About the Author
Harry A. Mavromatis was born in the US, and obtained his PhD in theoretical nuclear physics from Princeton University. He worked at the University of Sussex in the U.K, the American University of Beirut in Lebanon, the University of Tubingen in Germany, the University of Michigan in the US, the King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals in Saudi Arabia, at NASA, etc. Dr. Mavromatis first went to Cyprus with his parents when he was 10, and spent his adolescent years growing up on the island. He has published four books and over 100 articles in refereed physics journals, and was recently appointed Emeritus Professor at the American University of Beirut. During his free time he writes short essays and poetry.