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researcher , Metallurgical engineer

Vinjamoor Seshadri Raghunathan, Indian metallurgical engineer, researcher. Recipient National Metallurgical Day award, Ministry of Steel and Mines, Government India, 1990. Fellow: Tamil Nadu Academy of Sciences, Indian Institute Metals (G.D. Birle Gold medal 2002); member: Materials Research Society India (medal 1995).

Background

Raghunathan, Vinjamoor Seshadri was born on July 22, 1946 in Bhuvanagir, Tamil Nadu, India. Son of V.R. Seshadri and S. Ranganayaki.

Education

Bachelor of Engineering in Metallurgy, College of Engineering, Poona, India, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy in Metallurgy, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, 1976.

Career

Scientist Bhabha Atomic Research, Bombay, 1967—1976. Head physical metallurgy Indira Gandhi Center for Atomic Research, Kalpakkam, India, 1976—1998, head metallurgy division, 1998, associate director materials characterisation group, since 1999. Convenor board studies Homi Bhabha National Institute, since 2005, member projects advisory committee department science and technical, since 1999.

Membership

Fellow: Tamil Nadu Academy of Sciences, Indian Institute Metals (G.D. Birle Gold medal 2002). Member: Materials Research Society India (medal 1995).

Connections

Married Chitra Raghunathan, August 23, 1974. Children: Dhananjay, Anjan.

father:
V.R. Seshadri

mother:
S. Ranganayaki

spouse:
Chitra Raghunathan

child:
Dhananjay Raghunathan

child:
Anjan Raghunathan