For his essential contributions to general relativity and cosmology, Roger Penrose, one of the world's best theoretical physicists, has received multiple awards, including the Albert Einstein Award. He co-wrote The Nature of Space and Time (Princeton) with Stephen Hawking, which became a best-seller. Cycles of Time: An Astonishing New Vision of the Universe and The Road to Reality: A Comprehensive Guide to the Rules of the Universe (both Vintage) are among Penrose's other works. He lives in Oxford, England, as the Rouse Ball Professor of Mathematics Emeritus at the University of Oxford.
- The road to reality: a complete guide to the laws of the universe
- What is Life? (Canto Classics)
- The Emperor's New Mind: Concerning Computers, Minds, and the Laws of Physics
- Shadows of the Mind: A Search for the Missing Science of Consciousness
- Cycles of Time: An Extraordinary New View of the Universe