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Aston, Francis William, 1877-1945

Bagley, Edward B.

Barkla, C. G. (Charles Glover), 1877-1944

Cava, Robert J.

Chandler, David, 1944-

Daniels, Farrington, 1889-1972

Darlington, Sidney, 1906-1997

Datz, Sheldon

Davis, Raymond, 1914-2006

Diamond, R. M.

DiSalvo, Francis

Duffield, Robert B.

Eirich, F. R. (Frederick Roland), 1905-

Eyring, Henry, 1901-1981

Flygare, W. H., 1936-

Giauque, William F. (William Francis), 1895-1982

Gomer, R. (Robert)

Gutowsky, Herbert Sander, 1919-

Hauptman, Herbert A. (Herbert Aaron), 1917-2011

Heeger, Alan J.

Herschbach, Dudley R.

Herzberg, Gerhard, 1904-1999

Herzfeld, Karl F. (Karl Ferdinand), 1892-

Karle, Jerome

Keyes, Frederick G. (Frederick George), 1885-1976

Kirkwood, John Gamble, 1907-1959

Kistiakowsky, George B. (George Bogdan), 1900-1982

Langmuir, Irving, 1881-1957

Lee, Yuan Tseh, 1936-

Mayer, Joseph Edward, 1904-

McTague, John P.

Müller, Erwin W.

Mulliken, Robert Sanderson

Nernst, Walther, 1864-1941

Onsager, Lars, 1903-1976

Polanyi, J. C., 1929-

Prigogine, I. (Ilya)

Rice, Oscar Knefler, 1903-1978

Richmond, Geraldine (Geraldine L.), 1953-

Robinson, C. Paul

Seaborg, Glenn T. (Glenn Theodore), 1912-1999

Smith, Thor L.

Stein, Richard S.

Tolman, Richard C. (Richard Chace), 1881-1948

Urey, Harold Clayton, 1893-1981

Weissman, Samuel Isaac

Zimm, Bruno Hasbrouck, 1920-2005