Prof Prabhat Ranjan's Blog

Prof. Prabhat Ranjan is Vice Chancellor of D Y Patil International University, Akurdi, Pune

How a “Photo” brought ADITYA Tokamak(Nuclear Fusion Reactor) back from death!

[This blog covers my experience of repairing a key magnet coil without which machine would have been dead and all due to a photo I happened to notice somewhere without searching for it!] I had taken over as Project Leader of ADITYA Tokamak(A nuclear fusion reactor) at Institute for Plasma Research(IPR), Gandhinagar in early 1996. See the related blogs at :http://ranjan.in/my-research-journey-to-brain/ http://ranjan.in/5-days-miracle-in-nuclear-fusion-reactoraditya-tokamak/ Tokamak consists of many magnetic coils of large size to create the right configuration of magnetic field to trap very very high temperature plasma away from any material body. One of the very critical magnet coils in ADITYA

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My Research Journey to Brain

My Research Journey to Brain

[ This blog tries to summarize my research journey from childhood to now. Some of this is covered in a talk I gave at IIASA, Vienna – https://youtu.be/327A01oYqdo ] As a child, I was very quiet but observant. I would be watching my elder brother, Vijoy Prakash Jee, being taught and learn silently. I would not speak much or write much but would read. However I would not be serious just before exams but take it easy by reading magazines etc. In 1970,  at age of 10, I topped the prestigious Netarhat School Entrance Exam in the State of Bihar.

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History of noba.org website

NOBA stands Netarhat Old Boys Association as an alumni group of Netarhat School situated in Netarhat close to Ranchi(about 155 Kms) in Jharkhand. It is a school based on Gurukul traditions and it’s alumni have made mark all over country and world with their talent. NOBA is not a single organization but it is more of a concept with various chapters mostly based on geographical convenience. Some of them are registered and some are informal. In addition to social gatherings, NOBA has many social activities to help each other as well as society. This write up is about noba.org –

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DYPIU Launches Multitrack Futuristic BTech(Bioengineering) Program

DYPIU Launches Multitrack Futuristic BTech(Bioengineering) Program

  I am founder Vice Chancellor of D Y Patil International University(DYPIU), Akurdi, Pune setup in 2018. After heading TIFAC for 5 years (2013-18), where Technology Vision 2035 was developed during my tenure for India, I wanted to come back to Education Sector since I felt that it is the top priority to achieve the vision. In 2019, we developed a very advanced and flexible program of Computer Science and Engineering with multiple tracks of specialization. With AICTE appreciating the program and making many similar changes in the Engineering program of 2020-21, it has become a trendsetter. Please see the

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Miracle Recovery For A Young Parkinsonism Patient!

Miracle Recovery For A Young Parkinsonism Patient!

For last 12-13 years, I have been working to develop assistive devices to help persons with severe disability. ( http://www.ranjan.in/ict-based-assistive-technology-to-help-persons-with-severe-disability-national-science-day-2017niscair/) During this phase I came across many with very difficult conditions and slowly I started to take interest in human health. in 2012, I had pain due to Gallstone and I came across a technique to remove Gallstones without surgery. I have written  a blog on this process – Liver/Gall Bladder Cleanse Process Based On Andreas Moritz Book After being successful, I went through the book more carefully and started to get a feel of Indian traditional knowledge of Healthcare. With

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My interaction with Dr Vashishtha Narayan Singh (Vashishtha Jee) (Edited : Nov 16, 2019)

My interaction with Dr Vashishtha Narayan Singh (Vashishtha Jee) (Edited : Nov 16, 2019)

[Edited : Due to lot of wrong facts circulating on Internet, I have tried to collect factual information about Vashishtha Jee. I am sharing the data here. If any one has suggestion to correct it or improve it, please let me know. ] =============================================================================== I suddenly saw a message on WhatsApp message about sad demise of Vashishtha Jee some time ago(Nov 14, 2019) and did not believe it. I tried to contact Dr Birendra Jee, his batchmate and close friend. He also confirmed the sad news. Many thoughts went through my mind and I felt that I must jot them

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