Raman, 1888-1970

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C. V. Raman is well known for his work on the scattering of light, and the discovery of the Raman effect. He was also India's first physics Nobel laureate, and played a leading role in establishing a tradition of physics in India. Raman was also the founder-director of the Raman Research Institute.

From the description of Papers, 1930-1975. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 80923382

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referencedIn Segrè, Emilio. Oral history interview with Emilio Gino Segrè, 1964 May 18. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Musical Acoustics Research Library (MARL), 1956-2007 Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Raman, Chandrasekhara Venkata, Sir, 1888-1970. Papers, 1930-1975. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Scientists Collection, 1563-1973 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Indian scientist collection, 1941-1971. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Compton, Betty Charity McCloskey, 1916-. Oral history interview with Betty Charity McCloskey Compton, 1968 April 11 and 14. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Chandrasekhar, S. (Subrahmanyan), 1910-. Oral history interview with S. Chandrasekhar, 1977 May 17 to October 31. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Musical Acoustics Research Library (MARL), 1956-2007 Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Born, Max, 1882-1970. Oral history interview with Max Born, 1960 June to 18 October 1962. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
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associatedWith Coltman, John Wesley, 1915- person
associatedWith Compton, Betty Charity McCloskey, 1916- person
associatedWith Hutchins, Carleen Maley person
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Birth 1888-11-07

Death 1970-11-21

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