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physicist

Amitava Sen Gupta, Indian Physicist. National Science Talent Search scholar National Council of Educational Research and Training, India, 1969; fellow German Academic Exchange Service, Germany, 1985. Fellow Metrology Society of India, Institute Electronic and Telecom Engineers; member Union Radio - Scientifique Internationale (International Union of Radio Science) (executive Indian national committee since 1997).

Background

Gupta, Amitava Sen was born on March 8, 1953 in New Delhi. Son of Subodh Chandra and Ajita (Kanungo) S-Gupta.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Delhi, 1972. Master of Science, University Delhi, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, University Delhi, 1980.

Career

Scientist, National Physical Laboratory, New Delhi, 1979-1988; assistant director, National Physical Laboratory, New Delhi, since 1988. Visiting scientist P.T.B., Braunschweig, Germany, 1985-1986, The National Institute of Standards and Technology, Boulder, Colorado, 1990-1991. Leader Indian Antarctic expedition, 1988.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow Metrology Society of India, Institute Electronic and Telecom Engineers. Member Union Radio - Scientifique Internationale (International Union of Radio Science) (executive Indian national committee since 1997).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, travel, gardening, science projects.

Connections

Married Sonali Gupta, February 6, 1985. 1 child, Esha.

father:
Subodh Chandra S-Gupta

mother:
Ajita (Kanungo) S-Gupta

spouse:
Sonali Gupta

child:
Esha Gupta