Dr. Rajinder Singh



  1. Nobel Laureate C.V. Raman's work on light scattering - Historical contributions to a scientific biography, Logos Verlag Berlin, Berlin 2004.
  2. Nobel Laureate C.V. Raman's Science, Philosophy and Religion, Dharmaram Publications Bangalore, Bangalore 2005.
  3. Characteristics of Solar Radiation Photovoltaic Pyranometers Licor 200SZ and Matrix 1G, Shaker Verlag Aachen 2012.
  4. „Jugend forscht – Schüler experimentieren“ – nicht nur für Hochbegabte und Überflieger, Shaker Verlag Aachen 2012.
  5. Upendranath Brahmachari - A pioneer of tropical diseases: A summar of his discoveries and scientific work, Shaker Verlag Aachen 2013 (Book Review -
  6. Noble Prize Nominator Sisir Kumar Mitra F.R.S. -
    His Scientific Work in International Context, Shaker Verlag Aachen 2014
      (Book Review -
  7. Mahatma Gandhi - Sex Scandals and the Missed Nobel Peace Prize - Facts and Fictions, Shaker Verlag Aachen 2015
  8. The Making of the Politician Gandhi by Muslims, Jews and Christians -  Gandhi's Methods to Solve Immigration Probelms, Shaker Verlag Aachen 2015
  9. India's Nobel Prize Nominators and Nominees - The Praxis of Nomination and Geopgraphical Distribution, Shaker Verlag Aachen 2016 (Book Review -
  10. Inside Story of the Nobel Peace Prize - Indian Contestants, Shaker Verlag Aachen 2016. Book Review (
  11. Die Nobelpreise und die indische Elite, Shaker Verlag Aachen 2016.
  12. D.M. Bose - His Scientific Work in International Context, Shaker Verlag Aachen 2016.(Book Review
  13. Chemistry and Physics Nobel Prizes - India's Contribution, Shaker Verlag Aachen 2016 (Book Review - ).,
  14. Mahatma Gandhi - Die Schattenseite, Wenn Mandela, King und Lama es gewusst hätten!, Shaker Verlag, Aachen 2016,
  15. Mahatma Gandhi für Lehrkräfte und Eltern - "Mahatma" - ein normaler Menschen wie du und ich, Shaker Verlag, Aachen 2016,
  16. Mahatma Gandhi - der verpasste Friedensnobelpreis, Shaker Verlag, Aachen 2017
  17. Bidhu Bhushan Ray - A pioneer of X-ray spectroscopy, Shaker Verlag, Aachen 2017
  18. Mahatma Gandhi and the Peace Nobel Prize, Manohar Publisher, New Delhi 2017.

Dr. R. Singh

Articles in Encyclopaedia

  1. Raman, C.V. (1888-1970) in, Lexikon der bedeutenden Naturwissenschaftler, Band 3, Spektrum Akademischer Verlag, Heidelberg 2004, pp. 184-185.
  2. Smekal, A. (1895-1959) in, Lexikon der bedeutenden Naturwissenschaftler, Band 3, Spektrum Akademischer Verlag, Heidelberg 2004, pp. 299-300.
  3. Saha, M. (1893-1956) in, Lexikon der bedeutenden Naturwissenschaftler, Band 3, Spektrum Akademischer Verlag, Heidelberg 2004, pp. 243-244.
  4. Bose, S.N. (1894-1974) in, Lexikon der bedeutenden Naturwissenschaftler, Band 1, Dieter Hoffmann, Hubert Laitko & Staffan Müller-Wille (Eds.), Spektrum Akademischer Verlag, Heidelberg, 2003, pp. 220-221.

