List of Indian scientists


List of Indian scientists

=Ancient Scientists from India=

* Aryabhatt
* Bhāskara I
* Brahmadeva
* Brahmagupta
* Charaka
* Baudhayana
* Halayudha
* Jayadeva
* Pingala
* Nine Unknown Men

Modern Era Scientists

* APJ Abdul Kalam
* Anil Kakodkar
* Birbal Sahni
* Shreeram Shankar Abhyankar - Mathematician. Known for his contributions to singularity theory and Abhyankar's conjecture
* CNR Rao
* CV Raman
* Vijay P. Bhatkar
* Ganapathi Thanikaimoni
* Ashok Gadgil - Inventor of UV-disinfection method
* Gopalasamudram Narayana Iyer Ramachandran
* D. R. Kaprekar - Mathematician. Famous for his work on Number Theory
* Har Gobind Khorana
* Pandurang Sadashiv Khankhoje
* Tej P Singh
* Harish Chandra
* Narendra Karmarkar - Mathematician. Renowned for developing Karmarkar's algorithm
* Homi Bhabha
* Jagdish Chandra Bose
* Dr. Jayant Narlikar - Prominent Astrophysicist His work on conformal gravity theory with Sir Fred Hoyle, called Hoyle-Narlikar theory, demonstrated a synthesis can be achieved between Albert Einstein’s theory of relativity and Mach's principle.
* Lalji Singh
* Nitya Anand
* Prof. Abhay Ashtekar- known for 'Ashtekar Variables'. He is also regarded as a founder of the theory of Loop quantum gravity
* Meghnad Saha
* ML Madan
* Dr. Sarang A. Kulkarni - Well known Marine Biologist
* Padmanabhan Balaram
* Raghunath Anant Mashelkar
* Ranajit Chakraborty
* Arun Netravali - Chief Scientist & former CEO of Bell Labs.
* Salim Ali
* Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar
* Subramanyan Chandrasekhar
* Srinivasa Ramanujan
* SN Bose
* Gajendra Pal Singh Raghava
* Sujoy K. Guha
* Sunder Lal Hora
* Vainu Bappu
* Vikram Sarabhai
* William Stephen Atkinson
* Deja Imani Walker
* Shayla Ravera
* Britney Marano
* Nia Amari Hall


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