Anjali Marar


Software designed by C-DAC to help decongest multi-networks in smart cities
Thu, Mar 22, 2018

In order to maintain, track and decongest these internet-based networks in the area, city-headquartered Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC) has developed Software Defined Networks (SDN).

To increase revenue, KCB plans commercial complex along old Mumbai-Pune highway
Wed, Mar 21, 2018

Plans to construct 25 shops, 8 godowns and 16 offices on the one-acre plot

Water-soluble starch bags in offing after Maharashtra bans plastic
Tue, Mar 20, 2018

Vitthal Kate, corporator from Pimple Saudagar in Pimpri-Chinchwad, welcomed the move and said it would lend greater urgency to stop the use of plastic utility items.

Interview: ‘New supercomputer will significantly improve weather forecasts’
Sun, Mar 18, 2018

At the start of this year, the Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM) received ‘Pratyush’, a supercomputer said to be the fourth most powerful in the world. IITM director Ravi Nanjundiah spoke to The Indian Express what ‘Pratyush’ has been up to so far, and also on other research activities at the institute.

SMS alerts to warn people about lightning on the cards
Sat, Mar 17, 2018

“We will make use of registered mobile numbers collected by the Agrimet division of India Meteorology Department (IMD) as part of agriculture advisories issued for farmers,” said S D Pawar, senior IITM scientist, who heads the LLN.

Stephen Hawking was like the Einstein of this century, say students
Thu, Mar 15, 2018

Till date, Dabhade said she regretted the chance of not attending the 2001 event at the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR) in Mumbai, which saw participation of Professor Hawking.

Stephen Hawking popularised science by demystifying complex theories: ISRO chief
Thu, Mar 15, 2018

“Professor Hawking was an example of the perseverance of the human spirit. He never let his medical conditions stand in the way of his work,” said Sivan.

Indian scientists pay tribute to Stephen Hawking: ‘People were just in awe of him’
Thu, Mar 15, 2018

Stephen Hawking was best known for his work on black holes, those unimaginably dense structures in the universe that remain one of the most puzzling subjects in cosmology.

British Parliament honours Pune engineer for social work
Wed, Mar 14, 2018

A software engineer from Pune, 34-year-old Sawhney has been living in London for the last six years. She has studied business in Cambridge University.

3 CMOs, 2 AMOs among 6 doctors hired at KCB hospital
Mon, Mar 12, 2018

Two assistant medical officers (AMOs) were among the six hired. “We have hired six doctors on a contractual basis. The need for more doctors had long been felt due to the rising number of patients at the hospital,” said Amol Jagtap, CEO, KCB.

Unusual start to summer in Maharashtra: Heat wave over Konkan, that too in March
Sun, Mar 11, 2018

The western coast of Maharashtra, along the Konkan, generally does not experience heat waves as the continuous flow of sea breeze keeps a check on the rising day temperatures and any excess heat is well absorbed by the oceans.

Women’s Day special: From across centuries, sagas of 26 women who lived, breathed and died for science
Thu, Mar 08, 2018

Among the women researchers featured in Jiddi are Hypatia, an Egyptian astronomer from 350 AD, who was killed over her scientific findings, and Ada Lovelace, the world’s first scientist-cum-mathematician from 18th century United Kingdom.

Third warm winter in a row, 12th warmest February in last 118 years
Wed, Mar 07, 2018

The winter closed warmer than normal even though areas along Gangetic West Bengal, Bihar, eastern Uttar Pradesh, Odisha and Vidarbha had experienced prolonged chilly conditions this season, with the cold spells sometimes lasting as long as 20 days at a stretch.

Upgraded GMRT to be operational in April, says NCRA’s new director
Tue, Mar 06, 2018

Centre to strengthen manpower, hire more students

Mercury touches 43 degrees: Parts of Maharashtra remain hottest in India
Mon, Mar 05, 2018

Nandurbar in Madhya Maharashtra recorded 43 degrees on Sunday, becoming the hottest city in India on the day. Bhopal, at 40 degrees, was the second hottest

National Virtual Library of India: C-DAC spearheads massive virtual library project
Mon, Mar 05, 2018

“The idea was to have a massive online library, where resources from across fields available in all possible forms, could be collated and made available on a single platform,” said Dinesh Katre, senior director and head at C-DAC’s Human-Centred Design and Computing Group

‘Cycle-sharing scheme has helped me exercise or pedal anytime of the day’
Mon, Mar 05, 2018

Though cycle-sharing has also grown popular among students at Savitribai Phule Pune University, College of Agriculture and Khadki Cantonment limits, the baton for this task was first taken collectively by 20 residential societies in Pimple Saudagar suburbs of Pimpri-Chinchwad

Darwin’s theory is correct, it’s based on scientific observations, says top cosmologist
Sat, Mar 03, 2018

The festival, at the National Film Archive of India, will feature popular science fiction films, documentaries and interactive talks with scientists.

Open day at institutes: Pune plays host to science lovers
Thu, Mar 01, 2018

The excitement of the visitors, most of them young students, was palpable. For many, it was their first time sharing ideas with, and posing questions to, some of India’s top scientists, including eminent cosmologist Jayant Naralikar.

Kashmir air most polluted during winters: study
Sun, Feb 25, 2018

According to the study, the air quality recorded for Srinagar city in the Kashmir valley, which is relatively surrounded by pollution-free environment, was found to start declining from the month of October.