Vikram Sarabhai – Father of Indian space program

vikram sarabhai

 

Remembering  Vikram Sarabhai – Father of Indian space program

Dr.Vikram Ambalal Sarabhai (12 August 1919 – 30 December 1971) born at Ahmedabad, Gujarat in an affluent family of progressive industrialists, was an Indian physicist.  The establishment of the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) was one of his greatest achievements.

He established many other institutes which are of international repute and notable among them are Physical Research Laboratory and IIM in Ahmedabad. He devoted his entire life to the progress of science in our country and to launch India into space age.

image courtesy:www.abdulkalam.com

 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s