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A
Philip Abelson
Elihu Abrahams
Alexei Abrikosov
Andreas Acrivos
Robert Adair
Eric Adelberger
Stephen Adler
Ronald Adrian
Gabriel Aeppli
Harold Agnew
Yakir Aharonov
Guenter Ahlers
Michael Aizenman
Berni Alder
A. Paul Alivisatos
Samuel Allison
Gerald Almy
Boris Altshuler
Luis Alvarez
Michael Anastasio
Ansel "Andy" Anderson
Arthur Anderson
Carl Anderson
Herbert Anderson
John D. Anderson
Philip Anderson
Leroy Apker
Joel Appelbaum
John Armstrong
Raymond Arnold
Richard Arnowitt
Samuel Aronson
Neil Ashcroft
Arthur Ashkin
David Aspnes
Robert Austin
David Awschalom

B
Robert Bacher
John Bahcall
Edgar Bain
Kenneth Bainbridge
Robert Balluffi
James Bardeen
John Bardeen
William Bardeen
Valentine Bargmann
Barry Barish
Henry "Heinz" Barschall
Harry Bateman
Roger Batzel
Ernst Bauer
Gordon Baym
Jesse Beams
Charles Bean
Malcolm Beasley
Benjamin Bederson
George Benedek
Charles Bennett
James Bergquist
Lloyd Berkner
Stephan Berko
Ira Bernstein
Richard Bersohn
George Bertsch
Hans Bethe
William Bialek
Arthur Bienenstock
Manfred Biondi
A. Francis Birch
Raymond Birge
Robert Birgeneau
David Bishop
Francis Bitter
Jacob Bjerknes
James "BJ" Bjorken
Walker Bleakney
Felix Bloch
Nicolaas Bloembergen
Henry Blosser
Martin Blume
Hendrik Bode
Felix Boehm
David Bohm
Lowell Bollinger
Tom Bonner
Henry Booker
Eugene Booth
J. David Bowman
Willard Boyle
Norris Bradbury
Lewis Branscomb
Walter Brattain
Gregory Breit
Howard Brenner
Richard Brewer
Percy Bridgman
Lyman Briggs
Léon Brillouin
William Brinkman
Robert Brode
D. Allan Bromley
Harvey Brooks
Gerald Brown
Harold Brown
John Browne
Keith Brueckner
Solomon Buchsbaum
Oliver Buckley
Philip Bucksbaum
Patricia Burchat
Elias Burstein
Vannevar Bush
Robert Byer

C
Blas Cabrera
John Cahn
Curtis Callan
Herbert Callen
David Campbell
Juan Carlos Campuzano
Manuel Cardona
George Carrier
Kenneth Case
Richard Casten
Robert Cava
David Ceperley
Yves Chabal
Paul Chaikin
Joseph Chamberlain
Owen Chamberlain
Moses Chan
David Chandler
Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar
Leroy Chang
Jule Charney
Praveen Chaudhari
Daniel Chemla
Francis Chen
Geoffrey Chew
Marvin Chodorow
Norman Christ
Robert Christy
Ching-Wu "Paul" Chu
Steven Chu
Alan Chynoweth
Noel Clark
John Clarke
John Clauser
Gerald Clemence
Albert Clogston
William Coblentz
C. Lewis Cocke
Bernard Cohen
Marvin Cohen
Morrel Cohen
Julian Cole
Sidney Coleman
Samuel Collins
Eugene Commins
Arthur Compton
Karl Compton
James Conant
Edward Condon
Esther Conwell
Rodney Cool
William Coolidge
Leon Cooper
Susan Coppersmith
Bruno Coppi
Allan Cormack
Eric Cornell
Stanley Corrsin
Dale Corson
Ernest Courant
Richard Courant
George Crabtree
H. Richard Crane
Edward Cruetz
Henry Crew
Albert Crewe
James Cronin
Herman Cummins
C. Chapin Cutler

D
Alexander Dalgarno
Farrington Daniels
Sidney Darlington
J. Gregory Dash
Roger Dashen
Sheldon Datz
Edward David Jr.
Ronald Davidson
Bergen Davis
J. C. Séamus Davis
Raymond Davis Jr.
Stephen Davis
Clinton Davisson
John Dawson
Arthur Day
Peter Debye
Hans Dehmelt
Max Delbrück
Arthur Dempster
Joseph Demuth
David Dennison
Stanley Deser
Martin Deutsch
Samuel Devons
Bryce DeWitt
Richard Diamond
Robert Dicke
Francis DiSalvo
Gerald Dolan
Thomas Donahue
Jonathan Dorfan
James Drake
Charles Draper
Persis Drell
Sidney Drell
Mildred Dresselhaus
Harry Drickamer
Hugh Dryden
Lee DuBridge
Robert Duffield
Charles Duke
Jesse DuMond
Gordon Dunn
John Dunning
Pol Duwez
Robert Dynes
Freeman Dyson

