Russell Alan Hulse
#21985 Overall Influence

Russell Alan Hulse

American astronomer

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Russell Alan Hulse is an American physicist and winner of the Nobel Prize in Physics, shared with his thesis advisor Joseph Hooton Taylor Jr., "for the discovery of a new type of pulsar, a discovery that has opened up new possibilities for the study of gravitation". He was a specialist in pulsar studies and gravitational waves.

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University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Amherst

Public university in Massachusetts, USA

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Cooper Union
Cooper Union

College in New York City

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Princeton University
Princeton University

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

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University of Texas at Dallas
University of Texas at Dallas

Public university in Dallas, Texas

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#730 World Rank #201 USA Rank
Physics