Open Library logo
We redesigned our Book Pages — can you share feedback?
Last edited by Camillo Pellizzari
February 10, 2020 | History

Roger Penrose

8 Aug 1931 - ).

Sir Roger Penrose (born 8 August 1931) is an English mathematical physicist, mathematician and philosopher of science. He is Emeritus Rouse Ball Professor of Mathematics in the University of Oxford and Emeritus Fellow of Wadham College, Oxford.

Penrose has made contributions to the mathematical physics of general relativity and cosmology. He has received several prizes and awards, including the 1988 Wolf Prize for physics, which he shared with Stephen Hawking for the Penrose–Hawking singularity theorems.

Source: Roger Penrose on Wikipedia.

35 works Add another?

Sorting by Most Editions | First Published | Most Recent

Showing all works by author. Would you like to see only ebooks?

Photo of Roger Penrose
Places
Germany

Links (outside Open Library)

Alternative names

History

Download catalog record: RDF / JSON
February 10, 2020 Edited by Camillo Pellizzari merge authors
March 11, 2019 Edited by dcapillae Added bio
March 11, 2019 Edited by dcapillae Added new photo
March 31, 2017 Edited by Clean Up Bot add VIAF and wikidata ID
April 1, 2008 Created by an anonymous user initial import