After visiting a few colleges, I felt Emma
was the one in which I felt most welcome
Emily, 2nd Year
Random walks, Brownian motion, mixing times of Markov chains, Poisson Brownian motions, rearrangement inequalities.
I usually describe myself as a ‘cultural’ historian, an adjective that raised eyebrows when I joined the History Faculty in Cambridge in 1979, but became normal and even fashionable by the 1990s.
Lucia Ruprecht describes her love of languages and the cultural identity they describe.
After graduating from Oxford in 1964, I joined the research group of Luis Alvarez at the University of California, Berkeley, where I obtained a Ph.D. in experimental particle physics in 1969.