Penrose, Roger


Penrose, Roger

Mathematician and physicist known for his collaboration with Stephen J. Hawking in the field of quantum physics and relativity, as well as his contributions to mathematics, for which he was knighted. A professor of mathematics at the University of Oxford in England, he pursues an active interest in recreational math and a field of geometry known as tessellation, the covering of a surface with tiles of prescribed shapes.

Articles on that refer to Penrose, Roger

Consciousness Connects Our Brains to the Fundamental Level of the Universe By Stuart Hameroff
The Law of Accelerating Returns By Ray Kurzweil
The Human Machine Merger: Why We Will Spend Most of Our Time in Virtual Reality in the Twenty-first Century By Ray Kurzweil
Discovery Today Discussion of Machine Consciousness By Discovery Today and Hugo de Garis
Taming the Multiverse By New Scientist
From Here to There By New Scientist
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News Articles that refer to Penrose, Roger

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