Scientifically Yours Selected Indian Women Scientists


About the Book
“””Scientifically yours”” presents successful women academics, researchers and scientists from a range of disciplines including physics, chemistry, life sciences, mathematics and medicine. The contents are to motivate and inspire citizens and youth in particular to recognize the value of dedication and relentless pursuit to explore endless opportunities available to them in these fields.
Attracting and retaining a larger number of women than now in science and technology will optimize innovation, creativity, and competitiveness. During the course of interaction with these legends who have contributed immensely for advancement of science and technology especially in the Indian context, their passion to do science within prevailing social, cultural and academic milieu came to the fore.
Vigyan Prasar, NISCAIR & RS Television salute the excellence they stand for: This volume is dedicated to the spirit of excellence that twinned human values seamlessly.”

About the Author
“Gauhar Raza is presently Chief Scientist and Head, Science Communication through Multi-Media, at CSIR-National Institute of Science Communication And Information Resources, New Delhi, Editor of Journal of Scientific Temper and a Fellow of Mapungubwe Institute of Strategic Reflection, South Africa, Member, Science Communication Committee, JHC, University of Lorraine, France. For the past 35 years he has worked on Public Understanding of Science.
Dr R. Gopichandran serves as the Director of Vigyan Prasar, DST, New Delhi. A predominant focus of most of his work over the past 25 years has been communication and technical assistance for compliance aligned with national and global level commitments on environmental protection. He has also taught extensively in several centres of higher learning and has significant publications to his credit.
Dr T. V. Venkateswaran is a science writer and communicator with more than three decades of academic and field experience. He has authored more than 40 popular science books and more than 400 articles in various Indian languages.
Kinkini Dasgupta Misra is a senior scientist in Vigyan Prasar and a popular science writer.”

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Gauhar Raza, R Gopichandran, T V Venkateswaran, Kinkini Dasgupta Misra (ED)