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Shrinivas Krishan Karyamaniwakam was born on todays date.

Shrinivas Krishan Karyamaniwakam  was born on todays date.

Shrinivas Krishan Karamaniwakam  an eminent physicist born on December 4, 1898. He received his education from American College, Madras Christian College, Madura and University College of Science in  Calcutta. In 1923, under the auspices of Indian Association for Cultivation of Sciences in Calcutta, he  did research work. Mahendra Lal Sarkar Research Professor till 1933-42, after that, he worked as  Professor of Physics at Allahabad University.He became the first Director of National Laboratory of Physics in 1947.

Madras University has honored him the title of D.S. C. In 1940, he was elected member of the Royal Society. Shrinivas Krishnana was conferred with the title of ‘Sir’ in 1946. Independent India's government honored him with the title of Padma Bhushan. In 1945-46, he was elected President of Indian National Academy of Sciences. In 1950, Shrinivas Krishnan was known as President of the Physics Department of Indian Science Congress and later elected president of this organization. He was a member of the Board of Directors of Indian Atomic Energy Commission and Indian Scientific and Industrial Research Council. He has successfully represented India at many international conferences.

He has been an important contributor to every aspect of physics. He did many searches on optics, magnetism, electronics, solid state physics, and especially metallurgy physics. He has also contributed in search of Raman-effect with Sir C. V. Raman. The scientific world considered your exploration work on optics and crystalline effects as extremely important. His articles related to his researches have been published in Transactions and Proceedings of Royal Society.

He left the earth on 14 June 1961 for ever but his explorations and researches are with us today.

Related Question:-

Q.1 When was Shrinivas Krishan Karyamaniwakam born?
A. 29 December 1888
B. 04 December 1898
C. 12 December 1889
D. 20 December 1899
Ans: 04 December 1898

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