Remembering Satish Dhawan and His Legacy

…The United Nations sponsorship of Thumba has assisted greatly in the Range’s service to the international scientific community through the participation of a large number of scientists from various countries for carrying out rocket experiments… Satish Dhawan, 1976 Satish Dhawan, known for his leadership in the Indian Space Program, was an outstanding technologist who gave…

Its Elementary My Friend: Gnana Gandhi Reminisces His Training at Vernon

“What I found different in their (French scientists) approach to any problem that they would start solving it from the fundamental level. Say they have to understand the heat loss in a system, I saw them writing fundamental differential equations and build the model from there. This was very interesting for me, and it has…

France & India in Space: 21st Century Alliance (Virtual Exhibition)

France and India have been working closely in Space for more than five decades. This virtual exhibition elucidates modern alliances between CNES and ISRO. These panels were first exhibited during a historical exhibition on CNES & ISRO at WINGS-India 2020 in Hyderabad.

VIKING Engine Correspondence: Virtual Archival Exhibition

Satish Dhawan, the finest modern technologist of India took charge of the Space Program in 1972 and held that position until 1984. Dhawan years of ISRO truly internationalized the program. In these years he was able to inspire several indigenous advancements in space technology and ISRO was able to create milestones under his leadership. This…