Parthasarathy Iyengar M.O.
|Death:||Died in Madras, India|
Son of Alasingrachar M.O. and Alamelamma M.O.
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About Dr. M.O.P. Iyengar
Haritha Gothra - Yaju Shakha.
Known as the "Father of Algology" in India. He enjoyed many accolades throughout his life. Visit http://www.hinduonnet.com/2008/01/08/stories/2008010856000902.htm to read about the 50th anniversary of his winning the prestigious “Birbal Sahni Medal” for outstanding work in the field of Botany. Prof. Iyengar was the first recipient of this award, on January 8, 1958.