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biophysicist , educator

Pandit Bhalchandra Vidyasagar, Indian biophysicist, educator. Recipient Vidya Vyas award Vidya Shahkazi Bank, 2002; Foundation for Medical Research fellow, Bombay. 1976-1979, fellow Maharastra Academy of Sciences, 1997; senior associate Abdus Salam-International Center Theoretical Physics, Triest, Italy, 1998-2003.

Background

Vidyasagar, Pandit Bhalchandra was born on September 1, 1953 in Amalner, India. Son of Bhalchandra Hanumant and Pushpa Bhalchandra (Kulkarni) Vidyasagar.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Ahmednagar (India) College, 1973. Master of Science in Physics, Pune University, India, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy, University Pune, 1980.

Career

Lecturer National Defense Academy, Pune, 1979. Lecturer University Pune, 1979-1991, reader, 1991, director School of Basic Medical Science, 1994, director Bioinformatics Center, 1996, 99-2001, chairman Board of Studies, since 1997. Member Academy Council, chairman Students' Welfare, University Pune.

Senior associate ABdus Salom International Center Theoretical Physics, Tyieste, Italy, since 2003.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Medical Instrumentation, 1995, and 7 other books. Assistant editor Journal Physics Education. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Institute Physics (United Kingdom), Indian Physics Association (Hari Om Trust Presit 1991, M.W. Chiplonkar award 1996, secretary Pune chapter 1982-1984), Indian Biophysics Society (national executive body 1992-1996), Jidnyasa Science Club (president 1991).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Scientific writing.

Connections

Married Sandhya Vasant Mujumdar, November 23, 1981. Children: Ketan, Kunal.

father:
Bhalchandra Hanumant Vidyasagar

mother:
Pushpa Bhalchandra (Kulkarni) Vidyasagar

spouse:
Sandhya Vasant Mujumdar

child:
Ketan Vidyasagar

child:
Kunal Vidyasagar