Chemistry

  • Research is harder than cricket, says CNR Rao 16-11-2013 10:02 PM

    Bangalore: Professor CNR Rao, who was awarded the country's highest civilian honour, on Sunday expressed his happiness on being conferred the award. The 80-year-old scientist said that he was happy as the country has finally recognised his work after a decade. Speaking to CNN-IBN, Rao said: "I have worked very...
  • Karplus, Levitt, Warshel win 2013 Chemistry Nobel Prize 09-10-2013 03:45 PM

    Stockholm: Three US scientists won the 2013 Nobel Prize for chemistry on Wednesday for laying the foundations for development of computers to understand complex chemical processes from the purification of exhaust fumes to photosynthesis. The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences said in a statement, when awarding the prize of 8...
  • Israel's Daniel Shechtman gets Nobel in Chemistry 05-10-2011 03:46 PM

    The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has decided to award the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for 2011 to Daniel Shechtman of Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel "for the discovery of quasicrystals". In quasicrystals, we find the fascinating mosaics of the Arabic world reproduced at the level of atoms: regular...
  • 'Dirty Picture': Emraan-Vidya's unique chemistry 30-09-2011 06:07 PM

    New Delhi: Milan Luthria says he wanted a fiery chemistry between Vidya Balan and Emraan Hashmi in 'Dirty Picture' and kept the duo apart before the shooting of the movie. "I think I played a bit of a game between Emraan and Vidya. I kept them apart for the longest...
  • Indian gets Alexander von Humboldt Fellowship 25-05-2011 11:05 AM

    Mumbai: A young Indian scientist has been awarded the prestigious Alexander von Humboldt Experienced Researcher Fellowship for his research in macromolecular chemistry, involving work on targeting cancer cells and in inflammation using ligands and hyper-branched polymers. Dr Jayant Khandare, who is currently working with Piramal Life Sciences Limited, has joined...
  • Children quiz Nobel Prize winner Ramakrishnan 12-01-2011 01:41 PM

    Nobel Prize winner in Chemistry for 2009, Venkatraman Ramakrishnan, interacted with children at the Indian Science Congress in Chennai. Here is an excerpt of the question-answer session: Question: Did you want a Nobel Prize when you were a teenager? Venkatraman Ramakrishnan: Not in any serious way. Question: Why did you...
  • Cake cutting on the sets of 'Chemistry'! 15-12-2010 04:26 PM

    Shreyas Talpade and Soha Ali Khan were shooting for debutant director Sai Kabir's film, Chemistry at Aalim Hakim's studio in Versova two days back. As it was Sai's birthday, the stars threw a surprise bash for him. They celebrated the birthday at the shoot with the cast and crew singing...
  • Fire at Presidency University in Kolkata 29-10-2010 07:58 AM

    Kolkata: A major fire broke out at the Chemistry Department in the Baker Building of Presidency University at 4:30 am on Friday morning, fire brigade sources said. Eleven fire engines were fighting the blaze with water drawn from the nearby College Square tank, the sources said, adding that there was...
  • Size T, not Size 0 21-10-2010 06:50 PM

    Tanishaa Mukerji does not believe in a Size 0...
  • American, 2 Japanese share chemistry Nobel 06-10-2010 04:28 PM

    Stockholm: American Richard Heck and Japanese researchers Ei-ichi Negishi and Akira Suzuki won the 2010 Nobel Prize in chemistry on Wednesday for developing a chemical method that has allowed scientists to test cancer drugs and make thinner computer screens. The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences said the award honors their...
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  • When papa's Nobel goes down to son 04-10-2006 10:06 PM

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  • American wins Nobel Prize in chemistry 04-10-2006 04:03 PM

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