Top-down cosmology - The universe according to Stephen Hawking's theory of top-down cosmology(2006) had not just one but many possible initial... Stephen Hawking. Professor of Physics, Cambridge University.
We can get some further light on the mind of Stephen Hawking, if not of God, from his later book Black Holes and Baby Universes. Stephen William Hawking was born on January 8, 1942 in Oxford although his family was living in north London at the time. In 1959, the family moved to St Albans where he attended St Albans School.