Paul Davies

Regents Professor

  • 5210 Citations
  • 38 h-Index
1969 …2023

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A bacterium that can grow by using arsenic instead of phosphorus

Wolfe-Simon, F., Blum, J. S., Kulp, T. R., Gordon, G., Hoeft, S. E., Pett-Ridge, J., Stolz, J. F., Webb, S. M., Weber, P. K., Davies, P., Anbar, A. & Oremland, R. S., Jun 3 2011, In : Science. 332, 6034, p. 1163-1166 4 p.

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312 Scopus citations

A brief history of time

Davies, P., 1989, In : Contemporary Physics. 30, 2, p. 135-136 2 p.

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Accelerated observers do not detect isotropic thermal radiation

Hinton, K., Davies, P. C. W. & Pfautsch, J., Jan 6 1983, In : Physics Letters B. 120, 1-3, p. 88-90 3 p.

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18 Scopus citations

Acceleration radiation in a compact space

Copeland, E. J., Davies, P. C. W. & Hinton, K., Dec 1 1984, In : Classical and Quantum Gravity. 1, 2, p. 179-187 9 p., 013.

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3 Scopus citations

AFM stiffness nanotomography of normal, metaplastic and dysplastic human esophageal cells

Fuhrmann, A., Staunton, J. R., Nandakumar, V., Banyai, N., Davies, P. & Ros, R., Feb 2011, In : Physical biology. 8, 1, 015007.

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95 Scopus citations

Afterword

Davies, P., Jan 1 2015, In : Unknown Journal. p. 298-311 14 p.

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Ancient genes establish stress-induced mutation as a hallmark of cancer

Cisneros, L., Bussey, K. J., Orr, A. J., Miočević, M., Lineweaver, C. H. & Davies, P., Apr 2017, In : PloS one. 12, 4, e0176258.

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5 Scopus citations

Ancient hot and cold genes and chemotherapy resistance emergence

Wu, A., Zhang, Q., Lambert, G., Khin, Z., Gatenby, R. A., Kim, H. J., Pourmand, N., Bussey, K., Davies, P., Sturm, J. C. & Austin, R. H., Aug 18 2015, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 112, 33, p. 10467-10472 6 p.

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19 Scopus citations

A new theory of the universe

Davies, P. C. W., Dec 1 1975, In : Nature. 255, 5505, p. 191-192 2 p.

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An exactly soluble moving-mirror problem

Walker, W. R. & Davies, P. C. W., Dec 1 1982, In : Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and General. 15, 9, p. L477-L480 008.

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16 Scopus citations

Antimatter

Davies, P., 1980, In : The Sciences. 20, 4, p. 10-13 4 p.

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A physical sciences network characterization of non-tumorigenic and metastatic cells

Agus, D. B., Alexander, J. F., Arap, W., Ashili, S., Aslan, J. E., Austin, R. H., Backman, V., Bethel, K. J., Bonneau, R., Chen, W. C., Chen-Tanyolac, C., Choi, N. C., Curley, S. A., Dallas, M., Damania, D., Davies, P., Decuzzi, P., Dickinson, L., Estevez-Salmeron, L., Estrella, V. & 75 others, Ferrari, M., Fischbach, C., Foo, J., Fraley, S. I., Frantz, C., Fuhrmann, A., Gascard, P., Gatenby, R. A., Geng, Y., Gerecht, S., Gillies, R. J., Godin, B., Grady, W. M., Greenfield, A., Hemphill, C., Hempstead, B. L., Hielscher, A., Hillis, W. D., Holland, E. C., Ibrahim-Hashim, A., Jacks, T., Johnson, R. H., Joo, A., Katz, J. E., Kelbauskas, L., Kesselman, C., King, M. R., Konstantopoulos, K., Kraning-Rush, C. M., Kuhn, P., Kung, K., Kwee, B., Lakins, J. N., Lambert, G., Liao, D., Licht, J. D., Liphardt, J. T., Liu, L., Lloyd, M. C., Lyubimova, A., Mallick, P., Marko, J., McCarty, O. J. T., Meldrum, D., Michor, F., Mumenthaler, S. M., Nandakumar, V., O'Halloran, T. V., Oh, S., Pasqualini, R., Paszek, M. J., Philips, K. G., Poultney, C. S., Rana, K., Reinhart-King, C. A., Ros, R., Semenza, G. L., Senechal, P., Shuler, M. L., Srinivasan, S., Staunton, J. R., Stypula, Y., Subramanian, H., Tlsty, T. D., Tormoen, G. W., Tseng, Y., Van Oudenaarden, A., Verbridge, S. S., Wan, J. C., Weaver, V. M., Widom, J., Will, C., Wirtz, D., Wojtkowiak, J. & Wu, P. H., Jul 4 2013, In : Scientific reports. 3, 1449.

