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Nuclear physics.

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Abelson, Philip Hauge

Adair, Robert K., 1924-

Agnew, Harold M.

Allison, Samuel King, 1900-1965

Almy, Gerald Marks, 1904-

Al'tshuler, B. L.

Alvarez, Luis W., 1911-1988

Anastasio, Michael R.

Anderson, Herbert Lawrence

Anderson, John D., 1930-

Arnold, R. G. (Raymond George), 1942-

Bacher, Robert F. (Robert Fox), 1905-2004

Bainbridge, Kenneth T. (Kenneth Tompkins), 1904-1996

Barschall, H. H. (Henry Herman), 1915-1997

Beams, Jesse W. (Jesse Wakefield), 1898-1977

Becquerel, Henri, 1852-1908

Bertsch, George F.

Bethe, Hans A. (Hans Albrecht), 1906-2005

Blackett, P. M. S. (Patrick Maynard Stuart), Baron Blackett, 1897-1974

Blosser, Henry Gabriel

Boehm, Felix

Bohr, Aage

Bohr, Niels, 1885-1962

Bollinger, Lowell M. (Lowell Moyer)

Bonner, Tom Wilkerson, 1910-1961

Booth, Eugene

Born, Max, 1882-1970

Bowman, J. D. (J. David)

Bradbury, Norris, 1909-1997

Breit, Gregory, 1899-1981

Brillouin, Léon, 1889-1969

Brode, Robert B. (Robert Bigham), 1900-1986

Bromley, D. Allan (David Allan), 1926-2005

Brooks, Harvey

Brown, G. E. (Gerald Edward), 1926-

Casten, R.

Chadwick, James, 1891-1974

Chamberlain, O. (Owen)

Christy, Robert F.

Cockcroft, John, Sir, 1897-1967

Cocke, C. Lewis

Cohen, Bernard Leonard, 1924-

Condon, Edward Uhler, 1902-1974

Cool, Rodney L. (Rodney Lee), 1920-1988

Coppi, B.

Courant, Richard, 1888-1972

Crane, H. R. (Horace Richard), 1907-2007

Creutz, E.

Cronin, James W., 1931-2016

Curie, Marie, 1867-1934

Curie, Pierre, 1859-1906

Davis, Raymond, 1914-2006

Debye, Peter J. W. (Peter Josef William), 1884-1966

Dennison, David M. (David Mathias), 1900-1976

Deutsch, Martin, 1917-2002

Devons, Samuel

Dicke, Robert H. (Robert Henry)

DuMond, Jesse W. M. (Jesse William Monroe), 1892-1976

Dunning, John R. (John Ray), 1907-1975

Eckart, Carl, 1902-1973

Elsasser, Walter M., 1904-

Enge, Harald A.

Epstein, Paul S. (Paul Sophus), 1883-1966

Feenberg, Eugene

Fermi, Enrico, 1901-1954

Feshbach, Herman

Feynman, Richard P. (Richard Phillips), 1918-1988

Fitch, Val L., 1923-2015

Foster, John S., 1922-

Fowler, William A.

Frauenfelder, Hans, 1922-

Freedman, Stuart J.

Gamow, George, 1904-1968

Garwin, Richard L.

Gibbons, John H., 1929-2015

Goldhaber, Gertrude S. -1998

Goldhaber, Maurice, 1911-2011

Goodman, Charles D.

Goudsmit, Samuel A. (Samuel Abraham), 1902-1978

Greisen, Kenneth

Grunder, Hermann

Haeberli, W. (Willy)

Hafstad, Lawrence, 1904-

Hardy, John Christopher

Haworth, Leland J. (Leland John), 1904-

Haxton, Wick C.

Hecker, Siegfried S.

Heisenberg, Werner, 1901-1976

Henley, Ernest M.

Herb, R. G. (Raymond George), 1908-1996

Hilberry, Norman, 1899-

Hill, Edward Lee, 1904-1974

Hofstadter, Robert, 1915-1990

Holt, R. J. (Roy J.)

Jacak, Barbara

Jackson, John David, 1925-2016

Jeffries, C. D., 1922-

Jensen, J. Hans D.

Kemble, Edwin C. (Edwin Crawford), 1889-

Kerst, Donald William, 1911-1993

Keyworth, George A., II, 1939-

Kusch, Polykarp, 1911-1993

Laughlin, Robert B.

