Freeman John Dyson FRS (born December 15, 1923) is an English-born-American theoretical physicist and mathematician. He is known for his work in quantum electrodynamics, solid-state physics, astronomy and nuclear engineering. He gained a bachelor degree at the University of Cambridge. In 1957, he became an American citizen and renounced his British citizenship.
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- "Scientist wins $1m religion prize". BBC News. 9 May 2000. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/740688.stm. Retrieved 2010-05-02.
- Freeman Dyson: Disturbing the universe, pg 131, "I had finally become an American ... The decision to abjure my allegiance to Queen Elizabeth might have been a difficult one, but the Queen's ministers made it easy for me."