E
Dean Eastman
Carl Eckart
Lewis Edelheit
Harold Edgerton
David Edwards
Gert Ehrlich
Donald Eigler
Albert Einstein
Luther Eisenhart
James Eisenstein
Walter Elsasser
Victor Emery
Howard Emmons
Harald Enge
Paul Epstein
Leo Esaki
Thomas Everhart

F
William Fairbank Sr.
Roger Falcone
Leopoldo Falicov
Frank Fang
Ugo Fano
Eugene Feenberg
George Feher
Peter Feibelman
Mitchell Feigenbaum
Gerald "Gary" Feinberg
Michael Ference
Enrico Fermi
Herman Feshbach
Alexander Fetter
Richard Feynman
Nathaniel Fisch
Michael Fisher
James Fisk
Zachary Fisk
Val Fitch
John Fleming
Harvey Fletcher
James Fletcher
Paul Fleury
Willis Flygare
Henry Foley
Paul Foote
Scott Forbush
E. Norval Fortson
John Foster Jr.
Alan Fowler
William A. Fowler
James Franck
Hans Frauenfelder
Benjamin Chalmers Frazer
Daniel Freedman
Stuart Freedman
Herbert Friedman
Jerome Friedman
Kurt Friedrichs
Edward Frieman
Hellmut Fritzsche
Robert Frosch
Theodore Fulton
Dave Fultz
Wendell Furry
Harold Furth

G
Gerald Gabrielse
Mary Gaillard
Thomas Gallagher
John Galt
George Gamow
Richard Garwin
S. James Gates, Jr.
Theodore Geballe
Neil Gehrels
Murray Gell-Mann
Margaret Geller
Howard Georgi
Riccardo Giacconi
Ivar Giaever
William Giauque
John Gibbons
Donald Ginsberg
Edward Ginzton
Steven Girvin
Donald Glaser
Sheldon Glashow
Roy Glauber
James Glimm
Valery Godyak
Marvin "Murph" Goldberger
Nigel Goldenfeld
Gerson Goldhaber
Gertrude Scharff Goldhaber
Maurice Goldhaber
Allen Goldman
Jeffrey Goldstone
Jerry Gollub
Robert Gomer
John Goodenough
Charles Goodman
Walter Gordy
Lev Gor'kov
Arthur Gossard
Samuel Goudsmit
Roy Gould
Harold Grad
Chris Greene
John Greene
Laura Greene
Kenneth Greisen
Hans Griem
Robert Griffiths
David Griggs
David Gross
Hermann Grunder
Ross Gunn
Alan Guth
Herbert Gutowsky
Martin Gutzwiller

H
Willy Haeberli
Lawrence Hafstad
Homer Hagstrum
Erwin Hahn
F. Duncan M. Haldane
John L. Hall
Bertrand Halperin
Donald Hamann
William Hansen
William Happer
John C. Hardy
James Hartle
Bernhard Haurwitz
Hermann Haus
Leland Haworth
Wick Haxton
Siegfried Hecker
Alan Heeger
Frances Hellman
Robert Hellwarth
A. Carl Helmholz
Ernest Henley
Louis Henyey
Raymond Herb
W. Conyers Herring
Noah Hershkowitz
Karl Herzfeld
H. van Norman Hilberry
Edward Hill
Franz Himpsel
John Hirth
Robert Hofstadter
Pierre Hohenberg
John Holdren
Theodore Holstein
Roy Holt
George "Bud" Homsy
John Hopfield
Paul Horn
Gary Horowitz
William Houston
Louis Howard
Vernon Hughes
Albert Hull
John Hulm
Russell Hulse
Jerome Hunsaker
Fazle Hussain
John Huth

I
Francesco Iachello
Eric Isaacs
Herbert Ives

J
Barbara Jacak
Roman Jackiw
J. David Jackson
Shirley Ann Jackson
Arthur Jaffe
Jainendra Jain
Ali Javan
Carson Jeffries
Frank Jewett
Deborah Jin
John Joannopoulos
Peter D. Johnson
Robert T. Jones
Daniel Joseph
Chandrasekhar Joshi
Paul Julienne

K
Leo Kadanoff
Steven Kahn
Arthur Kantrowitz
Charles Kao
Victoria Kaspi
Marc Kastner
William Kaula
Mervin Kelly
Edwin Kemble
Henry Kendall
Charles Kennel
Robert Kent
Donald Kerr
Donald Kerst
Wolfgang Ketterle
Frederick Keyes
George "Jay" Keyworth II
Jack Kilby
Thomas Killian
H. Jeffrey Kimble
Toichiro Kinoshita
Paul Kirkpatrick
John Kirkwood
John Kirtley
George Kistiakowsky
Charles Kittel
Steven Kivelson
Philip Klebanoff
Martin Klein
Miles Klein
Daniel Kleppner
Paul Klopsteg
Edward Knapp
Walter Kohn
Rudolf Kompfner
Steven Koonin
Robert Kraichnan
William Kraushaar
Herbert Kroemer
Norman Kroll
William Kruer
James Krumhansl
Martin Kruskal
Mark Kryder
Russell Kulsrud
Polykarp Kusch

