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CV Raman – Scientist and a Nobel Prize Winner

Venkata Raman, a Tamil Brahmin, was born at Thiruvanaikaval, near Tiruchirappalli, Madras Presidency to R. Chandrasekhara Iyer (b. 1866) and Parvati Ammal (Saptarshi Parvati).He was the second of their eight children. At an early age, Raman moved to the city of Vizag, Andhra Pradesh. Studied … Continue reading

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