Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar

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Ph.D. University of Cambridge 1933 UnitedKingdom
Dissertation: Polytropic distributions
Mathematics Subject Classification: 85—Astronomy and astrophysics

Advisor 1: Ralph Howard Fowler
Advisor 2: Arthur Stanley Eddington

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NameSchoolYearDescendants
Code, ArthurThe University of Chicago19506
Detweiler, StevenThe University of Chicago19755
Friedman, JohnThe University of Chicago19736
Kulsrud, RussellThe University of Chicago195453
Lebovitz, NormanThe University of Chicago196122
Miller, JohnUniversity of Oxford19742
Muench-Paniagua, GuidoThe University of Chicago194624
Nutku, YavuzThe University of Chicago2
Osterbrock, DonaldThe University of Chicago19527
Ostriker, JeremiahThe University of Chicago196482
Sobuti, YousefThe University of Chicago1963
Trehan, Surindar KumarThe University of Chicago19581
Tuberg, MerleThe University of Chicago1946
Underhill, AnneThe University of Chicago194839

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