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April 23rd, 2012
Tamil Nadu Woman Behind Thursday’s Microwave Satellite Project

When India’s heaviest microwave satellite is launched into space Thursday, there will be another reason to cheer as it is a woman who is the director of the key project. After ‘Missile woman’ Tessy Thomas, who was closely involved with India’s Agni-V intercontinental ballistic missile that was launched on April 19, a woman from Tamil Nadu, N. Valarmathi, is the project director for the Radar Imaging Satellite (Risat-1) project at the Indian space agency’s Satellite Centre in Bangalore. Read More