Blas Cabrera
Blas Cabrera is a physicist at Stanford University best known for his experiment in search of magnetic monopoles. He is the son of Spanish physicist Nicolás Cabrera and the grandson of Blas Cabrera Fe...
Savas Dimopoulos
Savas Dimopoulos (Greek: Σάββας Δημόπουλος; born 1952) is a particle physicist at Stanford University. He worked at CERN from 1994 to 1997. Dimopoulos is well known for his work on constructing theori...
Leonard I. Schiff
Leonard Isaac Schiff was born in Fall River, Massachusetts on March 29, 1915 and died on January 21, 1971 in Stanford, California.He was a physicist best known for his book Quantum Mechanics.
Leon...
David L. Webster
David Locke Webster (November 6, 1888 - December 17, 1976) was an American physicist and physics professor, whose early research on X-rays and Parson's magneton influenced Arthur Compton.
David Lo...
Edward Ginzton
Edward Leonard Ginzton (December 27, 1915 – August 13, 1998) was a Ukrainian-American physicist.
Ginzton completed his B.S. (1936) and M.S. (1937) in Electrical Engineering at the University...
Malcolm Beasley
Malcolm Roy Beasley (born 1940) is an American physicist. He is Professor Emeritus of Applied Physics at Stanford University. He is known for his research related to superconductivity. He served as ...
Shoucheng Zhang
Shoucheng Zhang (张首晟) is the JG Jackson and CJ Wood professor of physics at Stanford University. He is a condensed matter theorist known for his work on topological insulators, quantum spin Hall effec...
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Persis Drell
Persis S. Drell (born December 30, 1955) is an American physicist best known for her expertise in the field of particle physics. She was the director of the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory from ...
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Perley Ason Ross
Perley Ason Ross (6 April 1883 - 13 March 1939) was a U.S. experimental physicist who worked, carefully and without seeking publicity, at some essential problems in the behaviour of X-rays.Born in Pan...
Robert B. Laughlin
Robert Betts Laughlin (born November 1, 1950) is the Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Professor of Physics and Applied Physics at Stanford University. Along with Horst L. Störmer of Columbia University...
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Robert Hofstadter
Robert Hofstadter (February 5, 1915 – November 17, 1990) was an American physicist. He was the joint winner of the 1961 Nobel Prize in Physics (together with Rudolf Mössbauer) "for his pioneerin...
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Francis Everitt
C. W. Francis Everitt is a US-based English physicist working on experimental testing of general relativity. Everitt was educated at Imperial College London and the University of Pennsylvania in low-t...
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Wolfgang K. H. Panofsky
Wolfgang Kurt Hermann "Pief" Panofsky (April 24, 1919 – September 24, 2007), was a physicist who won many awards including the National Medal of Science.
Panofsky was born the son of renowne...
Shamit Kachru
Shamit Kachru (Kashmiri: शमित काचरू , شمت کاچرو ; born 1970) is a string theorist and a professor of physics at Stanford University and at Stanford Linear Accelerator Center (SLAC). He is the son ...
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...
Stephen Shenker
Stephen Hart Shenker (born 1953) is an American theoretical physicist who works on string theory. He is a professor at Stanford University and former director of the Stanford Institute for Theoretical...
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Peter Galison
Peter Louis Galison (born 1955, New York) is the Joseph Pellegrino University Professor in History of Science and Physics at Harvard University. He received his Ph.D. from Harvard University in both ...
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Steven Chu
Steven Chu (Chinese: 朱棣文; pinyin: Zhū Dìwén, born February 28, 1948) is an Chinese American physicist who served as the 12th United States Secretary of Energy from 2009 to 2013. Chu is known f...
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Theodor W. Hänsch
Theodor Wolfgang Hänsch (born 30 October 1941) is a German physicist. He received one fourth of the 2005 Nobel Prize in Physics for "contributions to the development of laser-based precision spectrosc...
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Eva Silverstein
Eva Silverstein (born October 24, 1970) is an American physicist and string theorist. She is best known for her work on tachyon condensation in string theory and resulting resolution of some spacetim...
Felix Bloch
Felix Bloch (October 23, 1905 – September 10, 1983) was a Swiss physicist, working mainly in the U.S.
Bloch was born in Zürich, Switzerland to Jewish parents Gustav and Agnes Bloch. He was educate...
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Fernando Sanford
Fernando Sanford (1854 – 1948) was an American physicist and university professor. He was one of the 22 "pioneer professors" (founding faculty) for Stanford University. Sanford was born on a farm near...
Tom Abel
Tom Abel (born 1970) is a cosmologist who first simulated the collapse of a metal-free massive star that belongs to the first generation of stars in the Universe. This work was done in collaboration ...
Scott Boman
Scott Avery "Scotty" Boman (born April 14, 1962) is a Libertarian politician from Michigan. He has been one of Michigan’s top third-party vote-getters in every election since 2000, and his name is con...
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Helen Quinn
Helen Rhoda Quinn (born 19 May 1943 in Melbourne) is an Australian-born particle physicist whose contributions to the search for a unified theory for the three types of particle interactions (strong, ...
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