Robert L. Forward
#4726 Overall Influence

Robert L. Forward

American physicist, science fiction writer

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Robert Lull Forward was an American physicist and science fiction writer. His literary work was noted for its scientific credibility and use of ideas developed from his career as an aerospace engineer. He also made important contributions to gravitational wave detection research.

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University of Maryland
University of Maryland

Public research university in the city of College Park in Prince George's County, Maryland

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#516 World Rank #142 USA Rank
Physics
#1365 World Rank #523 USA Rank
Engineering
#14581 World Rank #3324 USA Rank
Literature