Founding fellows

 

  • Aiyar, R. Gopala
    M.Sc. (Madras), FNA
    Council service: 1940-46

    Date of birth: 20 January 1887
    Date of death: 18 January 1971
    Specialization: Classical Zoology, Marine Biology
  • Asana, J. J.
    M.A. (Baroda College)

    Date of birth: 30 July 1890
    Date of death: 16 December 1954
    Specialization: Reptiles
  • Badami, Jayantilal Surchandra

    Date of birth: 25 December 1908
    Date of death: 13 January 2000
    Specialization: Optics, Spectroscopy
    Last known address: Wilson College, Chaupatti, Bombay
  • Banerji, Sudangsu Kumar
    D.Sc. (Presidency College, Calcutta), FNA
    Council service: 1934-35

    Date of birth: 27 April 1893
    Date of death: 10 August 1966
    Specialization: Mathematical Physics, Geophysics, Meteorology
    Last known address: 3, Ramani Chatterjee Road, Rash Behari Avenue, Calcutta 700 029
  • Barnard, T. W.

  • Bhagavantam, Suri
    D.Sc. (Andhra), FNA
    Council service: 1940-61; Vice President 1946-52, 1956-61

    Date of birth: 14 October 1909
    Date of death: 6 February 1989
    Specialization: Solid State Physics, Crystal Physics, Scattering Light
  • Bhatia, Sohan Lal
    M.D. (Cantab)
    Council service: 1934-35, 1938-43, 1959-61; Vice President 1938-43

    Date of birth: 5 August 1891
    Date of death: 16 July 1981
    Specialization: Physiology
  • Chakravarthy, Satyendra Nath
    FNA

    Date of birth: 1903
    Date of death: 28 August 1945
    Specialization: Forensic Sciences
  • Chandrasekhar, Prof. Subramanyan
    Sc.D. (Cantab), FNA, FNASc

    Date of birth: 19 October 1910
    Date of death: 21 August 1995
    Specialization: Theoretical Astrophysics and Relativity
    Last known address: University of Chicago Lab. for Astrophysics & Space Res., 933 E, 56th Street, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
  • Cheema, G. S.
    D.Sc.


    Date of death: 2 January 1972
    Specialization: Horticulture
  • Chowla, Sarvadaman
    FNA
    Council service: 1934-40

    Date of birth: 22 August 1907
    Date of death: 10 December 1995
    Specialization: Pure Mathematics, Number Theory
  • De Mello, I. Froilano

    Date of birth: 1887
    Date of death: 9 January 1955
    Specialization: Microbiology, Parasitology
  • Ekambaram, T.
    FNA
    Council service: 1934-35

  • Ganesan, Angarai Seshiah
    Ph.D. (London)
    Council service: 1961

    Date of birth: 27 May 1900
    Date of death: 2 January 1986
    Specialization: Scattering of Light, Raman Effect
  • Ghosh, P. N.
    FNA
    Council service: 1934-35

    Date of birth: 11 February 1884
    Date of death: 23 December 1946
    Specialization: Optics, Applied Physics
  • Hill, A. R. Berkeley
    Council service: 1934-37

    Date of birth: 22 December 1879
    Date of death: 16 August 1944
  • Iyengar, Mandayam Osuri Parthasarathy
    Ph.D., FNA
    Council service: 1934-35, 1938-40

    Date of birth: 15 December 1886
    Date of death: 10 December 1963
    Specialization: Algology
  • Iyer, L. K. Ananthakrishna
    FNA

    Date of birth: 1861
    Date of death: 25 February 1937
    Specialization: Anthropology, Ethnology
  • Joshi, Shridar Sarvottam
    D.Sc. (London), FNA
    Council service: 1934-35, 1946-52, 1965-70

    Date of birth: 16 October 1898
    Date of death: 25 July 1984
    Specialization: Physical & Inorganic Chemistry and Reactors under Electric Discharge
  • Kamesam, S.
    D.Sc.


