Physicists

Frank Wilczek

Frank Wilczek

May 15, 1951 -

Physicist

Theodore Maiman

Theodore Maiman

July 11, 1927 - May 5, 2007

Physicists

Julian Schwinger

Julian Schwinger

February 12, 1918 - July 16, 1994

American physicist

Johann Weyer

Johann Weyer

1 January 1515 - 24 February 1588

Dutch physician

Dayton Miller

Dayton Miller

March 13, 1866 - February 22, 1941

Physicists

James David Forbes

James David Forbes

20 April 1809 - 31 December 1868

Physicists

James Van Allen

James Van Allen

September 7, 1914 - August 9, 2006

American nuclear physicist

Louis Néel

Louis Néel

22 November 1904 - 17 November 2000

Physicists

Pavel Cherenkov

Pavel Cherenkov

15 July 1904 - 6 January 1990

Physicists

Bernardo Houssay

Bernardo Houssay

1887 - 1971

Argentine physician

Chien-Shiung Wu

Chien-Shiung Wu

May 31, 1912 - February 16, 1997

American nuclear physicist

Tsung-Dao Lee

Tsung-Dao Lee

November 24, 1926 -

Nobel Prize-winning physicist

Chen Ning Yang

Chen Ning Yang

September 22, 1922 -

Nobel Prize-winning physicist

Samuel C. C. Ting

Samuel C. C. Ting

27 January 1936 -

Physicist

Friedrich Paschen

Friedrich Paschen

January 22, 1865 - February 25, 1947

Physicists

Sir William Gull, 1st Baronet

Sir William Gull, 1st Baronet

31 December 1816 - 29 January 1890

Physician

Virginia Apgar

Virginia Apgar

June 7, 1909 - August 7, 1974

Physician who developed the Apgar score

Gene Amdahl

Gene Amdahl

November 16, 1922 -

American physicist

Walter H. Schottky

Walter H. Schottky

23 July 1886 - 4 March 1976

German physicist

Frits Zernike

Frits Zernike

July 16, 1888 - 1966

Dutch physicist

Carl Wieman

Carl Wieman

1951 -

Physicist

Christiaan Eijkman

Christiaan Eijkman

11 August 1858 - 5 November 1930

Dutch physician

Charles Louis Alphonse Laveran

Charles Louis Alphonse Laveran

18 June 1845 - 18 May 1922

French physician

Richard Lower (physician)

Richard Lower (physician)

1631 - 17 January 1691

English physician who played an important part in the development of medical science

Niels Ryberg Finsen

Niels Ryberg Finsen

December 15, 1860 - September 24, 1904

Physician and scientist of Icelandic descent, awarded the Nobel Prize in Medicine and Physiology in 1903

Rudolf Mössbauer

Rudolf Mössbauer

January 31, 1929 - September 14, 2011

german nuclear physicist

Arthur Wightman

Arthur Wightman

March 30, 1922 - January 13, 2013

Physicist

Johannes Diderik van der Waals

Johannes Diderik van der Waals

November 23, 1837 - [[Diederik Korteweg]]

