Author Archives: Dr. Bhaswati Bhattacharya

Talking with light

Sitting in science class as a child, we learned about incandescent light bulbs and Thomas Edison, while the tube lights flickered overhead. These fluorescent lights were the future. Rajeswari Kannan grew up thinking about the energy spectrum and how to use visible light. As a child, she was fascinated with sound and light and how […]

Embracing the deep ocean

Deep oceans envelop us in the dark. We swim in shallow waters of majestic light blue. Animals change shape, color, and texture to camouflage themselves then suddenly reveal their true nature as we all sit riveted on the first morning of the annual INK2013 conference, held October 25-27, in Kochi, India. With the third most […]