Publications of the Indian Academy of Sciences

In addition to the ten scientific journals that are brought out by the Academy, there are a number of books and reports that we publish each year.

The IASc newsletter Patrika comes out twice a year, and is a record of all the major activities, events and initiatives of the Academy.

Special Publications and Reports

A number of Special Publications have been brought out over the years. These can be purchased from the Academy- please see a full list here.

Our Annual Reports since 2000-2001 are freely downloadable.

We have also brought out the following reports that can be downloaded freely:

Current Trends in Science - Platinum Jubilee special publication 2010 Table of Contents
The GM Crops debate - Presentation at brainstorming meeting of 1 June 2010 2010 PDF
The GM Crops debate - Updated report by the Academies 2010 PDF
Report on brainstorming session on science academies' initiative on post-school science education 2009 PDF
Position paper on restructuring post-school science teaching programmes 2008 PDF
Recommendations to Planning Commission on higher education in science 2006 PDF
Decadal vision document - Towards Ayurvedic Biology 2006 PDF
Dragonflies and Damselflies of Peninsular India - a field guide 2005 HTML
Report of Academy committee on scientific value 2005 PDF
Decadal vision document - Astronomy & Astrophysics 2004 PDF
Report on university education in science 1994 HTML
  • Publication News

    • Forthcoming: Proceedings of the "Unification and Cosmology after Higgs Discovery and BICEP2"

      Pramana | Posted on July 21, 2015

      Guest Editors: Charanjit S Aulakh, Kuldeep Kumar and Urjit Yajnik

    • Forthcoming: Theme issue on "Higgs"

      Pramana | Posted on July 21, 2015

      Guest Editor: Debajyoti Choudhury

    • Proceedings of the International Workshop/Conference on Computational Condensed Matter Physics and Materials Science (IWCCMP-2015)

      Pramana | Posted on November 27, 2015

      Guest Editor: Anurag Srivastava, C. S. Praveen and H. S. Tewari

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