Frank Close

    Frank Close is professor of theoretical physics at the University of Oxford, and Fellow of Exeter College, Oxford. He is a high energy particle physicist and has published some 200 research papers, specializing in the quark structure of nuclear particles, with a particular interest in glueballs. He is the author of several popular books on physics, including Antimatter, Neutrino, and Nothing - A Very Short Introduction (all published by Oxford University Press). His latest book is The Infinity Puzzle (Basic Books), the story of half a century of discoveries that have led to the Large Hadron Collider.