Physicist

Igor Kurchatov

Igor Kurchatov

12 January 1903 - 7 February 1960

Russian nuclear physicist

Leo Esaki

Leo Esaki

March 12, 1925 -

Physicists

Hippolyte Fizeau

Hippolyte Fizeau

23 September 1819 - 18 September 1896

Physicists

Léon Foucault

Léon Foucault

September 18, 1819 - 1868

Physicists

Arnold Sommerfeld

Arnold Sommerfeld

5 December 1868 - 26 April 1951

Physicist

Amory Lovins

Amory Lovins

November 13, 1947 -

Physicists

Joel Fuhrman

Joel Fuhrman

1953 -

Family Physician and Author

Marie Alfred Cornu

Marie Alfred Cornu

March 6, 1841 - April 12, 1902

Physicists

Charles-Augustin de Coulomb

Charles-Augustin de Coulomb

14 June 1736 - 23 August 1806

Physicists

Evangelista Torricelli

Evangelista Torricelli

15 October 1608 - 25 October 1647

Italian physicist

Richard Beeching, Baron Beeching

Richard Beeching, Baron Beeching

21 April 1913 - 23 March 1985

Chairman of British Railways, physicist and engineer

Pieter Zeeman

Pieter Zeeman

May 25, 1865 - October 9, 1943

Physicist

Thomas Addison

Thomas Addison

2 April 1793 - 29 June 1860

Physician, scientist

Steven Weinberg

Steven Weinberg

May 3, 1933 -

American physicist

Carlo Urbani

Carlo Urbani

1956 - 2003

Italian physician

Benoît Paul Émile Clapeyron

Benoît Paul Émile Clapeyron

26 February 1799 - 28 January 1864

Physicists

Carl Zeiss

Carl Zeiss

11 September 1816 - 3 December 1888

German optical physicist

Johannes Rydberg

Johannes Rydberg

November 8, 1854 - December 28, 1919

Swedish physicist

Isidor Isaac Rabi

Isidor Isaac Rabi

29 July 1898 - 11 January 1988

US physicist

Rudolph Koenig

Rudolph Koenig

November 26, 1832 - October 2, 1901

Physicist

Masatoshi Koshiba

Masatoshi Koshiba

September 19, 1926 -

Physicist

Wilhelm Eduard Weber

Wilhelm Eduard Weber

October 24, 1804 - June 23, 1891

Physicist

Michael Servetus

Michael Servetus

29 September 1511 - 27 October 1553

Spanish physician

Hideki Yukawa

Hideki Yukawa

23 January 1907 - 8 September 1981

Japanese theoretical physicist

Joseph Henry

Joseph Henry

17 December 1797 - 13 May 1878

Physicists

Torahiko Terada

Torahiko Terada

November 28, 1878 - December 31, 1935

Japanese physicist

Hans Bethe

Hans Bethe

July 2, 1906 - March 6, 2005

Physicist

Samuel Hahnemann

Samuel Hahnemann

10 April 1755 - 2 July 1843

German physician, founder of homeopathic medicine

Severo Ochoa

Severo Ochoa

1905 - 1993

Spanish physician

Richard Lindzen

Richard Lindzen

February 8, 1940 -

Physicists

Abhay Ashtekar

Abhay Ashtekar

July 5, 1949 -

Physicists

Ronald McNair

Ronald McNair

October 21, 1950 - January 28, 1986

Physicist, astronaut

Laurel Clark

Laurel Clark

March 10, 1961 - February 1, 2003

American physician & astronaut<br/>perished aboard STS-107

Claude Pouillet

Claude Pouillet

16 February 1791 - 14 June 1868

Physicists

Max Tegmark

Max Tegmark

5 May 1967 -

Cosmologist

Rudolf Clausius

Rudolf Clausius

2 January 1822 - 24 August 1888

Physicists

James Chadwick

James Chadwick

20 October 1891 - 24 July 1974

English physicist who was awarded the 1935 Nobel Prize in physics for his discovery of the neutron in 1932. He was the head of the British scientists who worked on the Manhattan Project during World War II.

Dennis Gabor

Dennis Gabor

5 June 1900 - 8 February 1979

Nobel Prize-winning physicist and inventor of holography

Woldemar Voigt

Woldemar Voigt

2 September 1850 - 13 December 1919

German physicist

Lee Smolin

Lee Smolin

1955 -

American cosmologist

Shirley Ann Jackson

Shirley Ann Jackson

1946 -

American physicist

Alan Lightman

Alan Lightman

November 28, 1948 -

Physicist, science writer, essayist, novelist

John Stewart Bell

John Stewart Bell

28 June 1928 - 1 October 1990

Irish physicist

Oliver Sacks

Oliver Sacks

9 July 1933 -

physician, author

John C. Baez

John C. Baez

June 12, 1961 -

American mathematical physicist

Arvo Ylppö

Arvo Ylppö

27 October 1887 - 27 January 1992

Finnish physician

Edwin Thompson Jaynes

Edwin Thompson Jaynes

July 5, 1922 - April 30, 1998

American physicist

William Gilbert (astronomer)

William Gilbert (astronomer)

24 May 1544 - 30 November 1603

English Magnetician, Physician

Bill Frist

Bill Frist

February 22, 1952 -

physician, businessman, and politician

Mahmoud Hessaby

Mahmoud Hessaby

February 23, 1903 - August 3, 1992

Physicists

Robert J. Van de Graaff

Robert J. Van de Graaff

20 December 1901 - 16 January 1967

physicist, inventor of Van de Graaff generator

Ettore Majorana

Ettore Majorana

1906 - 1938

Physicists

Frederick Reines

Frederick Reines

March 16, 1918 - August 26, 1998

Physicists

Jennie Kidd Trout

Jennie Kidd Trout

April 21, 1841 - November 32, 1921

Canadian physician

Friedrich Ernst Dorn

Friedrich Ernst Dorn

27 July 1848 - 16 December 1916

Physicists

Paracelsus

Paracelsus

11 November or 17 December 1493 - 24 September 1541

physician, occultist

Wilhelm Wien

Wilhelm Wien

January 13, 1864 - August 30, 1928

Physicist

Ernst Ruska

Ernst Ruska

25 December 1906 - 27 May 1988

German physicist

William Osler

William Osler

1849 - 1919

pathologist, physician, educator, bibliophile, historian, author, cofounder of Johns Hopkins Hospital

Axel Munthe

Axel Munthe

October 31, 1857 - February 11, 1949

Swedish physician

Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar

Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar

19 October 1910 - 21 August 1995

Physicist

Pierre Louis Dulong

Pierre Louis Dulong

12 February 1785 - 19 July 1838

Physicists

Ernst Gottfried Baldinger

Ernst Gottfried Baldinger

13 May 1738 - 21 January 1804

Physician

Maria Goeppert-Mayer

Maria Goeppert-Mayer

June 28, 1906 - February 20, 1972

Physicist

Joseph Swan

Joseph Swan

31 October 1828 - 27 May 1914

British physicist and inventor

Willem Hendrik Keesom

Willem Hendrik Keesom

21 June 1876 - 24 March 1956

Dutch physicist

George H. Tichenor

George H. Tichenor

April 12, 1837 - January 14, 1923

American physician and Confederate Army officer

Auguste Piccard

Auguste Piccard

28 January 1884 - 24 March 1962

Physicists

Robert Hofstadter

Robert Hofstadter

February 5, 1915 - November 17, 1990

Physicists

Riccardo Giacconi

Riccardo Giacconi

October 6, 1931 -

Physicist

John Vincent Atanasoff

John Vincent Atanasoff

October 4, 1903 - June 15, 1995

American computer pioneer

Sally Ride

Sally Ride

1951 - 2012

American Physicist and Astronaut


Living octopus

Living octopus

In countries which are located near sea coasts, sea food is an important part of national cuisine