    Date of death: 1953
  • Khanolkar, Vasant Ramji
    M.D. (London), FNA
    Council service: 1949-52, 1956-61; Vice President 1949-52

    Date of birth: 13 April 1895
    Date of death: 29 October 1978
    Specialization: Pathology
  • Krishnamurthi, P.
    D.Sc.
    Council service: 1962-67

    Date of birth: 22 January 1903
    Date of death: 14 March 1966
  • Krishnan, Kariamanikkam Srinivasa
    D.Sc., FNA, FNASc
    Council service: 1936-61; Vice President 1940-43, 1946-49

    Date of birth: 4 December 1898
    Date of death: 14 June 1961
    Specialization: Raman Effect, Crystal Magnetism, Magnetochemistry, Magnetic Anisotropy
  • Krishnan, Maharajapuram Sitaram
    FNA
    Council service: 1962-64

    Date of birth: 24 August 1898
    Date of death: 24 April 1970
    Specialization: Economic Geology, Mineralogy, Petrology
  • Krishnaswami, Kolar Ramakrishnaiya
    D.Sc. (London), FNA

    Date of birth: 14 August 1898
    Date of death: 28 June 1964
    Specialization: Industrial Chemistry
  • Mahadevan, Calamur
    FNA
    Council service: 1949-61

    Date of birth: 6 May 1901
    Date of death: 8 April 1962
    Specialization: Economic Geology, Nuclear Geology, Marine Geology
  • Metcalfe, Edward Parr
    FNA
    Council service: 1934-37; Vice-President 1934-37

    Date of birth: 1881
    Date of death: 1950
    Specialization: Pure & Applied Mathematics, Astronomy
  • Narayan, Appadvedula Lakshmi
    FNA
    Council service: 1934-35

    Date of birth: 1887
    Date of death: 7 March 1973
    Specialization: Optics, Spectroscopy
  • Natarajan, C. V.

    Date of birth: 26 April 1899
    Date of death: 11 November 1964
    Specialization: Anatomy
  • Owen, M.
    Council service: 1934-35

  • Parameswaran, Hariharan
    Council service: 1934-35

    Date of birth: 15 February 1897
    Date of death: 25 March 1953
    Specialization: Optics, High Vacuum Techniques
  • Rama Rao, Lakshmiswara
    Council service: 1934-61; Vice President 1952-55; Secretary 1946-52

    Date of birth: 23 March 1896
    Date of death: 11 November 1974
  • Raman, Chandrasekhara Venkata
    FNA
    Council service: 1934-70; President 1934-70

    Date of birth: 7 November 1888
    Date of death: 21 November 1970
    Specialization: Wave Optics, Light & X-ray Scattering, Crystallography, Vibration & Musical Instruments
  • Ramanathan, Kalpathy Ramakrishnan
    D.Sc., FNA
    Council service: 1936-37, 1940-52, 1956-61; Vice President 1943-46

    Date of birth: 28 February 1893
    Date of death: 31 December 1984
    Specialization: Meteorology, Hydrology, Aeronology, Geophysics and Sun-Earth Relationships
  • Ramanujan, S. G. Manavala

    Date of birth: 26 August 1893
    Date of death: May 1982
    Specialization: Entomology
  • Ramdas, Lakshminarayanapuram Ananthakrishnan
    Ph.D., FNA, FNASc

    Date of birth: 3 June 1900
    Date of death: 1 January 1979
    Specialization: Atmospheric Physics and Meteorology
  • Ramiah, Krishnaswamy
    M.Sc. (Cantab), D.Sc. (Utkal), FNA, FNASc
    Council service: 1946-49, 1959-61; Secretary 1959-61

    Date of birth: 15 April 1882
    Date of death: 2 August 1988
    Specialization: Agronomy and Plant Genetics
  • Rao, B. K. Narayana
    Council service: 1934-61; Vice President 1938-43

    Date of birth: 12 March 1884
    Date of death: 17 July 1966
    Specialization: Ophthalmology
  • Rao, Basrur Sanjiva
    FNA
    Council service: 1938-55; Treasurer 1938-55

    Date of birth: 23 February 1895
    Date of death: 3 March 1975
    Specialization: Mineral Chemistry
  • Rao, Coimbatore Raghavendra Narayana
    FNA
    Council service: 1934-37; Secretary 1934-37

    Date of birth: 15 August 1882
    Date of death: 2 January 1960
  • Rao, Srikantiah Subba
    1934-52
    Council service: Council Service; 1934-52

    Date of birth: 18 June 1883
    Date of death: 2 January 1955
    Specialization: Surgery
  • Rao, Subbarao Ramachandra
    FNA

    Date of birth: 15 May 1899
    Date of death: 28 February 1983
    Specialization: Magnetism
  • Rau, M. A. Govinda

    Date of birth: 26 August 1901
    Date of death: 19 November 1954
    Specialization: Chemical Engineering
  • Row, Raghavendra
    FNA

    Date of birth: 16 November 1871
    Date of death: 14 November 1953
  • Rudra, J. J.


