Margaret Burbidge

Eleanor Margaret Burbidge (nate con le supernomine Peachey; Davenport, Greater Manchester, Anglaterra, 12 de augusto 1919 - San Francisco, California, 5 de april 2020) FRS era un astrophysico. Illa es cognoscite pro su recerca original e teneva multe positiones educational, includente Director del Royal Greenwich Observatory. Un centenario, illa celebrava su 100e die natal in 2019.

Margaret Burbidge
Sexo feminin
Nascentia 1919-08-12 (Greater Manchester)
Decesso 2020-04-05 (San Francisco)
Nationalitate American
Citatania Regno Unite, Statos Unite de America
Educate in University College London[*], University of London[*]
Occupation Astronomo, astrophysicist[*], professor universitari[*]
Cognoscite pro Astrophysica, Fellow of the Royal Society
Conjuge Geoffrey Burbidge[*]
Premios Fellow of the Royal Society[*], Helen B. Warner Prize for Astronomy[*], Henry Norris Russell Lectureship[*], Gold Medal of the Royal Astronomical Society[*], National Medal of Science[*], Bruce Medal[*], Albert Einstein World Award of Science[*], Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences[*]
Lingua anglese
Identificatores
ISNI 0000 0000 6672 9743
VIAF 194958606
Commons Margaret Burbidge

In su carriera illa travaliava al University of London Observatory, Yerkes Observatory del University of Chicago, Cavendish Laboratory in Cambridge, Anglaterra, le California Institute of Technology, e 1979 - 1988 illa era le prime director del Center for Astronomy and Space Sciences al University of California San Diego, ubi illa travaliava desde 1962.[1][2]

In 2003 Burbidge era addite al Sala de Fama del Women's Museum of California in honor de su carriera e obra.[3]

Illa moriva le 5 de april 2020 de complicationes post un cadita.[4]

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  1. Rubin, Vera C. (1997). Bright Galaxies, Dark Matters. Woodbury, N.Y.: American Institute of Physics. ISBN 1-56396-231-4. 
  2. UCSD Times: Vol. 15, No. 4, Feb. 1–28, 2001 (2005-04-14).
  3. Margaret Burbidge: 2003 Trailblazer. Women’s Museum of California. Recuperate le 13 August 2013.
  4. https://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/news/science/story/2020-04-06/famed-uc-san-diego-astronomer-margaret-burbidge-dies-at-100