Renowned scientist Srikantan passes away

Renowned scientist Srikantan passes away

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Bengaluru, Oct 29 : Renowned Scientist Prof B V Srikantan passed away here on Tuesday. He was 94.

He is survived by two sons and relatives and large number of disciples. The deceased, was conferred various honors including Padma Bhushan from the Union government for his coveted contributions for the world of Physics.

Srikantan had earned popularity for his research and studies on cosmic rays. He was among the team of scientists who had invented neutrino rays in the atmosphere after a great deal of research and studies. (UNI)