This Month In Science History – Scientists who celebrated their Birthday in September
Science is constantly evolving, helping us understand our world better. Here are a few scientists who celebrated their birthdays in September, thanks to whom our lives have been made a little easier and lot more interesting.
Born : September 16th, 1931
Profession : Computer Scientist and professor
Honours : Padma Bhushan, Padma Vibhushan, CV Raman Award, Majorana Prize
Known for : Challenging Albert Einstein’s theory that nothing with mass can travel faster than light.
Born : September 10th, 1922
Profession : Chemical Engineer and scientist
Honours : Padma Shri, Raja-Lakshmi Award, Served as Director-General of CSIR, Delhi
Known for : Born out of an agricultural family, Nayudamma earned a name for himself becoming the founding president of the Committee for Science and Technology for Developing Countries.
Born : September 12th, 1966
Profession : Theoretical physicist and professor
Honours : Rolf Nevanlinna Prize, Gödel Prize, Fellow of American Mathematical Society, Infosys Prize
Known for : Am alumnus of IIT Delhi, Sudan was a permanent researcher at Microsoft Research in England and is currently a professor at Harvard University.
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