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Robert A. Metzger (born 1956) is an electrical engineer and science fiction author. He was a Nebula Award finalist in the novel category in 2002 for his second novel, Picoverse.

Metzger began writing science fiction stories as a child, but it was not until 1987 that he sold his first science fiction short story. He published his first novel, Quad World, in 1991. It was not until 2002 that he published Picoverse; he published his third and most recent novel, Cusp, in 2005.

Metzger's works are widely considered hard science fiction. Greg Bear called him "one of our most ambitious writers of high-tech, hard physics science fiction."

Metzger holds a B.S., an M.S., and a Ph.D. in electrical engineering from UCLA. He is co-founder of the technical journal Compound Semiconductor, and has authored over a hundred professional research papers. He has also written several articles on science for a popular audience for Wired magazine, and has published speculative studies involving climate engineering and space propulsion, co-authored with fellow scientist/science fiction novelists Gregory Benford and Geoffrey Landis, respectively. Metzger is also active with the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America (SFWA).

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Total Books: 7
2010 - Picoverse (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780759292932
ISBN-10: 0759292930
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy

2006 - Cusp (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780441013012
ISBN-10: 0441013015
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy
  • Currently 3.1/5 Stars.

2005 - Cusp (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780441012411
ISBN-10: 0441012418
Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy, Science & Math
  • Currently 2/5 Stars.

2003 - Picoverse (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780441010301
ISBN-10: 044101030X
Genres: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Science Fiction & Fantasy
  • Currently 3.3/5 Stars.

2002 - Picoverse (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780441008995
ISBN-10: 0441008992
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
  • Currently 2.5/5 Stars.

1993 - Quad World [A NOVEL OF THE FUTURE] (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781880448281
ISBN-10: 1880448289

Quad World
1991 - Quad World [Roc] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780451450579
ISBN-10: 0451450574
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy