Robert L. Frazier ( )

Welcome to R. L. Frazier’s web site. It was started in 1995, while I was teaching at Christ Church, Oxford University. I retired in 2022.

Christ Church viewed from the meadow
(Christ Church viewed from the meadow.)

The main areas of the site are given by the following links.


This section contains such things as reading lists and lecture notes.


This section contains some of my pictures.


Mechanical watches are marvels of engineering: small, fine and beautiful.


I use bicycles for transportation, exercise and play. On good days, all at the same time.


“If you put tomfoolery into a computer, nothing comes out of it but tomfoolery. But this tomfoolery, having passed through a very expensive machine, is somehow ennobled and no-one dares criticize it.” (Pierre Gallois)

R. L. Frazier

Here is my contact information, a link to my CV, a photograph of me, and some of my work.

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