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Reference numberEC/1944/05
Previous numbersCert XV, 75; A01299
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TitleChandrasekhar, Subrahmanyan: certificate of election to the Royal Society
DescriptionCitation refers to an attached list of publications which is no longer attached.
CitationM A (Madras) PhD (Cantab), Formerly Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge. Distinguished for his contribution to theoretical astronomy and astrophysics. Author of treatise on "The study of Stellar Structure", Chicago (1939), "The Dynamics of Stellar Systems, (Astrophysical Journal, 1939 - 1940) and numerous memoirs on astronomical and astrophysical topics, including especially the phenomena in solar and stellar atmospheres, the equilibrium of distorted polytropes and star streaming (List attached).
ProposersFrom general knowledge. H J Bhaba
From personal knowledge. C V Raman; E A Milne; R H Fowler; J H Jeans; A S Eddington; H H Plaskett; E T Whittaker; K S Krishnan (A C E); B Sahni (A C E); H Jeffreys (A C E); F W Aston
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Chandrasekhar, Subrahmanyan: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA3455Chandrasekhar; Subrahmanyan (1910 - 1995)1910 - 1995
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