Parthasarathy, Rengachary

Lecturer AY-C, Physics & Astronomy



Office Hours

Tuesdays Thursdays 8:00 am - 8:55 am for Phys 2A and 3:30 pm - 425 pm for Phys 50


  • Doctor of Philosophy, Suny College At Buffalo, 1966
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Physics, Univ. of Madras, India, Tamil Nadu, India, 1962
  • Master of Science, Physics, Univ. of Madras, India, Tamil Nadu, India, 1958


• Emeritus Professor, Biophysics Department, State University of New York, Buffalo, June 1996 to Present. • Research Professor of Biophysics, State University of New York, Buffalo, NY, 1976 to 1996. • Director of Graduate Studies, Biophysics Dept., SUNY Buffalo, NY (Roswell Park Division ) 1978 to 1992 Honors • Co-Editor of Acta Crystallographica 1994-1997 • Receipient of several research and equipment grants from national agencies,1969 to 1996 • Member of peer review and site visit committees of NIH and NCI • Consultant, United Nations Development Program for technology transfer in biophysics to India, 1985-1986 • Receipient of several fellowships (NATO Fellowship, Advanced Study Institute on Direct Methods, Parma , Italy, 1970; CECAM Fellowship for visiting scientist, Univ. of Paris, Orsay, France, 1970; NSF Grant for IX IUCR meeting, Kyoto, Japan, 1972; NIH Consultant for International Symposium on Biomolecular Structure, Univ. of Madras, India, 1978) • Raman Research Gold Medal for the best Ph. D. Thesis, Univ. of Madras, India, 1965 • Fr. Sewell Gold Medal, St. Joseph’s College for First Rank in Physics Honors, 1957.