AWSAR Awarded Articles 2018

AWSAR Awardees (Ph.D. category)

AWARDEES OF TOP THREE STORIES
Sl. No.Article TitleAuthor Name Download/No.
1 Adoption of Green Building for Sustainable Growth of Rural India Ashish Suresh Srivastava /714
2 Tales of Fixing the Tails Ajay Kumar /369
3 Population and Ecology Symbiosis – Wetland, Macrophyte and Fish Nabanita Chakraborty /281
AWARDEES OF 100 BEST STORIES
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1 Necessity of Gas Sensing In Daily Life: Graphene/Metal Oxide Nanocomposites for Carbon Monoxide Sensing Suresh Bandi /104
2 The Enterprising Life of a Microtubule: 'Ups' And 'Downs' And Some Peaceful Times Aparna J S /50
3 Structural Prediction of Hepatitis E Virus X Domain to Limit Viral Infection: My Experience Vikram Thakur /30
4 Moss: Little Things Which Can Fill the Huge Glitch in Agriculture Tanushree Agarwal /44
5 Solar Cells – Let’s Brighten The World Astha Tyagi /79
6 Solving The Particles’ Game Using Machine Learning Divya Divkaran /26
7 Naturally Inspired: Understanding How Pomegranate Prevents Pancreatic Disorders Payal Gupta /38
8 Some Tensions are Good for Life Joseph Jose Thottacherry /65
9 Improving the Immune Health of the Muga Silkworm: In A Natural Way- The Probiotic Way Pinky Moni Bhuyan /9
10 Kidney Stones: A Stone That Never Rolls Away Abhishek Albert /26
11 Indian Scientists Developed Functionally Graded Nanocrystals for Improved Solar Cells Ankit Goyal /33
12 Resource Allocation and Energy Efficiency in Cellular Networks In Comparison with How to Raise a Happy and Good Child? Yoghitha Ramamoorthi /15
13 I can Eat Uranium-My Name is Deinococcusradiodurans Manobala T /18
14 Knock-Down Punch to Tuberculosis Eira Choudhary /30
15 Paper Machines for Rapid and Inexpensive, Point-of-Care Diagnosis of Tuberculosis Navjot Kaur /10
16 Community Radio for the Upliftment of Farming and Rural Communities in India Aditya /13
17 Making Oil Flow Faster for Cheaper Piyush Garg /7
18 A Way Forward in Ornamental Fish Farming Mahadevi Nagralli /6
19 We the Termites of IISc Nikita Zachariah /33
20 Concerned About Privacy Leaks From Iot Devices? IIT Madras Researchers May Have A Solution! Prasanna Karthik Vairam /12
21 Air Vehicle Which Flaps Its Wings and Flies Ajinkya Vishnu Sirsat /16
22 Missing Not Dead: The Horrifying Story of Man-made Flood Disasters Antara Dasgupta /11
23 Role-Mining the Moonlighting GAPDH Proteins in Cucumber Mosaic Virus Resistance in Plants Bipasha Bhattacharjee /5
24 Teaching and Learning in ‘Acoustical Darkness’ Nithya Subramaniam /12
25 Damage of Brain Wiring in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Abhishek Vats /18
26 Diffusing Bomb of Energy Scarcity Divyashree Arvind /10
27 The Decline and Death of The Protein Empire: Molecular Investigations in Ubiquitination Pathway Sayani Sarkar /8
28 The Changing Brain Neuroplasticity in the Deaf Seema Prasad /7
29 Fly Marathons Preethi Ravi /5
30 Fault Diagnosis of Machines Biswajit Sahoo /10
31 The Smoke that Kills Smell and Fades Memories Anjali Raj /14
32 Bacterial Endophytes: Nature’s Hidden Battalion against Environmental Pollution Neetha Nirupam Jathanna /24
33 Welding Research: Effect of Joint Design on the Corrosion Resistance of Welds Jastej Singh /8
34 Application of a Biomaterial (Urease) in Medicinal Field and other Industries to Remove Urea from Synthetic and Real Sample Sneha Mondal /19
35 Journey of Solitary Waves in Quantum World Gunjan Verma /19
36 Multilayer Mirrors: A New Horizon for Astronomical X-ray Optics Panini Singam /10
37 Unravelling the Mysteries of CRISPR Memory Generation Yoganand Knr /12
38 Screening for X-ALD by Tandem Mass Spectrometry Using Dried Blood Spots Archana Natarajan /2
