By K Krishna Murty
The following now we have scientists who neglected Nobel Prize and people whom Nobel ignored. A Nobel Prize offered to Pauling was once branded as an insult! yet he's the one one to obtain unshared Nobels. Bardeen lower back to Swedish king for one more Nobel as though to meet previous promise. sarcastically an Agricultural Scientist acquired a Nobel Peace Prize. sure! what's peace with no meals? An anguished Barbara Mc Clintock refused to put up her papers, yet Nobel committee chanced on her. Then we have now scientists who bought awards in legal cells, scientists who made discoveries within the criminal cells. Tesla used to be thrown out of his labs, cheated by means of one other nice guy yet his alternating present runs our houses now. Carlson went from pillar to put up along with his photocopy computer and it truly is now the Xerox. Townes had a revelation for LASER on a park bench. while Maiman made it functional, a Hollywood actress, Bette Davis questioned whether it is a loss of life Ray. medicinal drugs from Jenner, Pasteur and so on consigned a few ailments to historical past. If merely Subba Rao had lived many years extra, he may have killed a few extra illnesses. A trio of scientists reworked the 20 th century through inventing the transistor. To best it, a scientist who was once now not allowed to move on a vacation invented the microchip. "New York occasions" reversed its ridicule ladled out on a rocket scientist after forty years in simple terms after guy landed at the moon. a college instructor testified within the court docket to avoid wasting his previous pupil, Fansworth for his rightful invention, the tv. Davy brazenly declared his pupil as his maximum discovery, Michael Faraday! you may have all of them! This identify comprises biographies that train and entertain too.
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Dr. A. He was awarded the Padma Vibhushan in 2001. R. Rao Award for Statistics was instituted in his honour, to be given once in two years. The Advanced Institute of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science in the Osmania University Campus has been named after him. D degrees under his guidance. Professor Rao has authored 14 books and about 350 research papers. Awards and medals he received are too many to be counted but some of them are - National Medal of Science from President Bush, Guy Medal in Silver of the Royal Statistical Society, Megnadh Saha Medal of the Indian National Science Academy, S.
He did make rubber crockery, but where was the food? And then there are patent robbers. He had to prosecute 32 infringement cases right up to the US Supreme Court. He made headlines, but not money. His French patent was cancelled on technical grounds; he was bundled off for a 16-day and night free stay at his well-known 'hotel' as he called it, the prison. He had $200,000 debt, when he died, in 1860. However, royalties from his inventions made his family comfortable. His final words were: "Life should not be estimated exclusively by the standard of dollars and cents.
The result was the MASER (Microwave Amplification by Stimulated Emission), which amplifies microwaves to produce an intense beam and the development of LASER (Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission). " Charles Hard Townes was born in Greenville, South Carolina, on 28th July, 1915, the son of Henry Keith Townes, an attorney, and Ellen Townes. He attended the Greenville Public School and then Furman University in Greenville, where he completed the Bachelor of Science degree in Physics and the Bachelor of 38 Arts degree in Modern Languages, at the age of 19.