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physical science educator

Ramakrishna Ramaswamy, Indian physical science educator. Recipient Young Scientist award Indian National Science Academy, 1985. Fellow Indian Academy of Sciences.

Background

Ramaswamy, Ramakrishna was born on October 14, 1953 in Madras, Tamil Nadu, India. Son of Natesa and Malathi (Rao) Ramaswamy.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Madras University, 1972. Master of Science, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, Princeton University, 1978.

Career

Postdoctoral fellow California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California, 1978-1980. Fellow Tata Institute, Bombay, 1983-1986. Associate professor Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, 1986-1990, professor, since 1990.

Membership

Fellow Indian Academy of Sciences.

Connections

Married Charusita Chakravarty, November 12, 1992.

father:
Natesa Ramaswamy

mother:
Malathi (Rao) Ramaswamy

spouse:
Charusita Chakravarty