L
Max Lagally
Willis Lamb Jr.
Walter Lambert
Rolf Landauer
James Lander
Neal Lane
Norton Lang
Andrew Lange
Donald Langenberg
James Langer
Otto Laporte
Robert Laughlin
Charles Lauritsen
Thomas Lauritsen
Ernest Lawrence
Benjamin Lax
Melvin Lax
David Lazarus
L. Gary Leal
Joel Lebowitz
Leon Lederman
David Lee
Patrick Lee
Tsung-Dao Lee
Anthony Leggett
Robert Leighton
Dov Levine
Albert Libchaber
Elliott Lieb
Hans Liepmann
Chia-Chiao Lin
Andrei Linde
John Lindl
M. Stanley Livingston
Alfred Loomis
F. Wheeler Loomis
Steven Louie
Francis Low
Thomas Lubensky
John Lumley
Thomas Lundgren
Joaquin "Quin" Luttinger
Theodore Lyman
Claude Lyneis

M
Allan MacDonald
Gordon MacDonald
J. Ross MacDonald
George Mackey
Gerald Mahan
Theodore Maiman
Juan Maldacena
John Malmberg
Leonard Mandel
Benoît Mandelbrot
Stanley Mandelstam
M. Brian Maple
John Marburger III
Robert Marshak
Paul Martin
Max Mason
Walter Massey
John Mather
Bernd Matthias
Tony Maxworthy
Michael May
Joseph Mayer
Maria Goeppert Mayer
Barry McCoy
Boyce "Mac" McDaniel
James McGroddy
Christopher McKee
Robert McKeown
William McLean
Edwin McMillan
William L. McMillan
John McTague
William Meggers
Donald Menzel
N. David Mermin
Ernest Merritt
Eugen Merzbacher
Robert Meservey
Robert Meyer
Walter Meyerhof
Bernard Meyerson
Roy Middleton
George Miller
Clark Millikan
Robert Millikan
Andrew Millis
Raymond Mindlin
Charles Misner
Parviz Moin
Elliott Montroll
Jagadeesh Moodera
Philip Morrison
H. Marston Morse
Philip Morse
Jürgen Moser
Joel Moss
Marvin Moss
Burton Moyer
Erwin Müller
Robert Mulliken
William Mullins
Francis Murnaghan
Margaret Murnane
Cherry Murray

N
Shoji Nagamiya
Sidney Nagel
Yoichiro Nambu
G. Peter Nanos
Albert Narath
Seth Neddermeyer
Ann E. Nelson
David R. Nelson
Edward Ney
Alfred Nier
William Nierenberg
Robert Novick
Robert Noyce
John Nuckolls
David Nygren

O
Piermaria Oddone
Harry Olson
Thomas O'Neil
Lars Onsager
José Onuchic
J. Robert Oppenheimer
Yuri Orlov
Douglas Osheroff
Julio Ottino
Albert Overhauser

P
Bohdan Paczynski
Lyman Page
George Pake
Robert Palmer
Vijay Pandharipande
Wolfgang "Pief" Panofsky
Eugene Parker
C. Kumar N. Patel
Stanton Peale
Gerald Pearson
George Pegram
Chaim Pekeris
Arno Penzias
John Peoples Jr.
John Perdew
Martin Perl
Isadore Perlman
Saul Perlmutter
William Pfann
James Phillips
Julia Phillips
William Phillips
Steven Pieper
George Pierce
Aron Pinczuk
David Pines
Emanuel Piore
E. Ward Plummer
Robert Pohl
Joseph Polchinski
H. David Politzer
Robert Pollock
Alexander Polyakov
Stephen Pope
Miklos Porkolab
Arthur Poskanzer
Richard Post
Robert Pound
William Prager
Charles Prescott
Frank Press
P. Buford Price
Henry Primakoff
David Pritchard
Edward Purcell

Q
Helen Quinn

R
Isidor Isaac "I. I." Rabi
Krishnan Raghavachari
L. James Rainwater
Norman Ramsey
Harrison Randall
Lisa Randall
William Raney
Norman Rasmussen
Nicholas Read
Frederick Reines
John Reppy
John Reynolds
Oscar Rice
T. Maurice Rice
Paul Richards
Robert Richardson
Geraldine Richmond
Burton Richter
Leonard Rieser
Adam Riess
Howard Percy "Bob" Robertson
R. G. Hamish Robertson
C. Paul Robinson
Donald Robson
Marshall Rosenbluth
Arthur Rosenfeld
Anatol Roshko
Robert Rosner
Frank Ross
Carl-Gustaf Rossby
Bruno Rossi
Norman Rostoker
John Rowell
Malvin Ruderman
Isadore Rudnick
Henry Russell