Dr. Rajinder Singh

Article in Books/Proceedings

  1. (Co-author Falk Riess) Sir C.V. Raman and the story of the Noble Prize, 1998 (in: NR Singh, Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman – A life in science, Iboyaima printers and binders, Imphal), 2011, pp. 107-127.
  2. Sir C.V. Raman and his contacts with Hungarian Scientists, 2002 (in: NR Singh, Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman – A life in science, Iboyaima printers and binders, Imphal), 2011, pp. 141-159.
  3. Clash of Styles – Max Born and CV Raman – Lattice dynamics controversy, (in: Eds. H. Hunger, F Seebacher, G Holzer, Proceedings of the 3rd ICESHS (Vienna), Sept. 9-12, 2008, (CD: ISBN:978-3-7001-6846-1,Verlag der Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Wien),pp. 978-983.
  4. (co-authors, M Panusch, P Heering) Wie R.A. Millikan den Nobelpreis für Physik erhielt, (in: P Heering (Ed.), Der Millikansche Öltröpfchenversuch zur Bestimmung der Elementarlandung: Historische und Didaktische Materialien I,  Materialen zur Unterrichtsvorbereitung, diz Didaktiksches Zentrum, Oldenburg 2009, pp. 47-64S
  5. How Millikan got the Nobel Prize. "How Millikan Got the Nobel Prize", in: S. Klassen (Hrsg.): Proceedings of the Second International Conference of Stories in Science Teaching, (Co-authors M Panusch, P Heering)
  6. The Nobel Laureate CV Raman FRS and his contacts with the European men of science in political context, Proceedings of the 2nd ICESHS (Cracow, Poland, Sept. 6-9, 2006), Ed. M. Kokowski, pp.749-756.
  7. Albert Einstein's light quanta and Bengal based physicists, (in: Albert Einstein and SN Bose, Ed. Anwar Hossain), Bangladesh Academy of Sciences and Goethe-Institute, Dacca, 2007, pp. 70-86.
  8. Designing, making and using scientific instruments in India: The example of Jagadis Chunder Bose, Proceedings of the Scientific Instrument Commission of the IUHPS, Athens 2002 and Newport News, 2003 (Ed. Jim Bennett), Leo S Olschki Editore MMV, Firenze, 2005, pp. 713-723. 
  9. The Indian trio SN Bose, CV Raman and MN Saha, and the light quanta, International symposium on the Centenary of Planck’s law: relevance in science and technology 25-39, Dec. 14-16, 2000.
  10. Betreuung der eigenen Kinder für den Wettbewerb "Jugend forscht" (in: "Jugend forscht - Schüler experimentieren" - nicht nur für Hochbegabte und Überflieger, Ed. R. Singh) Shaker Verlag Aachen 2012, pp. 2012.
  11. Unsuccessful transmission of knowledge - an example of the astronomical society of India, Proc. ESHS, Barcelona (Nov. 18-20,2010), pp. 1090-1092, 2012.
  12. Sisir Kumar Mitra FRS - Scienctific achievements in national and international context, (in: CU Physics 100 - Department of Physics - University of Calcutta 1916-2015, Eds. G. Gangophadhyay, A. Kundu), University of Calcutta, Calcutta 2016, pp. 96-135.


Title articles in renowned journals

  1. (Co-Autor Falk Riess) Von der Kronkolonie zur Atommacht - Der Aufstieg der Physik in Indien im 19. und 20. Jahrhundert, Physik Journal 9, 41-45, 2010.
  2. Celebrating 125th birth anniversary of DM Bose - Invitation to the Como conference, Science and Culture 76, 494-501, 2010.
  3. 80 years ago – The discovery of the Raman effect at the Indian Association for the cultivation of sciences, Kolkata, Indian Journal of Physics 82, 969-985, 2008.
  4. (co-author Suprakash Chandra Roy),  D.M. Bose and Cosmic Ray Research, Science and Culture 82, 364-377, 2016.

Book reviews

  1. Science in Denmark - A thousand year history. Helge Kragh, Peter C Kjaergaard, Henry Nielsen, KH Nielsen (Eds.), Aarhus University Press, 2008.
  2. The Moon that Wasn’t – The saga of Venus’ spurious satellite, Helge Kragh (with the assistance of Kurt Moeller Pedersen), Birhaeuser Verlag AG, Basel, 2008, pp. 199. ISBN 978-3-7643-8908-6. Current Science 95, 1749-1750, 2008.
  3. Einstein’s Nobel Prize – A glimpse behind closed doors – The archival evidence. Aant Elzinga. Waston Publishing International, Sagamore Beach, 2006. Current Science 95, 1625-1626, 2008.
  4. Hans Bethe and his Physics. Gerald E Brown and Chang-Hwan Lee (eds.), World Scientific Publishing Company Ltd., New Jersey, 2006, ISBN 9812566104. Current Science, 92, 1014-1015, 2007.
  5. Eds. Nielsen H. and Nielsen K., The history of thirteen Danish Nobel Prizes - Neighbouring Nobel, Aarhus University Press, Aarhus, 2001, 624 pp, ISBN 87 7288 899 7, Current Science, 90, 1561-1563, 2006.
  6. Nancy Greenspan, The end of certain world – The life and science of Max Born – The Nobel physicist who ignited the quantum revolution, John Wiley, Chichester, 2005, Current Science, 90, 700-701, 2006.
  7. Kovács, László, Eugene P. Wigner and his Hungarian Teachers (Balogh and Co. Ltd., Szombathely/Hungary, 2002). 114 pp. Price unknown. ISBN 963 9290 60 2. ISSN 1219-2678, Centaurus, 48, 315-316, 2006.
  8. Stephan F. von Welck, Crossing Borders, Stretching Boundaries – The Bose-Einstein Lectures on Indo-German Cooperation in Science, Technology and Environment (New Delhi: Manoher, 2000). Rs. 450. ISBN 81-7304-349-3. Centaurus 44, 148-149, 2002.
  9. Klaus Hübner, Eugen Goldstein und die frühe Verwertung der Röntgenschen Entdeckung in Berlin (Berlin: ERS - Verlag, 2000). 118 pp. DM 33. ISBN 3-938577-38-7. Centaurus 43, 130-131, 2001.
  10. Klaus Hübner, Die zwei ersten Zeitungsberichte über Röntgens Entdeckung, (Berlin: ERS - Verlag, 2000). 39 pp. pb. DM 10,50. ISBN 3-928577-39-5. Centaurus 43, 131-132, 2001.


Articles in Journals (see Chronological List)