2016 Nobel Prize In Physics Awarded To David Thouless, Duncan Haldane And Michael Kosterlitz
They were honored for their work in revealing the secrets of exotic matter. Their discoveries, using advanced mathematics, had boosted research in condensed matter physics and raised hopes for uses in...
Rodney Cotterill
Rodney Michael John Cotterill Order of the Dannebrog (27 September 1933 – 24 June 2007) was an English-Danish physicist, and neuroscientist, who was educated at University College London (B.Sc., 1st),...
2016 Nobel Prize In Physics Awarded To David Thouless, Duncan Haldane And Michael Kosterlitz
They were honored for their work in revealing the secrets of exotic matter. Their discoveries, using advanced mathematics, had boosted research in condensed matter physics and raised hopes for uses in...
Richard Peckover
Richard Stuart Peckover FInstP, FIMA, FRMetS, FRAS, FSaRS (5 May 1942 – 15 August 2005) was Chief Safety Adviser to the UK Atomic Energy Authority, 2000–2002.Peckover married Carole Jordan in 1971; th...
John Pendry
Sir John Brian Pendry, FRS FInstP (born 4 July 1943) is an English theoretical physicist known for his research into refractive indices and creation of the first practical "Invisibility Cloak". He is ...
Jim Al-Khalili
Jameel Sadik "Jim" Al-Khalili OBE (born 20 September 1962) is an Iraqi-born British theoretical physicist, author and broadcaster. He is currently Professor of Theoretical Physics and Chair in the Pub...
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Gilbert Stead
Gilbert Stead (3 February 1888 – 5 July 1979) was a British professor of physics and pioneer in the development of radiology as a recognized medical specialty.Stead worked at the Cavendish Labor...
Peter Coles
Peter Coles is a theoretical cosmologist and head of the School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences at the University of Sussex, a post he took up in February 2013.He was born in Newcastle upon Tyne...
Mohammad Ataul Karim
Mohammad Ataul Karim (born May 4, 1953) is a Bangladeshi American scientist and Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor of the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth with expertise in electro-optical sys...
Philip Beckley
Philip Beckley (born 25 May 1936) is a British physicist, author, and lecturer.
His research interests are in various aspects of magnetic materials: measurement techniques, magnetic domain propert...
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Alexander Rankine
Alexander Oliver Rankine OBE FRS (8 December 1881 – 20 January 1956) was a British physicist who worked on the viscosity of gases, molecular dynamics, optics, acoustics and geophysics.
Ranki...
Stephen Fleet
Stephen George Fleet (September 28, 1936 – May 18, 2006) was a Master of Downing College, Cambridge, the Cambridge University Registrary and a researcher in mineral sciences and crystallography. Steph...
Brian Flowers, Baron Flowers
Brian Hilton Flowers, Baron Flowers FRS (13 September 1924 – 25 June 2010) was a British physicist, academican and public servant.
The son of Reverend Harold Joseph Flowers and Mrs Marian Flowers,...
Bernard Tan
Bernard Tan Tiong Gie (born 1943 in Singapore) was educated at the Anglo-Chinese School, Singapore, the University of Singapore (Bachelor of Science with Honours in Physics, 1965) and Oxford Universit...
Roger Cashmore
Roger John Cashmore CMG (born 22 August 1944) is the Chair of the United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority. Previously he was Principal of Brasenose College, Oxford and Professor of Experimental Physi...
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Peter M. A. Sherwood
Peter Miles Anson Sherwood is Dean, College of Arts and Sciences at Oklahoma State University, Oklahoma, United States. He is also a Regents Professor of Physics at Oklahoma State University and a U...
Mazhar Mahmood Qurashi
Mazhar Mahmood Qurashi (Urdu: مظهر محمود قريشى; b. 8 October 1925— 21 November 2011; SI), best known as M. M. Qureshi was a Pakistani physicist and an Islamic scholar who was educated in Lahore and M...
Philip Campbell (scientist)
Philip Henry Montgomery Campbell PhD FInstP (born April 19 1951) is the editor-in-chief of the science journal, Nature, part of Nature Publishing Group.
Campbell was educated at Shrewsbury School ...
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Bill Wakeham
Sir William Arnot Wakeham FREng (born 25 September 1944) is a British chemical engineer. From 2001 to 2009 he was Vice-Chancellor of the University of Southampton.
Wakeham received his undergra...
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Derrick Crothers
Derrick Crothers (born 24 June 1942) is a Northern Irish mathematician, physicist and former politician.Crothers grew up in Cookstown and studied at Rainey Endowed School, where he won the top mathema...
John Saxton
John Arthur Saxton CBE FREng, FIEE, FInstP (28 June 1914 - 17 April 1980) was a British physicist. He was Director of the Appleton Laboratory (formerly Radio and Space Research Station), Science Rese...
John McWhirter (mathematician)
John G. McWhirter FRS FREng FIMA FInstP FIEE FLSW is a British mathematician and engineer in the field of signal processing. John McWhirter attended Newry High School. He graduated in mathematics from...
Armand de Waele
Armand de Waele (1887–1966) was a British chemist, noted for his contributions to rheology, and after whom the Ostwald-de Waele relationship for non-Newtonian fluids is named.de Waele was born in Isli...