Thiruvenkatachari Parthasarathy

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Thiruvenkatachari Parthasarathy
Born March 1, 1941
Chennai, India
Nationality Indian
Fields Mathematics
Known for Parthasarathy's theorem
Notable awards Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Award

Thiruvenkatachari Parthasarathy (born on 1 March 1941, in Chennai, Tamil Nadu) is a Tamil mathematician and the co-author of a book on game theory with T. E. S. Raghavan, and of two research monographs, one on optimization and one on univalence theory, published by Springer-Verlag.

He received his B.Sc and M.Sc degrees from Madras University. He worked on “Minimax Theorems and Product solutions for simple games” under the guidance of the eminent C. R. Rao and received Ph.D during 1967 from the Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata.

Parthasarathy received Shanti Swaroop Bhatnagar Award for Mathematical Sciences (1986). He was elected as Fellow of the Indian Academy of Sciences (1988) and Indian National Science Academy (1995).

He has produced about 8 research students.

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