Peter van Nieuwenhuizen

Dutch physicist

Peter van Nieuwenhuizen (born October 26, 1938) is a Dutch physicist, best-known for his discovery of supergravity with Sergio Ferrara and Daniel Z. Freedman.


  • The gravitational force is the oldest force known to man and the least understood.
    • P. Van Nieuwenhuizen (1981). Supergravity, Volume 68, Issue 4 of Physics reports. North-Holland Pub. Co.. p. 4. 

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