PERSONALITIES

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Dialogue: A Talk With Prof. Wetherill-I
00:20:57:00 1987 GUB-158
Producer: Himanshu Trivedi

  • It’s a talk with Prof. Wetherill on the astronomy and the theory for the evolution of solar system.

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Dialogue: A Talk With Prof. Wetherill-I
00:21:25:00 1987 GUB-124
Producer: Himanshu Trivedi

  • It continues to talk about the other members of solar system like comets, meteorites, etc.

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Sir John Mason-I
00:18:00:00 1987 GUB-116
Producer: Himanshu Trivedi

  • In all the three parts, Sir (Basil) John Mason, Uni. Of Manchester talked about Satellite observation in the production of climate changes in ocean and about meteorology education.

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Sir John Mason-II
00:22:00:00 1987 GUB-116
Producer: Himanshu Trivedi


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Sir John Mason-III
00:23:00:00 1987 GUB-116
Producer: Himanshu Trivedi


Vikram: The Visionary
00:19:01:00 1988 GUB-231
Producer: Himanshu Trivedi

  • The program is about how Dr. Vikram Sarabhai turned his dreams into reality by establishing institutes in various fields like Science, Textile Research, Space Applications, Education and Development with the spirit of commitment and concern.

A talk with
Prof. John K. Galbraith
00:20:04:00 1988 GUB-241
Producer: Ashok Mewada

  • This is an interview with Prof. Galbraith which includes the discussions regarding price control and price rigidity in India and efforts at development.

A talk with
Prof. W.R. Lee and Prof. Malinee Wongphanich
00:23:26:00 1989 GUB-0259
Producer: Ashok Mewada

  • This program covers the lectures of Prof. W.R. Lee, U.K. and Prof. Malinee Wongphanich, Thailand regarding the problems of occupational health in their countries.

A Talk with
Prof. J.C. Kothari
00:11:30:00 1989 GUB-259
Producer: Ashok Mewada

  • Detailed information has been given regarding the health problems as well as measures to prevent occupational diseases in those sectors, through suitable devices.

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Prof. Roberto Terlevich
(A talk with Astronomer)
00:30:54:00 1990 GUB-346
Producer: Himanshu Trivedi

  • This is one of the programmes in which we invite ‘The Vikram Professor’ who comes to Physical Research Laboratory. This year it was Prof. R. Terlevich, who is working in Greenwich Royal Observatory. He has talked about Peculiar Velocities and the Great Attractor of Galaxies.

In conversation with
Sir John Harvey Jones
00:26:55:00 1990 GUB-334
Producer: Malti Mehta

  • In this programme, Sir John Harvey-Jones, MBE, former Chairman of ICI, U.K. talks to Prof. K.R.S. Murthy of IIM, Ahmedabad about management and leadership. He also stresses the importance of change in the growth of any organization.

A talk with Prof. Mock
00:28:52:00 1991 GUB-453
Producer: Himanshu Trivedi


A talk with Prof. Holmes Part-1
00:19:47:00 1991 GUB-430
Producer: Himanshu Trivedi


A talk with Prof. Holmes Part-2
00:22:57:00 1991 GUB-430
Producer: Himanshu Trivedi


A talk with Prof. Holmes Part-3
00:20:28:00 1991 GUB-423
Producer: Himanshu Trivedi

  • In the above programmes Prof. Holmes talks about the chemical processing of textile materials and what will be the course of future development in the field.

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A talk with Eric Larson Part-I
00:21:24:00 1993 GUB-417
Producer: Himanshu Trivedi

  • These are two programs about energy conservation and technological menu. The concept of menu is given by Dr. Larson.

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A talk with Eric Larson Part-II
00:23:45:00 1993 GUB-417
Producer: Himanshu Trivedi


Ramanathan –A life time of work
00:32:20:00 1993 GUB-551
Producer: Rajesh Jhaveri

  • 23rd March, 1993 is World Meteorological Organisation Day and Prof. Ramanathan was the first person to receive the World Meteorological Organisation’s medal in India. Prof. P.R. Pisharoty is the 2nd Indian to receive the World Meteorological Organisation’s medal.

Mahatma Gandhi
As a Journalist Part-1
00:20:05:00 1996 GUB-648
Producer: Vismay Shah


Mahatma Gandhi
As a Journalist Part-2
00:18:11:00 1996 GUB-648
Producer: Vismay Shah

  • This program is in two parts. In the first part we talk about how he started writing and his first newspaper (weekly) Indian Opinion and difficulties faced by him. His objectives of journalism are also discussed here. Gandhi’s views about the advertisements, language, news, reporting and equipment of journalist are expressed in context to his weeklies Indian Opinion, Young India, Navjivan and Harijan.

Preeti Sengupta - A vivid traveler
00:19:54:00 1998 B/3/154
Producer: Malti Mehta

  • Preeti Sengupta has written extensively about the people and the places she has visited – 18 books – mainly travelogues and 2 poem collections, mostly in Gujarati, have won her seven awards from Gujarat Sahitya Academy and Gujarati Sahitya Parishad.

Prof. A.R. Rao –
Everybody’s Mathematician
00:29:01:00 2003 B/3/215
Producer: Ashok Mewada

  • Winner of the Government of India’s “National Award for popularizing Mathematics”, Prof. A.R. Rao is “Everybody’s Mathematician”. The documentary attempts to portray Prof. A.R. Rao’s life long dedication to the study and spread of mathematics through his games, puzzles.

Reminiscences – Student days of
Dr. P.C. Vaidya
00:20:26:07 2004 B/3/184
Producer: Vismay Shah

  • Dr. P.C. Vaidya is a renowned mathematician. This program deals with his major contribution in mathematics, his inspiration, how was it like to be a student in pre-independence atmosphere, why he choose mathematics as a subject, etc.

Reminiscences –
Student Days of Advocate &
Professor Girish Patel
00:28:43:00 2004 B/3/466
Producer : Vismay Shah

  • Prof. Girish Patel is an eminent lawyer and human right activist. In this programme we have asked him questions regarding his primary, secondary and college education.

Reminiscences – Student Days of
Prof. D N Pathak
00:29:05:08 2004 B/3/530
Producer: Vismay Shah

  • In this programme we have asked him questions about his student days and memories of freedom movement.

Reminiscences –
Student Days of Advocate &
Professor Girish Patel
00:28:43:00 2004 B/AHM/3- 466
Producer : Vismay Shah

  • Prof. Girish Patel is an eminent lawyer and human right activist. In this programme we have asked him questions regarding his primary, secondary and college education.

Reminiscences – Student Days of
Prof. Devrat N. Pathak
00:29:05:00 2004 B/AHM/3-
530
Producer : Vismay Shah

  • Prof. Devrat N. Pathak is a well known professor of Political Science. In this programme we have asked him questions about his student days and memories of freedom movement. He recounts his days in Chicago University as a student.

Student days of Celebrities
Legendary Dancer
Smt. Mrinalini
Sarabhai
00:25:53:00 2004 B/6/87
Producer: Malti Mehta

  • Smt. Mrinalini Sarabhai remembers her student days, her passion for dance, establishment of Darpana, her social contribution, etc. in an interview.

An Interface with
Dr. Kiran Bedi, IPS
00:12:13:00 2005 B/AHM/3-564
Producer : Krishna Rao

  • It is a straight talk with Dr. Kiran Bedi, IPS. She speaks to the students directly and asks them to take their student life seriously with focussed attention on building careers and building the nation.