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Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Tata Institute of Fundamental Research


52nd ACM symposium: Research paper by two TIFR students honoured

September 21, 2020 1:05 am

The conference, which was to be held in Chicago in June, was organised virtually, where Siddharth Bhandari and Sayantan Chakraborty received the honour.

‘Chai And Why?’: An initiative to simplify science for all age groups completes 10 years

August 19, 2019 2:10 am

Created by Arnab Bhattacharya, a scientist at Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR), in 2009, the free public event was born out of the need to take science out of the lab and to the public every fortnight.

Oldest supernova recorded in 5,000-year-old rock carving in Kashmir

January 09, 2018 7:52 pm

A rock carving in Kashmir has been found as the oldest known evidence of humans recording supernovas, as researchers have found out.

Top scientist stresses need for ‘new, apolitical’ education panel

July 22, 2014 8:10 am

The final manifesto will be submitted in January 2015 by ORF to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Writings on the wall

July 20, 2014 1:07 am

Subtle variations of the Indus script are found across major sites, says a recent study.

MU: Basic science sees major surge in aspirants

June 01, 2014 3:40 am

As per CBS data, 33,463 students from across the country have applied — a steady rise from 3,250 in 2007, 9,600 in 2011 and 24,155 last year.

‘10 per cent TIFR-GMRT Sky Survey results uploaded on website’

December 07, 2013 3:19 am

This was announced by Dr Ishwara Chandra,Scientist,National Centre for Radio Astrophysics,at a press meet on Friday.

TIFR scientists identify 'critical' role of gene in brain wiring

November 18, 2013 2:02 am

City Anchor: Once mechanism of this ‘gene control’ wiring is understood,it could be tested as potential marker to screen for neurological disorders.

'Young astronomers come up with ideas,but are not able to defend them'

October 14, 2013 1:03 am

Arvind Paranjpye,Director of Nehru Planetarium on lien from Inter-University Centre for Astronomy and Astrophysics,Pune,to Nehru Centre,Mumbai,speaks on Mumbaikars’ interest in astronomy,amateur astronomers and how he finds astrology ‘illogical’

‘Important for scientists to publish work globally’

March 14, 2014 12:28 pm

Recipient of this year’s Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar prize,Dr Eknath Ghate and Dr Amol Dighe,said that in science,it is important to publish and publicise one’s work globally.