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Who is generally known as the father of Indian nuclear science

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Homi J. Bhabha

Homi Jehangir Bhabha FRS 30 October 1909 – 24 January 1966 was an Indian nuclear physicist founding director and professor of physics at the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research TIFR . Colloquially known as Father of the Indian nuclear programme Bhabha was also the founding director of the Atomic Energy Establishment Trombay AEET which is now named the Bhabha Atomic Research Centre in his honour. TIFR and AEET were the cornerstone of Indian development of nuclear weapons which Bhabha also supervised as director.

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