Star Academic and an Even Kinder person, Narahari Umanath Prabhu, dies at 98

Narahari Umanath Prabhu who worked as professor emeritus and has helped make Cornell’s School of Operations Research and Information Engineering (ORIE) truly international, passed away at his home in Ithaca on Oct. 14. He was 98.

How Did Narahari Umanath Prabhu Die?

Narahari Umanath Prabhu died at ripe old age of 98. He passed away in his home. The official cause of his death has not been confirmed as of now.

But we will be updating this section once the reports come out in the future.

Narahari Umanath Prabhu Age, Family, Early Life

He was born in the year 1924 in Calicut (now Kozhikode), India.  Narahari was age 98 at the time of his death. He was of Indian nationality and had an Asian ethnic background.

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Narahari Umanath Prabhu Wife, What about his Relationship?

Prabhu married Sumi, his wife. The duo enjoyed a happy married for 66 years. He was survived by his daughter Vasundhara Prabhu and her husband Bob; his daughter Purnima Prabhu; and his granddaughters Basyah and Aliyah Prabhu.

Narahari Umanath Prabhu Career, What was his profession?

Prabhu joined the ORIE faculty in the year 1965 at the young age of 41. He had been living in Perth, Australia, and teaching at the University of Western Australia, when a book he has also written, “Stochastic Processes: Basic Theory and Its Applications,” found its way to Frank Spitzer who was a late Cornell mathematics professor.

Finally, he retired from teaching in 1994 but remained in the Cornell and Ithaca communities. In retirement, he played a crucial role in the life of the school. Mark Lewis, director of ORIE, recalled meeting Prabhu during Lewis’s first days on campus in the year 2005.

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Which school and college did he go to?

He earned his B.A.  degree in mathematics at Loyola College in Madras, India, and later earned an M.A. in statistics from the University of Bombay and also M.S. in mathematics from the University of Manchester in England and was the top student in academics from his University.

Physical Appearance of Narahari Umanath Prabhu‘s Height, Weight

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Sexual orientationStraight

Interesting facts about Narahari Umanath Prabhu‘s be knows

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