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## Stephen Hawking

This person taught mathematics and physics at Cambridge for thirty years and suffers from a type of Lou Gehrig's disease.

## Albert Einstein

This person was a theoretical physicist whose contributions to physics laid the foundations for general relativity.

## Roger Penrose

This person has co-authored a number of important papers about black holes.

## Kip Thorne

This American theoretical physicist has aided humanity's understanding of gravitational physics and astrophysics.

## Isaac Newton

This seventeenth and eighteenth century physicist and mathematician invented calculus.

## Hawking's Students

These people are mentioned in Hawking's books for the work they submit.

## Werner Heisenberg

This person is famous for the a principle that holds there is an inverse relation between how finely one can calculate the velocity and position of a particle.

## Richard Feynman

This American physicist created a new formulation of quantum mechanics and the theory of quantum electrodynamics, along with the physics of...

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