S
Allan Sachs
Robert Sachs
Roald Sagdeev
Nicholas Samios
Jack Sandweiss
Myriam Sarachik
G. Raymond Satchler
Frederick Saunders
Douglas Scalapino
Arthur Schawlow
Leonard Schiff
John Schiffer
Menahem Schiffer
Roland Schmitt
David Schramm
J. Robert Schrieffer
Alan Schriesheim
Galen Schubauer
George Schulz
Melvin Schwartz
John Schwarz
Julian Schwinger
Don Scifres
Frank Sciulli
Glenn Seaborg
William Sears
Irving Segal
Emilio Segrè
Nathan Seiberg
Frederick Seitz
Robert Serber
Andrew Sessler
Le Jeu Sham
Charles Shank
Marjorie Shapiro
Yuen-Ron Shen
Zhi-Xun "ZX" Shen
Allen Shenstone
Gen Shirane
David Shirley
Melvyn Shochet
William Shockley
Clifford Shull
Ralph Simmons
John Simpson
Yakov Sinai
John Slater
Joseph Slepian
Charles Slichter
Louis Slichter
Richard Smalley
George E. Smith
Neville Smith
George Smoot
Henry Smyth
Peter Sorokin
Thomas Spencer
William Spicer
Frank Spitzer
Lyman Spitzer Jr.
Gene Sprouse
Larry Spruch
H. Eugene Stanley
Chauncey Starr
Richard Stein
Jack Steinberger
Herbert Steiner
Paul Steinhardt
Frank Stephens
Otto Stern
H. Guyford Stever
George Stewart
Phillip Stiles
Frank Stillinger
Thomas Stix
Joachim Stöhr
Horst Störmer
Julius Stratton
J. Curry Street
Andrew Strominger
Christopher Stubbs
Ravi Sudan
Harry Suhl
C. Guy Suits
Jeremiah Sullivan
Leonard Susskind
William Swann
Harry Swinney
Leo Szilard

T
David Tank
Gerald Tape
C. Bruce Tarter
John Tate
Jan Tauc
Joseph Taylor Jr.
Richard Taylor
Paul Tedrow
Valentine Telegdi
Edward Teller
Frederick Terman
Jerry Tersoff
Saul Teukolsky
David G. Thomas
Gareth Thomas
Llewellyn Thomas
Tracy Thomas
Kip Thorne
David Thouless
Maury Tigner
Stephen Timoshenko
Samuel Ting
Michael Tinkham
Alvin Tollestrup
Richard Tolman
Richard Tousey
Charles Townes
Sam Treiman
George Trilling
Rudolf Tromp
Chang Tsuei
Daniel Tsui
Anthony Turkevich
Michael Turner
Merle Tuve

U
George Uhlenbeck
Stanislaw Ulam
Harold Urey

V
Cumrun Vafa
James Van Allen
Robert Van de Graaff
Dale Van Harlingen
Peter van Nieuwenhuizen
John Van Vleck
E. Harry Vestine
George Vineyard
Theodore von Kármán
John von Neumann

W
Robert Wald
J. Dirk Walecka
Ernest Warburton
Alan Waterman
George Watkins
Kenneth Watson
John Waymouth
Maurice Webb
Richard Webb
Ernst Weber
David Webster II
John Weeks
Alvin Weinberg
Erick Weinberg
Steven Weinberg
Rainer Weiss
Victor Weisskopf
Samuel Weissman
David Weitz
Gregor Wentzel
George Wetherill
Hermann Weyl
John Wheatley
John Wheeler
Robert White
Gian Wick
Carl Wieman
Jerome Wiesner
Arthur Wightman
Eugene Wigner
Frank Wilczek
David Wilkinson
Clifford Will
Robert Willett
Ellen Williams
John H. Williams
William Willmarth
Kenneth Wilson
Robert R. Wilson
Robert W. Wilson
John Winckler
David Wineland
Bruce Winstein
Robert Wiringa
Mark Wise
Michael Witherell
Edward Witten
Stanley Wojcicki
Lincoln Wolfenstein
Robert Wood
Stanford Woosley
Chien-Shiung Wu
Tai Tsun Wu
Theodore Yao-Tsu Wu

X

Y
Chen Ning "Frank" Yang
Amnon Yariv
Jun Ye
Chia-Shun "Gus" Yih
Herbert York
James York

Z
Jerrold Zacharias
Alexander Zamolodchikov
John Zeleny
Walter Zinn
Bruno Zumino
George Zweig
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