Science & Technology
Even Sir C.V. Raman faced 'brutal abuse' by his opponents
N.B. NairSir C.V. Raman is one of the most celebrated scientists in India, who won the coveted Nobel Prize for Physics, the first Asian and first non-White to receive any prize in science. This is a review of part 2 of a trilogy on Raman's life and wo...22 July 2020 4:11 PM GMT
Bibha Chowdhuri – celebrating a forgotten life in physics
New Delhi (ISW) - The history of elementary particle physics and cosmic rays in India is replete with references to the work done by great men like Homi Jehangir Bhabha, Vikram Sarabhai, M G K Menon and pioneering research conducted at places like the...5 Dec 2018 1:15 PM GMT
Indian Scientists – The Saga of Inspired Minds.
N.B. Nair New Delhi (ISJ) The celebrated Indian Scientist Sir C.V. Raman was a qualified accountant. He was not encouraged to take up science as a career, as was the norm in those days in India. So after qualifying the Financial Civil Services Examin...13 March 2018 6:02 AM GMT