Leason Adams
Leason Heberling Adams (January 16, 1887 – August 20, 1969) was an American geophysicist and researcher. His principal achievement was his research on the properties of materials exposed to very...
Josiah Willard Gibbs
Josiah Willard Gibbs (February 11, 1839 – April 28, 1903) was an American scientist who made important theoretical contributions to physics, chemistry, and mathematics. His work on the applicat...
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Tracy Hall
Howard Tracy Hall (October 20, 1919 – July 25, 2008) was an American physical chemist, and the first person who grew a synthetic diamond according to a reproducible, verifiable and witnessed proc...
Lanny D. Schmidt
Lanny D. Schmidt (born May 6, 1938, Waukegan, Illinois) is an American chemist, inventor, author, and Regents Professor of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science at the University of Minnesota. He...
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Warren K. Lewis
Warren Kendall Lewis (21 August 1882–9 March 1975) was an MIT professor who has been called the father of modern chemical engineering. He co-authored an early major textbook on the subject which esse...
Russell Earl Marker
Russell Earl Marker (March 12, 1902 – March 3, 1995) was an American chemist who invented the octane rating system when he was working at the Ethyl Corporation. Later in his career, he went on ...
Charles Thaxton
Charles B. Thaxton (born 1939) is a proponent of Special Creation who went on to become one of the first intelligent design authors, and Fellow of the Discovery Institute's Center for Science and Cult...
William Zisman
Dr. William Albert Zisman (1905–1986) was an American chemist and geophysicist.
He was born in Albany, NY and spent his youth in Providence, RI up to the age of 14 when his family moved to Washing...
Mária Telkes
Mária Telkes (December 12, 1900 – December 2, 1995) was a pioneering Hungarian-American scientist and inventor who worked on solar energy technologies.
Born in Budapest, Hungary, Telkes moved from...
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George K. Fraenkel
George K. Fraenkel (July 27, 1921 – June 10, 2009) was an American physical chemist, dean of Graduate School of Arts and Sciences and chairman of the chemistry department at Columbia University. Frae...
Eli Ruckenstein
Dr Eli Ruckenstein is a Distinguished Professor, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering at the University at Buffalo, The State University of New York. His main research areas are catalysis...
Alfred J. Lotka
Alfred James Lotka (March 2, 1880 – December 5, 1949) was a US mathematician, physical chemist, and statistician, famous for his work in population dynamics and energetics. An American biophysici...
Otto Redlich
Otto Redlich (November 4, 1896–August 14, 1978) was an Austrian physical chemist and chemical engineer who is best known for his development of equations of state like Redlich-Kwong equation. Besides ...
Jay R. Winkler
Dr. Jay Richmond Winkler, Ph.D. (b. January 28, 1956) is an American physical chemist, currently Director of the Beckman Institute Laser Resource Center at the California Institute of Technology. He h...
George R. Price
George Robert Price (October 6, 1922 – January 6, 1975) was an American population geneticist.Originally a physical chemist and later a science journalist, he moved to London in 1967, where he worked ...
Robert Parr
Robert Ghormley Parr (born September 22, 1921 in Chicago) is a theoretical chemist. He is a chemistry professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Parr received an A. B. degree m...
Gerald Edelman
Gerald Maurice Edelman (July 1, 1929 – May 17, 2014) was an American biologist who shared the 1972 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for work with Rodney Robert Porter on the immune system. Edelm...
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Donald J. Metz
Donald J. Metz (May 18, 1924 – May 9, 1999) was a nuclear engineer at Brookhaven National Laboratory. Metz's research focused on the effects of radiation on polymerization.
Metz began his undergra...
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Sulamith Goldhaber
Sulamith Goldhaber (November 4, 1923 – December 11, 1965) was a high-energy physicist and molecular spectroscopist. Goldhaber was a world expert on the interactions of K mesons with nucleons an...
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Gilbert N. Lewis
Gilbert Newton Lewis ForMemRS (October 23, 1875 – March 23, 1946) was an American physical chemist known for the discovery of the covalent bond and his concept of electron pairs; his Lewis dot structu...
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George C. Schatz
George C. Schatz (born April 14, 1949) is a theoretical chemist best known for his seminal contributions to the field of reaction dynamics. Born in Watertown, New York, he obtained his B. S. from Clar...
Daniel J. Shanefield
Daniel Jay Shanefield (April 29, 1930, Orange, New Jersey, USA – November 13, 2013, Honolulu, Hawaii) was a ceramic engineer.Shanefield earned a bachelor's degree in chemistry from Rutgers University ...
Michael Kasha
Michael Kasha (December 6, 1920 - June 12, 2013) was an American physical chemist and molecular spectroscopist who is one of the original founders of the Institute of Molecular Biophysics at Florida S...
Ignacio Tinoco, Jr.
Ignacio Tinoco, Jr. is a Professor of Chemistry at the University of California, Berkeley, a position he has held since 1956.Ignacio Tinoco received a Bachelor's degree from the University of New Mexi...
Dudley R. Herschbach
Dudley Robert Herschbach (born June 18, 1932) is an American chemist at Harvard University. He won the 1986 Nobel Prize in Chemistry jointly with Yuan T. Lee and John C. Polanyi "for their contributio...
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Bruce H. Mahan
Bruce H. Mahan was a physical chemist and Professor of Chemistry at the University of California, Berkeley known for his work in the fundamentals of chemical reactions and devotion to chemistry educat...
Harold Urey
Harold Clayton Urey (April 29, 1893 – January 5, 1981) was an American physical chemist whose pioneering work on isotopes earned him the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1934 for the discovery of deuterium...
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