Brian Cox (physicist)

English physicist and former musician

Brian Edward Cox OBE FRS (born 3 March 1968) is a British particle physicist. He is also a professor at the University of Manchester and a Royal Society University Research Fellow. He works on the ATLAS experiment at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC). Cox presents some BBC science television programmes the most notable being Star gazing live[1] and Wonders of Universe.[2]

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Brian Edward Cox

3 March 1968
Oldham, Lancashire, England, UK
Scientific career
Fieldsphysics astronomy

Early lifeEdit

Cox was born in 1968 in Chadderton, Oldham, Lancashire. He used to be a keyboard player for pop band D:Ream in the 1990s.


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