IISERM Colloquia and Seminars - 2011


 145. Seminar 29 December , 2011 (Thur 10:30 am) Dr. Rahul Roy, Sunney Xie Lab, Harvard University, USA

"Single Molecule Biology and Super-Resolution Optical Microscopy"

144. Seminar 20 December , 2011 (Tues 12:00 am) Dr. Alok Kumar Maharana, McGill University, CANADA

"Cyclic multiple planes of non-general type"

143. Seminar 20 December , 2011 (Tues 11:00 am) Dr. Vivek Mohan Mallick, Centre de Recerca Mathematica, Barcelona SPAIN

"wo results : On Roitmanś theorem and on spectrums of triangulated categories"

142. Seminar 12 December , 2011 (Mon 3:00 pm) Dr. Rudresh Acharya, Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia PA

"Structural basis for the function and inhibition of an influenza A virus M2 proton channel (AM2)"

141. Seminar 1 December , 2011 (Thur 4:00 pm) Dr. Prasenjit Bhaumik, National Cancer Institute - Frederick, Frederick, MD 21702-1201

"Development of antimalarial inhibitors targeting Plasmodium parasite plasmepsins"

140. Seminar 1 December , 2011 (Thur 3:00 pm) Dr. Montu K. Hazra, University of California, San Diego, USA

"Laser Induced Fluorescence Spectroscopy of Selected Nucleic Acid Base-Pair Analogues and Overtone Spectroscopy of Atmospherically Related Molecules"

139. Seminar 24 November , 2011 (Fri 5:00 pm) Dr. Dipak Dutta, Department of Biochemistry, New York University School of Medicine, NY 10016, USA

"Linking RNA Polymerase Backtracking to Genome Instability in E. coli"

138. Seminar 18 November , 2011 (Fri 4:00 pm) Dr. Kuljeet Singh Sandhu, Genome Technology and Biology Genome Institute of Singapore

"Chromatin Interaction Networks: Presenting the Genomic Cosmos"

137. Seminar 17 November , 2011 (Thur 3:00 pm) Dr. Sayan Bagchi, Stanford University, USA

"Structural and Conformational Dynamics in Peptides, Proteins, and Enzymes: A 2D-IR Spectroscopic Approach"

136. Seminar 11 November , 2011 (Fri 5:00 pm) Dr. Benu Brata Das, NCI/NIH, Bethesda, USA

"A Novel Nuclear and Mitochondrial DNA repair enzyme Tyrosyl-DNA phosphodiesterase (TDP1): Insights into Topoisomerase1-induced DNA Damage and Human disease"

135. Seminar 11 November , 2011 (Fri 3:00 pm) Dr. Debabani Ganguly, Kansas State University, USA

"Atomistic and coarse grained simulation of intrinsically disorder proteins"

134. Seminar 10 November , 2011 (Thur 3:00 pm) Dr. Sukanta De, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland

"Transparent Electrodes from Nanomaterials for Flexible Devices"

133. Colloquium 9 November , 2011 (Wed 4:00 pm) Prof. Shobhona Sharma, TIFR, Mumbai

"A look at the surface of malaria parasite-infected red cells"

132. Seminar 8 November , 2011 (Tue 3:00 pm) Dr. V G Vaidhyanathan, University of Rhode Island, USA

"Role of aminofluorene-induced conformational heterogeneity in translesion synthesis"

131. Seminar 8 November , 2011 (Tue 11:00 am) Dr. Somnath Bhattacharjee, Michigan State University, USA

"Affinity Membrane with Functionalized Polymer Brushes or Polyelectrolyte Films for High Capacity Purification of Histidine-Tagged Proteins, Protein Sorption Modalities on Comb-Like Polymer Multilayer"

130. Seminar 3 November , 2011 (Thur 12:00 pm) Prof. D. Balasubramanian, L. V. Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad

"The Greek Key motif in the beta-gamma crystallins is vital for central eye lens transparency"

