Bimal Roy’s personal integrity is complete and unimpeachable
Muses, reflections, gossip and I really don’t know what else.
My experiences while guiding project students.
Even the most interesting speaker isn’t so interesting one hour later.
A scientific conference is meant to exchange thoughts and ideas. But it often ends up being an absurd but entertaining ritual
Many of us are often critical of the candidates’ performance at interviews. But how well do we, as committee members, perform ourselves?
What we found most appealing was the demeanour of these young boys and girls: earnest, excited, breathless and so charmingly sincere. I wonder when and why this innocence goes away.
Poor attendance at lectures has been a worry for at least a decade. Now it’s a serious worry! And what’s an even greater concern is that while an erudite scientist will have difficulty in getting a decent audience, a talk by someone like Mandira Bedi will cause traffic jams.