The magic of a little love, a little hope…the story of SOS Children’s Village, GreenField, Faridabad

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With Dr.Amaranth Sarmah, Village Director, Dr.Niharika and SOS Village Team I had the privilege to visit SOS Children’s Village, GreenField, Faridabad last week.  As a Faridabad resident, I had taken upon myself to increase my engagement with the NGO which … Continued

Rok Sako to Rok Lo! Fun Team-Building Activity Part 2

Rok Sake to Rok Lo! (Stop us, if you can)!  Part 2 Fun Team-Building Activity In the part 1 of this post, we saw the brief that shaped the HP Team activity at Goa. Of course, the brief could well … Continued

Rok Sako to Rok Lo! Best Team Building Activity Part 1

  Are you looking for Best Team Building Ideas? In this series of blog posts, I will be sharing some of the most memorable, fun team building activities that we executed in my career journey! This event was implemented at … Continued

Restore our Earth!

  I think of my childhood – and the verdant greenery of my father’s bungalow, of running through the fields and of biking with friends! And I think of the last year with its devastating silence and friends reduced to … Continued

SS1: Reciting Pi to 1000th Digit- a new Personal Best!

A new personal best in Continuous Learning-Memory Training! This month – as a simple personal challenge – I memorized and recited the value of Pi (22/7) to 1000+ digits! I have been a voracious reader- and have evolved a commitment … Continued

Wide Band-Gap Semiconductors – An Opportunity for India?

With  Govt of India (Ministry of Electronics & IT) giving another call for an Expression of Interest for Semiconductor Fab, there is a keen interest in select players for exploring a WBG semiconductor fab. On behalf of Applied Materials and … Continued

12. To boldly go… where no man has gone before!

The first science-fiction that I encountered were in Classics Comics Illustrated – “The War of the World”, “The Time Machine”, ….in beautifully hand-drawn story versions of the classics that whetted my appetite. The works of HG Wells and Jules Verne … Continued

Semiconductor Innovation Ecosystems: Learnings for India

Government of India has announced its new Expression of Interest for a Semiconductor Fab with a mixed response and a lot of media interest over the recent weeks.  Another subtle move has been the preparation of  a detailed project report … Continued

Building the Organization Culture…

Proud to be acknowledged by my corporation for my initiative in organizing the technical workshops on Semiconductor and ATMP manufacturing for the Indian stakeholders. Applied Materials has a very clearly articulated value system – we lead with winning teams that … Continued

Gift of Friendship…

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Overwhelmed by the tide of birthday wishes …my heartfelt thanks to all the well-wishers …and request your patience as it is physically impossible for me to respond to all of you individually. Appreciate your warmth – and wish you all … Continued

Semiconductor Packaging – An Industry Primer

CONTENT PLAN : ATMP- PRIMER WORKSHOP ELCINA-MEITY : 9TH OCTOBER, 2020 Continuing on the knowledge workshop from last week, this session briefly touched the semiconductor industry – and key trends and drivers into the decade of 2020 -and then dived … Continued

Semiconductors- An industry Primer

Content Plan: Semiconductor Primer Workshop with MEITY & ELCINA Sometime back, Mr.Saurabh Gaur, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Electronics & IT, asked me to deliver a Semiconductor Primer for the Ministry of Electronics& IT. I worked with ELCINA to prepare and … Continued

Solar PV Safety- Electrical Safety

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A Solar PV installer has to take care of the electricity related hazards at his site. This covers two hazards: Electric shocks and Arc flash Discharge It is relevant to record that proper precautions and personal protection equipment is mandated … Continued

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