129. Seminar 31 October , 2011 (Mon 3:00 pm) Dr. Sukhendu Mandal, Pennsylvania State University, USA

"Controlling Band Gap Energies in Cluster-Assembled Materials"

128. Colloquium 28 October , 2011 (Fri 5:00 pm) Prof. Somnath Dasgupta, IISER Kolkata

"A tale of two supercontinents: The Indian connection"

127. Seminar 24 October , 2011 (Mon 3:00 pm) Dr. Radha Chauhan, The Rockefeller University, New York USA

"Insight into Structure and Versatility of the Transport Channel of the Nuclear Pore Complex"

126. Seminar 21 October , 2011 (Fri 4:00 pm) Dr. Ashish Arora, Senior Scientist, Molecular and Structural Biology CSIR-CDRI

"Understanding the Soft-Skills of Drug Target Proteins using NMR Spectroscopy"

125. Seminar 18 October , 2011 (Tues 3:00 pm) Dr. Abhijit Roy, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK

"Harnessing natural product biosynthesis/privilege molecules: In search of novel bioactive compounds"

124. Seminar 13 October , 2011 (Thur 3:00 pm) Dr. Prashant Singh

"Unseen beauty of hydrogen bonding: study from gas phase to interface"

123. Colloquium 12 October , 2011 (Wed 4:00 pm) Dr. N. Krishnan, TIFR, Mumbai

"Probing Gravity and Feebler Forces at Short Range"

122. Seminar 10 October , 2011 (Mon 3:00 pm) Dr. Santanu Bag, IBM T. J. Watson Research Centre, New York, USA

"Solution Processed Chalcogenides: Mesostructured Semiconductors, Chalcogels & Thin-film Solar Cells"

121. Seminar 5 October , 2011 (Wed 4:00 pm) Dr. Shravan Kumar Mishra, Deptt. of Molecular Cell Biology, Max Planck Instt. of Biochemistry, Germany

"Regulation of Alternative RNA Splicing by Ubiquitin-Like Modification"

120. Seminar 5 October , 2011 (Wed 3:00 pm) Dr. Srinivasa M. Srinivasula, National Cancer institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda MD 20892

"Autophagy in host defense: Role of p62 in TLR4 signaling"

119. Seminar 29 September , 2011 (Thur 4:00 pm) Dr. Sudipta Dutta, IIT Kanpur

"Structures and Saturations in Banach spaces"

118. Colloquium 23 September , 2011 (Fri 3:00 pm) Dr. A. K. Grover, TIFR Mumbai

"Spin-ferromagnets with zero-magnetization-Novel functional materials and their physics"

117. Seminar 9 September , 2011 (Fri 4:00 pm) Dr. Jamuna R. Subramaniam, Deptt. of Biological Sciences & Bioengineering, IIT Kanpur

"Neural plasticity induced lifespan extension and alleviation of amyloid beta toxicity"

116. Seminar 7 September , 2011 (Wed 3:00 pm) Dr. Ravi Muddashetty Emory University, Atlanta, USA

" "Micro" manipulation in Neurons – microRNAs, dynamic modulators of Neuronal activity"

115. Seminar 6 September , 2011 (Tues 3:00 pm) Dr. Anup Som, Institute for Biostatistics and Informatics in Medicine, University of Rostock, Germany

"E-PluriNetWork: An interaction/regulation network underlying pluripotency in mouse, and its applications"

114. Seminar 5 September , 2011 (Mon 3:00 pm) Dr. Supratim Giri, University of Toranto, canada

"Nanotechnology: some aspects and application in biomedicine"

113. Seminar 1 September , 2011 (Thur 2:00 pm) Dr. Bidisha Sinha, Institut Curie, Paris

"Understanding mechanosensing by caveolae"

112. Seminar 26 August , 2011 (Fri 4:00 pm) Dr. Shashi Pandit, Genscope, CEA

"TASSER based protein tertiary structure prediction"

