Contributions of IIT Bombay researcher to the field that won the 2023 Nobel Prize in Physics

Pit viper

Bengaluru
4 May 2020

Salazar Slytherin – the parseltongue wizard who talks with snakes in J.K. Rowling’s fantasy Harry Potter is not just a mystical character name of the Potterverse anymore! Now, its found a place in India’s biodiversity as a newly discovered pit viper from Arunachal Pradesh has been named after this character.