Hermann Bondi

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1919 – 2005

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Who was Hermann Bondi?

Sir Hermann Bondi, KCB, FRS was an Anglo-Austrian mathematician and cosmologist. He is best known for developing the Steady State theory of the universe with Fred Hoyle and Thomas Gold as an alternative to the Big Bang theory, but his most lasting legacy will probably be his important contributions to the theory of general relativity.

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Born
Nov 1, 1919
Vienna
Also known as
  • 赫爾曼·邦迪
Religion
  • Humanism
  • Atheism
  • Judaism
Ethnicity
  • Jewish people
Nationality
  • United Kingdom
  • Austria
Profession
Education
  • Trinity College, Cambridge
Lived in
  • Vienna
Died
Sep 10, 2005
Cambridge

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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