We thank Dr. T. Ramasami, Secretary, Department of Science and Technology, Government of India, for his many constructive suggestions and comments during the preparation of this Essay.
Chemistry in India: Unlocking the Potential†
Article first published online: 3 DEC 2012
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Angewandte Chemie International Edition
Volume 52, Issue 1, pages 114–117, January 2, 2013
How to Cite
Arunan, E., Brakaspathy, R., Desiraju, G. R. and Sivaram, S. (2013), Chemistry in India: Unlocking the Potential . Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 52: 114–117. doi: 10.1002/anie.201206960
- Issue published online: 20 DEC 2012
- Article first published online: 3 DEC 2012
Hidden talents: Chemistry in India is currently ranked as fifth in terms of worldwide research output. G. R. Desiraju et al. discuss the current state of chemistry in India and the historic, social, cultural, and economic factors that influence its growth. They also address the issue of how to unlock the true potential of chemistry in India.