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Reverse Engineering – An aspect not fully played with?
Sometimes in 2004, at around 9.00 a.m., I telephoned a Professor-friend of mine who was working in the Department of Chemical Sciences of a premier institute. I asked him if he could analyse and find out, with at least 95% level of accuracy (being very practical-minded), the chemical composition of an organic solution that I was ready to provide him. His first reaction was: “What you are going to do with that?”. I told him that, we could commercially produce that solution by using the known composition and, by placing […]
WHY INNOVATION DOES NOT TAKE PLACE EVERYWHERE?
Innovations do not take place everywhere because requirements for innovations are not found to be present everywhere. In my opinion, for innovations to take place, the following are the basic requirements: a) Innovative Mind-set; b) Just and democratic environment for cross-fertilization of ideas; c) Demand for innovation; d) Collaborative supporter; and e) Leadership. a) Innovative Mind-set We cannot have an assembly of people with average mind-sets and expect innovations out of them. For innovation, we require individuals who have independent ways of looking at things. Such people usually believe that […]