References for Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar

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  1. Biography in Encyclopaedia Britannica.
    http://www.britannica.com/eb/article-9022399/Subrahmanyan-Chandrasekharography (Oxford, 2004).

Books:

  1. K Singh, Two essays on Professor S Chandrasekhar (1971)
  2. K C Wali, Chandra : a biography of S Chandrasekhar (Chicago, 1991).
  3. K C Wali (ed.), S Chandrasekhar : the man behind the legend (1997).

Articles:

  1. A Ashtekar, S Chandrasekhar : a personal portrait, Current Sci. 70 (1) (1996), 102-103.
  2. A Ashtekar, Chandrasekhar's contributions to general relativity, Current Sci. 70 (9) (1996), 800-804.
  3. S Chandrasekhar, n reading Newton's Principia at age past eighty, Current Sci. 67 (7) (1994), 495-496.
  4. A K Gupta, Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar, Nat. Acad. Sci. Lett. 18 (9-10) (1995), 199-202.
  5. J Horgan, Profile : Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar, Current Sci. 67 (7) (1994), 500-501.
  6. N Lebovitz, Brief biography of S Chandrasekhar, Chandrasekhar memorial volume, Tempe, AZ, 1996, Internat. J. Engrg. Sci. 36 (12-14) (1998), xi-xii.
  7. R Nityananda, Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar [1910-1995], Current Sci. 69 (6) (1995), 554-556.
  8. N Panchapakesan, Seeing beauty in the simple and the complex : Chandrasekhar and general relativity, in Classical and quantum aspects of gravitation and cosmology, Madras, 1996 (Madras, 1998), 1-10.
  9. S Ramaseshan, Chandrasekhar - some reminiscences, Current Sci. 71 (8) (1996), 644-649.
  10. S Ramaseshan, S Chandrasekhar and C V Raman - some letters, Current Sci. 70 (1) (1996), 104-107.
  11. G E Smith, Essay review of Newton's Principia for the common reader by S Chandrasekhar, J. Hist. Astronom. 27 (4) (1996), 353-362.
  12. G Srinivasan, A profile of Chandra, Current Sci. 70 (1) (1996), 95-101.
  13. Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar : Obituary, The Times (24 Aug 1995).
  14. Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar : Obituary, The Independent (24 Aug 1995).
  15. R J Tayler, Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar, Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society of London 42 (1996), 81-94.
  16. K C Wali, Subrahmanyam Chandrasekhar, Current Sci. 73 (5) (1997), 477-479.
  17. K C Wali, Chandra remembered, Current Sci. 70 (9) (1996), 804-807.
  18. K C Wali, S Chandrasekhar's contributions to general relativity, in The attraction of gravitation : new studies in the history of general relativity, Johnstown, PA, 1991 (Boston, MA, 1993), 332-349.

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