People classified with "Astronomer"

Total Cataloged: 8

Hanns Hörbiger
Hanns Hörbiger
Johannes "Hanns" Evangelist Hörbiger, better known as Hanns Hörbiger, was an Austrian engineer from Vienna with roots in Tyrol. He took part in the construction of the Budapest subway and in 1894 invented a new type of valve essential for...

Country of Origin: Austria
Occupation(s): Scientist, Engineer, Astronomer, Catastrophist
Specialty(ies): Theoretical Astronomy, Catastrophy Theory
Contributions catalogued: 1
Thomas Gold
Thomas Gold
Thomas Gold was a free-thinking physicist and astrophysicist who refused to bow to consensus. A prime mover in the theories of the steady state universe and the non-biological origin of crude oil, his work was admired by some and shunned...

Country of Origin: United States of America
Occupation(s): Physicist, Astronomer
Specialty(ies): Cosmology
Contributions catalogued: 1
Amanda Hendrix
Amanda Hendrix
Dr. Amanda Hendrix engages in UV spectroscopy of planetary surfaces including icy satellites, asteroids, Earth’s moon, Mars and Jupiter’s moon Io. She studies surface composition, weathering processes and radiation products.

Country of Origin: United States of America
Occupation(s): Scientist, Astronomer, Physicist
Specialty(ies): Planetary Science
Contributions catalogued: 1
Andre Assis
Andre Koch Torres Assis
Andre K. C. Assis is a research physicist from Brazil who has multiple interests, mainly in relational mechanics, cosmology, history and philosophy of science and a special interest in Weber's electrodynamics, which is theoretical work on electrodynamic nuclear forces before...

Country of Origin: Brazil
Occupation(s): Astronomer, Educator, Physicist
Specialty(ies): Cosmology, Plasma Physics, Electromagnetism
Contributions catalogued: 5
Grote Reber
Grote Reber
Grote Reber was born in Chicago on December 22, 1911 (d.12/20/2002). He was a ham radio operator, studied radio engineering, and worked for various radio manufacturers in Chicago from 1933 to 1947. He learned about Karl Jansky's discovery (1932) of...

Country of Origin: United States of America
Occupation(s): Astronomer, Engineer, Physicist
Specialty(ies): Radio Astronomy, Cosmology
Contributions catalogued: 2