Quotes by Adam Riess

About Adam Riess:

Adam Guy Riess is an American astrophysicist at Johns Hopkins University and the Space Telescope Science Institute and is known for his research in using supernovae as cosmological probes. Riess shared both the 2006 Shaw Prize in Astronomy and the 2011 Nobel Prize in Physics with Saul Perlmutter and Brian P. Schmidt for providing evidence that the expansion of the universe is accelerating.

Author Bio

  • NameAdam Riess
  • DescriptionAmerican Nobel laureate
  • BornDecember 16, 1969
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionAstronomer
  • AwardsMacArthur Fellows Program; Nobel Prize In Physics