111. Seminar 24 August , 2011 (Wed 3:00 pm) Dr. Sanjib Bhattacharyya, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, USA

"Nanomaterials at the Biological Interface: Tailoring Endocytotic Mechanism to Target Specific Intracellular Pathways"

110. Seminar 16 August , 2011 (Tues 3:00 pm) Dr. Dulal Senapati, Jackson State University, Jackson, USA

"Multipodal Plasmonic Nanomaterials: Growth Mechanism and their Applications"

109. Seminar 16 August , 2011 (Tues 3:00 pm) Dr. Narendrakumar Ramanan, Anatomy and Neurobiology Washington University School of Medicine

"Transcriptional control of axon growth in mammalian central nervous system"

108. Seminar 12 August , 2011 (Fri 3:00 pm) Dr. Sunita Verma, BITS Jaipur

"Analysis of Aerosols and Trace Gases using Global Climate Model and Observations"

107. Seminar 9 August , 2011 (Tues 3:00 pm) Dr. Yashonidhi Pandey, CMI, Chennai

"Parahoric G- bundles on a compact Riemann surface : the case of G - a classical group"

106. Seminar 26 July, 2011 (Tues 4:00 pm) Dr. N Arul Murugan, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden

"Multiphysics, multiscale modeling of molecular probes"

105. Seminar 22 July, 2011 (Fri 4:00 pm) Dr. Beena Krishnan, Univ Massachusetts, Amherst, USA

"Unraveling the Mechanisms of Folding and Function of Serpins: In Vitro and In Vivo"

104. Seminar 20 July, 2011 (Wed 4:00 pm) Dr. Kalyanasis Sahu, University of South Carolina, Columbia, USA

"Heterogeneous reaction rates in ionic liquid and electron trapping in CdSe quantum dot measured by 2D-MUPPETS"

103. Seminar 19 July, 2011 (Tues 4:00 pm) Dr Tushar Kant Beuria, Univ. Texas Health Science Centre, USA

"Targeting cell division in bacteria: A novel approach to develop new antibacterials"

102. Seminar 18 July, 2011 (Mon 4:00 pm) Dr. Dipankar Das, Univ of Otago, New Zealand

"High precision atomic and molecular spectroscopy"

101. Seminar 13 July, 2011 (Wed 4:00 pm) Dr. Samir H. Chikkali

"Strategic designing of phosphorus ligands and their applications in organometallic catalysis"

100. Seminar 4 July, 2011 (Mon 3:00 pm) Dr. Pooja Singla, Centre for Advanced Studies in Mathematics, Be'er Sheva Israel

"Representations of linear groups over local rings"

99. Seminar 1 July, 2011 (Fri 4:00 pm) Dr. Subhash Banerjee, University of South Dakota, USA

"Sustainable Development of Catalysts for Green Synthesis & Nano-Sensors for Detection of Analytes"

98. Seminar 30 June, 2011 (Thur 3:00 pm) Dr. Mrigank Srivastava, CDRI, Lucknow

"Role of Chemokines and Mononuclear Phagocytes in Infectious Diseases"

97. Seminar 29 June, 2011 (Wed 4:00 pm) Dr. Milan Surjit, IGBMC, Strasbourg

"How do we respond to stress! A new insight into the mechanism of action of a stress hormone"

96. Seminar 29 June, 2011 (Wed 3:00 pm) Dr. Deepak Kumar Sinha, Laboratoire de Physique Statistique, Ecole Normale Superieure, Paris

"Photocontrol of protein activity in a single cell of a live organism"

95. Seminar 23 June, 2011 (Thur11:00 am) Prof. Subramanian Yashonath, SSCU, IISc Bangalore

"Insights into Breakdown of Walden's Rule: Implications in Physical Chemistry and Electrochemistry"

