B. V. Rajarama Bhat

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B.V. Rajarama Bhat
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Nationality India
Fields Operator theory in mathematics
Institutions Indian Statistical Institute, Bangalore
Alma mater Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata
Doctoral advisor Kalyanapuram Rangachari Parthasarathy
Notable awards Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Prize for Science and Technology

B.V. Rajarama Bhat is an Indian mathematician specialising in operator theory. He is a Professor of Mathematics in Indian Statistical Institute, Bangalore.[1]

Professor Bhat obtained his MSc and PhD degrees from the Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata.

He was awarded the Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Prize for Science and Technology in 2007, the highest science award in India, in the mathematical sciences category. [2]

Other awards/honours[edit]

  • Young Scientist Award of Indian National Science Academy in 1997
  • B. M. Birla Science prize for the year 1998

Books authored[edit]

  • Lectures on Operator Theory, (Editor jointly with G. Elliott and P. Fillmore), Fields Institute for Research in Mathematical Sciences Monograph Series, Vol. 13, Amer. Math. Soc. 323pp. (1999).
  • Cocycles of CCR flows, Memoirs of the American Mathematical Society, 149, no. 709 (2001)


  1. ^ "B. V. Rajarama Bhat.". Indian Statistical Institute, Bangalore. Archived from the original on 26 August 2013. Retrieved 1 July 2013. 
  2. ^ "Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Awards For Science And Technology 2007". Department of Science & Technology, Govt of India. Archived from the original on 24 August 2013. Retrieved 1 July 2013. 

External links[edit]

B. V. Rajarama Bhat at the Mathematics Genealogy Project