V.S.Ravi is a distinguished and highly decorated IPS officer having served both the Government of AP and the Government of India, for 35 years. He retired in 1998. He is a grandson of the Late Sir Alladi Krishnaswamy Iyer, one of the Chief Architects of the Constitution of India.
Though a student of Physics, Ravi is one of the foremost authorities on Shakespeare in the country. He has also kept in touch with the latest developments in Science and Technology and has written five highly acclaimed books on Science
Nobel Laureate, Sir Peter Medawar, one of the greatest biologists of the previous century, states that one of the properties that set the genuine sciences, apart from those that arrogate to themselves the title, without really earning it, is their predictive capability.
On the occasion of 70th death anniversary of his grandfather, Sir Alladi Krishnaswami Iyer, his grandson V.S Ravi recalls unforgettable memories of his association with him and incidentally throws light on his life and times.