Michael Fisher

1931 - Today

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Michael Ellis Fisher (born 3 September 1931) is an English physicist, as well as chemist and mathematician, known for his many seminal contributions to statistical physics, including but not restricted to the theory of phase transitions and critical phenomena. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Michael Fisher has received more than 76,516 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Michael Fisher is the 621st most popular physicist (down from 566th in 2019), the 11th most popular biography from Trinidad and Tobago (down from 7th in 2019) and the most popular Trinidadian Physicist.

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Among physicists, Michael Fisher ranks 621 out of 721Before him are Heinrich Kayser, Aleksandr Andronov, John Polkinghorne, Hedwig Kohn, Shoichi Sakata, and Bill Nye. After him are Lee Smolin, Leonard Mlodinow, Vilho Väisälä, George F. R. Ellis, Julius Wess, and Seymour Benzer.

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Among people born in 1931, Michael Fisher ranks 347Before him are Dean Smith, Konrad Stäheli, Madeleine Berthod, Klas Lestander, Olja Ivanjicki, and Jorge Edwards. After him are Raúl Belén, Roger Planchon, Dana Wynter, Shuhrat Abbosov, Gustav-Adolf Schur, and Della Reese.

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In Trinidad and Tobago

Among people born in Trinidad and Tobago, Michael Fisher ranks 11 out of 56Before him are Billy Ocean (1950), Paula-Mae Weekes (1958), Dwight Yorke (1971), Edmundo Ros (1910), Stokely Carmichael (1941), and Steven Pressfield (1943). After him are Imran N. Hosein (1942), Stephen Mallory (1813), C. L. R. James (1901), Hasely Crawford (1950), Noor Hassanali (1918), and Eric Williams (1911).

Among PHYSICISTS In Trinidad and Tobago

Among physicists born in Trinidad and Tobago, Michael Fisher ranks 1