunter Wins Nobel Prize

Svante Paabo, a geneticist at the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology in Leipzig, Germany, took up this challenge. His work started the fiercely competitive field of palaeogenomics.

Biju Dharmapalan
5G: The Promise of Zippier Speeds!

In India, 5G services were formally launched on 1 October 2022. The 5th generation of wireless cellular networks may be its biggest incremental jump. What does that mean for the way we live, work and play? 

Anand Parthasarathy
Click Chemistry Earns Nobel Prize

Karl Barry Sharpless has been jointly honoured with the Nobel Prize in Chemistry, with Morten P. Meldal of the University of Copenhagen, Denmark and Carolyn  R. Bertozzi of Stanford University, CA, USA.

Ramesh Chandra Parida & Pranab Kumar Ghosh
Chien Shiung Wu: ‘Dragon Lady’ who disproved a law of physics

Chien Shiung Wu (May 31, 1912 – February 16, 1997) was a Chinese scientist who immigrated to USA, and was associated with the Manhattan Project for the development of the atomic bomb.

Usha Devi K.S.
Mathematics – Defining Life

Mathematics has been an integral part of much of the remarkable and incredible breakthroughs we see around us.

Prasanta Chatterjee
Greening Automatic Dishwashers

Effective life-cycle management of machine dishwashers, with contributions from both the upstream producers and the downstream users – is a sine qua non in a world which strives to reach as many of the sustainable development goals as possible by 2030.

G. Venkatesh
Sofia Kovalevsky Extraordinary Woman Mathematician

Sofia Kovalevsky was the first major Russian woman mathematician best known for her work in partial differential equations in which she extended some earlier results of the great French mathematician Baron Augustin Louis Cauchy (1789-1857).

Subodh Mahanti
A B C D… of Cloud Computing

The cloud affinity is unprecedented and can be attributed to the fact that it is cheaper, better, and faster than the traditional IT model.

Samanyu Srivastav
Pulicat Wetland – Threatened Water Body

Pulicat Lake is the second-largest brackish water lagoon after Chilika in India, sprawling across the states of Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu in Nellore and Tiruvallur districts respectively.

Vaithianathan Kannan