Raman Prinja

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About Raman Prinja

Raman Prinja is Professor of Astrophysics at University College London, where he conducts research in stellar astrophysics and lectures to physics and astrophysics undergraduates. He has been awarded the Pol and Christiane Swings research prize by the Royal Academy of Belgium, and is a multiple winner of the UCL Faculty and Department Teaching Awards. Raman Prinja has written several successful popular science books on astronomy and is keen to bring the excitement of the Universe to a wide range of ages. He was shortlisted for the 2015 Royal Society Young People Book Prize and was awarded the Children's Choice School Library Association Information Book Award in 2013.

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International Ask a Question Day
Why? Who? What? 50 Things You Should Know About Space answers some questions. By Raman Prinja. Published by QED Publishing.
2 years ago
International Ask a Question Day
Why? Who? What? In Focus: Space answers some questions. By Raman Prinja. Published by Kingfisher.
2 years ago
Heliocentrism
On this day 1616, the Roman Inquisition demanded Galileo abandon his belief that the Earth and planets revolve around the Sun. Discover In Focus: Space by Raman Prinja. Published by Kingfisher.
2 years ago
Galileo Galilei (Birthday)
The Italian astronomer Galileo was born on this day 1564. Why not try 50 Things You Should Know About Space by Raman Prinja. Published by QED Publishing.
2 years ago
Galileo Galilei (Birthday)
The Italian astronomer Galileo was born on this day 1564. Why not try In Focus: Space by Raman Prinja. Published by Kingfisher.
2 years ago
Raman Prinja
Out now! Wow! Space by Raman Prinja, illustrated by Raman Prinja. Published by Kingfisher.
2 years ago
Schrödinger's cat
On the 29th November 1935, Physicist Erwin Schrödinger published his thought experiment "Schrödinger's cat". Could there be a better time to read 50 Things You Should Know About Space by Raman Prinja. Published by QED Publishing.
2 years ago
Schrödinger's cat
On the 29th November 1935, Physicist Erwin Schrödinger published his thought experiment "Schrödinger's cat". Could there be a better time to read In Focus: Space by Raman Prinja. Published by Kingfisher.
2 years ago