In recent times, a Stanford University study had published the names of researchers who are in the top 2% in their field. In this study, researchers across discipline have been classified into 22 scientific fields and 176 sub-fields. We have further segregated the authors based on their affiliation to Indian Universities. The complete study is downloadable from Plos Biology Continue reading “Indian Researchers who are in Top 2% in their fields – Stanford Study”
The first double century is always special. This is a review article I developed in 2014 after I joined IITD and it got finally published in Expert Systems with Applications (Impact Factor >4, ABS Rank 3) journal in 2016. This article I developed while developing content for my analytics course so that I could explain extremely complex somewhat popular/emerging AI/ML algorithms in the simplest of ways, and non-mathematically to my students. Thankful for all the support.
Two articles of mine hit a century of citations at the same time in Google Scholar. Feeling elated. Thanks a lot to all my collaborators and researchers from similar disciplines for supporting my small steps in research.
Music, sports, tourist walks and just goofing around…2017 promises to be a cracking year for international travel – and we’ve got the goods on the five destinations you MUST check out this year.
If you’ve been catching up on the many, many posts on social media sites by travel writers who proclaim that they quit their jobs to travel the world, we’re sure you’re thinking, “Who does that?”
The financial economy of the world is heavily dependent on the health of the banking system. No other industry has probably that much of an impact directly to the welfare of a nation. In this infographic, we highlight the nature of mergers and acquisitions which have happened for some of the biggest names in the banking industry, namely Citi group, JP Morgan Chase, Bank of America and Wells Fargo. Continue reading “M&As of Major Banks – A History”
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John Oliver has enlightened and amused many of us on his show. Now he has taken upon himself to become the prosperity gospel on television. How will this be taken by the US law, when preachers on TV turns a fight of gloves through digital media? Let us know. Continue reading “Last Week with John Oliver: Televangelists (HBO)”
As with many psychological conditions there are symptoms that can be associated with PTSD. Whilst these symptoms are likely to vary from patient to patient we can make generalized points about what kinds of symptoms are typical. Post traumatic stress disorder is so named because it results from a traumatic event. The nature of this event can be varied, bereavement, losing a job or suffering a physical trauma. In fact, as many as 30% of those who suffer traumatic events go on to express some of the symptoms of PTSD.
Smartphones / Tablets are wonderful pieces of gadgetry. They were able to make things, personal or business, much mobile than they were ever were. The ability to bring over almost anywhere your data is a double-edged sword too. There are apps that are much more distracting than you’d really want them to be, like Facebook apps and other social networking sites. The ones that are listed below are the ones you should download and install, if business is what you want.