Table 1.

Indian scientists nominated for FRS between 1913 and 1939. For those who were elected, the year of election is indicated in bold.

NamesNomination yearsSubject of specialization
Prafulla Chandra Ray1913–22, 1934–38Chemistry
Jagadis Chandra Bose1915–1920Physics
Srinivasa Ramanujan1918Mathematics
Devendra Nath Mallik1919–1923Mathematics
Chandrasekhar Venkata Raman1922–1924Physics
Meghnad Saha1925–1927Physics
Raghavendra Row1926–1930Medicine
Nil Ratan Dhar1927–1936Chemistry
Birbal Sahni1932–1936Botany
Sudhansu Kumar Banerji1933–1937
L. K. Ananthakrishna Iyer1935–1938
K. S. Krishnan1936–1940Physics
Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar1937–1943Chemistry