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News The late Prof Sir Tom Kibble awarded Isaac Newton medal

  1. Jul 1, 2016 #1

    Jonathan Scott

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    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-36675894
    On a personal note, he was very kind and encouraging when I spoke to him about some of my unconventional ideas about physics when I was a student (on the Computing Science course) at Imperial College in the 1970s.
     
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  3. Jul 1, 2016 #2

    ShayanJ

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    He's dead?!
    I'm just getting the news from this thread!
    R.I.P.
     
  4. Jul 2, 2016 #3

    Jonathan Scott

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  5. Jul 2, 2016 #4
    I didn't know much about him until I saw this video, seems like he came close to winning the Nobel prize several times..

     
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