94. Seminar 22 June, 2011 (Wed 4:00 pm) Prof. Tejinder Neelon, California State University, USA

"Reduction Theorems for functions and power series in several variables"

93. Seminar 21 June, 2011 (Tues 4:00 pm) Dr. Bhabani Shankar Mallik, University of Notre Dame, Indiana, USA

"Computational Studies of Complex Chemical Systems: From Water to Energy Materials"

92. Seminar 20 June, 2011 (Mon 4:00 pm) Dr. Tanmay Mandal, University of Leipzig, Germany

"Organocatalytic asymmetric synthesis, and design and synthesis of histone deacetylase inhibitors"

91. Seminar 16 June, 2011 (Thur 4:00 pm) Dr. Akash Gulyani, University of North Carolina, USA

"Imaging protein activity in living cells: Src kinases at the leading edge"

90. Seminar 15 Wed, 2011 (Tues 4:00 pm) Dr. Amit Paul, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, USA

"Electrochemistry: From Fundamental Charge Transfer to Molecular Catalysis"

89. Seminar 14 June, 2011 (Tues 4:00 pm) Dr. Manoj Kumar Nayak, Texas A&M Univ. at Qatar/ Deptt of Chemistry, McGill University, Montreal, Canada

"Luminescent Nanospheres for Biodetection and Signal Amplification"

88. Seminar 14 June, 2011 (Tues 3:00 pm) Dr. Anchal Vishnoi, University of Pennsylvania, USA

"Selection pressure analysis of genes at different evolutionary time"

87. Seminar 8 June, 2011 (Wed 4:00 pm) Dr. Uttamkumar Samanta, KIIT University, Bhubaneswar

"LpPLA2 – Its role in Human Health and Structural Insight"

86. Seminar 2 June, 2011 (Thur 4:00 pm) Dr. Shilpee Dutt, Tata Memorial Centre/ACTREC

"Lymphoma and Leukemia: The role of aberrant DNA damage response and p53 pathway"

85. Seminar 2 June, 2011 (Thur 3:00 pm) Dr. Amit Dutt ACRETC, Tata Memorial Cancer Centre

"Translating Cancer Genomics to Medicine"

84. Seminar 1 June, 2011 (Wed 4:00 pm) Dr. M M Balamurali, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, USA

"Single Molecule Force Spectroscopy of Bio-elastomers"

83. Seminar May 31, 2011 (Tues 4:00 pm) Dr. Sudipta Basu, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

"Simplifying the Complexity"

82. Seminar May 16, 2011 (Mon 4:00 pm) Dr. Mahak Sharma, Harvard Medical School

"Uncovering the molecular mechanisms regulating protein sorting in th endosomal/lysosomal system: implications in microbial clearance"

81. Seminar May 13, 2011 (Wed1:00 am) Dr. Biswarup Pathak, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden

"Atomistic Modeling of Nanomaterials for Renewable Energy and Bio-Applications"

80. Seminar May 05, 2011 (Thur 3:00 pm) Dr. Sourav Banerjee, Univ. California, Santa Barbara, USA

"Micromanaging neuronal network: Regulatory control of neuronal development and plasticity by microRNAs and piRNAs"

79. Seminar May 04, 2011 (Wed 4:00 pm) Dr. R Natarajan

"Crystal Engineering of Functional Organic Nanotubes based on Cholapods"

78. Seminar April 21, 2011 (Thur 4:00 pm) Dr. Rajesh Ramachandran, Univ. Michigan, USA

"Molecular Mechanisms Underlying Retina Regeneration"

77. Seminar April 21, 2011 (Thur 3:00 pm) Dr. Ponnusamy Babu, Centre for Cellular and Molecular Platforms, Bangalore

"Sweet side of the Neutrophils: Functional Glycomics"

76. Seminar April 20, 2011 (Wed 4:00 pm) Dr. Rajesh Ramachandran, Univ. Michigan, USA

"Molecular Mechanisms Underlying Retina Regeneration"

