Brian Greene was educated at Harvard and Oxford, receiving his doctorate in 1987. He is currently professor of Physics and Mathematics at Columbia. The Elegant Universe won the 2000 Aventis Prize.
Brian Greene was educated at Harvard and Oxford, graduating in 1987. After spending time at Harvard and Cornell, he is currently a Professor of Physics and of Mathematics at Columbia. He is the author of the bestselling book about string theory, The Elegant Universe, which won the Aventis Prize in 2000.
Brian Greene's book The Hidden Reality is a tour de force of one of
the most controversial areas of modern science - the possibility
that there are multiple universes... Greene's ability as a
populariser has matured with each new publication and this latest
offering is his best yet -- Alastair Gunn * Sky at Night *
Exciting and rewarding ... captures and engages the imagination ... Greene has a gift for elucidating big ideas * New York Times *
If extraterrestrials landed tomorrow and demanded to know what the human mind is capable of accomplishing, we could do worse than to hand them a copy of this book * New York Times Book Review *
The book serves well as an introduction to the multiverse and will open up many people's eyes -- John Gribbin
Every chapter opens level after level of previously unimaginable, mind-expanding realities -- Oliver Sacks