    Specialization: Electrical Engineering
  • Sampathkumaran, Mandayam Ananthanpillai
    FNA
    Council service: 1936-40

    Date of birth: 15 July 1882
    Date of death: 15 December 1944
  • Samuel, R.

  • Sastri, B. Nanjunda

  • Sastry, Sosale Garalapuri

    Date of birth: November 1899
    Date of death: 22 September 1955
    Specialization: Chemistry of Oils & Soaps
  • Savur, Srinivasa Rao
    FNA

    Date of birth: 26 March 1894
    Date of death: 4 May 1974
    Specialization: Geophysics
  • Seshadri, Thiruvenkata Rajendra
    Ph.D., FNA
    Council service: 1943-64, 1968-70; Vice President 1946-52, 1962-64

    Date of birth: 3 February 1900
    Date of death: 27 September 1975
    Specialization: Natural Products, Drugs & Pesticides
  • Shastry, Therizhandur Panchapagasa Bhaskara

    Date of birth: 12 April 1889
    Date of death: 26 June 1950
    Specialization: Astronomy
  • Siddiqi, Prof. Mohammad Raziuddin
    Ph.D. (Leigzig), FNA
    Council service: 1943-52; Vice President 1946-49

    Date of birth: 2 January 1908
    Date of death: 2 January 1998
    Specialization: Mathematics and Mathematical Physics
    Last known address: Pakistan Academy of Sciences 5, Constitution Avenue, Islamabad, Pakistan
  • Singh, Bawa Kartar
    FNA
    Council service: 1940-43; Vice President 1934-40

    Date of birth: 17 April 1886
    Date of death: 15 June 1960
    Specialization: Stereochemistry
  • Sreenivasaya, Motnahalli

    Date of birth: 5 December 1895
    Date of death: January 1969
  • Subrahmanyan, Vaidyanathan
    FNA
    Council service: 1934-37; Treasurer 1934-37

    Date of birth: 16 September 1902
    Date of death: 30 January 1979
  • Telang, A. V.
    Council service: 1938-43


    Date of death: 1965
  • Tirumurti, Tirunelveli Subbaiyer
    FNA

    Date of birth: 18 November 1885
    Date of death: 26 August 1953
    Specialization: Hypertension, Liver Cirrhosis
  • Vaidhianathan, V. I.

    Date of birth: 28 August 1897
    Date of death: 1965
    Specialization: Magnetism, X-rays
  • Vaidyanathaswamy, R.
    Council service: 1934-35

    Date of birth: 9 October 1894
    Date of death: 17 March 1960
    Specialization: Topology, Set Theory
  • Vazifdar, S. S.

  • Venkatesachar, Bachalli
    FNA
    Council service: 1934-37; Secretary 1934-37

    Date of birth: 18 June 1879
    Date of death: 27 May 1972
    Specialization: Atomic Spectroscopy, Raman Effect, Hyperfine Structure
  • Vijayaraghavacharya, T.
    B.E., FNA

    Date of birth: August 1875
    Date of death: 1953
  • Vijayaraghavan, Tirukkannapuram
    Ph.D., FNA

    Date of birth: 30 November 1902
    Date of death: 20 April 1955
    Specialization: Pure Mathematics
  • Visvesvaraya, M.
    D.Sc.
    Council service: 1936-37

    Date of birth: 15 September 1861
    Date of death: 14 April 1962
    Specialization: Civil Engineering
  • Viswa Nath, Bhagavatula
    FNA

    Date of birth: 1 January 1889
    Date of death: 1 February 1964
    Specialization: Soil Chemistry
  • Wheeler, Thomas Sherlock
    FNA
    Council service: 1934-37; Vice President 1934-37

    Date of birth: 30 April 1899
    Date of death: 13 December 1962
    Specialization: Organic Chemistry

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