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Satyendra Nath Bose

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Satyendra Nath Bose Date of Birth : Jan 1, 1894 Date of Death : Feb 4, 1974 Place of Birth : Kolkata Satyendra Nath Bose (January 1, 1894 – February 4, 1974) was a Bengali Indian physicist, specializing in mathematical physics. Bose was born in Kolkata (Calcutta), the eldest of seven children. His father, Surendranath […]

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Professor Raj Reddy

Professor Raj Reddy

Professor Raj Reddy Professor Raj Reddy, one of the prominent scientists in computer science in the US, is presently serving as the Director of the West Coast campus of Carnegie Mellon University, USA. Professor Reddy a native Indian, earned a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from Guindy Engineering college of the University of Madras, India, […]

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Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis

Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis

Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis Date of Birth : Jun 29, 1893 Date of Death : Jun 28, 1972 Place of Birth : India Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis (June 29, 1893-June 28, 1972) was an Indian scientist and applied statistician. He is best known for the Mahalanobis distance, a statistical measure. He did pioneering work on anthropometric variation […]

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Meghnad Saha

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Meghnad Saha was born on October 6, 1893 in Sheoratali, a village in the District of Dacca, now in Bangladesh. He was the fifth child Sri Jagannath Saha and Smt. Bhubaneshwari Devi. His father was a shopkeeper  in the village. Meghnad Saha had his early schooling in the primary school of the village. As his […]

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Jagadish Chandra Bose

Jagadish Chandra Bose

Jagadish Chandra Bose Date of Birth : Nov 30, 1858 Date of Death : 1937 Place of Birth : Bengal Jagdish Chandra Bose was an Indian physicist who pioneered the investigation of radio and microwave optics. Bose was born in Mymensingh in Bengal (now in Bangladesh) on November 30, 1858. His father, Bhagawan Chandra Bose […]

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Hargobind Khorana

Hargobind Khorana

Dr. Hargobind Khorana Date of Birth : Jan 9, 1922 Date of Death : – Place of Birth : Raipur, Punjab Dr. Hargobind Khorana was born on 9th January 1922 at Raipur, Punjab (now in Pakistan). Dr.Khorana was responsible for producing the first man-made gene in his laboratory in the early seventies. This historic invention […]

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H. J. Bhabha

H. J. Bhabha

Dr. H. J. Bhabha Date of Birth : Oct 30, 1909 Date of Death : 1966 Place of Birth : Mumbai The eminent scientist who ushered India into the atomic age was Dr. Homi Jehangir Bhabha. He was born on 30 October 1909 in a Parsi family of Mumbai. He is called the ‘Father of […]

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Chandrashekhara Venkata Raman

Chandrashekhara Venkata Raman

Chandrashekhara Venkata Raman Born: November 7, 1888 Died: November 21, 1970 Achievements: He was the first Indian scholar who studied wholly in India received the Nobel Prize. C.V. Raman is one of the most renowned scientists produced by India. His full name was Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman. For his pioneering work on scattering of light, C.V. […]

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