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RC Opening hours during End-Semester Exams Fortnight

All Students please note…

RC Opening Hours Extended
up to 2.00 am

during “End-Semester Exams Fortnight”
Sat 14 April - Fri 27 April 2012

Please make apt use of the extended hours
Wishing you All the Best !

RC Team

Gujarat Sahitya Academy has awarded second prize to ‘Girnar’

Dear All

Gujarat Sahitya Academy has awarded second prize to ‘Girnar’ (book written by Prof. Sanjay Chaudhary) under ‘Essays and Travelogue’ category for the year 2009.

We have the title in RC’s collection (915.495475/CHA – Girnar – Accn.No. 023011 – Gujarati).  It is kept on a Display at RC now – drop in to browse !

regards

Satish [...]

Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2011

Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2011 was awarded to Thomas J. Sargent and Christopher A. Sims “for their empirical research on cause and effect in the macroeconomy”.

For more details please visit RC site at

http://resourcecentre.daiict.ac.in/eresources/iresources/nobel/nobelprize_2011.html

The Nobel Peace Prize 2011

Nobel Peace Prize 2011 was awarded jointly to Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Leymah Gbowee and Tawakkul Karman “for their non-violent struggle for the safety of women and for women’s rights to full participation in peace-building work”.

For more details please visit RC site at

http://resourcecentre.daiict.ac.in/eresources/iresources/nobel/nobelprize_2011.html

The Nobel Prize in Literature 2011

Nobel Prize in Literature 2011 was awarded to Tomas Tranströmer “because, through his condensed, translucent images, he gives us fresh access to reality”.

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http://resourcecentre.daiict.ac.in/eresources/iresources/nobel/nobelprize_2011.html

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2011

Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2011 was awarded to Daniel Shechtman “for the discovery of quasicrystals”.

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http://resourcecentre.daiict.ac.in/eresources/iresources/nobel/nobelprize_2011.html

The Nobel Prize in Physics 2011

Nobel Prize in Physics 2011 was awarded to Saul Perlmutter, Brian P. Schmidt and Adam G. Riess “for the discovery of the accelerating expansion of the Universe through observations of distant supernovae”

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http://resourcecentre.daiict.ac.in/eresources/iresources/nobel/nobelprize_2011.html

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2011

Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2011 was awarded to Bruce A. Beutler; Jules A. Hoffmann “for their discoveries concerning the activation of innate immunity” and to Ralph M. Steinman “for his discovery of the dendritic cell and its role in adaptive immunity”

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http://resourcecentre.daiict.ac.in/eresources/iresources/nobel/nobelprize_2011.html

Indian Magsaysay Award Winners

Recently Ramon Magsaysay Award Foundation has awarded to two noted personalities Nileema Mishra, a social activist from Maharashtra and US-trained Indian engineer Harish Hande with Ramon Magsaysay Award for the year 2011 for their outstanding contributions.  For more on this Ramon Magsaysay Award Foundation.

India’s 2011 TR35: Top Innovators Under 35

Since 1999, the editors of Technology Review have honored the young innovators whose inventions and research we find most exciting; today that collection is the TR35, a list of technologists and scientists, all under the age of 35. In 2010, Technology Review announced the India TR35 list that recognizes the outstanding innovators under the age [...]

The Grand Challenges for Technologists in India

Technology Review India has anchored TRI Grand Challenges aimed at finding innovative technologies and solutions relevant to solving some of the most urgent challenges facing the nation.

To read please click on the following link

The Grand Challenges for Technologists in India

Regards,

Kumbar

Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2010

Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2010 was awarded to Peter A. Diamond, Dale T. Mortensen and Christopher A. Pissarides “for their analysis of markets with search frictions”.

For more details please visit RC site at

http://resourcecentre.daiict.ac.in/eresources/iresources/nobel/nobelprize_2010.html