J C Bose Part- 01 (E)
This video programme on the co-discoverer of wireless radio propagation and India’s greatest experimentalist Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose exhaustively presents his work on electromagnetic waves. It opens with the context of time, place and significance of his work on the method of generation, perfection and transmission of electromagnetic waves. The programme establishes how he produced extremely short waves and the manner in which he improved upon Heinrich Hertz’s receiver. The programme then transits to the realization of the significance of his work by the stalwarts of science those days earning India a place among nations. The continuation of research in radio science in India after J C Bose is also touched upon.