Humphry Davy

Humphry Davy : biography 17 December 1778 - 29 May 1829 The party left Paris in December 1813, travelling south to Italy.For information on the...

Enrico Fermi

Enrico Fermi : biography 29 September 1901 - 28 November 1954 Fermi was known as an inspiring teacher, and was noted for his attention to...

Andrei Sakharov

Andrei Sakharov : biography May 21, 1921 - December 14, 1989 Support for peaceful use of nuclear technology In 1950 he also proposed an idea...

Niels Bohr

Niels Bohr : biography 07 October 1885 - 18 November 1962 On the 1st of August in Copenhagen Bohr married Margaret Norlund, the sister of...

John Pasta

John Pasta : biography 1918 - 1984 John R. Pasta (1918–1984) was an American Computational physicist and computer scientist who is remembered today...

Arthur Schuster

Arthur Schuster : biography 12 September 1851 - 17 October 1934 Sir Franz Arthur Friedrich Schuster FRS (12 September 1851 – 17 October...

Gabriel Lippmann

Gabriel Lippmann : biography 16 August 1845 - 13 July 1921 Jonas Ferdinand Gabriel LippmannBirth certificate, cf. R. Grégorius (1984): Gabriel Lippmann. Notice...

Marcel Junod

Marcel Junod : biography May 14, 1904 - June 16, 1961 . . . For three weeks we impatiently awaited news that the Sturebog had arrived back safely...

Arthur R. von Hippel

Arthur R. von Hippel : biography November 19, 1898 - December 31, 2003 Arthur Robert von Hippel (November 19, 1898 – December 31,...

Peter Grünberg

Peter Grünberg : biography 18 May 1939 - Peter Andreas Grünberg (born 18 May 1939) is a German physicist, and Nobel Prize...