Father of Fibre Optics Narinder Singh Kapany died
On 4th Dec 2020, The Father of Fibre Optics Shri Narinder Singh Kapany Ji has taken his last breath at the age of 94. he was famous for renowned physicist, businessman, and Sikh activist.
- In the year 1954, Kapany was the 1st transmit images via fibre optics back and he put a foundation stone for high-speed internet technology.
Narinder Singh Kapany Awards & Recognition
|1998||The Excellence 2000 Award||US Pan-Asian American Chamber of Commerce|
|1999||‘Unsung Hero’ in the ‘Businessmen of the century issue’||Fortune|
|2004||Pravasi Bharatiya Samman||Government of India|
|2008||UC Santa Cruz Foundation Fiat Lux Award||–|