Pearson ESM e-bulletin
Monday, 14th June, 2010
Volume: I (ESM-Engineering,
Science & Mathematics)
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1 About Pearson Education India including business, technology, sciences, law a nd the humanities, our books
and resources help students learn, teachers teach, and professionals evolve
2 Publisher’s Note
throughout t heir c areers. Our books a nd learning t ools help peo ple around
3 New Indian Releases the worl d t o expand t heir knowledge, dev elop t heir s kills and realize t heir
potential. Pearson Education provides quality content, assessment tools, and
4 Subject Expert Meeting
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fields of computer sci ence, eng ineering, bu siness and ma nagement,
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humanities, the sciences and mathematics, from primary to senior secondary
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engineering c ourses. Our Indian o riginals a re n ow als o p romoted a nd
accepted by t he int ernational faculties at U S, U K, Canada, Asia an d
Almost all our titles are accompanied with variety of instructors and students
supplements like solutions manual, power point slides and mQuest
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New Indian Releases
Computer Introduction to Operating Systems Programming in C : C Programming : Network
Fundamentals by Formal Languages, by Haldar & A Practical Test Your Skills by Management :
Anita Goel, ILLL, Automata Theory Aravind, Approach by Dey, Kamthane, SGGS Principles and
University of Delhi and Computation Motorola, Inc., University of College of Practice, 2/e by
by Kamala Sunnyvale, Calcutta Engineering and Subramanian,
Krithivasan & California / Technology, Indian Institute of
Rama R, University of Nanded , Technology,
Indian Institute of Northern British Maharashtra Chennai
Technology, Columbia / Georgia Institute of
ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING
Mobile Computing by 8051 Microcontroller : Analog and Digital The X86 Electric Circuits &
Kumkum Garg, Indian Internals, Instructions, Communications by Microprocessors : Networks by Suresh,
Institute of Technology, Programming & Sudakshina Kundu, Architecture and National Institute of
Roorkee Interfacing by Subrata West Bengal University Programming (8086 Technology, Calicut
Ghoshal, IIIT Pune of Technology, Kolkata to Pentium) by Lyla B
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New Indian Releases
CORE / MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
Engineering Design of Steel Engineering Drawing 2/e Engineering Machine Design by
Mechanics by Structures by Sai Ram, with LIVEDRAW CD by Mathematics by Jindal, Retired Professor
Sharma, Rajasthan RVR & JC College of Shah, Babu Ram, Manav Delhi College of
Technical University Engineering, Guntur Shah and Anchor Kutchhi Rachna International Engineering
Kota Engineering College, University, Faridabad
SCIENCE, MATHEMATICS, PHARMACY AND NURSING
The Elements of Medicinal Chemistry Linear Algebra by Numerical Methods by Psychology for Nurses
Immunology by 2/e by Sriram and Saikia, North Eastern Hill Ram Babu, Manav by Morris, Maisto,
Khan, Aligarh Muslim Yogeeswari, Birla University, Shillong Rachna International Girishwar Misra,
University Instiute of Technology University, Faridabad. University of Illinois,
and Science-Pilani University of Alabama,
University of Delhi
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Subject Expert Meeting
On J anuary 3 1, 201 0 Pe arson Edu cation had co nducted a “C omputer
Science Subject Expert Meeting” held at Noida office.
Wherein 21 professors from different parts of t he count ry at tended this
meeting and discussed with our edi torial and business d evelopment team
on the following agenda.
Challenges in current teaching scenario.
How to c over th e g ap b etween “ What i s a ctually p ublished a nd
what should be published”.
Group of professors taking part in New courses to publish books.
Computer Science Subject Expert
Meeting Supplements and Instructors resources required for a book.
Demonstration of Pearson new t echnology produ cts like M yLabs
All the eminent professors took an active participation in the discussion and
came up with brilliant ideas for the welfare of the students in general.
They highly appreciated the initiative being taken by Pearson Education to
fathom the needs of t he lecturers as well as the students and materializing
the same to develop the titles.
Meet our authors (at YouTube)
.Interviews of our esteemed professors have been upl oaded on t he sites like
You Tube to acknowledge their efforts being put in to develop our titles.
1. Dr. Anita Goel (Associate Professor at ILLL, University of Delhi) Who
has written a marvelous book on “Computer Fundamentals” you
can watch her complete Interview at
2. Dr U. C Ji ndal wh o is a retired pr ofessor fr om Delhi Col lege
Engineering h as writ ten a very fa ntastic book fo r u s o n “ Machine
Dr. Anita Goel Launched her
Design” you can also wat ch his int erview on y ou t ube at t he
book “Com puter Fundamentals”
following link http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FNYjBNjjdyM
at the workshop at Ajay Kumar
Garg institute, Ghaziabad
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Workshops in collaboration with Pearson Education, has proven to be
an effective tool to enhance the knowledge bank of the lecturers by
the experiences shared by our authors about the concerned subject
as well as their methodology of teaching .
