Ennackal Chandy George Sudarshan

Date of birth:   September 16 1931
Place of birth:  Kottayam, Kerala State, India
Marital Status:  Married, Gopalakrishnan Bhamathi, Visiting Scholar, U.T.
Children:        Dr. Pradip Alexander, M.D. - 1959
                 Dr. Arvind Jewett, J.D. - 1962
                 Ashok John - 1966


1946-1948     C.M.S. College, Kottayam, Kerala State, India
1948-1951     Madras Christian College, Tambaram, Tamil Nad, India    B.Sc. (with honors)
1951-1952     University of Madras, Madras, Tamil Nad, India    M.A.
1955-1958     University of Rochester, Rochester, New York    Ph.D.


1951-1952     Demonstrator and resident tutor in physics; Madras Christian College
1951-1955     Research Assistant; Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Bombay
1955-1957     Teaching Assistant; University of Rochester
1957-1959     Corporation Fellow; Harvard University
1959-1961     Assistant Professor; University of Rochester
1961-1963     Associate Professor; University of Rochester
1964-1969     Professor and Director Research Program in Elementary Particles; Syracuse University
1969-present  Professor; University of Texas, Austin
1970-1991  Director Center for Particle Theory; University of Texas, Austin
1971-1991  Senior Professor Center for Theoretical Studies; Indian Institute of Sciences, Bangalore India

Membership in Professional Organizations

1971-present Fellow of the Ukrainian Academy of Sciences, Kiev
1972-present  Fellow of the Indian National Science
1962-present  Fellow of the American Physical Society
1963-present  Fellow of the Indian Academy of Science
1985-present  Third World Academy of Sciences
1985-present  Honorary Fellow of Calcutta Mathematical Society
1987-present  Full Member of L'Académie Internationale de Philosophie des Sciences
1995-present  Honorary Fellow, Central Institute for English and Other Foreign Languages, Hyderbad
1999-present  Fellow, European Society for Arts, Science and Literature
2001-present  Honorary Fellow, Indian Institute for Advanced Study

Honors and Awards

1969    D.Sc. - University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee (Honoris Causa)
1970    Sir C.V. Raman Distinguished Professor of Physics - Madras University
1973    D.Sc. - University of Delhi, India (Honoris Causa)
1974    Padma Bhushan (Order of the Lotus) - decoration presented by the President of India
1976    Honors Award - Association of Indians in America, New York
1977    Bose Medal - Indian National Science Academy
1980    Science Technology Award - Kerala State Government
1984    D.Sc. - Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden
1986    The First Prize in Physics - Third World Academy of Science, Italy
1987    D,Sc. - University of Madras, India
1988    Distinguished Scientist - Andhra Pradesh Academi of Sciences, Hyderabad India
1989    D.Sc. (Honoris Causa), Burdwan Univeristy
1993    D.Sc. (Honoris Causa), Cochin University of Science
1997    Desikottama (Distinguished Scholar), Bharati University
       D.Sc. Kerala University, Trivandrum
       Chairman, World Malayalee Council

Service to Science

Member Editorial Boards:
    Journal of Mathematical Physics  1966-1968, 1975-1978, 1983-present
    Journal of Mathematics and Physics (Indian Institute of Technology, Madras India)  1967-present
    Reports on Mathematical Physics  1970-present
    Journal of Social and Biological Structures  1971-present
    Letters in Mathematical Physics  1975-present

Referee for:
    Physical Review, Journal of Mathematical Physics, etc.  1957-present

University of Texas Committee Memberships

1973-1974     Committee on B.A. degree in Humanities
1974-1975     Committee on Promotion and Tenure, College of Natural Science
1974-1975     Review Committee for Graduate Program in Philosophy

International Involvement

Senior Professor - Center for Theoretical Studies, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore India
Director - Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Madras India

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