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Jean-Pierre Luminet

Jean-Pierre Luminet, French astrophysicist, researcher. Recipient Science Culture prize French Ministry Education, 1994, Flammarion prize French Astronautical Society, 1997, International Lemaitre prize G. Lemaitre Foundation, 1999. Member National Academy Air and Space, New York Academy of Sciences, Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association Club.

Background

  • Luminet, Jean-Pierre was born on June 3, 1951 in Cavaillon, France.

  • Education

    • Master of Science in Mathematics, Marseilles University, France, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy in Astrophysics, Paris University, 1977. State Doctorate, Paris University, 1985.

    Career

    • Research director National Centre for Scientific Research, Meudon, France, since 1995.

    Works

    • Author: Black Holes, 1992, Celestial Treasury, 2001, Glorious Eclipses, 2001, (screenplay) Infinitely Curved, 1994 (5 international awards 1995-1996).

    Membership

    Member National Academy Air and Space, New York Academy of Sciences, Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association Club.

    Personality

    Interests

    Poetry, music, painting.

    Jean-Pierre Luminet
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    Born June 3, 1951
    (age 66)
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    • 1974
      Marseilles University
    • 1977
      Paris University
    • 1985
      Paris University
    • 1995
      Research director, Center National Research Science
      Meudon, Ile-de-France, France