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Penrose Roger A1

Donor: 
Lucinda Douglas-Menzies
Image title: 
Portrait of Roger Penrose
Credit line: 
Copyright Lucinda Douglas-Menzies, courtesy of AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives; for permission to publish please contact Lucinda Douglas-Menzies at lucinda@douglas-menzies.com or www.douglas-menzies.com
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Mathematical physicist and Emeritus Rouse Ball Professor of Mathematics in the University of Oxford. He is renowned for his work in mathematical physics, in particular his contributions to general realtivity and cosmology and is also a recreational mathematician and philosopher. Taken at the Mathematical Institute, Oxford . Photo used in book and exhibit 'Portraits of Astronomers' by Lucinda Douglas-Menzies.

Photo date: 
March 4, 2008
Original format: 
1 photographic print (black and white; 6.5 x 6.5 inches)
Person(s): 
Penrose, Roger
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