By Chintan Patel (M.Sc. Part1)
Phillip James Edwin Peebles is a Canadian – American astrophysicist, astronomer and theoretical cosmologist. He was born on 25 April 1935 and is currently the Albert Einstein professor of science at Princeton University. He has innumerable awards to his name, the most recent and certainly the most important one is the Nobel Prize in Physics in 2019 for his outstanding work in theoretical discoveries in physical cosmology.