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Today: Jun 30, 2016

  • Dr. Karthik Inbasekar (TIFR), "A Duality Web in 2+1 Dimensions and Condensed Matter Physics (Based on:" in A304 starts at 1130
  • Jul 01, 2016

  • Mr. Krishnendu Gope, "Structure & Dynamics of Excited States of Molecular Anions" in AG-66 starts at 1100
  • Ms. Parul Chachra (TIFR), "Ph.D. Thesis Defense" in AG-66 starts at 1330
  • Podcast Dr. Gautam Goswami (Head, TV2035 Exercise, TIFAC), "TECHNOLOGY VISION 2035 – AN INSIGHT" in AG-66 starts at 1600


    Science News

    DNA damage by ultrashort pulses of intense laser light

    DNA damage caused by very low-energy electrons and OH-radicals formed upon irradiation of water by ultrashort pulses of very intense laser light In a recent development, scientists at the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research report that...Read More


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