Jacob Bekenstein
#5813 Overall Influence

Jacob Bekenstein

Mexican-Israeli physicist

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Jacob David Bekenstein was a Mexican-born Israeli-American theoretical physicist who made fundamental contributions to the foundation of black hole thermodynamics and to other aspects of the connections between information and gravitation.

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Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Israeli university in Jerusalem

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New York University Tandon School of Engineering
New York University Tandon School of Engineering

School of New York University

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Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Israeli University in Beersheba

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Princeton University
Princeton University

Private Ivy League research university in Princeton, New Jersey, United States

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#281 World Rank
Physics