Remembering Meghnad Saha (E)
Meghnad Saha is considered to be one of the pioneers of modern physics in India. Despite the fact that he had to cross many hurdles, his achievements are indeed remarkable. He is well known for the thermal ionisation equation that goes by his name. His contributions as a teacher, institution builder, Member of Parliament, and as a thinker and reformer are all monumental. He was of the firm opinion that in a country like India, the problems of food, clothing, eradication of poverty, education, and unemployment could be solved only with proper planning, using the power of science and technology. Watch this show to know more about him and his work.