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Image number: RS.18581
Credit: ©The Royal Society

Portrait of Miles Padgett




Miles John Padgett (b.1963, British), Physicist


Debbie Rowe (British), Photographer

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Half-length portrait of Miles Padgett, turned slightly to the left [as viewed], looking directly out at the camera. Against a grey background. He wears a white shirt, a black tie with a blue, geometric pattern, and a navy suit jacket.

Professor Miles John Padgett (b.1963), British optical physicist, was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 2014. He was awarded the Rumford Medal in 2019 for his research in optical orbital momentum including an angular form of the Einstein-Padolsky-Rosen paradox.

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Taken at the Royal Society Admissions Day Ceremony, July 2014.

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