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physicist

Girish Saran Agarwal, Indian physicist. Fellow American Physical Society, Optical Society of America (Max Born award 1988), Indian Academy of Sciences, Indian National Science Academy (Albert Einstein research professor 2002), National Academy of Sciences India, FASc, FNASc, FTWAS.

Background

Agarwal, Girish Saran was born on July 7, 1946 in Bareilly, India.

Education

Master of Science, Banaras Hindu University, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, University Rochester, 1969.

Career

Research associate University Rochester, New York, 1969-1970, assistant professor, 1970-1971, Institute for Theoretical Physics University Stuttgart, Germany, 1971-1973. Visiting fellow Tata Institute Fundamental Research, Bombay, 1973-1975. Professor Institute of Science, 1975-1977, University Hyderabad, India, 1977-1995.

Director Physical Research Laboratory, Ahmedabad, India, 1995—2005. Director winter/training colleges International Centre for Theoretical Physics, Trieste, Italy, 1990, 92, 94, 97.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Member editorial boards numerous scientific journals. Editor: Stochastic Processes: Formalism and Applications 1983, contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow American Physical Society, Optical Society of America (Max Born award 1988), Indian Academy of Sciences, Indian National Science Academy (Albert Einstein research professor 2002), National Academy of Sciences India, FASc, FNASc, FTWAS.

Connections

Son of Bachelor of Science and K.D. Agarwal. Married Sneh Lata, May 30, 1970. Children: Anjali, Mranjali.

father:
Bachelor Agarwal

spouse:
Sneh Lata

child:
Anjali Agarwal

child:
Mranjali Agarwal