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Authorised form of nameMahalanobis; Prasanta Chandra (1893 - 1972)
Dates1893 - 1972
NationalityIndian
Date of birth29 June 1893
Date of death28/06/1972
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election22/03/1945
SourcesObituaries:
Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society 1973 vol 19 pp 455-492, plate, by C R Rao
References:
Robert S Anderson, 'Patrick Blackett in India: Military Consultant and Scientific Intervenor, 1947-72. Part One' in NR 1999 vol 53 pp 253-273
Royal Society codeNA7760
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
PB/7/1/2/10Correspondence with Prasanta Mahalanobis, on village economy in India.1950-1973
PB/8/28/3/2Correspondence with colleagues and friends after delivery and publication of Blackett's Presidential Address to the British Academy.c.1957
RR/68/391Referee's report by Alexander Craig Aitken, on a paper 'On large-scale sample surveys' by Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis[1943]
RR/68/392Referee's report by George Udny Yule, on a paper 'On large-scale sample surveys' by Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis14 June 1943
EC/1945/14Mahalanobis, Prasanta Chandra: certificate of election to the Royal Society
PB/9/1/101/3Royal Society correspondence1960-1961
PB/7/1/3/1Correspondence with Atma Ram1971-1972
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