39 Today’s WASTE is Tomorrow’s WEALTH: Recovery of Rare Earths from Waste Magnets of Wind Turbine Aarti Kumari /13
40 A Wonder Drug Discovered for Chikungunya Treatment Swati Gupta /28
41 Catastrophe in the Nanoworld: Noah’s Ark to the Rescue Harini Gunda /3
42 Satellite Cells– The Unsung Soldiers of the Skeletal Muscle Ajoy Aloysius /7
43 Towards an AI-Assisted Peer Review System Tirthankar Ghosal /18
44 The Missing Link: Contribution of Small Floodplain Tributaries to the Nutrient Budget of Ganga River Soumita Boral /4
45 The Mother of All Problems Dibyajyoti Saha /34
46 The Life Changing ‘Pullei’ Ishani Chakrabartty /11
47 A Cognitive Plant Disease Detector Manjula Thorainellore /11
48 Novel Designing of Reactors Can Help in Producing Natural Fruit Juice without any Preservatives Sourav Sengupta /11
49 Einstein’s Legacy and Songs from the Stellar Graveyard Abhirup Ghosh /16
50 Worried About Being Watched Online? Cryptanalytica is Here to Address Your Privacy Concerns Gargi Mitra /6
51 A Novel Approach for Solar Potential Assessmentusing Geoinformatics for Rural India Mudit Kapoor /27
52 Wound Research: Insights from a Mighty Miniature Model, Caenorhabditis Elegans Pooranachithra M /6
53 Parkia Tree Bean Just another Bean or Future Food? Namrata J Varkekar /7
54 Importance of Halophyte Community in Refining Saline Soil Quality and Maintaining Healthy Coastal Ecosystem Aditya P. Rathore /3
55 Automated Bird Monitoring by Machine Learning-based Algorithms Jyothi R /11
56 Chip-Implant-Contact Lenses a Device for Drug Delivery: A Reality Ankita Desai /7
57 Musa 'PisangAwak' (Banana Peel) – A Novel Renewable Heterogeneous Catalyst for Biodiesel Production M. Balajii /11
58 Maternal Responses to Offspring Death: Insights from Studies on Anthropoids Sayantan Das /3
59 High Spatial Resolution Data for Mapping High-Altitude Glacial Lakes Kavita Vaijanath Mitkari /8
60 It Is Time to Know Your Gut Microbe: Bifidobacteria Dhanashree /17
61 The Power of Hydrogen Sumit Bawari /25
62 Magnetic Nanoparticles Hyperthermia: An Emerging Cancer Therapy Sans Side Effects Surojit Ranoo /30
63 Why Floods Occurs Over Tamil Nadu Coast? Jayesh Phadtare /14
64 From Waste to Asset: Use of Yellow Gypsum as a Source of Sulphur in Agriculture Pravat Utpal Acharjee /15
65 Once Upon a Time in the Arabian Sea Smita Naik /24
66 India Develops a Methodology to Reduce Drag of Ships by 43% Sudhir Chandrashekhar Sindagi /6
67 Low-Dimensional Materials: Unusual Properties and Applications in Nano-Electronics Devices Namrata Dhar /25
68 A Ray of Light Could Be the Answer to How the Brain Recovers From an Insult Arun KM /10
69 Weak Electric Stimulation: An Answer to the Unremitting Voices in a Patient with Schizophrenia? Rujuta U Parlikar /1
70 From Coal to Nanocarbon to Cross Blood Brain Barrier to treat Alzheimer, Parkinson and Brain Tumour Bholanath Pakhira /12
71 Treatment of Kidney Stones Using Diosgenin Reema Mitra /5
72 Tailor Made Rice Varieties for a Food Secure Future Mouboni Dutta /18
73 Kinases: The Heroes without Capes in Cancer Research Sourabh Soni /18
74 Hunting of Treasures in the Wild Bhavyasree RK /12
75 Synergy to Fight the Monster Sobiya Zafar /6
76 ‘Diversity’ is the Road to Transport Sustainability Minal /9
77 Traditional Indian Cereal and its Preparation as a Potent Micronutrient Vehicle Sreyajit Saha /24
78 Aerodynamic Optimization of Humpback Whale Based Leading-Edge Protuberanced Aircraft Wing Arunvinthan S /3
79 Treadwill, a Website for Treating Depressive Symptoms Arka Ghosh /3
80 Investigation on Self-Healing of Recycled Asphalt Mixes - A Method to Incorporate Mixture Properties into the Pavement Design Ramya Sri Mullapudi /6
81 Nanocurcumin: A Point of Care Formulation to Treat Tuberculosis Priyanka Jahagirdar /21
