C. V. Raman

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In this Indian name, the name Chandrasekhara is a patronymic, nae a faimily name, an the person should be referred tae bi the gien name, Raman.
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Sir C. V. Raman (Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman)
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Born 7 November 1888(1888-11-07)
Thiruvanaikoil, Tiruchirappalli, Madras Presidency, Breetish Indie, Presently Tamil Nadu
Died 21 November 1970(1970-11-21) (aged 82)
Bangalore, Karnataka, Indie
Naitionality Indie
Alma mater Presidency College, Varsity o Madras
Kent for Raman effect
Hauf-marrae(s) Lokasundari Ammal (1907–1970)
Awairds Knight-Bachelor.ribbon.png Knicht Bachelor (1929)
Hughes Medal (1930)
Nobel Prize in Pheesics (1930)
Bharat Ratna Ribbon.svg Bharat Ratna (1954)
Lenin Peace Prize (1957)

Fellae o the Ryal Society[1]
Scientific career
Fields Pheesics
Institutions Indie Finance Depairtment[2]
University of Calcutta
Banaras Hindu University
Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science
Indian Institute of Science
Raman Research Institute
Doctoral students G. N. Ramachandran
Vikram Ambalal Sarabhai
Shivaramakrishnan Pancharatnam
Ither notable students Kariamanickam Srinivasa Krishnan
K. R. Ramanathan
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Sir Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman[1] (7 November 1888 – 21 November 1970) wis an Indie physicist born in the umwhile Madras Province in Indie presently cried Tamil Nadu, wha carried oot grund-breakin wirk in the field o licht scatterin, which earned him the 1930 Nobel Prize for Pheesics.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Bhagavantam, S. (1971). "Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman 1888–1970". Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society. 17: 564–526. doi:10.1098/rsbm.1971.0022. 
  2. The Nobel Prize in Physics 1930 Sir Venkata Raman, Official Nobel prize biography, nobelprize.org