Inspiring Indians - Calyampudi Radhakrishna Rao

Padma Vibhushan Calyampudi Radhakrishna Rao, the Indian Mathematician who gave the world his ‘Theory of Estimation’ and changed the course of mathematics around the world.  Rao has been awarded with the prestigious National Gold Medal and S S Bhatnagar Prize for his contributions in the field of Mathematics. His work has influenced fields as varied as economics, genetics, geology, national planning, demography and medicine.

Did you know, even at the age of 96, he still teaches at the Penn State University and University of Buffalo.