|Born||Adam Guy Riess|
16 December 1969
Washington, D.C., U.S.
|Alma mater||Massachusetts Institute of Technology, |
Varsity o Californie, Berkeley
|Kent for||Acceleratin universe / Dark energy|
|Hauf-marrae(s)||Nancy Joy Schondorf (m. 1998)|
|Awairds||Helen B. Warner Prize for Astronomy (2002)|
Shaw Prize in Astronomy (2006)
Nobel Prize in Pheesics (2011)
Albert Einstein Medal (2011)
|Institutions||Johns Hopkins Varsity / Space Telescope Science Institute|
Adam Guy Riess (born December 16, 1969) is a U.S. astropheesicist an Bloomberg Distinguished Professor at Johns Hopkins Varsity an the Space Telescope Science Institute an is kent for his resairch in uisin supernovae as cosmological probes. Riess shared baith the 2006 Shaw Prize in Astronomy an the 2011 Nobel Prize in Pheesics wi Saul Perlmutter an Brian P. Schmidt for providin evidence that the expansion o the universe is acceleratin.