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C. V. Raman Biography

C. V. Raman  
C. V. Raman – Biography
Name C. V. Raman
Born 7 November 1888
Thiruvanaikoil, Tiruchirappalli,Madras Province, British India
Died 21 November 1970 (aged 82)
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Nationality Indian
Fields Physics
Institutions Indian Finance Department
University of Calcutta
Indian Association for theCultivation of Science
Indian Institute of Science
Central College, Bangalore University
Raman Research Institute
Alma mater University of Madras
Doctoral students G. N. Ramachandran
Vikram Ambalal Sarabhai
Known for Raman effect
Notable awards Knight Bachelor (1929)
Nobel Prize in Physics (1930)
Bharat Ratna (1954)
Lenin Peace Prize (1957)
Fellow of the Royal Society
Spouse Lokasundari Ammal (1907-1970)