20 Most Honourable Indian Scientists
1:- SIR C V RAMAN:-
Sir Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman was born in Tiruchirapalli Tamil Nadu on 7 November 1888. He discovered that, when light traverses a transparent material, some of the reflected light changes in wavelength. This phenomenon is now called the Raman scattering and is the result of the Raman effect. He was the first to investigate the harmonic nature of the sound of the Indian drums such as the tabla and the mridangam.And sir c v Raman won the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1930 for his pioneering work on scattering of light. Raman was president of the 16th session of the Indian Science Congress in 1929. Raman was president of the 16th session of the Indian Science Congress in 1929. For his discovery of the Chandrasekhar limit in 1931 and for his subsequent work on the nuclear reactions necessary for stellar evolution.
Sir Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya was born on 15 Sept 1861 in a Telugu Brahmin family. In Muddenahalli village. Sir M V suggested that India try to be at par with industrialized nations as he believed that India could become developed through industries. He has the credit of inventing ‘automatic sluice gates’ and ‘block irrigation system’ which are still considered to be marvels in engineering. Each year, his birthday 15 September is celebrated as Engineer’s Day in India. M. Visvesvaraya built [5:57 PM, 11/17/2017] Sharnu: Krishna Sagar dam and introduced the technology of steel door to prevent wastage of water in dams. 15 September is celebrated as engineers day in India in his memory. He is held in high regard as a preeminent engineering and of India.
3:- SRINIVASA RAMANUJAN:-
Srinivas Ramanujan is known as the most significant mathematician of the 20th century. Ramanujan was born in Tamil Brahmin lingayat family, Tamil Nadu on 22 December 1887. Ramanujan made extraordinary contributions two mathematical analysis, number theory, infinite series and continued fractions. He discovered sophisticated theorems on his own.
4:- HOMI JAHANGIR BHABHA:-
Homi Jahangir Bhabha was Indian nuclear physicist, founding director and professor of he was the first person to become the chairman of the atomic energy commission Physics, Homi j Bhabha was born on 30 October 1909. He was the first person to become the chairman of the nuclear energy commission of India.Homi j Bhabha plays an essential role in the Quantum theory. Having started his scientific career in nuclear physics from Great Britain. Bhabha is acknowledged as the father of Indian nuclear power.
5:- JAGADISH CHANDRA BOSE:-
Jagadish Chandra Bose was born in Bikrampur, West Bengal on 30 November 1858. He was the first person to use semiconductor Junction to detect radio signals, thus demonstration wireless communication for the first time. His innovation in plant science opened the door new research and invention. He is physicist, botanist, biophysicists, biologist and he was a writer of science function and busted his entire life in British India. He is also probably the father of Open Technology.
6:- HAR GOBIND KHORANA:-
Hargobind Khurana was an American Indian biochemist who shared the 1968 Nobel Prize for the physiology or medicine. Khurana was born in Raipur village in West Punjab on 9 January 1922. Khurana becomes the first to synthesize an artificial gene in a living cell, nucleotides in a nucleic acid, which carry the genetic code of the cell, control the synthesis of the cell of proteins. Does work become the foundation for much of the later research in biotechnology and gene therapy?
7:-SATYENDRA NATH BOSE:-
Satyendranath Bose Bose is best known for his work on quantum mechanics in the early 1920S. He was born in Kolkata on 1 January 1894. He was invented “BOSE-EINSTEIN THEORY” earned in worldwide fame. He was an Indian physicist from Bengalspecialisingin theoretical physics. Providing the foundation for Bose-Einstein statistics and the theory of the Bose-Einstein condensate, and he won an award the Padma Bhushan in 1954 by the government of India.
8:- C N R RAO:-
Chintamani Nagesha Ramachandra Rao is an Indian chemist who has work mainly in solid state and structural chemistry. He was born in Bangalore on 30 June 1934. He currently serves as the head of the scientific advisor Council to the Prime Minister of India. He had authored around 1500 research papers and 45 scientific books, and Rao has finally decorated from 16 University from around the world. Rao has been subjecting to the number of plagiarism scandals, allegations he refuter in December 2011.
9:- VIKRAM SARABHAI:-
Vikram Sarabhai was an Indian scientist and innovative widely regarded as the father of Indian Science programme. I was born in Ahmedabad Gujarat, on 19 August 1919. Renowned scientist of our country Vikram Sarabhai was famous as the father of the Indian space program. He estimated the great program; he predicted the great ISRO Organisation in the country.
