People classified with "Astrophysics"

Total Cataloged: 3

Oscar Buneman
Oscar Buneman
In 1940 upon completion of his PhD with Douglas Hartree, Buneman joined Hartree's magnetron research group assisting the development of radar during World War II. They discovered the Buneman–Hartree criterion for the voltage threshold of a magnetron operation.

Country of Origin: United Kingdom
Occupation(s): Physicist
Specialty(ies): Plasma Physics, Astrophysics
Contributions catalogued: 1
1 cataloged
Immanuel Velikovsky
Immanuel Velikovsky
Russian independent scholar who wrote a number of books reinterpreting the events of ancient history, in particular the US bestseller Worlds in Collision published in 1950. Earlier, he had played a role in the founding of the Hebrew University of...

Country of Origin: United Soviet Socialist Republic (USSR)
Occupation(s): Historian, Psychoanalyst
Specialty(ies): Astrophysics, Catastrophy Theory, Cosmology, Philosophy of Science
Contributions catalogued: 8
Hans Schindler Bellamy
Hans Bellamy Schindler
The writer, mythologist and catastrophically oriented naturalist Hans Schindler Bellamy was probably the most prominent advocate of Hanns Hörbiger's World Ice Theory.

Country of Origin: Austria
Occupation(s): Historian, Geologist, Biblical Scholar, Catastrophist, Astronomer
Specialty(ies): Geology, Astrophysics
Contributions catalogued: 8