# Scientists similar to or like William Penney, Baron Penney

English mathematician and professor of mathematical physics at the Imperial College London and later the rector of Imperial College. Wikipedia

British physicist who shared with Ernest Walton the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1951 for splitting the atomic nucleus, and was instrumental in the development of nuclear power. Apprentice at Metropolitan Vickers Trafford Park and was also a member of their research staff. Wikipedia

British mathematician and currently a Professor of Pure Mathematics at Imperial College London. He specialises in algebraic number theory. Wikipedia

German-American nuclear physicist who made important contributions to astrophysics, quantum electrodynamics, and solid-state physics, and who won the 1967 Nobel Prize in Physics for his work on the theory of stellar nucleosynthesis. Professor at Cornell University. Wikipedia

British-Russian mathematician and Professor in Pure Mathematics at Imperial College London specialising in algebraic geometry. His work has focused on rational points, the Hasse principle, the Manin obstruction, exponential sums, and error-correcting codes. Wikipedia

British physicist who was awarded the 1935 Nobel Prize in Physics for his discovery of the neutron in 1932. In 1941, he wrote the final draft of the MAUD Report, which inspired the U.S. government to begin serious atomic bomb research efforts. Wikipedia

American applied mathematician, and Professor of Applied Mathematics and Mathematical Physics in the Department of Mathematics at Imperial College London. He studied Physics at the University of Minnesota (1963-1967), and Physics and Mathematics at the University of Michigan (1967-1971). Wikipedia

## Sentences forWilliam Penney, Baron Penney

- The US delegation was led by James Fisk, a member of PSAC, the Soviets by Evgenii Fedorov, and the British delegation by William Penney, who had led the British delegation to the Manhattan Project.Partial Nuclear Test Ban Treaty-Wikipedia
- When the new head of the UKAEA, William Penney, heard that the ICSE design was also based on the resistance-free assumption, he cancelled the project in August 1960.ZETA (fusion reactor)-Wikipedia
- In 1952, the High Explosive Research project was renamed the Atomic Weapons Research Establishment (AWRE), with William Penney appointed as the first director.Atomic Weapons Establishment-Wikipedia
- In 1954 work began at Aldermaston to develop the British fusion bomb, with Sir William Penney in charge of the project.Thermonuclear weapon-Wikipedia
- In 1949, White joined the secret High Explosives Research (HER) project, which was tasked by Lord William Penney with producing Britain's first nuclear bomb.Percy White (nuclear scientist)-Wikipedia
- A board of inquiry met under the chairmanship of Sir William Penney from 17 to 25 October 1957.Windscale fire-Wikipedia

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