Bart N. Locanthi
Bartholomew Nicholas Locanthi II (White Plains, New York, 1919 – Glendale, California, January 9, 1994) was an audio engineer and leading expert in the US pro-audio industry in the 1970s and 1980s.B...
Mark Meier
Mark F. Meier (1925 – November 25, 2012) was an American glaciologist who was considered a leading expert on the study of rising sea levels due to the melting of glaciers. Meier was the Director of th...
Eugene Merle Shoemaker
Eugene Merle Shoemaker (April 28, 1928 – July 18, 1997), also known as Gene Shoemaker, was an American geologist and one of the founders of the field of planetary science. He is best known for co...
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Huck Seed
Huckleberry Seed (born January 15, 1969) is an American professional poker player best known for winning the main event of the 1996 World Series of Poker.
Seed was born in Santa Clara, California,...
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Bubble chamber
A bubble chamber is a vessel filled with a superheated transparent liquid (most often liquid hydrogen) used to detect electrically charged particles moving through it. It was invented in 1952 by Donal...
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Gil Elbaz
Gil Elbaz is an American entrepreneur, investor, and philanthropist best known for co-founding, along with Adam Weissman, Applied Semantics (ASI). He is the founder and CEO of Factual, an information-...
Martin Karplus
Martin Karplus (born March 15, 1930) is an Austrian-born American theoretical chemist. He is the Theodore William Richards Professor of Chemistry, emeritus at Harvard University. He is also Director o...
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Jack Ridley (pilot)
Colonel Jackie Lynwood "Jack" Ridley (June 16, 1915 – March 12, 1957) was an aeronautical engineer, USAF test pilot and chief of the air force's Flight Test Engineering Laboratory. He helped develop a...
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Matthew Cook
Matthew Cook (born February 7, 1970) is a mathematician and computer scientist who proved Stephen Wolfram's conjecture that the Rule 110 cellular automaton is Turing-complete.
Cook was born in Mor...
Carl David Anderson
Carl David Anderson (September 3, 1905 – January 11, 1991) was an American physicist. He is best known for his discovery of the positron in 1932, an achievement for which he received the 1936 Nobel P...
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Robert M. Bowman
Robert M. Bowman (September 19, 1934 - August 22, 2013) was a former Director of Advanced Space Programs Development for the U.S. Air Force in the Ford and Carter administrations, and a former United ...
Thomas J. Goreau
Thomas J. Goreau (Tom Goreau, * in Jamaica) is a biogeochemist and marine biologist; son of Thomas F. Goreau and Nora I. Goreau. After studying in Jamaican primary and secondary schools, he earned deg...
York Liao
York Liao, MBE, SBS, JP (born ca. 1948) is a Chinese-born Hong Kong government official and businessman, who is or has been:
Michael Hochberg
Michael Hochberg (born 1980) is an American physicist. He is a professor of electrical and computer engineering, materials science and chemical and biomolecular engineering at the University of Delawa...
Arthur Pardee
Arthur Beck Pardee (born July 13, 1921) is an American biochemist. One biographical portrait [1] begins "Among the titans of science, Arthur Pardee is especially intriguing." There is hardly a field o...
Moshe Arens
Moshe Arens (Hebrew: משה ארנס‎, born 27 December 1925) is an Israeli aeronautical engineer, researcher and former diplomat and politician. A member of the Knesset between 1973 and 1992 and a...
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John M. Greene
John Morgan Greene (22 September 1928, Pittsburgh - 22 October 2007 San Diego) was an American theoretical physicist and applied mathematician, known for his work on solitons and plasma physics.Greene...
Narendra Karmarkar
Narendra Krishna Karmarkar (born 1957) is an Indian mathematician, who developed Karmarkar's algorithm. He is listed as an ISI highly cited researcher.
Narendra Karmarkar was born in a Maharashtr...
Peter B. Armentrout
Peter B. Armentrout is a researcher in thermochemistry, kinetics, and dynamics of simple and complex chemical reactions. He is a Chemistry Professor at the University of Utah.
Armentrout received...
Stephen Ross (economist)
Stephen Alan "Steve" Ross is the inaugural Franco Modigliani Professor of Financial Economics at the MIT Sloan School of Management. He is known for initiating several important theories and models in...
Howard Berg
Howard Curtis Berg (born 1934) is the Herchel Smith Professor of Physics and Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology at Harvard University, where he teaches biophysics and studies the motility of ...
Mustafa A.G. Abushagur
Mustafa A.G. Abushagur (Arabic: مصطفى ابوشاقور غيت ابوشاقور; born 15 February 1951) is a Libyan politician, professor of electrical engineering, university president and entrepreneur. He served as int...
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Ronald W. Davis
Ronald Wayne "Ron" Davis (born 17 July 1941) is Professor of Biochemistry & Genetics, and Director of the Stanford Genome Technology Center at Stanford University. Davis is a researcher in biotec...
Frank Capra
Frank Russell Capra (May 18, 1897 – September 3, 1991) was an Italian-born American film director, producer and writer who became the creative force behind some of the major award-winni...
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John S. Chen
John S. Chen (Chinese: 程守宗; pinyin: Chéng Shǒuzōng; Jyutping: cing sau zung; born July 1, 1955) is the CEO of BlackBerry Ltd. Previously, he served as the chief executive officer and pres...
Max Mathews
Max Vernon Mathews (born November 13, 1926 in Columbus, Nebraska, USA – April 21, 2011 in San Francisco, CA, USA) was a pioneer in the world of computer music.
Mathews studied electrical en...
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Robert M. Losey
Captain Robert Moffat Losey (May 27, 1908 – April 21, 1940), an aeronautical meteorologist, is considered to be the first American military casualty in World War II. While serving as a military ...
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Michael Turner (cosmologist)
Michael S. Turner is a theoretical cosmologist, who coined the term dark energy in 1998.He is the Bruce V. & Diana M. Rauner Distinguished Service Professor at the University of Chicago, and was f...
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Donald Norton Yates
Donald Norton Yates (November 25, 1909 – August 28, 1993) was the US Army Air Force officer who helped select June 6, 1944 as the date for D-Day, the Allied invasion of Europe, in his capacity a...