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Abrikosov, A. A. (Alekseĭ Alekseevich)

Cornell, Eric Allin, 1961-

Drell, Sidney D. (Sidney David), 1926-

Fairbank, William Martin, 1917-1989

Ginzton, Edward L. (Edward Leonard), 1915-1998

Hansen, W. W. (William Webster), 1909-1949

Herring, William Conyers, 1914-

Keyworth, George A., II, 1939-

Kirkpatrick, Paul

Kirtley, John R.

Kivelson, Steven

Kroemer, Herbert, 1928-

Lawrence, Ernest Orlando, 1901-1958

Pake, G. E. (George Edward)

Perl, Martin L., 1927-2014

Rivlin, R. S. (Ronald Samuel), 1915-2005

Schawlow, Arthur L., 1921-1999

Scifres, Don R.

Starr, Chauncey

Teller, Edward, 1908-2003

Terman, Frederick Emmons, 1900-1982

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