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Applied physics and engineering.

People Institutions

Applied physics and engineering.

People

Armstrong, J. A. (John A.)

Beasley, Malcolm

Bienenstock, Arthur

Brooks, Harvey

Brown, Harold, 1927-2019

Bush, Vannevar, 1890-1974

Byer, R. L. (Robert L.), 1942-

Chabal, Yves Jean, 1952-

Chaudhari, Praveen, 1937-

Chodorow, Marvin

Chu, Steven

Chynoweth, A. G.

Coolidge, William David, 1873-1975

Cutler, Cassius Chapin

Duwez, Pol

Everhart, Thomas E.

Fisk, James B. (James Brown), 1910-1981

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

Hutchisson, Elmer, 1902-

Kantrowitz, Arthur

Kao, Charles K.

Kent, R. H. (Robert Harrington), 1886-1961

Kilby, Jack S. (Jack St. Clair), 1923-2005

Killian, T. J. (Thomas Joseph), 1905-

Klebanoff, P. S.

Kryder, Mark H.

Macdonald, J. Ross (James Ross), 1923-

Meyer, Robert B.

Mindlin, Raymond D. (Raymond David), 1906-1987

Murray, Cherry Ann

Nuckolls, John Hopkin

Pinczuk, Aron

Plummer, E. Ward

Schulz, George J., 1925-

Shirane, G.

Stanley, H. Eugene (Harry Eugene), 1941-

Stöhr, Joachim

Suits, C. Guy (Chauncey Guy), 1905-1991

Weitz, David A.

White, Robert M., 1938-

Wu, Tai Tsun

Yariv, Amnon

Institutions

Johns Hopkins University. Applied Physics Laboratory

Los Alamos National Laboratory