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
Nutku, YavuzThe University of Chicago2
Muench-Paniagua, GuidoThe University of Chicago194625
Tuberg, MerleThe University of Chicago1946
Underhill, AnneThe University of Chicago194841
Code, ArthurThe University of Chicago19506
Osterbrock, DonaldThe University of Chicago19528
Kulsrud, RussellThe University of Chicago195453
Trehan, Surindar KumarThe University of Chicago19581
Lebovitz, NormanThe University of Chicago196122
Sobuti, YousefThe University of Chicago1963
Ostriker, JeremiahThe University of Chicago196487
Friedman, JohnThe University of Chicago19736
Miller, JohnUniversity of Oxford19742
Detweiler, StevenThe University of Chicago19755

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