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Top 10 Indian Scientists Who made Indian proud in World Arena

  1. CV Raman

Sir Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman was a Indian Physicist. He did eventually win the 1930 Nobel Prize in Physics “for his work on the scattering of light and for the discovery of the Raman Effect”. He was the first Asian and first non-white to receive any Nobel Prize in the sciences.

  1. Homi J. Bhabha

Homi Jehangir Bhabha was an Indian born nuclear physicist who made important contributions to quantum theory and cosmic radiation. He is known as the “father of Indian nuclear program.” He was the first Chairman of The Atomic Energy Commission of India

  1. Visvesvaraya

The Engineering Community across India celebrates Engineers Day on 15 September every year as a tribute to the greatest Indian Engineer Bharat Ratna Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya. “Role of Engineers in a developing India

  1. Venkatraman Radhakrishnan

In 2009 he shared the Nobel Prize in Chemistry with Thomas A. Steitz and Ada Yonath, “for studies of the structure and function of the ribosome.

  1. Chandrashekar

He was awarded the 1983 Nobel Prize for Physics with William A. Fowler for “…theoretical studies of the physical processes of importance to the structure and evolution of the stars”. His mathematical treatment of stellar evolution yielded many of the best current theoretical models of the later evolutionary stages of massive stars and black holes

  1. Satyendra Nath Bose

He is best known for his work on quantum mechanics in the early 1920s, providing the foundation for Bose–Einstein statistics and the theory of the Bose–Einstein condensate. A Fellow of the Royal Society, he was awarded India’s second highest civilian award, the Padma Vibhushan in 1954 by the Government of India

  1. Meghnad Saha

Meghnad Saha FRS was an Indian astrophysicist best known for his development of the Saha ionization equation, used to describe chemical and physical conditions in stars.

  1. Srinivasa Ramanujan

Srinivasa Ramanujan was an Indian mathematician who lived during the British Rule in India. Though he had almost no formal training in pure mathematics, he made substantial contributions to mathematical analysis, number theory, infinite series, and continued fractions, including solutions to mathematical problems

  1. Jagadish Chandra Bose

Sir Jagadish Chandra Bose, CSI, CIE, FRS also spelled was a polymath, physicist, biologist, biophysicist, botanist and archaeologist, and an early writer of science fiction. He pioneered the investigation of radio and microwave optics, made significant contributions to plant science

  1. Vikram Sarabhai

Vikram Sarabhai Was an Indian scientist and innovator widely regarded as the father of India’s space programme He was also called the “Renaissance man”. He established the Physical Research Laboratory in 1947

Honorable mentions

  • APJ Abdul Kalam
  • Birbal Sahni
  • Har Gobind Khorana
  • Salim Ali
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