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BONDI, Hermann (1919 - 2005), Master of Churchill College, Cambridge, 1983–90, Fellow, since 1990; Professor of Mathematics, King’s College, London, since 1954 (Titular, 1971–85, Emeritus, since 1985)

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; History of Science and Technology; Physics; History of Mathematics; Mathematics; Applied Mathematics. 392 words.

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GODDARD, Peter (<i>born</i> 1945), Professor, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, since 2012 (Director, 2004–12); Fellow, St John’s College, Cambridge, 1975–94 and since 2004 (Master, 1994–2004)

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Mathematics; Mathematics; Applied Mathematics; History of Science and Technology; Physics; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 278 words.

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HAUPTMAN, Herbert Aaron (1917 - 2011), President, Hauptman-Woodward Medical Research Institute, Inc. (formerly Medical Foundation of Buffalo), since 1986

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; History of Medicine; Medicine and Health; History of Mathematics; Mathematics; Applied Mathematics; History of Science and Technology; Physics. 288 words.

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HAWKING, Stephen William (<i>born</i> 1942), Fellow of Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge; Lucasian Professor of Mathematics, Cambridge University, 1979–2009, now Emeritus

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Physics; History of Mathematics; Mathematics; Applied Mathematics; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Intellectual History; Literature. 494 words.

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KEATING, Jonathan Peter (<i>born</i> 1963), Henry Overton Wills Professor of Mathematics, University of Bristol, since 2012

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Mathematics; Mathematics; Applied Mathematics; History of Science and Technology; Physics; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 123 words.

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LANDSHOFF, Peter Vincent (<i>born</i> 1937), Professor of Mathematical Physics, University of Cambridge, 1994–2004; Fellow, Christ’s College, Cambridge, since 1963 (Vice-Master, 1999–2002); Consultant, Cambridge-MIT Institute, 2004–07

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Mathematics; Mathematics; Applied Mathematics; History of Science and Technology; Physics; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 226 words.

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LEACH, Donald Frederick (1931 - 2009), Principal, 1985–96, and Vice Patron, 1993–96, Queen Margaret College, Edinburgh

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; History of Engineering and Technology; Engineering and Technology; History of Mathematics; Mathematics; Applied Mathematics; History of Science and Technology; Physics. 319 words.

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MESTEL, Leon (<i>born</i> 1927), Professor of Astronomy, University of Sussex, 1973–92, now Emeritus

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Physics; History of Mathematics; Mathematics; Applied Mathematics; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 170 words.

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PAPALOIZOU, John Christopher Baillie (<i>born</i> 1947), Professor of Mathematical Physics, University of Cambridge, 2005–14, now Emeritus

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Physics; History of Mathematics; Mathematics; Applied Mathematics; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 108 words.

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PEDLEY, Timothy John (<i>born</i> 1942), G. I. Taylor Professor of Fluid Mechanics, 1996–2009, now Emeritus, and Head of Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, 2000–05, University of Cambridge; Fellow of Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge, 1973–89 and since 1996

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Mathematics; Mathematics; Applied Mathematics; History of Science and Technology; Physics; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 368 words.

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