In Memoriam: Roddam Narasimha 1933-2020

Raina, Dhruv (2021) In Memoriam: Roddam Narasimha 1933-2020. Seminar, 738. pp. 76-81.

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Abstract: PROFESSOR Roddam Narasimha (herafter RN), one of India’s leading scientists, researcher and teacher passed away in Bangalore on 14 December 2020 at the age of 87. Having obtained a basic degree in mechanical engineering from UVCE, Bangalore he graduated with a Masters from the Department of Aeronautical Engineering, Indian Institute of Science (IISc) in Bangalore. At IISc he was mentored by Professor Satish Dhawan, one of the founders of the indigenous Indian space programme and Director of IISc for over 20 years. RN went on to do his PhD under Hans Liepmann, who had also supervised Prof Dhawan, from the prestigious California Institute of Technology (Caltech), in the USA.
Item Type: Journal Paper
Keywords: Roddam Narasimha, Tribute
Subjects: General > Directors > Roddam Narasimha > Tributes
Date Deposited: 23 Dec 2021 08:54
Last Modified: 23 Dec 2021 08:54
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