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Portrait of Professor Charles B. Misner, 1988

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Summary:Portrait of University of Maryland professor Charles B. Misner in 1988. Dr. Misner is a Professor Emeritus of Physics at the University of Maryland. He specializes in general relativity and cosmology and has contributed greatly to the study of quantum gravity and numerical relativity. Misner also co-authored "Gravitation" in 1973 with Kip S. Thorne and John Archibald Wheeler, which is a book on Einstein's theory of gravity.
Provider:University of Maryland
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Maryland
Place of origin – Settlement:College Park
Temporal subject: 1971-1980
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Maryland
Geographical subject – Settlement:College Park
Topical subjects: University of Maryland
Professors
Physicists
Misner, Charles B.
ArchivesUM location:Campus Photo
  • folder 8811-33, Misner, Charles
Repository:University Archives
Browse terms:University of Maryland
Education
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Copyright holder:University of Maryland
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