Authorised form of nameHawking; Stephen William (1942 - 2018)
ForenamesStephen William
Dates1942 - 2018
Dates and placesBirth:
08 January 1942
14 March 2018
St Albans School; University College, Oxford; PhD (Trinity Hall, Cambridge)
Reader, Cambridge University (1974); Lucasian Professor of Mathematics, Cambridge University (1979- 2009); PI Distinguished Research Chair at Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physicists in Waterloo, Ontario from 2009, first of a projected 40 such Visiting Chairs;
CBE 1982; CH 1989
Royal Society activityMembership:
Election Date:
Hughes Medal 1976; Copley Medal 2006
Published works'A Brief History of Time'; 'Black Holes and Baby Universes' ; 'The Universe in a Nutshell' (2001);
P Fara, 'Lucasian Professors. From Newton to Hawking: a history of Cambridge University's Lucasian professors of mathematics, ed K C Knox and R Noakes' in NR 2004 vol 58 pp 312-313
Virtual International Authority File
Royal Society codeNA4435
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
IM/GA/GRS/7922Hawking, Stephen William1976
P/0252Portrait of Hawking, Stephen William2008
EC/1974/12Hawking, Stephen: certificate of election to the Royal Society
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