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Charles L. Bennett

  • Alumni Centennial Professor of Physics and Astronomy
  • Bloomberg Distinguished Professor


  • Zanvyl Krieger School of Arts and Sciences
  • Applied Physics Lab

Charles L. Bennett 's research focuses on the cosmic microwave background, electromagnetic radiation as a remnant from an early stage of the universe. He has contributed to the establishment of a standard model of cosmology, and is currently engaged in testing and extending that model.

He is a Bloomberg Distinguished Professor, Alumni Centennial Professor, and a Johns Hopkins University Gilman Scholar in the Department of Physics and Astronomy with a joint appointment at the Applied Physics Laboratory.

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