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# Roger Penrose

2020 Nobel Prize in Physics

Sir Roger Penrose OM FRS is a British mathematician, mathematical physicist, philosopher of science, and a Nobel Laureate in Physics awarded in 2020 for his work on black holes. His notable contributions include calculations of black holes' basic features in the 1960s and the development of Twistor Theory. He is Emeritus Rouse Ball Professor of Mathematics at the University of Oxford and an emeritus fellow of both Wadham College, Oxford, and St John's College, Cambridge. Penrose has significantly influenced the...

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