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Tiruvenkata Rajendra Seshadri
Seshadri was considered an expert in the chemistry of lichens, a fungus-like growth...
Born in: Kulittalai > India
Chandra Kumar Naranbhai Patel
Laser is called solid, liquid or gas laser depending on whether its source for atoms is solid, liquid or gas. In the case of gas laser, the atoms or molecules of the gas or gases are 'stimulated' to generate laser light...
Born in: Pune > India
Prafulla Chandra Ray
Ray read that 'sulphuric acid is the mother of industries'. Therefore, he tried to produce the acid...
Born in: Khulna > Bangladesh
Bijaganita dealt with algebra, Coladhyaya with spheres and Grahaganita with planetary mathematics...
Born in: Bijapur > India
Satyendra Nath Bose
Bose become a great mathematician like Pierre Simon Laplace and Augustin Louis Cauchy...
Born in: Kolkata > India
Brahmagupta declared that addition or subtraction of zero to or from any quantity, negative or positive, does not affect it...
Born in: Bhinmal > India
Varahamihira made some significant observations in the field of ecology, hydrology and geology...
Born in: Kapittha > India
Charaka was the first physician to present the concept of digestion, metabolism and immunity...
Born in: Haridwar > India