IN THIS ISSUE
A thermotropic biaxial nematic liquid crystal S. Chandrasekhar, Geetha G. Nair, D. S.
Shankar Rao, S. Krishna Prasad, K. Praefcke and D. Blunk
1046 An efficient
technique to solve TSP and its extension to spatially spread vertices C. N. Ravikumar,
K. Chidananda Gowda and P. Nagabhushan
1052 Induction of somatic
embryogenesis and plant regeneration from leaf callus of Terminalia arjuna Bedd. Nishi
Kumari, Uma Jaiswal and V. S. Jaiswal
1056 Induction of root
nodules and genetic variability for paranodulation in rainfed upland rice Girish M.
Kalagudi and V. V. Shenoy
organisms as the causative agent of witches broom of Cedrela (Cedrela toona
Roxb.) in Himachal Pradesh, India S. Nath
1062 Discovery of
vesicular exocytosis in procaryotes and its role in Salmonella invasion Rakesh
1066 Induced spawning and
establishment of a captive population for an endangered fish, Ompok bimaculatus in
India S. Sridhar, C. Vijayakumar and M. A. Haniffa
1068 Female heterogamety
in Indian populations of Polypedilum nubifer (Diptera: Chironomidae) Abhijit De
and S. P. Gupta
1070 Geothermal and
seismic evidence for the fluids in the crust beneath Koyna, India S. P. Sharma and D.
1074 Nonchaotic earthquake
occurrence near Oroville reservoir, California, H. N. Srivastava and S. N. Bhattachary
Detection of antibacterial activity in the floral petals of some higher plants, M. P.
Darokar, A. Mathur, S. Dwivedi, P. Bhalla, S. P. S. Khanuja and Sushil Kumar [Curr. Sci.,
1998, 75, 187189]
Occurrence of Veryhachium and its implication on the age of the Vaishnodevi
Limestone, Jammu, B. S. Venkatachala and Ashok Kumar [Curr. Sci., 1998, 75,
Energy and environmental issues in transport [Curr. Sci., 1998, 75, 804]
1085 The spirit of a giant G.