Emeritus Professor Michael Woolfson, MA (Oxon), PhD, DSc (Manchester), CPhys, FRAS, FInstP, FRS

Contact details

Mail:
Department of Physics
University of York
Heslington
York
YO10 5DD
U.K.
Tel:
+44 (0)1904 432230
Fax:
+44 (0)1904 432214
E-mail:
mmw1@york.ac.uk
Room:
P/A013

Recent Publications

M M WOOLFSON
A Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief Models for Planet Formation, Imperial College Press (2017)

M M WOOLFSON
The proportion of stars with planets, Earth, Moon and Planets, 117, 77-91 (2016)

M M WOOLFSON
Colour How We See it and How We Use it, Imperial College Press (2016)

M M WOOLFSON
Time and Age: Time Machines, Relativity and Fossils, Imperial College Press (2015)

M M WOOLFSON
Resonance: Applications in Physical Science, Imperial Collage Press (2014)

M M WOOLFSON
The Formation of the Solar System: Theories Old and New (2nd Edition) Imperial College Press (2014)

M M WOOLFSON
Structural crystallography and direct methods – from rock salt to proteins, Physica Scripta, 89, 108001 (2014)

M M WOOLFSON
The Capture Theory and the inclinations of exoplanet orbit, Mon. Not. Roy. Astron. Soc. 436 1492-1496 (2013)

M M WOOLFSON
Time, Space, Stars and Man: The Story of the Big Bang (2nd Edition) Imperial College Press (2013)

M M WOOLFSON
Planetary Science: The Science of Planets Around Stars (2nd Edition), CRC Press (2013)

M M WOOLFSON
A postulated planetary collision, the terrestrial planets, the Moon and smaller solar-system bodies, Earth, Moon and Planets, 111, 1-14 (2013)

M M WOOLFSON
Everyday Probability and Statistics: Health, Elections, Gambling and War (2nd Edition) Imperial College Press (2012)

M M WOOLFSON
The Fundamentals of Imaging: From Particles to Galaxies, Imperial College Press (2012)

Michael Woolfson

Summary of expertise

  • Planetary science & star formation
  • X-ray Crystallography
  • Biophysics