Joseph Ivor Silk FRS (born 3 December 1942) is a British astrophysicist. He was the Savilian Chair of Astronomy at the University of Oxford from 1999 to September 2011. He was educated at Tottenham County School (1954-1960) and went on to study Mathematics at the University of Cambridge (1960-1963). He gained his PhD in Astronomy from Harvard in 1968. Silk took up his first post at Berkeley in 1970, and the Chair in Astronomy in 1978. Following a career of nearly 30 years there, Silk returned to the UK in 1999 to take up the Savilian Chair at the University of Oxford. He is currently Professor of Physics at the Institut d’Astrophysique de Paris, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Homewood Professor of Physics and Astronomy at Johns Hopkins University (since in 2010), and Professor of Astron

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  • Joseph „Joe“ Ivor Silk (* 3. Dezember 1942 in London) ist ein britisch-US-amerikanischer Astronom und ehemaliger Savilian-Professor für Astronomie an der University of Oxford. (de)
  • Joseph Ivor Silk (né le 3 décembre 1942 à Londres) est un cosmologiste anglais qui a obtenu son doctorat d'astronomie en 1968 à l'Université Harvard. Revenu au Royaume-Uni en 1999 après 30 ans de carrière à l'Université de Californie à Berkeley, il a été titulaire de la chaire savilienne d'astronomie à l'Université d'Oxford, associée au New College, entre 1999 et septembre 2011. Il est maintenant professeur de l'université Pierre-et-Marie-Curie, affecté à l'Institut d’Astrophysique de Paris, ainsi que Homewood Professor of Physics and Astronomy à l'Université Johns-Hopkins (depuis 2010). (fr)
  • Joseph Ivor Silk FRS (born 3 December 1942) is a British astrophysicist. He was the Savilian Chair of Astronomy at the University of Oxford from 1999 to September 2011. He was educated at Tottenham County School (1954-1960) and went on to study Mathematics at the University of Cambridge (1960-1963). He gained his PhD in Astronomy from Harvard in 1968. Silk took up his first post at Berkeley in 1970, and the Chair in Astronomy in 1978. Following a career of nearly 30 years there, Silk returned to the UK in 1999 to take up the Savilian Chair at the University of Oxford. He is currently Professor of Physics at the Institut d’Astrophysique de Paris, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Homewood Professor of Physics and Astronomy at Johns Hopkins University (since in 2010), and Professor of Astronomy at Gresham College since 2015. He is an Emeritus Fellow of New College, Oxford and a Fellow of the Royal Society (elected May 1999). He was awarded the 2011 Balzan Prize for his works on the early Universe. Silk has given more than two hundred invited conference lectures, primarily on galaxy formation and cosmology. (en)
  • Joseph Ivor Silk (Londres, 1943) é um astrônomo britânico. Ocupa atualmente a Cátedra Saviliana de Astronomia. (pt)
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  • Joseph „Joe“ Ivor Silk (* 3. Dezember 1942 in London) ist ein britisch-US-amerikanischer Astronom und ehemaliger Savilian-Professor für Astronomie an der University of Oxford. (de)
  • Joseph Ivor Silk (né le 3 décembre 1942 à Londres) est un cosmologiste anglais qui a obtenu son doctorat d'astronomie en 1968 à l'Université Harvard. Revenu au Royaume-Uni en 1999 après 30 ans de carrière à l'Université de Californie à Berkeley, il a été titulaire de la chaire savilienne d'astronomie à l'Université d'Oxford, associée au New College, entre 1999 et septembre 2011. Il est maintenant professeur de l'université Pierre-et-Marie-Curie, affecté à l'Institut d’Astrophysique de Paris, ainsi que Homewood Professor of Physics and Astronomy à l'Université Johns-Hopkins (depuis 2010). (fr)
  • Joseph Ivor Silk (Londres, 1943) é um astrônomo britânico. Ocupa atualmente a Cátedra Saviliana de Astronomia. (pt)
  • Joseph Ivor Silk FRS (born 3 December 1942) is a British astrophysicist. He was the Savilian Chair of Astronomy at the University of Oxford from 1999 to September 2011. He was educated at Tottenham County School (1954-1960) and went on to study Mathematics at the University of Cambridge (1960-1963). He gained his PhD in Astronomy from Harvard in 1968. Silk took up his first post at Berkeley in 1970, and the Chair in Astronomy in 1978. Following a career of nearly 30 years there, Silk returned to the UK in 1999 to take up the Savilian Chair at the University of Oxford. He is currently Professor of Physics at the Institut d’Astrophysique de Paris, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Homewood Professor of Physics and Astronomy at Johns Hopkins University (since in 2010), and Professor of Astron (en)
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