The Nobel laureate Sir Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman FRS and his contacts with the British scientific community in a social and political context

@article{Singh2004TheNL,
  title={The Nobel laureate Sir Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman FRS and his contacts with the British scientific community in a social and political context},
  author={R. Singh and F. Riess},
  journal={Notes and Records of the Royal Society of London},
  year={2004},
  volume={58},
  pages={47 - 64}
}
  • R. Singh, F. Riess
  • Published 2004
  • Sociology
  • Notes and Records of the Royal Society of London
  • The Indian Nobel laureate Sir Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman FRS (18887–1970) interacted closely with the British scientific community. He was elected a Fellow of The Royal Society in 1924, was knighted by the Colonial Government in 1929 and was awarded the Hughes Medal by The Royal Society in 1930. With the help of unpublished letters and newspaper clips, we show the influence of Raman's British physics professor on his life. Next we discuss how Raman came in contact with influential British men… CONTINUE READING

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