Founders / Father of Sciences

Father of Science: Galileo is widely regarded as the “Father of Science.” As a teacher, philosopher, astronomer, and physicist, he was an essential part of the scientific revolution. Because of his experimental scientific methodology, he is known as the Father of Modern Astronomy, the Father of Modern Physics, and the Father of Science.

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Founders & Father of Science Streams

Here is the list of Founders / Father of Sciences, some of the people searches to know about some of the questions arises in the papers as- Father of agriculture, Father of agriculture in India, Father of plant physiology, Father of biology, Chemistry, Physics, Agricultural Chemistry, and the Father of Microbiology?

Name of Science Stream and Name of Founders/Father’s.

Name of ScienceName of Founder’s
Father of Agriculture in IndiaDr. M. S. Swaminathan
Father of Modern AgricultureNorman Ernest Borlaug (25 March 1914 – 12 September 2009)
Father of BiologyAristotle
Father of AgronomyPeter Decresenzi
Father of Agricultural chemistryLiebig
Father of ActinobiologyMuller
Field plot TechniqueBoussingault
Father of TillageJethro Tull
Father of Plant physiologyStephan Hales
Father of Indian Plant PhysiologyJ. C. Bose (Jagdish Chandra Bose)
Father of Modern GeneticsW.Bateson
Humam Genetics and Biochemical GeneticsA. Garrod
Experimental GeneticsMorgan
Father of Green RevolutionNorman E. Borlaug
Genetic EngineeringPaul Bergh
EugenicsSir Francis Galton
SociologyAugust Comte
Father of PedologyDokuchaev
Father of TaxonomyCarl Linnacus
Father of GeneticsG. J. Mendal
Father of Indian Green RevolutionM. S. Swaminathan
Father of MicrobiologyAntonie van Leeuwenhoek (Dutch scientist)
Father of modern MicrobiologyLouis Pasteur (1822-1895)
Modern EconomicsAdam Smith
PathologyAnton de Berry
Insect PhysiologyWiggelworth
Soil TestingTroug
Indian TaxonomySantapau
Blood GroupsC. Landsteiner
ImmunologyEdward Jenner
Special Creation TheoryFather Sqrez
MutationHugo de Vries
BacteriologyRobert Koch
Indian MycologyE. J. Butler
NematologyN. A. Cobb
PalaeontologyL. da Vinci
Modern EmbryologyK. V. Baer
Evolutionary IdeasEmpedocles
Circulation of BloodWilliam Harvey
BryologyJohann Hedwig
Modern CytologyCarl P. Swanson
MicrosopyMarcello Malpighi
Comparative AnatomyBason George Cavier
Modern AnatomyAndreas Vesalimn
Experimental PhysiologyGalen
MycologyP. A. Micheli
Father of *pomology*

Father of Systematic Pomology
*Charles Dowing*

De Candolle
Indian HorticultureM. H. Merigowda
Father of Science (Modern)Galileo Galilei (1564–1642)
Father of Science (Ancient)Thales (c. 624/623 – c. 548/545 BC)
Father of Soil ScienceVasily Vasilevich Dokuchaev
Father of Indian Soil ScienceDr. J. W. Leather
Father of Indian Agricultural ChemistryDr. J. W. Leather
Father of apiculture (Modern)Johann Dzierzon
Father Of Accountancy In IndiaKalyan Subramani Aiyar (1859-1940)
Father Of Accounting & and BookkeepingLuca Pacioli
Father Of Action ResearchKurt Lewin
Father of Algology in India (Father of Algae)Mandayam Osuri Parthasarathy Iyengar
Father of Indian PhycologyMandayam Osuri Parthasarathy Iyengar
Founders / Father of Sciences
Founders / Father of Sciences

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FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)

Who is called Father of agriculture in India?

Dr. M. S. Swaminathan, said to be the Father of Indian agriculture.

Who is called Father of Modern Agriculture?

Norman Ernest Borlaug said to be the Father of Modern agriculture (25 March 1914 – 12 September 2009)

Who is called Father of Microbiology?

Antonie van Leeuwenhoek (Dutch scientist)

Who is called Father of Modern Microbiology?

Louis Pasteur (1822-1895) – French Biologist said to be the Father of Modern Microbiology.