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 2 (2023)

In this Issue

In this Issue
K. P. Madhu
DOI: 10.18520/cs/v125/i2/110-110 ,  Vol 125, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 110-110
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Classifying ‘Normal’ in Health and Nutrition: Complicated, Confusing and Controversial!
Anand Krishnan
DOI: 10.18520/cs/v125/i2/111-112 ,  Vol 125, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 111-112
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Remnants of the Rainbow Trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) Stock in Kodaikanal Hills, Western Ghats, South India
Walter Devaa, U. Ramesh
DOI: 10.18520/cs/v125/i2/113-113 ,  Vol 125, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 113-113
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Role of ChatGPT in Predicting Protein–Protein Interactions
Partha Pratim Ray, Poulami Majumder
DOI: 10.18520/cs/v125/i2/114-114 ,  Vol 125, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 114-114
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Biomaterials and Implants for Dental, Cranio-Maxillofacial Reconstruction and Bone Regeneration
Shikhar Krishn Jha, Kaushik Chatterjee, Aldo R. Boccaccini, Bikramjit Basu
DOI: 10.18520/cs/v125/i2/115-116 ,  Vol 125, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 115-116
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Current Science Reports
DOI: 10.18520/cs/v125/i2/117-120 ,  Vol 125, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 117-120
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Charles Darwin’s Theory of Evolution and his Concept of Species
B. N. Singh
DOI: 10.18520/cs/v125/i2/121-123 ,  Vol 125, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 121-123
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General Article

Mapping India’s Exposure to Climate Change: A District Level Study
Ka. Sa. Kalaiarasi, Kritika Singh, Nisar Kannangara
DOI: 10.18520/cs/v125/i2/124-129 ,  Vol 125, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 124-129
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Research Account

Santalum album–Host Plants Interaction: An Incomplete Story of Semi-Root Parasite
Vishnu Raju, Ashish Agashe, Mushineni Ashajyothi, Kunasekaran Rajarajan, Naresh Kumar, Ayyanadar Arunachalam
DOI: 10.18520/cs/v125/i2/130-137 ,  Vol 125, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 130-137
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Research Articles

Understanding Age-Friendliness of Cities and Urban Communities through the Perceptions of Senior Citizens in Kolkata, India
Basudatta Sarkar, Haimanti Banerji
DOI: 10.18520/cs/v125/i2/138-147 ,  Vol 125, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 138-147
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Mortality Trends of Breast Cancer in BRICS Countries from 1990 to 2019: An Age–Period–Cohort Analysis of the Global Burden of Disease Study 2019
Chaojian Chen, Qiuping Yang, Huiting Tian, Jinyao Wu, Lingzhi Chen, Zeqi Ji, Daitian Zheng, Yexi Chen, Zhiyang Li, Hai Lu
DOI: 10.18520/cs/v125/i2/148-155 ,  Vol 125, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 148-155
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Ecosystem Services of Coastal Wetlands for Climate Change Mitigation: An Economic Analysis of Pokkali and Kaipad-Based Rotational Paddy Farming Systems in India
C. Ramachandran, Shinoj Parappurathu, Reshma Gills, A. R. Anuja, Shelton Padua, R. Ratheesh Kumar, N. Rajesh
DOI: 10.18520/cs/v125/i2/156-164 ,  Vol 125, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 156-164
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Performance Evaluation and Optimization of Solar Operated Plot Thresher for Chickpea Seeds
Naveen Kumar, Santosh Rani, Ajay Kumar Sharma
DOI: 10.18520/cs/v125/i2/165-171 ,  Vol 125, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 165-171
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Effect of Downwash Airflow Distribution of Multi-Rotor Unmanned Aerial Vehicle on Spray Droplet Deposition Characteristics in Rice Crop
D. Yallappa, R. Kavitha, A. Surendrakumar, B. Suthakar, A. P. Mohan Kumar, M. K. Kalarani, Balaji Kannan
DOI: 10.18520/cs/v125/i2/172-182 ,  Vol 125, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 172-182
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Volatile Cues from Corcyra cephalonica Larva Elicit Behavioural Responses in Parasitoid, Habrobracon hebetor
G. Basana Gowda, Totan Adak, P. D. Kamala Jayanthi, P. Saravan Kumar, G. GuruPirasanna-Pandi, Naveenkumar B. Patil, A. Annamalai, P. C. Rath
DOI: 10.18520/cs/v125/i2/183-190 ,  Vol 125, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 183-190
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26Al–26Mg Isotopic Studies in Some Calcium–Aluminium-Rich Inclusions and Chondrules from Unequilibrated Chondrites
Ritesh Kumar Mishra, Kuljeet Kaur Marhas, Mario Trieloff
DOI: 10.18520/cs/v125/i2/191-203 ,  Vol 125, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 191-203
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Neutral and Adaptive Genetic Variation in Indian Snow Leopards, Panthera uncia
Tirupathi Rao Golla, Laura Tensen, Vipin , Kesav Kumar, Satish Kumar, Ajay Gaur
DOI: 10.18520/cs/v125/i2/204-209 ,  Vol 125, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 204-209
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Book Reviews

Terrestrial Atmosphere and Ionosphere: Physics and Experimental Techniques
K. Krishnamoorthy
DOI: 10.18520/cs/v125/i2/210-210 ,  Vol 125, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 210-210
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Flight Dynamics, 2nd Edition
N. Ananthkrishnan
DOI: 10.18520/cs/v125/i2/211-211 ,  Vol 125, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 211-211
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Personal News

Krityunjai Prasad Sinha (1929–2023)
G. Baskaran, V. M. Nandakumaran, R. K. Shankar, Anil Kumar Abburi, C. Sivaram, Usha Raut, B. S. Satyaprakash
DOI: 10.18520/cs/v125/i2/212-214 ,  Vol 125, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 212-214
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