There is a really friendly, relaxed atmosphere
at Emma. A home where you feel comfortable
Charlie, 2nd Year
Professor Bryan Webber
MA (Oxon and Cantab), PhD (Calif), FRS, Hon PhD (Lund)
Emeritus Professor of Theoretical Physics
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.
Historical geography may be defined most simply as the study of the geography of places in the past. While it would appear to be relatively easy to differentiate between the ‘past’ and the ‘present’, there is room for some debate about when the ‘present’ ends and the ‘past’ begins.
Japan, books, prints, popular culture, unusual scripts and cats: these are the great passions of my life.
Prof. Anthony Stone has been a member of the College since 1957, and is now retired and a Life Fellow. He was Director of Studies in Natural Sciences for many years, and was for a time a Tutor, including a period as Admissions Tutor in Science.