Newly developed graphene-based supercapacitor offers a promising source for greater power and sustained energy
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Newly developed graphene-based supercapacitor offers a promising source for greater power and sustained energy

From home appliances to automobiles, cell phones to satellites, modern life is unthinkable without a source of energy. With non-renewable sources of energy, such as oil, gas, and coal, fast getting depleted, race is on to develop clean sustainable sources of energy and the technologies to harness the same. Research in the area of materials … Continue reading

Agreement signed for Smt Indrani Balan Science Activity Centre
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Agreement signed for Smt Indrani Balan Science Activity Centre

Following the announcement of endowment to IISER Pune from Balan group in May last year, the two organizations have now signed a formal agreement towards for construction of a building for for a science activity centre at IISER Pune. In a total of 60,000 sq ft of area, this building, “Smt. Indrani Balan Science Activity Centre”, will house state-of-the-art, hands-on … Continue reading

Discovery of Saraswati supercluster and Giant Radio Galaxies
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Discovery of Saraswati supercluster and Giant Radio Galaxies

Shishir Sankhyayan, a PhD student in the Physics Programme at IISER Pune has been involved in two major astronomical discoveries that have received world-wide attention– the supercluster Saraswati, and 25 rare Giant Radio Galaxies. In this feature article, Harshini Tekur gives us a detailed breakdown of what these discoveries mean and how they add to … Continue reading