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The Metal Master

A few weeks ago, we were driving down to Kalakad Mundanthurai Tiger Reserve (KMTR) in the South Indian state of Tamil Nadu – some colleagues of mine had to do field work there, and I ‘volunteered’.  Who wouldn’t want to … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Indian university education

The lady sitting next to me was very upset.  Prof. Balaram’s first slide in his talk on ranking institutions (at the Indian Institute of Science on 21st Feb 2015) had headlines from various dailies screaming that the Indian Institute of … Continue reading

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