Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Physics 1930
Sir Venkata Raman

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Sir Venkata Raman - Facts

Sir Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman

Sir Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman

Born: 7 November 1888, Tiruchirappalli, India

Died: 21 November 1970, Bangalore, India

Affiliation at the time of the award: Calcutta University, Calcutta, India

Prize motivation: "for his work on the scattering of light and for the discovery of the effect named after him"

Field: atomic physics, electromagnetism

Prize share: 1/1

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