material sciences

Aroon Raman could be India’s answer to Robert Ludlum

September 21st, 2012 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) He turned a family company into the world's largest transformer board manufacturer with a presence in 25 countries before divesting it to start a material ... Read more...

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10,000 PhDs to be absorbed every year: Ashwani Kumar

November 14th, 2011 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 14 (IANS) The Indian government and industry will absorb at least 10,000 PhDs every year and prevent brain drain in an effort to boost research and development (R&D;) ... Read more...

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Electric charges can turn materials hard or soft in seconds

June 7th, 2011 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 7 (IANS) Now smart materials can turn hard or soft within seconds, according to a startling new discovery. Similarly, hard and brittle matter can become soft and malleable ... Read more...

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Bangalore to get Indo-Swiss science promotion unit

October 5th, 2010 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) Extending their cooperation in the field of science and technology, India and Switzerland will establish a science promotion section at the Swiss Consulate General in Bangalore, an ... Read more...

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New biomaterial that mimics muscle elasticity may aid muscle generation

May 9th, 2010 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 09 (ANI): A group of researchers has cast artificial proteins into a new solid biomaterial that very closely mimics the elasticity of muscle.The approach, detailed in the current issue of ... Read more...

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Nanotechnology centre to come up in AMU

October 9th, 2008 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
Aligarh, Oct 9 (IANS) The Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) will set up a state-of-the-art Nanotechnology centre to facilitate advanced research and studies in material sciences, a university official said Thursday."For setting up ... Read more...

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Nanotechnology to flying, Dibrugarh varsity lures students

May 27th, 2008 - 10:08 am ICT by admin
Dibrugarh (Assam), May 27 (IANS) For students in the northeast who often migrate outside their home state for better education, here's some good news. Assam's Dibrugarh university is planning a number of ... Read more...

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