May 07, 2013
http://www.ieee.org/membership_services/membership/googleapps.html (last accessed May 07, 2013; last accessed page as pdf file) The IJBST Board Members have a free account @ijbst.org from Google Apps since 2008. The IEEE has announced recently (via email on May 07, 2013) that IEEE Members will be given a @ieee.org account on Google Apps soon. This comes as part of the paid IEEE Membership
Jan 01, 2013
Dr. A. E. Muthunayagam, Advisory Board Member of the IJBST and its associate Journals conferred Aryabhatta Award by the Astronautical Society of INDIA http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/astronautical-societys-aryabhatta-award-for-muthunayagam-saraswat/article4259752.ece
Feb 10, 2012
Dr. D. Arivoli, Editorial Board Member of the IJBST and its Associate Journals, appointed as one of the members of the four-member expert panel of the Govt. of Tamil Nadu to examine the safety features of the Koodankulam Nuclear Power Project. http://ibnlive.in.com/news/jaya-forms-4member-koodankulam-panel-of-experts/228867-60-118.html
Jan. 11, 2010
The American Academy of Neurology(AAN) has named Teshamae Monteith, MD, of San Francisco and Mamta Bhushan Singh, MBBS, MD, DM, of New Delhi, India, as the AAN Donald M. Palatucci Advocacy Leadership Forum Co-Advocates of the Year. Monteith and Singh received their awards at the Palatucci Advocacy Leadership Forum on January 10, 2010, in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. http://www.aan.com/press/index.cfm?fuseaction=release.view&release=787
Aug. 11, 2009
The Council of the Indian Institute of Metals, the premier Body of Metallurgists in India and the only Body recognized by the Government in this area, at its meeting held in Kolkata on July 30, 2009 has decided to elect Prof K A Padmanabhan as a Honorary Member of the Institute in view of his “distinguished services and contributions to the Metallurgical Profession, Education, Research and to the Indian Institute of Metals”. The honour will be conferred on him on November 14, 2009 during the Inaugural function of the 47th National Metallurgists Day Celebrations, 63rd Annual Technical Meeting, International Symposium on ‘Emerging Challenges for Metals and Materials: Engineering & Technology’” at the “Science City Auditorium”, Science City Complex, Kolkata. Honorary Membership is the highest honor of the Indian Institute of Metals.
Dr Mamta Bhushan Singh, from the Dept of Neurology at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi has been working to improve Epilepsy care in India. She was awarded the Advocate status by the Palatucci Advocacy Leadership Forum (PALF) of the American Academy of Neurology in January 2008. This is a very prestigious award and Dr Mamta is the youngest of only 4 Indian neurologists to have achieved this honour so far.
As an advocate of the PALF, Dr Mamta Singh has continued to widen her efforts for increasing epilepsy awareness and improving treatment of patients suffering from epilepsy. She has been organizing epilepsy camps in the community every week, has taken epilepsy treatment to remote areas on the Lifeline Express being run by the Impact India foundation, has set up an epilepsy website to provide information and help to patients of epilepsy, conducts basic epilepsy management teaching sessions for general practitioners and has started regular epilepsy awareness and information dissemination programmes for school children in Delhi. Her efforts were recently recognized in the first issue of the PALF newsletter The Palatucci Connection. Dr Mamta can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org by anyone who would like to join her efforts in improving epilepsy care in India.
July 21, 2008
Prof. A. Prabhu Britto (Editor, IJBST) offered a Tribute by his former students. Given below is an extract from his page (last accessed 07/21/2008)
Tribute to Prof. Prabhu Britto - Asst Editor, IJBST
Department of Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering
Sri Ramakrishna Engineering College (SREC),
Anna University - Coimbatore,
Tamil Nadu State, INDIA
Professional Ethics & Human Values Course - (July - Dec, 2006)
The Students of the Professional Ethics & Human Values Course (dwelling both on Personal and Professional Ethics) have presented to Prof Prabhu Britto a Tribute at the Technical Symposium "Sangraha" at SREC and later hosted on YouTube.com on the 26th Day of June 2008. The video can be viewed here or at his page.
Extract from the Video:
Mr. A. Prabhu Britto
"Concerning the darkness, we found the lamp.
Its he who guided us towards the journey
Brightening the path of success..."
July 20, 2008
Dr. Goutam Saha (Hon'ble Editorial Board Member, IJBST) appreciated for his work on the Heart Sound Analyzer. Given below is an extract from his page(last accessed 07/20/2008)
The heart sound analyzer we have patented was first displayed to media on 5-6th April, 2008.
It generated lots of interest among medical electronics industries and also in print and television media. Some of them are presented here. Please click on the links to have a look.
(Bengali daily, April 11, 2008) (July 11, 2008)
(National TV channel, April 13-14, 2008) (July 12, 2008)
(3.2 MB movie clip) WebIndia (July, 12, 2008)