Current Science

Current Science

Publisher: Current Science Association
Editor: R.Srinivasan
Online ISSN: , Print ISSN: 0011-3891
Frequency: Fortnightly


Current Science, published every fortnight by the Association, in collaboration with the Indian Academy of Sciences, is the leading interdisciplinary science journal from India. It was started in 1932 by the then stalwarts of Indian science such as CV Raman, Birbal Sahni, Meghnad Saha, Martin Foster and S.S. Bhatnagar. In 2011, the journal completed one hundred volumes. The journal is intended as a medium for communication and discussion of important issues that concern science and scientific activities. Besides full length research articles and shorter research communications, the journal publishes review articles, scientific correspondence and commentaries, news and views, comments on recently published research papers, opinions on scientific activity, articles on universities, Indian laboratories and institutions, interviews with scientists, personal information, book reviews, etc. It is also a forum to discuss issues and problems faced by science and scientists and an effective medium of interaction among scientists in the country and abroad. Current Science is read by a large community of scientists and the circulation has been continuously going up.

Table of Contents

Vol 125, No 9 (2023)

In this Issue

In this Issue
K. P. Madhu
DOI: 10.18520/cs/v125/i9/922-922 ,  Vol 125, No 9 (2023), Pagination: 922-922
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Guest Editorial

Good Science Writing in the Days of AI and ChatGPT
Yatheendra Joshi
DOI: 10.18520/cs/v125/i9/923-924 ,  Vol 125, No 9 (2023), Pagination: 923-924
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Importance of STEM Education for Rural Women
S. K. Varshney, N. K. Prasanna
DOI: 10.18520/cs/v125/i9/925-925 ,  Vol 125, No 9 (2023), Pagination: 925-925
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Current Science Reports
Sheikh Aneaus, Manish Kumar Tekam, Manish Kumar Tekam, A. Karthic, A. Karthic, Sileesh Mulasseri, Sileesh Mulasseri, M. S. Induja, M. S. Induja, A. Anuradha, A. Anuradha, M. S. Shivakumar, M. S. Shivakumar, K. Yashkamal, K. Yashkamal, Ajesh K. Zachariah, Ajesh K. Zachariah
DOI: 10.18520/cs/v125/i9/926-929 ,  Vol 125, No 9 (2023), Pagination: 926-929
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Learning Botany in the Field: Can We Afford to Give it a Miss?
Sunil Dutta Purohit
DOI: 10.18520/cs/v125/i9/930-931 ,  Vol 125, No 9 (2023), Pagination: 930-931
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Scientific Correspondance

Camera-Trapping Records of Indian Pangolin (Manis crassicaudata) from Shergarh Wildlife Sanctuary in the Semi-Arid Western Indian Landscape
Prayas Auddy, Kaushik Koli, Ayan Sadhu, Sedu Ram Yadav, Alok Nath Gupta, Qamar Qureshi, Yadvendradev V. Jhala
DOI: 10.18520/cs/v125/i9/932-933 ,  Vol 125, No 9 (2023), Pagination: 932-933
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General Article

SERB-SURE Scheme in India: Early Indicators and Recommendations
Perminder Jit Kaur, Monika Agarwal, Akhilesh Gupta
DOI: 10.18520/cs/v125/i9/934-938 ,  Vol 125, No 9 (2023), Pagination: 934-938
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Maintaining Agricultural Sustainability through Carbon Footprint Management
Sumit Sow, Shivani Ranjan, Biswaranjan Behera, Mainak Ghosh, Sanjay Kumar, Swaraj Kumar Dutta
DOI: 10.18520/cs/v125/i9/939-944 ,  Vol 125, No 9 (2023), Pagination: 939-944
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Review Article

Preliminary Insights into the Impact between Photovoltaic Installations and Climate Change
Roshan R. Rao, Monto Mani
DOI: 10.18520/cs/v125/i9/945-954 ,  Vol 125, No 9 (2023), Pagination: 945-954
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Research Account

Tectonic Restoration of the Achankovil Suture Zone, South India: Correlation with Ranotsara Shear Zone, Madagascar
Mallipeddi Prasanthi Lakshmi, Thadikonda Sambasivarao, Shaik Parveen Begum
DOI: 10.18520/cs/v125/i9/955-969 ,  Vol 125, No 9 (2023), Pagination: 955-969
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Research Articles

Technique for Breast Cancer Classification Using Semi-supervised Deep Convolutional Neural Networks with Transfer Learning Models
R. K. Chandana Mani, J. Kamalakannan
DOI: 10.18520/cs/v125/i9/970-982 ,  Vol 125, No 9 (2023), Pagination: 970-982
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Factors Hindering the Adoption of Innovations in the Arid Agro-Ecosystems of India
Shirish Sharma, N. P. Singh, P. C. Ranjith
DOI: 10.18520/cs/v125/i9/983-988 ,  Vol 125, No 9 (2023), Pagination: 983-988
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Predicting Potential Distribution, Range Change and Niche Dynamics for Saraca asoca (Roxb.) De Wilde: A Threatened Medicinal Plant under Climatic Change
Monalisa Jena, Manas Ranjan Mohanta, Bipin Charles, N. A. Aravind, G. Ravikanth, Sudam Charan Sahu
DOI: 10.18520/cs/v125/i9/989-998 ,  Vol 125, No 9 (2023), Pagination: 989-998
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Nimbia: The Discoid Organisms from Ediacaran Sonia Sandstone of Jodhpur Group, Marwar Supergroup, Western India
Hukmaram , Anshul Harsh, Pawan Kumar, V. S. Parihar
DOI: 10.18520/cs/v125/i9/999-1004 ,  Vol 125, No 9 (2023), Pagination: 999-1004
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Research Communications

Transformative Impact of Various Groundwater Recharge and Water Conservation Measures on Different Aquifer Systems in India
Subhra Satapathy, Mohanavelu Senthil Kumar, Ranjan Kumar Ray, Ratikanta Nayak, Sunil Kumar
DOI: 10.18520/cs/v125/i9/1005-1007 ,  Vol 125, No 9 (2023), Pagination: 1005-1007
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RNA Sequencing-Based Identification of Candidate Hypersensitive Transcripts in Perna viridis
Srinivasa Raghavan Vasudevan, Vinaya Kumar Katneni, Sudheesh K. Prabhudas, Karthic Krishnan
DOI: 10.18520/cs/v125/i9/1008-1012 ,  Vol 125, No 9 (2023), Pagination: 1008-1012
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Book Reviews

Annual Review of Neuroscience, 2022
Kaviraja Udupa
DOI: 10.18520/cs/v125/i9/1013-1014 ,  Vol 125, No 9 (2023), Pagination: 1013-1014
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Threats to the Arctic
Rahul Mohan
DOI: 10.18520/cs/v125/i9/1014-1016 ,  Vol 125, No 9 (2023), Pagination: 1014-1016
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