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
Peter Goddard grad student 1971 Cambridge
W. James Stirling grad student 1979
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Polkinghorne J. (2014) Physics and theology Europhysics News. 45
Polkinghorne J. (2012) The Trinity and Scientific Reality The Blackwell Companion to Science and Christianity. 521-532
Polkinghorne J. (2012) Doubt and commitment in science and beyond Scepticism: Hero and Villain. 23-30
Polkinghorne J. (2011) The incompleteness of science: Reflections for Christian teachers and for others interested in the science-religion relationship International Studies in Catholic Education. 3: 136-144
Polkinghorne J. (2011) Science and religion in quest of truth Science and Religion in Quest of Truth. 1-143
Polkinghorne J. (2009) Mind and matter: A physicist's view Philosophical Investigations. 32: 105-112
Polkinghorne J. (2009) Theology in the context of science Theology in the Context of Science. 1-166
Clayton P, Schaal J, Polkinghorne J, et al. (2008) Practicing science, living faith: Interviews with 12 leading scientists and quantum physics and theology: An unexpected kinship Optical Engineering. 47: 65-66
Polkinghorne J. (2008) Advertising ethics New Scientist. 199: 20
Polkinghorne J. (2007) Science and religion: Bottom-up style, interfaith context Zygon. 42: 573-576
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