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Hem Chandra Kandpal, Indian physicist. Achievements include experimental verification of the phenomenon of spectral shift due to source correlation and its applications in the maintenance of spectroradiometric scales by standards labs in the world, new methods for determining intensity distribution across sources and angular separation of double stars.

Background

Kandpal, Hem Chandra was born on November 16, 1954 in Almora, India. Son of Mathura Dutt and Padma (Tewari) Kandpal.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Agra University, India, 1973. Master of Science, Kumaon University, India, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy, Kumaon University, India, 1980.

Career

Lecturer Kumaon University, 1979-1982. Scientist National Physical Laboratory, New Delhi, since 1983. Visiting scientist PTB, Germany, 1990-1991.

Visiting professor University Rochester, New York, 1993.

Achievements

  • Achievements include experimental verification of the phenomenon of spectral shift due to source correlation and its applications in the maintenance of spectroradiometric scales by standards labs in the world, new methods for determining intensity distribution across sources and angular separation of double stars.

Membership

Fellow Metrology Society India. Member Laser Society India (life), Optical Society India (life), Indian Physics Association (lecturer).

Connections

Married Saroj Joshi, December 7, 1982. Children: Suneha, Isha.

father:
Mathura Dutt Kandpal

mother:
Padma (Tewari) Kandpal

spouse:
Saroj Joshi

child:
Suneha Kandpal

child:
Isha Kandpal