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What happened to Scientist Radhakrishna?

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Asked by hitler, 09 Jun '10 11:47 pm
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There are many Radhaskrishnas who are 'scientists' and left for the other world unsung.
Answered by QueSera Sera, 10 Jun '10 12:00 am

 
  
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Venkatraman Radhakrishnan (born on 18 May 1929) is an internationally renowned space scientist and member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences. He is Professor Emeritus of the Raman Research Institute in Bangalore, India, where he was Director from 1972 to 1994.

Professor Radhakrishnan was born in Tondaripet, a suburb of Madras. His earlier schooling was in Madras. He married Mrs. Francoise-Dominique Radhakrishnan. They have one son Vivek, who is married to Namrata and have recently moved to Bangalore from USA.

Prof. Radhakrishnan has served on various committees in various capacities. He was the Vice President of the International Astronomical Union during 1988-1994. He served as the Chairman of Commission J ( Radio Astronomy) of the International Union of Radio Sciences (1981-1984).

Radhakrishnan is one of the most respected Radio Astronomers in the world today, in that he has been associated in one capacity or other with the worlds biggest radio telescopes. He was membe ...more
Answered by Pardeep kapoor, 10 Jun '10 02:04 am

 
  
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Which Radhakrishna...? Are you referring to the one who played a major in Chandrayan mission...??
Answered by Dil Se, 10 Jun '10 09:47 am

 
  
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He is Chairman of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO). He played a key role in the Chandrayaan mission.
Answered by nargis bhambi, 10 Jun '10 12:46 am

 
  
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