75. Seminar April 20, 2011 (Wed 3:00 pm) Dr. Subhrajit Biswas, Vanderbilt Univ. Medical Center

"Alteration of metabolic pathways driven by pro-apoptotic Bax and Bak in early thymopoiesis initiates the stage specific T-cell Leukemias"

74. Seminar April 19, 2011 (Tues 4:00 pm) Dr. Pallavi Debnath

" Polymer friction by stochastic bond rupture and Cooperative dynamics of polymer melts"

73. Seminar April 18, 2011 (Mon 4:00 pm) Dr. Sarada Prasad Mishra, Naval Materials Research laboratory, Ambernath, Mumbai

" The Future Prospective of Organic Electronics"

72. Seminar April 15, 2011 (Fri 4:00 pm) Dr. Debarshi Dasgupta, Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands

" Functional Self-Assembled Architectures: From Molecules to Materials"

71. Seminar April 14, 2011 (Thur 4:00 pm) Dr. Debashree Bandyopadhyay, Bioinformatics Institute, Singapore

"Elucidation of protein structure and function using computational structural biology"

70. Seminar April 13, 2011 (Wed 4:00 pm) Dr. Sanjib K. Patra, University of Bristol, UK

"Functional Metal-Containing Block Copolymers Through Photocontrolled Living Polymerizations"

69. Seminar April 13, 2011 (Wed 3:00 pm) Dr Amit Arora, Univ of St Andrews, Scotland

"From Gene expression to Gene regulation to Gene interactions"

68. Seminar April 13, 2011 (Wed 12:00 pm) Dr. Amit Kumar, University of Regensburg, Germany

"Integer Quantum Hall Effect in Trilayer Graphene Under High Magnetic Field"

67. Seminar April 11, 2011 (Mon 4:00 pm) Dr. Ujjal Das, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA

"Computational investigations of CO2 capture sorbents and steam reforming catalysts"

66. Seminar April 8, 2011 (Fri 4:00 pm) Dr. Sougata, Department of Animal Biology, University of Pennsylvania, USA


65. Seminar April 7, 2011 (Thur11:00 am) Dr. Sougata, Department of Animal Biology, University of Pennsylvania, USA

"Arginylation: A new look at an old protein modification"

64. Seminar April 6, 2011 (Wed 4:00 pm) Dr. Kavita Babu, Dept. of Molecular Biology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA

"Synaptic plasticity at the C. elegans Neuromuscular Junction "

63. Seminar April 6, 2011 (Wed 3:00 pm) Dr. Bhaskar Dutta, Missouri State University, USA

"Nucleic Acids as Probes, Sensors and Scaffolds"

62. Seminar April 5, 2011 (Tues 4:00 pm) Dr. Tharamani Chikka Nagaiah, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany

"Design of Active Catalysts for Tomorrow's Energy Claim"

61. Seminar April 4, 2011 (Mon 4:00 pm) Dr. Venkata Krishnan, NIMS, Japan

"X-ray Scattering and X-ray Spectroscopic Studies on Bio-inspired Hierarchical Functional Materials and Metal Oxide Nanomaterials"

60. Seminar April 1, 2011 (Fri 4:00 pm) Dr. Murali Gururajan, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, LA, USA

"MicroRNAs: Role in normal B cell differentiation and B cell derived diseases"

59. Seminar April 1, 2011 (Fri 3:00 pm) Dr. Ankush Gupta, Cornell University, USA

"Anisotropic Etching of Si(100) and The Production of Near-Atomically-Flat Surface"

58. Seminar March 31, 2011 (Thur 4:00 pm) Dr. Puneet Khandelwal, University of Pittsburgh, USA

"Bladder Umbrella Cells: Life Under Constant Challenge"

