John David BARROW

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1952-11-29
Education Ealing GS, Van Mildert Coll Durham (BSc), Magdalen Coll Oxford (DPhil)
Publications N/A
Recreations athletics, books, theatre (play Infinities performed in Milan and Valencia 2002-03)
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Style Prof John D Barrow, FRS
Career jr res lectr ChCh Oxford 1977-80; Univ of Sussex: lectr 1981-89, prof of astronomy 1989-99, dir Astronomy Centre 1995-99; currently prof of mathematical sciences Univ of Cambridge (dir Millennium Math Project 1999-), fell Clare Hall Cambridge 1999- (vice-pres 2004-07); Gordon Godfrey visiting prof Univ of NSW 1999, 2000 and 2003, concurrent prof Univ of Nanjing 2005-, Gresham prof of astronomy 2003-07; emeritus Gresham prof of astronomy 2007-, Gresham prof of geometry 2008-12; Br Assoc: pres Physics Section 2009-10, pres Mathematics Section 2011-12; Lindemann fell English Speaking Union Cwlth 1977-78, Miller fell Univ of Calif Berkley 1980-81, Nuffield fell 1986-87, Gifford lectr Univ of Glasgow 1988, Scott meml lectr Leuven 1989, Collingwood meml lectr Univ of Durham 1990, Sigma-Tau-Laterza lectures Milan Univ 1991, Leverhulme fell Royal Soc 1992, George Darwin lecture RAS 1992, Kelvin lecture 1999, Flamsteed lecture 2000, Tyndall lecture 2001, Darwin lecture 2001, Whitrow lecture RAS 2002, Brasher lecture 2002, Newton Lecture 2004, Hubert James lecture 2004, Von Weizsäker lectures 2004, McCrea lecture 2004, Wood lecture 2005, Hamilton lecture 2005, Knight lecture Monkton Coll Bath 2006, Borderlands lecture Univ of Durham 2007, Boyle lecture St Mary-le-Bow London 2007, Roscoe lecture John Moore Univ Liverpool 2007, Gunnar and Gunnel Källén lecture Lund 2007, Si-Wei lectures Chengchi Univ Taiwan 2008, Dennis Sciama Memorial Lecture Univ of Oxford and Univ of Trieste 2008, David Phillips Memorial Lecture Univ of Cardiff 2008, Tizard Lecture 2010, William Herschel lecture 2010, Van Mildert Tst lecture 2010, Marcelo Anile meml lecture 2011, Gregynog lecture 2011, Real Soc Matemática Española centenary lecture 2011, Winsten lecture Univ of Essex 2012, Zeeman lecture 2012; Samuel Locker Award 1989, Templeton Award 1995, Kelvin Medal 1999, Premi Ubu Theatre Prize 2002, Italgas Prize 2004, Lacchini Medal 2005, Queen's Anniversary Prize 2006, Templeton Prize 2006, Faraday Medal 2008, IOP Kelvin Medal 2009, Gresham Prize 2009, Premio Oriente Science Prize 2010, Merck-Serono Prize 2011, LMS and IMA Zeeman Medal 2012, Antica Pignolo Literary Prize 2012, Antica Pignolo Literacy Prize Venice 2012; external examiner Open Univ; PPARC sr fell 1994-99, memb Cncl RAS 1999-, memb various ctees SERC; Hon DSc: Univ of Herts 1999, Univ of Szczecin 2007, Univ of Durham 2008, Univ of Sussex 2010; memb: Int Astronomical Union, ISSR, Academia Europaea; titular memb L'Acad Int de Philosophie Sciences 2009; FRS, FRAS, FInstP, FRSA
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