Jean-Pierre Luminet is Director of Research at the CNRS Astrophysics Laboratory in Marseille and the Paris Observatory. He is well-known for his work on black holes. The asteroid #5523, discovered in 1991, was named after him.
On a lost seventeenth-century astronomer.
( Astronomy / Short Notes / Volume 3, Issue 2 )
The Provençal Humanists and Copernicus
On the reception of the Copernican system.
( Astronomy / Biography / Volume 2, Issue 4 )
Resolving Hawking’s information paradox.
( Astronomy / Critical Essay / Volume 2, Issue 1 )
Assessing the scientific accuracy of a blockbuster.
( Astronomy / Film Review / Volume 1, Issue 2 )