Sir Richard R. Ernst
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Remembering Sir Richard R. Ernst The Nobel Prize Winner In Physical Chemistry And Knowing His Achievements On His Birthday

Born on 14 August 1933 in Winterthur, Switzerland, Richard Ernst is a Nobel Prize-winning physical chemist. Ernst attended ETH Zürich, where he earned his undergraduate degree in chemical engineering in 1956 and Ph.D. in physical chemistry in 1962. His doctoral thesis centered on the newly developing field of high-resolution nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR). The following … Continue reading “Remembering Sir Richard R. Ernst The Nobel Prize Winner In Physical Chemistry And Knowing His Achievements On His Birthday”

THE PIONEERS OF LIGO COLLABORATION WIN FOR DISCOVERING SPACE TIME RIPPLES FROM TWO BLACK HOLES

The pioneers of LIGO- Rainer Weiss from MIT, Barry Barish from Caltech and Kip Thorne from Caltech have managed to win a Nobel Prize in the realm of physics for being the leaders of the LIGO experiment.

Circadian clock researchers take home the Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for the year 2017 has been awarded jointly to Jeffrey C. Hall, Michael Rosbash, and Michael W. Young. They have been awarded this award for their discovery in the field of the circadian clock.

SUBRAHMANYAN CHANDRASEKHAR – THE INDIAN AMERICAN ASTROPHYSICIST - Just Learning
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SUBRAHMANYAN CHANDRASEKHAR – THE INDIAN AMERICAN ASTROPHYSICIST

SUBRAHMANYAN CHANDRASEKHAR name is always remembered for his work on the evolution of stars and theoretical structure.

Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman
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CHANDRASEKHARA VENKATA RAMAN – AN INSPIRATION FOR SCIENTISTS

Sir Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman (C. V. Raman) was born on 7th November 1888 in Tiruchirappalli, Madras Presidency, British India and died on 21st November 1970 in Bangalore, India. The fact that his father was a lecturer in physics and mathematics, led him to develop a liking towards the subject. CAREER AND WORK He was a … Continue reading “CHANDRASEKHARA VENKATA RAMAN – AN INSPIRATION FOR SCIENTISTS”

NIELS BOHR- AND THE DISCOVERY OF THE ATOMIC STRUCTURE

Niels Henrik David Bohr was born on 7th October, 1885 in Copenhagen, Denmark. He made fundamental contributions in understanding the structure of the atoms and developing the early theory of quantum physics.

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WHO WAS ERNEST RUTHERFORD?

Ernest Rutherford was born on 30th August, 1871 and died on 19th October, 1937. He is considered to be the most influential figure in the field of radioactivity.

The Nobel Prize- The Holy Grail of Science and Mathematics

The Nobel Prize is the most coveted prize in the world of the sciences and mathematics. Winning the Nobel is akin to taking home the Holy Grail- that is how valued it is for scientists. For scientists, it is an impressive affirmation of their abilities, research skills and expertise in their respective fields.

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Know Your Scientist- Sir C.V. Raman

India is a big shining star in the world of scientific inventions due to the contribution of some great work of Indian scientists such as Sir C.V Raman.

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