TITLE

Homi Jehangir Bhabha and the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

AUTHOR(S)
Wadia, Spenta R.
PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
Current Science (00113891);3/10/2009, Vol. 96 Issue 5, p725
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the life and works of Homi Jehangir Bhabha in India. In 1941, he was elected a Fellow of the Royal of Society and was awarded the Adams Prize at Cambridge for his thesis on "The theory of the elementary particles and their interaction." He also built two outstanding research institutions in the country, the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR) and the Atomic Energy Establishment.
ACCESSION #
37600120

 

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