Petr Chylek
Petr Chylek is a researcher for Space and Remote Sensing Sciences atLos Alamos National Laboratory. Prior to becoming a government researcher in 2001, Chylek was a Professor at several US and Canadia...
Mitchell Feigenbaum
Mitchell Jay Feigenbaum (born December 19, 1944) is a mathematical physicist whose pioneering studies in chaos theory led to the discovery of the Feigenbaum constants.
Feigenbaum was born in New Y...
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Paul Ginsparg
Paul Henry Ginsparg (born, January 01, 1955), on Saturday, is a physicist widely known for his development of the ArXiv.org e-print archive and for contributions to theoretical physics, starting in 19...
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Charles Critchfield
Charles Louis Critchfield (June 7, 1910 – February 12, 1994) was an American mathematical physicist. A graduate of George Washington University, where he earned his PhD in Physics under the direction ...
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Samuel King Allison
Samuel King Allison (November 13, 1900 – September 15, 1965) was an American physicist, most notable for his role in the Manhattan Project, for which he was awarded the Medal for Merit. He was directo...
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John Wheatley (physicist)
John C. Wheatley (17 February 1927, Tucson – 10 May 1986, Los Angeles) was an American experimental physicist who worked on quantum fluids at low and very low temperatures.
Wheatley received his B...
Jack G. Hills
Jack G. Hills is a theorist of stellar dynamics. He worked on the Oort cloud; the inner part of it, the Hills cloud, was named after him. He spent much of his professional career at Los Alamos Nation...
James A. Krumhansl
James Arthur "Jim" Krumhansl (August 2, 1919 – May 6, 2004) was an American physicist who specialized in condensed matter physics and materials science. He spent much of his career at Cornell Universi...
Bernard Waldman
Bernard Waldman (October 12, 1913 – November 1, 1986) was an American physicist who flew on the Hiroshima atomic bombing mission as a cameraman during World War II.A graduate of New York University, j...
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Michael R. Anastasio
Michael Anastasio (born 1948) led two national science laboratories during a time of transition. He was the director of the Los Alamos National Laboratory and president of the Los Alamos National Secu...
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Sidney Drell
Sidney David Drell (born September 13, 1926, Atlantic City) American theoretical physicist and arms control expert. He is a professor emeritus at the Stanford Linear Accelerator Center (SLAC) and seni...
George Zweig
George Zweig (born May 30, 1937) is an American physicist. He was trained as a particle physicist under Richard Feynman. He introduced, independently of Murray Gell-Mann, the quark model (although he ...
Siegfried Hecker
Siegfried S. Hecker is an American nuclear scientist and metallurgist who served as the Director of the Los Alamos National Laboratory from 1986 till 1997. Austrian by birth, he is a Professor (resear...
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Harold Agnew
Harold Melvin Agnew (March 28, 1921 – September 29, 2013) was an American physicist, best known for having flown as a scientific observer on the Hiroshima bombing mission and, later, as the third dire...
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Donald Kerr
Donald MacLean Kerr, Jr. (born April 8, 1939) served as the Principal Deputy Director of National Intelligence from 2007 to 2009. He was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on Thursday, October 4, 2007. He ...
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Hugh Bradner
Hugh Bradner (November 5, 1915 – May 5, 2008) was an American physicist at the University of California who is credited with inventing the neoprene wetsuit, which helped to revolutionize scuba diving....
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Luis Walter Alvarez
Luis Walter Alvarez (June 13, 1911 – September 1, 1988) was an American experimental physicist, inventor, and professor who was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1968. The American Journal of Phys...
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Hans Frauenfelder
Hans Frauenfelder (born June 28, 1922) is a physicist and biophysicist notable for his discovery of perturbed angular correlation (PAC) in 1951. In the modern day, PAC spectroscopy is widely used in t...
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Peter A. Carruthers
Peter Carruthers (1935 – August 3, 1997) was an American physicist best known for leading the theoretical division of Los Alamos National Laboratory from 1973 until 1980.
Peter Carruthers was born...
Giday WoldeGabriel
Giday WoldeGabriel is an Ethiopian geologist at Los Alamos National Laboratory, who co-discovered human skeletal remains at Herto Bouri, Ethiopia that revealed a transition into modern humans (Homo sa...