Krishnamurti, Tiruvalam N.

Krishnamurti, Tiruvalam N.

(1932–  ) meteorologist; born in Madras, India. He came to Illinois in 1953 to study meteorology at the University of Chicago. At Florida State University (1967) he won the Rossby Medal from the American Meteorological Society (1985) for his research in tropical weather systems.
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