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91 Scopus citations

A quantum theory of Wheeler-Feynman electrodynamics

Davies, P., 1970, In : Mathematical Proceedings of the Cambridge Philosophical Society. 68, 3, p. 751-764 14 p.

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32 Scopus citations

Are ALIENS among us?

Davies, P., Dec 2007, In : Scientific American. 297, 6, p. 62-69 8 p.

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6 Scopus citations

Astrophysics and energy from black holes

Davies, P. C. W., Dec 1 1974, In : Nature. 251, 5470, 1 p.

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A touch of awe: crafting meaning from the wonder of the cosmos

Paulson, S., Davies, P., Louis, A. & Walkowicz, L., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences.

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Ball lightning

Davies, P. C. W., Dec 1 1976, In : Nature. 260, 5552, 1 p.

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Ball lightning or spots before the eyes?

Davies, P. C. W., Dec 1 1971, In : Nature. 230, 5296, p. 576-577 2 p.

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5 Scopus citations

Black holes constrain varying constants

Davies, P. C. W., Davis, T. M. & Lineweaver, C. H., Aug 8 2002, In : Nature. 418, 6898, p. 602-603 2 p.

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54 Scopus citations

Black hole versus cosmological horizon entropy

Davis, T. M., Davies, P. C. W. & Lineweaver, C. H., Jul 7 2003, In : Classical and Quantum Gravity. 20, 13, p. 2753-2764 12 p.

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42 Scopus citations

Born lucky

Davies, P., Dec 1 2003, In : New Scientist. 178, 2403, 1 p.

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Boundary effects and the massless limit of the photon

Davies, P. C. W. & Toms, D. J., Jan 1 1985, In : Physical Review D. 31, 6, p. 1363-1369 7 p.

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10 Scopus citations

Bounded brainpower?

Davies, P., Dec 1 1982, In : Nature. 296, 5854, 1 p.

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Broken symmetry theories of gravity and implications for cosmology

Critchley, R., Davies, P. C. W. & Kennedy, G., May 20 1982, In : Physics Letters B. 112, 4-5, p. 331-335 5 p.

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12 Scopus citations

Cancer tumors as Metazoa 1.0: Tapping genes of ancient ancestors

Davies, P. & Lineweaver, C. H., Feb 2011, In : Physical biology. 8, 1, 015001.

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97 Scopus citations

Can moving mirrors violate the second law of thermodynamics?

Davies, P. C. W., Jun 17 1982, In : Physics Letters B. 113, 3, p. 215-218 4 p.

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35 Scopus citations

Charged-particle creation in cosmology

Davies, P. C. W., Dec 1 1971, In : Il Nuovo Cimento B Series 11. 6, 2, p. 164-178 15 p.

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Conformal-symmetry breaking and cosmological particle creation in 4 theory

Birrell, N. D. & Davies, P. C. W., Jan 1 1980, In : Physical Review D. 22, 2, p. 322-329 8 p.

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57 Scopus citations

Cosmological bounds on tachyonic neutrinos

Davies, P. & Moss, I. G., May 1 2012, In : Astroparticle Physics. 35, 10, p. 679-680 2 p.

