Youre here: Home » Famous Quotes » Martin Ryle Quotes


» Famous Quotes Home

» Quote Topics

» Author Nationalities

» Author Types

» Popular Searches

 Browse authors:

Martin Ryle Quotes

Page 1 of 1
Martin Ryle
September 27, 1918 - October 14, 1984
Nationality: British
Category: Scientist
Subcategory: British Scientist

I was educated at Bradfield College and Oxford, where I graduated in 1939.


During the war years I worked on the development of radar and other radio systems for the R.A.F. and, though gaining much in engineering experience and in understanding people, rapidly forgot most of the physics I had learned.


We enjoy sailing small boats, two of which I have designed and built myself.


In 1947 I married Rowena Palmer, and we have two daughters, Alison and Claire, and a son, John.


I was born on September 27, 1918, the second of five children.


In 1959 the University recognized our work by appointing me to a new Chair of Radio Astronomy.


In 1948 I was appointed to a Lectureship in Physics and in 1949 elected to a Fellowship at Trinity College.


Privacy Policy
Copyright © 1999-2008 All rights reserved.