Baldev Raj

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Baldev Raj
Born(1947-04-09)9 April 1947
Died6 January 2018(2018-01-06) (aged 70)
NationalityIndian
Alma materIndian Institute of Science
National Institute of Technology, Raipur
Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC)
Scientific career
InstitutionsNational Institute of Advanced Studies
Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research (IGCAR)
Indian Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar
National Institute of Technology Puducherry

Baldev Raj (9 April 1947 – 6 January 2018) was an Indian scientist and director of the Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research (IGCAR) in Kalpakkam, India.

Education[edit]

He had a Bachelors in Engineering (B.E.) from Government Engineering College, Raipur Pt. Ravishankar Shukla University, Raipur (Now National Institute of Technology, Raipur), and a PhD from IISc, Bangalore, D.Sc. (h.c.) from Sathyabama Deemed University, Chennai.[1] [2][3][4]

Career[edit]

He was director of the Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research (IGCAR) in Kalpakkam, India. He was also the director of the National Institute of Advanced Studies.

He died on 6 January 2018 in Pune from an apparent cardiac arrest.

Awards[edit]

He was awarded one of the H K Firodia awards for 2015. [5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ BioData
  2. ^ http://www.nias.res.in/content/people?qt-faculty_tabs=1#qt-faculty_tabs
  3. ^ http://www.igcar.ernet.in/igc2004/balbio.htm
  4. ^ "Publication Details". Archived from the original on 6 July 2009. Retrieved 2 March 2011.
  5. ^ "Celebrating 22 Years of H. K. Firodia Awards for Excellence in Science & Technology". H. K. Firodia Memorial Foundation. Archived from the original on 4 March 2016. Retrieved 1 May 2018.

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