... used this term 'grandstudent' few days back. A great word! That makes me Prof. K. P. Gopinathan's grandstudent. Never met him, but now I want to.
Off the tangent, I've always felt that scientific community is more of a diaspora, less of a fraternity. Where's the bloody brotherhood?? There's a dire need for people to engage in a dialogue. It never happens. Or maybe like what, once in an eon?