Ramaiyengar Sridharan

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Ramaiyengar Sridharan
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R. Sridharan in 1990
Born Cuddalore
Nationality Indian
Fields Mathematics
Institutions TIFR
Alma mater Columbia University
Doctoral advisor Samuel Eilenberg
Doctoral students Raman Parimala
Notable awards Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Award

Ramaiyengar Sridharan is a mathematician at Chennai Mathematical Institute, formerly at the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR). He was born in Cuddalore in the year 1935 [1] and he obtained his Ph. D. from Columbia under the guidance of Samuel Eilenberg in Filtered algebras and Representations of Lie Algebras.

Sridharan was awarded the Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Prize for Science and Technology (SSB prize) in Mathematical Science in 1980. Another SSB Prize awardee, Raman Parimala was his Ph.D. student at TIFR.

Selected publications[edit]

  • Filtered algebras and representations of Lie algebras, R Sridharan - Transactions of the American Mathematical Society, 1961 - jstor.org
  • On the global dimension of some algebras, MP Murthy, R Sridharan - Mathematische Zeitschrift, 1963 - Springer [1]


Mathematics in ancient India

Sridharan, the man and his work

Combinatorial methods in Indian music

Combinatorial methods in ancient India

Mathematics before S. Ramanujan

Hermann Weyl


Marginal note of Fermat

A theorem of Artin

Homi Bhabha

50 years of Indian mathematics

Mathematical Semantics

On the division by 5 of periods of elliptic functions

Otto Holder

Pratyayas and Fibonacci numbers

Proof of the Riemann Roch theorem

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