82 Manipulation of Genes: A Promising Avenue for Improved Rice Productivity Anusree Saha /14
83 Slippery Coatings for Highly Viscous Complex Fluids on Solid Surfaces Meenaxi Sharma /4
84 A Non-Contact Approach to Evaluate the Effect of Mindfulness Meditation Jaspreet Singh /3
85 A Quicker Method for Blending Polyethylenes Krishnaroop Chaudhuri /5
86 Utilization of Marine Trash Fish Discards for Organic Nitrogen Enriched Fertilizer Production Aranganathan Lakshmi Narayanan /10
87 Diabetes and Absentmindedness Nabeel K /17
88 Unified Study for Various Types of Fish-Like Locomotion: Hydrodynamic Characteristics and Propulsive Performance under the Effect of Muscles and Flow-Induced Flexibility Namshad Thekkethil /3
89 Development of a Broad-spectrum Sunprotective Formulation for Indian Skin using Natural Ingredients Kumud Madan /9
90 Journey of Versican in Multiple Myeloma: From Diagnosis to fterapeutics Nidhi Gupta /6
91 Into The World of Orchids, In the Mystic Canopies of the Western Ghats Jis Sebastian /10
92 To Live or Not To Live: Liver Decides! Urmila Jagtap /14
93 Tailoring Papaya Resistant to Papaya Ringspot Virus Swati Kumari /13
94 The Future of Communication: Nanotechnology and Light Awanish Pandey /20
95 Doctor of Mice Neenu Jacob /11
96 Is Nanotechnology-related Pollution a Threat to Environment? Tanushree Parsai /36
97 Glass: Superhero in the World of Construction Materials Omkar Powar /9
98 ‘The Serpents’ Grace Chitra Nair /11
99 A Unified Modeling Approach to Improve the Atmospheric Predictability Nishtha Agrawal /17
100 Ultra-Safe Lithium Ion and Lithium Polymer Batteries Prasit Kumar Dutta /56

AWSAR Awardees (PDF category)

AWARDEE OF OUTSTANDING STORY
Sl. No.Article TitleAuthor Name Download/No.
1 Coin Tossing Explains Activity of Opposite Motors on Phagosomes Dr. Paulomi Sanghavi /208
AWARDEES OF 20 BEST STORIES
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1 The Mystery Behind Unconventional Protein Secretion and Secretory Autophagy Dr. Sreedevi Padmanabhan /33
2 Embarking towards ‘Swachh Bharat’: Ek Kadam Swachhata Ki Aur Dr Sujata Pramanik /19
3 Tackling Rabies in a Rapidly Urbanising World Dr. Manvi Sharma /7
4 The Backstage Story of My Auto-Reusable Fluoride Receptors Dr. Suchibrata Borah /9
5 Your muscles and Fruit Fly stem cells Dhananjay Chaturvedi /12
6 Stalking Streptomyces on Hunt Dr. Ulfat Baig /3
7 An ‘AWSAR’ to Devise a Protocol for Laser-based Excision of Microscopic Woody Apple Bud Meristem for Tissue-Specific Expression Analysis Dr. Swati Verma /12
8 A Journey from Chronic Tobacco Exposure to Cancer Dr. Pavithra Rajagopalan /19
9 Wood Protectant from Coconut Shell: New Biobased Product for a Safe Future Dr. Shiny K S /9
10 Designer Crystals Dr. Shaunak Chakraborty /25
11 Electrochemical Studies Carried out in Deep Eutectic Solvents and Colloidal Suspensions Dr. Anu Renjith /19
12 Fish-Parasite Sentinel System-An Emerging Integrated Biomonitoring Tool in the Offing Dr. Ummer Zargar /4
13 Pre- and Post-digestion of microalgae makes an efficient energy product (Biogas) Dr. Megha Mathur /10
14 Anti-inflammatory and anti diabetic action of Arachidonic acid and its metabolite Lipoxin A4 Dr. Naveen Kumar Venkata Gundala /35
15 Relieving stress? Plants and human beings engage similar molecular crosstalk Hemoglobin in plants? Dr. Neha Singh /15
16 Check Met! Dr. Adhish Walvekar /27
17 The curious case of the ants in my plants friends Dr. Joyshree Chanam /15
18 Role of Zebrafish C-Reactive Protein in infiltration of Macrophages during Bacterial Pathogenesis Dr. Shuvasree Sarkar /17
19 Modified Curcumin (Haldi): A hope in preventing brain cell death in Parkinson’s disease Dr. Nuzhat Ahsan /43
20 Predicting Indian Summer Monsoon Rainfall: Moving from Multiple to Single Forecast Dr. Swati Bhomia /29