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This animation reveals outcomes from the ECCO2-Darwin ocean carbon cycle model, which was developed as a part of the NASA Carbon Monitoring System (CMS) Flux Project. Mr Y S Chowdary, Union Minister of State for Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, said the ministry plans to ascertain an Indian Innovation Centre (IIC) and all states of the country will be its members. The Government of India, through the Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) Policy-2013, among other issues, aspires to place India among the many world’s top 5 scientific powers.

Antrix Corporation Limited (Antrix), the industrial arm of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), is holding preliminary discussions with some of the international space agencies of USA, Canada, France, Republic of Korea and Turkey to enable them to utilise the Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV) companies for the international buyer satellites.

Antrix Corporation Limited, the commercial arm of ISRO, has finalised contracts to launch 16 satellites of six countries in the coming years. In the 2014 Journal Citation Report released this past June, an Impact Factor was listed for the earlier title, Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology but not for the brand new one. The Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore has become the first Indian institution to enter the Top one hundred universities ranking in engineering and know-how.

The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the National Remote Sensing Centre (NRSC) underneath Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) and North East Centre for Technology Application and Research (NECTAR) to make use of spatial technology resembling satellite tv for pc knowledge to monitor and handle national highways.

A primary goal of the NSTC is the establishment of clear national objectives for Federal science and technology investments in a broad array of areas spanning virtually all the mission areas of the chief department. Global Science & Technology’s profitable Audit Detail Imaging System (ADIS) is in use in practically each West Virginia State agency, school and college. The Union Minister for Science & Technology and Earth Sciences Dr Harsh Vardhan and the German Federal Minister for Education and Research Ms Johanna Wanka have signed an agreement for increased cooperation between India and Germany in the subject of science and expertise. AUSC know-how will enable Indian industries to design, manufacture and commission increased effectivity coal-fired energy crops with indigenously developed expertise.