57. Seminar March 24, 2011 (Thur 4:00 pm) Dr. Gargi Dutta, IISc. Banglore


56. Seminar March 23, 2011 (Wed 3:00 pm) Dr. C. P. Singh, RRCAT Indore

"Controlling energy transfer efficiency of a dendrimer molecule by femtosecond pulse shaping"

55. Seminar March 23, 2011 (Wed 11:00 am) Dr. T Rathinavelan, Department of Molecular Biosciences, The University of Kansas, USA

"Understanding the functional mechanisms of Gram-negative bacterial type III secretion system using computational and experimental methods"

54. Seminar March 22, 2011 (Tues 4:00 pm) Dr. Alok Ranjan Paital, University of Missouri, Columbia, USA

"Metallacarborane based Molecular Motors and nanowires"

53. Seminar March 21, 2011 (Mon 4:00 pm) Dr. Laxmidhar Rout, Technical University Munich, Germany

"New Reagents, Methods, and Strategies for Organic Synthesis"

52. Seminar March 11, 2011 (Fri 4:00 pm) Dr. Rashmi Mishra, Max Planck Institute, Dresden, Germany

"Uncovering The Secrets Behind Cellular Polarization: Different Systems, Common Platform"

51. Seminar March 11, 2011 (Fri 3:00 pm) Dr. Rajib Goswami, The Scripps Research Institute, San Diego, California, USA


50. Seminar March 10, 2011 (Thur 3:00 pm) Dr. Vivek Polshettiwar, Senior Research Scientist, KAUST Catalysis Center, KSA

"Green Chemistry by Nano-Catalysis"

49. Seminar March 9, 2011 (Wed 4:00 pm) Dr. Khashti Ballabh Joshi, Goethe-University Frankfurt

"Making and Machining of Biotin-Based Soft Structures"

48. Seminar March 8, 2011 (Tues 11:00 am) Prof. Urmie Ray, Universite de Reims, FRANCE.

"On Lie algebras."

47. Seminar March 7, 2011 (Wed 4:00 pm) Dr. Pradeep C Parameswaran, Indian Institute of Technology Mandi

"Polyoxometalate chemistry - towards new functional materials"

46. Seminar March 4, 2011 (Fri 4:00 pm) Dr. Soumitra Kar, University of Central Florida, USA

" Physical Aspects of Doping and Alloying in Semiconductor Nanostructures."

45. Seminar March 3, 2011 (Thur 3:00 pm) Dr. Madhavaiah Chandra, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA

"DNA as a Versatile Reagent: Structural Component for Branched Networks and Catalyst for Organic and Bioorganic Reactions."

44. Seminar March 3, 2011 (Thur 11:00 am) Dr. Kirankumar R. Hiremath, Zuse Institute Berlin, GERMANY

"Computational Optics-Photonics: Avenues, challenges and opportunities."

43. Seminar March 2, 2011 (Wed 11:00 am) Dr. Vishal Agrawal Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Francisco,USA

"Pharmacogenetics of P450 oxidoreductase (POR)."

42. Seminar March 2, 2011 (Wed 10:00 am) Dr. Rachna Chaba Dept. of Microbiology and Immunology, University of California San Francisco, USA

"Design of Stress Signaling Pathways in Bacteria."

41. Seminar March 1, 2011 (Tues 4:00 pm) Dr. Bobby Ezhuthachan, HRI Allahabad

"Strings at Strong Coupling"

40. Seminar March 1, 2011 (Tues 3:00 pm) Dr. Purusharth Rajyaguru , Dept. of Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of Arizona

"mRNP Transitions"

39. Seminar February 28, 2011 (Mon 3:00 pm) Dr. Ajay D. Thakur, IITB, Mumbai, India

"Physics of Vortices in Sub-Micro Engineered Superconducting Structures"

38. Seminar February 25, 2011 (Fri 4:00 pm) Dr. Ranber Singh, Max-Planck-Institute Stuttgart, Germany

"Semiconductor quantum dot as a source of on demand single photons and entangled photon pairs"

