NIAS Public Lecture: The NIAS and the Sulva-Sutra by Dr. V Siddhartha, Prof. Roddam Narasimha and Sri. Balan Nambiar, JRD Tata Auditorium, 4.30 PM
Prof. Roddam Narasimha was the Director of NIAS from 1997 to 2004. He has had an abiding interest in Indian science, philosophy and history. He started a Lecture series on the History of Ideas at NIAS, several of them were published inhe Padma Vibhushan in 2013. He has been elected to the Royal Society, London, and the US National Academies of Science and Engineering.