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4 Scopus citations

Cosmological dissipative structure

Davies, P. C. W., Sep 1 1989, In : International Journal of Theoretical Physics. 28, 9, p. 1051-1066 16 p.

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3 Scopus citations

Cosmological horizons and entropy

Davies, P. C. W., Dec 1 1988, In : Classical and Quantum Gravity. 5, 10, p. 1349-1355 7 p., 013.

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80 Scopus citations

Cosmological horizons and the generalised second law of thermodynamics

Davies, P. C. W., Dec 1 1987, In : Classical and Quantum Gravity. 4, 6, p. L225-L228 006.

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105 Scopus citations

Detecting the rotating quantum vacuum

Davies, P. C. W., Dray, T. & Manogue, C. A., Jan 1 1996, In : Physical Review D - Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology. 53, 8, p. 4382-4387 6 p.

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54 Scopus citations

Detection of negative energy: 4-Dimensional examples

Davies, P. C. W. & Ottewill, A. C., May 10 2002, In : Physical Review D - Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology. 65, 10, p. 1040141-10401410 9361270 p., 104014.

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28 Scopus citations

Did nature also choose arsenic?

Wolfe-Simon, F., Davies, P. & Anbar, A., Apr 1 2009, In : International Journal of Astrobiology. 8, 2, p. 69-74 6 p.

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39 Scopus citations

Do black holes really explode?

Davies, P. C. W. & Taylor, J. G., Dec 1 1974, In : Nature. 250, 5461, p. 37-38 2 p.

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3 Scopus citations

Does God play dice?

'T Hooft, G., Witten, E., Dowker, F. & Davies, P., Dec 2005, In : Physics World. 18, 12, p. 21-23 3 p.

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6 Scopus citations

Does life's rapid appearance imply a martian origin?

Davies, P. C. W., Dec 1 2003, In : Astrobiology. 3, 4, p. 673-679 7 p.

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18 Scopus citations

Does quantum mechanics play a non-trivial role in life?

Davies, P. C. W., Dec 1 2004, In : BioSystems. 78, 1-3, p. 69-79 11 p.

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104 Scopus citations

Effects of field interactions upon particle creation in Robertson-Walker universes

Birrell, N. D., Davies, P. C. W. & Ford, L. H., Mar 1 1980, In : Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and General. 13, 3, p. 961-968 8 p.

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40 Scopus citations

Einstein in crisis?

Davies, P. C. W., Dec 1 1974, In : Nature. 249, 5457, p. 510-511 2 p.

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Einstein's greatest mistake?

Davies, P. C. W., Jan 1 1996, In : Astrophysics and Space Science. 244, 1-2, p. 219-227 9 p.

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4 Scopus citations

Einstein's Legacy: His influence is still felt

Davies, P., 1979, In : The Sciences. 19, 3, p. 25-28 4 p.

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Energy-momentum tensor near an evaporating black hole

Davies, P. C. W., Fulling, S. A. & Unruh, W. G., Jan 1 1976, In : Physical Review D. 13, 10, p. 2720-2723 4 p.

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243 Scopus citations

Energy-momentum tensor of a massless scalar quantum field in a Robertson-Walker universe

Davies, P. C. W., Fulling, S. A., Christensen, S. M. & Bunch, T. S., Nov 1977, In : Annals of Physics. 109, 1, p. 108-142 35 p.

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106 Scopus citations
6 Scopus citations

Experimenting with controlled gravity

Davies, P. C. W., Dec 1 1977, In : Nature. 268, 5619, p. 397-398 2 p.

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1 Scopus citations

Exploding black holes

Davies, P. C. W., Dec 1 1976, In : Nature. 261, 5558, 1 p.

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Exposing cancer's deep evolutionary roots

Davies, P., Jul 2013, In : Physics World. 26, 7, p. 37-40 4 p.

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6 Scopus citations

Extension of Wheeler-Feynman quantum theory to the relativistic domain. I. Scattering processes

Davies, P. C. W., Dec 1 1971, In : Journal of Physics A: General Physics. 4, 6, p. 836-845 10 p., 009.

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35 Scopus citations