On Janua ry, 2010, Pearson ESM Started the New Year wit h a
bang by co nducting a worksh op at LPU J alandhar o n
Engineering Mathematics by our author Babu Ram.
Professor Babu ram clarifying the
doubts of faculties in the workshop
at Lovely Professional University,
On 22nd January, 2010, workshop was conducted on Engineering
Mathematics by our aut hor Babu Ram a t Lingay as U niversity,
Group of teachers among with
Pearson employees after the
workshop by Professor Baburam at
Lingayas University, Faridabad
On 18 th Febru ary 20 10, workshop was c onducted on Automata
theory by our authors Professor Kamala Krithivasan and professor
Rama R (Both From IIT Madras) at JSS Noida
Faculties from JSS and from other
institutes like Noida, Greater Noida,
Ghaziabad etc took part in the
On 05 th March 2 010, worksho p was conducted on “T he
Fascinating World of e-Resources for Teaching Biology t o
Undergraduate St udents” a t Daul at Ram Col lege, Uni versity of
Delhi, Professor Bakshi was invited as Guest of Honor.
Professor Bakshi distributing the
Certificates to the faculties from
various Colleges from University of
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On 09 th Mar ch 2010, wor kshop w as c onducted at A ndhra
University on Dist ributed Database Systems at Visakhapatnam by
our author Chhanda Ray where mo re than 50 Faculties took part
and made this event a successful one.
Ms. Chhanda Ray building the
concepts among the faculties from
Andhra University and from various
On 17 th March, 201 0, workshop held at BPU T ( Bhubaneswar)
There we re so me im portant d ignitaries, (Prof. J. K Sat pathy, Vice
Chancellor, B PUT), (Dr P. K Mohanty, Dire ctor C urriculum, BPU T),
(Prof. K.C Biswal, Principal, College of Engineering, BPUT), (Dr. P.K
Patra, HOD Comput er Sc ience,CET, BPU T) and more t han 55
Faculties who attended this event.
Professor Krithivasan and Rama R
Providing the Personal Signed copies
to the faculties who attended the
On F riday, 26t h March “ Pre-launch a nd w orkshop of ou r
forthcoming ti tle o n Com puter F undamentals b y Dr. Anita G oel”
at Andhra University, Visakhapatnam.
This e vent was in augurated by Vi ce-Chancellor Pro fessor Be ela
Satyanarayana and ot her dignit aries like Mr. Satish Pin isetty from
Infosys Technologies U K a nd Pro f Vijaya Saradhi from IIT Guwahati
and P rof Shashi (Head-CS) Andhra Univ ersity, Prof Ram Mohan Rao,
Principal: En gineering C ollege Andhra Univ ersity and 110
associate/assistant professors attended this workshop.
Dr. Anita Goel Inaugurating the
function along with Vice chancellor
and other dignitaries.
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On 17 th April, Workshop by our aut hor Dr. Sub rata G hoshal o n t he
topic “8051 Microcontroller” at JNTU Hyderabad campus.
There were a bout 120 part icipants (90 l ecturers and 3 0 st udents) from
engineering institutes affiliated to JNTU in Hyderabad region.
The Chi ef Gu est: Dr. G . T ulasi Ram Das ( Registrar: JNT U Hyderabad) has
gone t hrough t he book and was i mpressed t o see the di fferentiation
provided in t he book bet ween “ Microprocessors and Microcontrollers”
which is not a vailable i n any of t he bo oks pu blished on t his cou rse. He
Teachers listening to Mr. Ghoshal at
revealed the fact that recently JNTU has interviewed some candidates for JNTU Hyderabad
the l ecturer’s position a nd most o f th e y oung faculties w ere n ot a ble to
differentiate b etween mi croprocessors a nd micro controllers. He has a lso
appreciated the various supplements for bot h inst ructors and st udents
provided with the book.
On Wednesday 28t h April, t he seco nd pr e launch and worksh op o f
our forthcoming title on Computer Fundamentals by Dr. Anita Goel at
Ajay Kumar Engineering College, Ghaziabad.
There were about 75 part icipants att ended t his ev ent from diffe rent
institutes across Ghaz iabad, Faridabad, Noida, Gre ater Noida and
Faculties from NCR Region took part
in the event.
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