John Charlton Polkinghorne, PhD

Physics University of Cambridge, Cambridge, England, United Kingdom 
"John Polkinghorne"
The Rev Dr John Charlton Polkinghorne, KBE, FRS (born 16 October 1930) is an English theoretical physicist, theologian, writer, and Anglican priest. A prominent and leading voice explaining the relationship between science and religion, he was professor of Mathematical physics at the University of Cambridge from 1968 to 1979, when he resigned his chair to study for the priesthood, becoming an ordained Anglican priest in 1982. He served as the president of Queens' College, Cambridge from 1988 until 1996.

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Paul Adrien Maurice Dirac grad student Cambridge
William McKenzie grad student Cambridge
Abdus Salam grad student 1952-1955 Cambridge
 (PhD; in group of Paul Dirac)


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Carlos Ourivio Escobar grad student Cambridge
Sidney H. Kahana grad student 1957 Edinburgh
Thomas Walter Bannerman Kibble grad student 1956-1958 Cambridge
Gordon R. Screaton grad student 1959 Cambridge
Michael Fowler grad student 1962 Cambridge
Peter Vincent Landshoff grad student 1962 Cambridge
Ian Gibson Halliday grad student 1962-1964 Cambridge
Wojtek Zakrzewski grad student 1967-1970 (E-Tree)
Peter Goddard grad student 1971 Cambridge
W. James Stirling grad student 1979
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Polkinghorne J. (2009) Mind and matter: A physicist's view Philosophical Investigations. 32: 105-112
Polkinghorne J. (2001) Fields and Theology: A Response to Wolfhart Pannenberg Zygon. 36: 795-797
Polkinghorne J. (2000) The nature of physical reality Zygon. 35: 927-940
Polkinghorne J. (2000) Science and theology in the twenty-first century Zygon. 35: 941-953
Polkinghorne JC. (1976) The breaking of Bjorken scaling in the covariant parton model Nuclear Physics, Section B. 108: 253-264
Polkinghorne JC. (1976) Models of Regge behaviour in an asymptotically free theory Nuclear Physics, Section B. 114: 109-122
Polkinghorne JC. (1976) The Drell-Yan process in a non-scaling parton model Nuclear Physics, Section B. 116: 347-355
Polkinghorne JC. (1975) Confined quarks, Bjorken scaling and current algebra Nuclear Physics, Section B. 93: 515-524
Landshoff PV, Polkinghorne JC. (1973) Threshold properties of electroproduction and annihilation Nuclear Physics, Section B. 53: 473-483
Kingsley RL, Landshoff PV, Nash C, et al. (1973) Multiplicities in electroproduction and e+e- annihilation Nuclear Physics, Section B. 65: 397-412
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