Penrose
biographical name Roger 1931- British mathematician & physicist

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  • Penrose — (spr. Penrohs), Thomas, geb. 1743 in Newbury; st. 1779; er schr.: Flights of Francy, 1775; Gedichte, Lond. 1781 …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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  • Penrose —   [ penrəʊz ], Sir Roger, britischer Mathematiker, * Colchester 8. 8. 1931; 1966 73 Professor in London, 1973 98 Professor der Mathematik an der Oxford University; theoretische Arbeiten zur Relativitätstheorie und Kosmologie, insbesondere zu… …   Universal-Lexikon

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  • Penrose — This is an English locational surname of some antiquity, from any of the places called Penrose in Cornwall and in Wales. There are ten places of the name in Cornwall, several in Wales, and in Herefordshire near the Welsh border. These locations… …   Surnames reference

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  • Penrose — Charles B., U.S. gynecologist, 1862–1925. See P. drain …   Medical dictionary

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