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In the field of Physics a quantum jump was made as the scientists at the Switzerland’s CERN research centre near Geneva discovered a sub-atomic particle ‘Higgs boson’, prevalently known as the “God particle”, conceived to be an essential building block that contributed to the shaping of the universe. A declaration to this effect was made ..
Month: Current Affairs - July, 2012
Topics: Boson • Fellows of the Royal Society • Higgs boson • Natural sciences • Nobel laureates in Physics • Particle physicists • Peter Higgs • Physical sciences • Physics • Quantum field theory • Standard Model • Subatomic particle
Charles Kao, Willard Boyle and George Smith, fathers of fibre optics and digital imaging, won the 2009 Nobel prize for physics . Charles K Kao: Born in Shanghai in Nov. 1933 Chinese pioneer in the use of fiber optics in telecommunications. Widely regarded as the “Father of Fiber Optic Communications”. Shared 2009 Nobel Prize in ..
Topics: Bell Labs • Charge-coupled device • Engineering • Fiber-optic communication • George E. Smith • Image processing • Image sensors • Nobel laureates in Physics • Optical fiber • Science and technology in the United States • Technology • Willard Boyle
Awards & Prizes 20081. IIFA best film Award: Chak de India 2. IIFA Outstanding Contribution to Indian Cinema : Shyam Benegal 3. IIFA Outstanding contribution to International Cinema : AR Rahman 4. IIFA Best Actor : Shahrukh Khan 5. IIFA Best Actress : Kareena Kapoor (Jab we Met) 6. United Nations Public Service Award : ..
Topics: Awards • Baba Amte • Current Affairs 2009 • International Indian Film Academy Awards • Makoto Kobayashi • Martin Chalfie • Nobel laureates in Physics • Particle physicists • Physical sciences • Physicists • Prakash Amte • Toshihide Maskawa