Stephen Hawking, the most important scientist of 20th century and more inspired scientist for Students.
He was born on 8th January 1942. He was born on 300th Anniversary day of Galileo death day.
At the age of 21, he had lived with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, a disease in which motor neurons die, leaving the brain incapable of controlling muscles.He communicated through Speech-Generating-Device.
He was brilliant scientist who excelled at communicating science to the public.
Most shocking to all was the fact that Hawking radiation should Erase information from trhe universe, contradiction to some basic tends of Quantum theory.
His famous writings were The UNiverse in Nutshell, A Briefer History of Time,George’s secret Key to the Universe.
He supervised 39 PhD students. He retired as Lucasian Professor of Mathematics from Cambridge University in 2009.
Some more theories about Black holes yet to come from US-based Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave Observatory (LIGO).
Hawking and others have linked the surface area of a black hole’s event horizon to its entropy, a measure of disorder.
Hawking received BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Award in 2015, Pride of Britain Award in 2016 and in the same year he received Medal for Science Communication.
He was died today at early morning on “PI day”.