Introduced in 1914, the journal has presented research work carried out by the Institute and other institutions around the world. Today, it is a quarterly review journal, with each issue edited by one or more eminent researchers acting as Guest Editors.

Examples of articles from recent volumes include these from Vol. 96-1: Non-Intrusive Flow Diagnostics for Aerospace Applications; and Tunable Diode Laser Absorption Spectroscopy as a Flow Diagnostic Tool: A Review.

And from Vol. 96-2: A Pedagogic Review on Designing Model Topological Insulators; and Electrical Transport in Vanadium Dioxide Nanostructures – New Physics and Potential Applications.

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  • Founded in 1914, now published as a quarterly review journal
  • Each issue is edited by eminent researchers acting as Guest Editors.
  • The official publication of the Indian Institute of Science
  • G. K. Ananthasuresh
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    Authors: G. K. Ananthasuresh

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