37. Seminar February 24, 2011 (Thu 4:00 pm) Dr. Apurba Laha, Institute of Electronic Materials and Devices, Leibniz University Hannover, Germany

"Semiconductor/Oxide Heterostructures on Silicon for CMOS and Beyond"

36. Seminar February 23, 2011 (Wed 11:00 am) Dr. Pravin A. Nair, Molecular Biology Program, Sloan-Kettering Institute, New York, USA

"Mechanistic insights to DNA ligases through biochemical and structural studies "

35. Colloquium February 22, 2011 (Tues 5:00 pm) Dr. Stavros Farantos, University of Crete and Institute of Electronic Structure and Laser, Foundation for Research and Technology - Hellas, Heraklion, Crete, Greece

"How does a chemical bond break? Non-linear molecular dynamics for understanding chemical reactivity"

34. Seminar February 18, 2011 (Fri 4:00 pm) Dr. Sunil Singh Kushvaha, Institute of Materials Research & Engineering, A*-STAR, Singapore

"Growth and Characterization of Functional Nanomaterials using Scanning Probe Microscopy"

33. Seminar February 17, 2011 (Thu 5:00 pm) Dr. M R Bhutiyani, SASE Chandigarh

"Climate Change Scenario: An Indian Perspective"

32. Seminar February 16, 2011 (Wed 4:00 pm) Dr. Harapriya Rath, The University of Manchester, UK

"Large Pi-Conjugated Macrocycles with Twist: From Aromaticity to Device Chemistry"

31. Seminar February 16, 2011 (Wed 3:00 pm) Dr. Atul Suresh Deshpande, University of Pittsburgh, USA

"Nanoparticles to nanostructured materials: A bottom-up approach for the synthesis of solid oxide fuel cell materials"

30. Seminar February 16, 2011 (Wed 11:00 am) Dr. Ram Yadav University of California, Riverside

"Understanding the inner functioning of Arabidopsis shoot apical meristem"

29. Seminar February 10, 2011 (Thur 3:00 pm) Dr. Vivek Rai Department of Medicine, New York University Medical Center, New York,USA

"The RAGE axis: Novel insights and key regulations in cardiovascular complication and tumorigenesis"

28. Colloquium February 9, 2011 (Wed 4:00 pm) Dr. Vikramaditya Prakash, University of Washington

"Preservation and Uncertainty: The Modern City in the Age of Globalization"

27. Seminar February 7, 2011 (Mon 5:00 pm) Professor Dinakar Ramakrishnan, California Institute of Technology

"Diophantine Equations"

26. Seminar February 4, 2011 (Fri 4:00 pm) Dr. Rakesh Sohal, IHP microelectronics, Germany

"Semiconductors beyond Si and dielectrics beyond SiO2"

25. Seminar February 4, 2011 (Fri 3:00 pm) Dr. Sudha Rajamani, FAS Center for Systems Biology, Harvard University

"Replication of Information on the Prebiotic Earth"

24. Seminar February 4, 2011 (Fri 11:00 am) Dr. Gnana Sutha Siluvai, Montana State University, USA

"Structure and Reactivity of the Red Copper Protein Sco"

23. Colloquium February 3, 2011 (Thur 5:00 pm) Dr. G Krishnamoorthy, TIFR

"What do we learn from internal motional dynamics in Nucleic acids and proteins?"

22. Seminar February 3, 2011 (Thur 3:00 pm) Dr. Colin Benjamin, University of Georgia, USA

"Majorana bound states"

21. Colloquium February 2, 2011 (Wed 4:00 pm) Prof. D. Sahdev, IIT Kanpur

"Resolving Atoms in our Backyards Or Indigenous Technology in a Globalized World"

20. Seminar February 1, 2011 (Tues 4:00 pm) Dr. Anant Kumar, Department of Rural Development, Xavier Institute of Social Service

"Maternal death in India: what solutions we have?"

