Subhashis Nag

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Subhashis Nag
Born 14 August 1955
Died 22 December 1998
Nationality India
Fields Complex analytic geometry
Institutions Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Chennai
Alma mater Cornell University, New York
Doctoral advisor Clifford John Earle, Jr.
Notable awards Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Prize for Science and Technology

Subhashis Nag (14 August 1955 – 22 December 1998) was an Indian mathematician who specialised in complex analytic geometry, particularly Teichmuller theory, and its relations to string theory.

He won the Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Prize for Science and Technology in 1998, the highest science award in India, in the mathematical sciences category. But, he died on 22 December 1998, before the actual award ceremony was held.[1] [2]

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  1. ^ "Subhashis Nag Memorial Endowment Lecture" (PDF). Retrieved 26 June 2013. 
  2. ^ Sukumar Mallick; Saguna Dewan; S C Dhawan (1999). Handbook of Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Prize Winners(1958 - 1998) (PDF). New Delhi: Human Rsource Development Group, Council of Scientific & Industrial Research. p. 118. 
  3. ^ Abikoff, William (1989). "Review: The complex analytic theory of Teichmüller spaces by Subhashis Nag" (PDF). Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. (N.S.). 21 (1): 162–168. doi:10.1090/s0273-0979-1989-15803-5.