|Donors Veda and VS Varadarajan|
India-born eminent mathematician VS Varadarajan, wife Veda give $1 mn to UCLA:
The couple want to establish a professorship honouring Indian mathematician Srinivasa Ramanujan.
Economic Times of India, 3-7-19
The University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) has received the amount from mathematics professor emeritus VS Varadarajan and his wife Veda to establish the 'Ramanujan Visiting Professorship' in his home department, the university said in a statement.
The new post will help attract visiting faculty members in Varadarajan's specialisations of automorphic forms, an important concept in number theory, and representation theory, which has been linked to elementary particles and quantum physics...
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