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astrophysicist , researcher

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.

Membership

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

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Poetry, music, painting.