In your opinions, who are the top 10 living Australian physicists?

Best living Australian Physicist

  • David Blair

    Votes: 2 100.0%
  • Derek Abbott

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • Sean Cadogan

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • George Christos

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • Rod Crewther

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • Ben Eggleton

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • Geoff Wilson

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • Oleg Sushkov

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • Rodney Jory

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • Other please list

    Votes: 0 0.0%

  • Total voters
    2
  • #1

Main Question or Discussion Point

Just curious who everyone ranks as the best intellectual physicists in Australia
 

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  • #2
Astronuc
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They've all contributed to different areas.

Why do folks feel compelled to list best or top 10 of people (or anything) in any category?
 
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Why do folks feel compelled to list best or top 10 of people (or anything) in any category?
Because humans are highly competitive animals.
 
  • #4
Pythagorean
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Don't know any of them by name
 
  • #5
arildno
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David Blair.
I trust the judgment of those who have voted earlier. :smile:
Besides, his name is the most melodic, and that shouldn't count against him.
 
  • #6
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I thought all physicists were Egyptians now.
 
  • #7
S_Happens
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If you promise me that all of those people are Austrailian, and add one more to your poll, then I will be able to choose my top 10.
 

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