Sanjeev Dhurandhar

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Sanjeev Dhurandhar
Scientific career
InstitutionsInter-University Centre for Astronomy and Astrophysics

Sanjeev Dhurandhar is Professor at IUCAA, Pune. His research interest is detection and observation of Gravitational waves.[1] Dhurandhar was part of the Indian team which contributed to the detection of gravitational waves.[2][3][4] He is the science advisor to the IndIGO consortium council.[5]

He was awarded one of the H K Firodia awards for 2016.[6]

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  1. ^ "Sanjeev's Home page".
  2. ^ "Gravitational waves: They scorned Sanjeev Dhurandhar three decades ago, today he is the toast of modern science". The Indian Express. 12 February 2016.
  3. ^ Pallava Bagla (12 February 2016). "37 Indians Played A Role In Discovering Gravitational Waves".
  4. ^ "'It's all about extracting wave signal from noise'". The Times of India. 12 February 2016.
  5. ^ Bala Iyer; Tarun Souradeep; C.S. Unnikrishnan; Sanjeev Dhurandhar; Sendhil Raja; Ajai Kumar; Anand Sengupta (10 November 2011). LIGO-INDIA: Proposal for an Interferometric Gravitation-Wave Observatory (PDF) (Report). Indian Initiative in Gravitational wave Observations – via LIGO Document Control Center.
  6. ^ "Celebrating 22 Years of H. K. Firodia Awards for Excellence in Science & Technology". H. K. Firodia Memorial Foundation. Retrieved 1 May 2018.