BirthdayAugust 8, 1931

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  1. About Roger Penrose

    Full name: Roger Penrose
    Also known as: Roger Penrose, Sir Roger Penrose, Penrose, Roger, Sir Roger Penrose aka:Peloconcha
    Education: University of Cambridge
    Professions: British mathematician and writer
    Residence: United Kingdom
    Religion: Materialist Platonist with no doctrinal stance
    Nationality: British
    Work: Beyond the Doubting of a Shadow: A Reply to Commentaries on Shadows of the Mind

  2. Roger Penrose Known for

    * Twistor theory, * Geometry of spacetime, * Cosmic censorship, * Weyl curvature hypothesis, * Penrose inequalities, * Penrose interpretation of Quantum Theory, * Orch-OR, * Moore–Penrose pseudoinverse, * Newman–Penrose formalism, * Penrose tiling, * Penrose stairs, * Penrose graphical notation, * Schrödinger–Newton equations

  3. Roger Penrose Biography

    Sir Roger Penrose Template:Post-nominals (born 8 August 1931), is an English mathematical physicist, mathematician and philosopher of science. He is the Emeritus Rouse Ball Professor of Mathematics at the Mathematical Institute of the University of Oxford, as well as an Emeritus Fellow of Wadham College.Penrose is known for his work in mathematical physics, in particular for his contributions to general relativity and cosmology. He has received a number of prizes and awards, including the 1988 Wolf Prize for physics, which he shared with Stephen Hawking for their contribution to our understanding of the universe.

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