Lauritsen, Charles Christian, 1892-1968

Lauritsen, Thomas, 1915-1973

Lawrence, Ernest Orlando, 1901-1958

Livingston, M. Stanley (Milton Stanley)

Loeb, Leonard B. (Leonard Benedict), 1891-

Loomis, F. W. (Francis Wheeler), 1889-1976

Lyneis, Claude, 1943-

Marshak, Robert E. (Robert Eugene), 1916-1992

Masukawa, Toshihide, 1940-

Mayer, Maria Goeppert, 1906-1972

McKeown, R. D.

McLean, William B. (William Burdette), 1914-1976

McMillan, Edwin M. (Edwin Mattison), 1907-

Merzbacher, Eugen

Meyerhof, Walter E. (Walter Ernst), 1922-

Middleton, Roy, 1927-2004

Miller, George H.

Morrison, Philip

Moss, Joel M.

Moss, Marvin K.

Mössbauer, Rudolf L. (Rudolf Ludwig), 1929-

Mottelson, Ben R.

Moyer, Burton J., 1912-1973

Nagamiya, S. (Shoji)

Nier, Alfred O. (Alfred Otto), 1911-1994

Nierenberg, William Aaron, 1919-2000

Oppenheimer, J. Robert, 1904-1967

Osheroff, Douglas D.

Pandharipande, V. R.

Panofsky, Wolfgang K. H. (Wolfgang Kurt Hermann), 1919-2007

Pieper, Steven C.

Pollock, Robert Elwood, 1936-

Poskanzer, Arthur M.

Powell, Cecil Frank

Rainwater, L. James (Leo James), 1917-1986

Ramsey, Norman, 1915-2011

Rasmussen, Norman C.

Rieser, Leonard M.

Robertson, R. G. Hamish, 1943-

Robson, Donald

Rosenfeld, Arthur H., 1926-

Rotblat, Joseph, 1908-2005

Rutherford, Ernest, 1871-1937

Sachs, Robert Green, 1916-

Sandweiss, Jack H.

Satchler, G. R. (George Raymond)

Schiff, Leonard I. (Leonard Isaac), 1915-1971

Schiffer, John P.

Schwinger, Julian, 1918-1994

Segrè, Emilio

Shull, Clifford Glenwood

Simpson, John A. (John Alexander), 1916-2000

Slater, John C. (John Clarke), 1900-1976

Smyth, Henry De Wolf, 1898-1986

Sprouse, Gene D.

Stern, Otto, 1888-1969

Szilard, Leo

Tape, Gerald Frederick, 1915-2005

Teller, Edward, 1908-2003

Thomson, G. P. (George Paget), 1892-1975

Turkevich, Anthony, 1916-2002

Tuve, Merle Antony, 1901-1982

Uhlenbeck, George Eugène, 1900-1988

Van Allen, James A. (James Alfred), 1914-2006

Van de Graaf, Robert Jemison, 1901-1967

Van Vleck, J. H. (John Hasbrouck), 1899-1980

Walecka, John Dirk, 1932-

Warburton, Ernest Keeling

Watson, Kenneth M.

Weinberg, Alvin Martin, 1915-2006

Weisskopf, Victor Frederick, 1908-2002

Wheeler, John Archibald, 1911-2008

Wick, G. C. (Gian Carlo)

Wigner, Eugene Paul, 1902-1995

Williams, John H. (John Harry), 1908-

Wilson, Robert R., 1914-2000

Wiringa, Robert Bruce

Woosley, Stanford E.

Wu, C. S. (Chien-shiung), 1912-1997

York, Herbert F. (Herbert Frank)

Zacharias, Jerrold Reinach, 1905-1986

Zinn, Walter H. (Walter Henry), 1906-2000

Institutions

Argonne National Laboratory

Cornell University. Department of Physics

Los Alamos National Laboratory

Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory

Rutgers University. Department of Physics and Astronomy

State University of New York at Stony Brook. Department of Physics

University of Minnesota. Department of Physics and Astronomy

University of Rochester. Department of Physics and Astronomy

University of Texas at Austin. Department of Physics

University of Virginia. Department of Physics

University of Washington. Department of Physics

University of Wisconsin--Madison. Department of Physics

Yale University. Physics Department