Brian Cox

Prof Brian Cox

Brian Cox, Ph.D., is a particle physicist, Royal Society research fellow, and professor at theUniversity of Manchester, as well as a researcher on one of the most ambitious projects on earth, the ATLAS experiment on the Large Hadron Collider in Switzerland. 

He is perhaps best known as a science broadcaster and host of the hugely popular series Wonders of the Solar System, Wonders of  the Universe, and Wonders of Life. 

He is the co-author of three companion books to these series, as well as “The Quantum Universe” and “Why Does E =mc2 ?”. In the 1990s he played keyboards for the UK pop band D:Ream.