10:- DR. RAJA RAMANNA:-
Raja Ramanna was an Indian physicist. He was born in Tumkur district Karnataka, on 29 January 1928. He is best known for his role in Indian nuclear program during its early stages. He was a multi-faceted personality who was also a scholar-musician and philosophy research.
11:- SUBRAHMANYAN CHANDRASEKHER:-
Subramanyam ChandrashekharOne of the most significant physicist of the 20th century. He was born in Lahore on 19 October 1910. He was the nephew of CV Raman, Chandrashekhar work on a wide variety of physical problems in his lifetime. He was commanded with the Nobel Prize in physics in 1983. For the mathematical theory of black holes. The Chandrasekhar limit is named after him, Chandrashekhar became a United States citizen in 1953. Universe contributed to the field of Astro Physics and Mathematics.
Gopalasamudram Narayanan Ramachandran. He founded the molecular biophysics unit at Indian Institute of Science which was later known as the center of Advanced study in biophysics. He was born in Ernakulam Kerala on 8 October 1922. He was an Indian physicist. And he was the first to propose a triple-helical model for the structure of collagen. He was known for his work that leads to his creation of the Ramachandran plot for understanding peptide structure.
13:-DR. YELLAPRGADA SUBBA RAO:-
Dr Yellapragada Subba Rao one of the famous biochemist. Who has been credited with the discovery of some life-saving antibiotics? Subhra was born in Bhimavaram Madras on 12 January 1895. He has discovered the function of adenosis triphosphate as an energy source in the cell he is also credited with the first scientist of the chemical compounds Folic acid and methotrexate. Developed methotrexate for the treatment of cancer. Most of his career was spent in the United States. Most of his career was spent in the United States.
14:-APJ ABDUL KALAM:-
Avul pair Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam was a great visionary and scientist from India. Is also known as the Missile man of India. He was born in Rameswaram Tamil Nadu. Kalam was worked as an aerospace engineer with (DRDO) Defence Research and Development Organisation. He has been noted for his contribution in the field of vehicle Technology and ballistic missile. Kalam has created a small helicopter for the Indian Army.
Salim Moizuddin Abdul Ali mostly known as ” BIRDMAN” of India. You were an Indian naturalist and ornithologist. He was born in Mumbai on 12 November 1896. He was the first man to conduct the bird surveys in a systematic way across India. Through writing various Bird books, he was awarded Indian second-highest civilian honour the Padma ViBhushan in 1976.
16:-PRAFULLA CHANDRA RAY:-
Prafulla Chandra Ray was the owner of Indian first pharmaceutical company “Bengal chemical and Pharmaceutical”. He was born in Raruli Khulna on 2 August 1861. India’s first pharmaceutical company he was an educator Bengali chemist beside all this, he contributed to a Bengali article for a number of the magazine.
Meghnad Saha is still recalled for his development of the equation. Meghnad Saha was Bengali astrophysicist. He was born in Dhaka Bangladesh on 6 October 1893. The Saha equation was used to describe the physical and chemical condition in stars. He was also an invented to measure the weight and pressure of solar rays.
18:-PRASANTA CHANDRA MAHALANOBIS:-
He made pioneering studies in anthropometry in India. He was born in Kolkata Dangal on 29 June 1893. He is best remembered for the Mahalanobis distance, a structural measure and for being one of the members of the first Planning Commission of free India. He was an Indian scientist and applied statistician, he found the Indian statical Institute, and contributed to the design of large-scale sample surveys.
Venkatraman was a globally renowned space scientist and a member of the Royal Swedish Academy of science. He was born on 18 May 1929 in Tondaripet a suburb of Chennai. He was professor emeritus of the Raman Research Institute in Bangalore. He was an internationally acclaimed astrophysicist and also known for his design and fabrication of ultralight aircraft and sailboats.
20:- BIRBAL SAHNI:-
He was the most celebrated geologist who took an interest in archaeology. He was born in West Punjab on 14 November 1891. His most famous contribution lies in the study of the plant of India in the present as well as the historical context. Sahani was an Indian paleobotanist who studies at the fossils of the Indian subcontinent. He was a founder of the paleobotanical society which established the Institute of palaeobotany in 1946.
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