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Order of Canada

Werner Israel, O.C., Ph.D.

Full Name Honour Received Residence
Werner Israel, O.C., Ph.D. O.C. Victoria
Honour Appointment Investiture
Officer of the Order of Canada October 27, 1993 April 13, 1994
One of the world's leading theoretical physicists, he is internationally recognized for his pioneering research on general relativity and black holes. His seminal work on black holes has advanced our understanding of these phenomena and his public lectures have offered lay people a better understanding of a highly complex subject.
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