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Biography

AbstractImportant DatesOccupationPlacesSubjects

Relationships

PeopleInstitutions

Krishnan Raghavachari

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Dates

April 3, 1953 – present

Authorized Form of Name

Raghavachari, Krishnan

Biography

Abstract

Krishnan Raghavachari is a Professor of Chemistry at Indiana University (2002-present). His other institutional affiliations include Carnegie Mellon University and Bell Laboratories. He is known for his work on the development and applications of electron correlation techniques in computational quantum chemistry.

Important Dates

April 3, 1953Birth (formerly named Madras, India), Chennai (India).

1973Obtained BSc, Madras University, Chennai (India).

1975Obtained MSc, Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai (India).

1981Obtained PhD in Chemistry, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh (Pa.).

1981 – 1984Member, Technical Staff, Bell Telephone Laboratories, Murray Hill (N.J.).

1984 – 1996Member, Technical Staff (1984-1987) and Distinguished Member, Technical Staff (1987-1996), AT & T Bell Laboratories, Murray Hill (N.J.).

1996 – 2002Distinguished Member, Technical Staff, Bell Labs Innovations, Murray Hill (N.J.).

2002 – presentProfessor of Chemistry, Indiana University, Bloomington (Ind.).

2009Awarded Davisson-Germer Prize in Atomic or Surface Physics, American Physical Society.

Occupation

Quantum chemist.

Places

Birth

Chennai (India)

Undergraduate Education

Chennai (India)

Graduate Education

Chennai (India)

Pittsburgh (Pa.)

Employment

Murray Hill (N.J.)

Bloomington (Ind.)

Subjects

Molecular orbitals.

Quantum chemistry.

Semiconductors.

Relationships

People

Advisors & Collaborators

Pople, John A., 1925-2004

PhD advisor at Carnegie-Mellon University.

Colleagues

Aeppli, Gabriel

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Alivisatos, P.

Both employed at AT & T Bell Laboratories.

Anderson, P. W. (Philip W.), 1923-

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Appelbaum, J. A. (Joel A.)

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Ashkin, Arthur, 1922-

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Aspnes, D. E.

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Bishop, David John, 1951-

Both employed at Bell Laboratories and Lucent Technologies.

Brinkman, William F. (William Frank), 1938-

Both employed at Bell Laboratories and Lucent Technologies.

Buchsbaum, Solomon J.

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Bucksbaum, Philip H.

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Cava, Robert J.

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Chabal, Yves Jean, 1952-

Both employed at Bell Laboratories and Lucent Technologies.

Chemla, D. S.

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Chu, Steven

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Chynoweth, A. G.

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Clogston, Albert McCavour

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Coppersmith, Susan Nan

Both employed at AT & T Bell Laboratories.

DiSalvo, Francis

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Dolan, Gerald

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Dynes, Robert C.

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Eigler, Donald

Both employed at AT & T Bell Laboratories.

Eisenstein, James P. (James Philip)

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Fleury, Paul A.

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Fulton, Theodore Alan

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Goodman, Charles D.

Both employed at Indiana University.

Gossard, A. C.

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Greene, Laura H.

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Hagstrum, Homer D.

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Haldane, F. Duncan M.

Both employed at AT & T Bell Laboratories.

Hamann, Donald, 1939-

Both employed at Bell Laboratories and Lucent Technologies.

Hellman, Frances

Both employed at AT & T Bell Laboratories.

Hohenberg, Pierre C.

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Hopfield, John J.

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Isaacs, Eric D.

Both employed at AT & T Bell Laboratories and Lucent Technologies.

Jackson, Shirley Ann, 1946-

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Johnson, Peter D., 1952-

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Laughlin, Robert B.

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Lee, P. A. (Patrick A.), 1946-

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Millis, Andrew J.

Both employed at AT & T Bell Laboratories.

Murray, Cherry Ann

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Narath, Albert, 1933-

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Osheroff, Douglas D.

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Patel, C. Kumar N.

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Penzias, Arno A.

Both employed at Bell Laboratories and Lucent Technologies.

Pfann, William G.

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Phillips, J. C.

Both employed at Bell Laboratories and Lucent Technologies.

Phillips, Julia M.

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Pinczuk, Aron

Both employed at Bell Laboratories and Lucent Technologies.

Rice, Thomas Maurice, 1939-

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Rowell, John Martin, 1935-

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Shank, C. V. (Charles V.)

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Smith, George E., 1930-

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Smith, Neville, 1942-2006

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Stillinger, F. H.

Both employed at Bell Laboratories and Lucent Technologies.

Störmer, Horst

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Tank, David William, 1953-

Both employed at Bell Laboratories and Lucent Technologies.

Tersoff, J.

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Thomas, D. G. (David Gilbert), 1928-

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Tsui, D. C. (Daniel Chee), 1939-

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Weeks, John David

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Willett, Robert L.

Both employed at AT & T Bell Laboratories and Lucent Technologies.

Wilson, Robert Woodrow, 1936-

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Institutions

Major Positions

AT & T Bell Laboratories

Member and Distinguished Member, Technical staff.

Bell Labs Innovations

Distinguished Member, Technical staff.

Bell Telephone Laboratories

Member, Technical staff.

Indiana University, Bloomington. Department of Chemistry

Professor of Chemistry.

Professional Activities & Affiliations

American Chemical Society

American Physical Society

Awarded 2009 Davisson-Germer Prize in Atomic or Surface Physics.

Carnegie-Mellon University. Department of Chemistry

Obtained PhD (1981).

Indian Institute of Technology (Chennai, India)

Obtained MSc (1975).

University of Madras

Obtained BSc (1973).

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