19. Colloquium Jan 28, 2011 (Fri 5:00 pm) Dr. V. Ramamurthy, Deptt. of Chemistry, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL, USA

"Controlling Chemical Behavior Molecules with Confinement and Weak Interactions"

18. Seminar Jan 28, 2011 (Fri 3:00 pm) Dr. Narendra Sahu, University Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium

"Direct and Indirect Search of Dark Matter Interacting via Higgs Portal"

17. Seminar Jan 27, 2011 (Thur 3:00 pm)Dr. S K Arun Murthi, Asst. Professor, Azim Premji University, Bangalore

"How They Pose a Challenge to the Essentialist Theory of Laws?"

16. Seminar January 25, 2011 (Tues 4:00 pm) Dr. Naveen Surendran, MPIPKS, Dresden, Germany

"Topological order in three dimensions"

15. Seminar January 24, 2011 (Mon 4:00 pm) Dr. Harvinder K. Jassal, IISER Mohali

"Perturbations in dark energy"

14. Seminar January 19, 2011 (Wed 3:00 pm) Prof. Anil Bhalekar, Professor and Ex-Emeritus Scientist, CSIR RTM Nagpur University


13. Seminar January 19, 2011 (Wed 4:00 pm) Dr. Sashikumaar Ganesan, WIAS-Berlin, GERMANY

"Modeling and finite element simulation of two-phase flows with soluble urfactants"

12. Seminar January 18, 2011 (Tues 4:00 pm) Dr. Satadeep Bhattacharjee, Uppsala University Sweden

"Some Theoretical Studies on Magnetic Materials"

11. Seminar January 17, 2011 (Mon 4:00 pm) Dr. J Nithyanandhan,University of Miami, USA

"Chemistry in Confined Space: Chemistry in water-soluble cavitands and dendrimers"

10. Seminar January 17, 2011 (Mon 3:00 pm) Dr. Abdur Rub, Deptt. of Medical Elementology & Toxicology Hamdard University, New Delhi

"Lipid raft disruption associated with Leishmania major infection alters macrophage CD40 signalosome composition and effector function. "

9. Seminar January 17, 2011 (Mon 2:00 pm) Dr. Ayesha Begum, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA

"Dwarf Galaxies as Cosmological Probes"

8. Seminar January 14, 2011 (Fri 4:00 pm) Dr. Tejender Thakur, IISc Bangalore

"Computational and experimental studies on weak non-bonded interactions"

7. Seminar January 13, 2011 (Thur 4:00 pm) Dr. Subhashis Gangopadhyay, School of Physics and Astronomy University of Nottingham

"Scanning Probe Microscopy and Spectroscopy of Si(100) at Low Temperatures: Beyond conventional Imaging"

6. Colloquium January 12, 2011 (Wed 4:00 pm) Prof. Utpal Banerjee, UCLA

"Signal transduction and metabolic control of cell fate"

5. Seminar January 12, 2011 (Wed 3:00 pm) Dr. Baerbel W. Sinha, MPI Mainz Germany

"Nanoscopic approaches in earth and environmental sciences"

4. Seminar January 11, 2011 (Tues 11:00 am) Dr. Ritesh Tandon, Emory School of Medicine Georgia, USA

"Viral tegument proteins and host factors in human cytomegalovirus maturation"

3. Seminar January 7, 2011 (Fri 4:00 pm) Dr. Kedar Khare, GE Global Research, New York, USA

"Topics in Imaging Research"

2. Seminar January 04, 2011 (Tues 3:00 pm) Dr. Hrushikesh M. Joshi, Northwestern University, USA

"Advanced Nanostructures for Applications in Diagnostics and Therapeutics"

1. Seminar January 03, 2011 (Mon 4:00 pm) Dr. Goutam Sheet, Materials Science Division, Argonne National Laboratory Argonne, USA

"Andreev reflection spectroscopy on unconventional superconductors"