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Aeppli, Gabriel

Ahlers, G. (Günter)

Almy, Gerald Marks, 1904-

Ashcroft, Neil W.

Bardeen, John

Berlincourt, T. G.

Birgeneau, Robert J. (Robert Joseph), 1942-

Blume, Martin, 1932-

Brattain, Walter H. (Walter Houser), 1902-1987

Brillouin, Léon, 1889-1969

Brinkman, William F. (William Frank), 1938-

Burstein, Elias, 1917-2017

Cardona, Manuel, 1934-

Chang, Leroy L.

Chemla, D. S.

Chu, Ching-wu, 1941-

Cohen, Morrel H.

Condon, Edward Uhler, 1902-1974

Conwell, Esther M. (Esther Marley), 1922-2014

Crabtree, G. W.

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

Dresselhaus, M. S.

Duke, Charles B.

Eastman, Dean E. (Dean Eric)

Edelheit, Lewis

Edwards, David F. (David Franklin)

Emery, V. J. (Victor J.)

Falicov, L. M. (Leopoldo Maximo), 1933-1995

Feher, George, 1924-

Fowler, Alan, 1928-

Frazer, Benjamin Chalmers

Galt, John Kirtland, 1920-

Geballe, Theodore H.

Gell-Mann, Murray

Goodenough, John B.

Herring, William Conyers, 1914-

Holstein, Theodore David, 1915-1985

Horn, Paul (Paul M.)

Houston, W. V. (William Vermillion), 1900-

Hulm, John K.

Kelly, Mervin Joe

Kittel, Charles

Kivelson, Steven

Lang, Norton D.

Langenberg, D. N., 1932-

Lax, Benjamin

Lax, Melvin J.

Lazarus, David, 1921-

Luttinger, Joaquin M.

Mahan, Gerald D.

Matthias, Bernd T., 1918-1980

McGroddy, James C.

Mermin, N. David

Meyerson, B.

Montroll, E. W.

Moodera, Jagadeesh

Narath, Albert, 1933-

Noyce, Robert N. (Robert Norton), 1927-1990

Overhauser, Albert Warner, 1925-

Pauli, Wolfgang, 1900-1958

Pearson, Gerald L. (Gerald Leondus)

Pohl, Robert O.

Rice, Thomas Maurice, 1939-

Rowell, John Martin, 1935-

Schmitt, Roland W.

Seitz, Frederick, 1911-2008

Shank, C. V. (Charles V.)

Shen, Y. R.

Shockley, William, 1910-1989

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

Smith, George E., 1930-

Spicer, W. E. (William E.)

Starr, Chauncey

Stiles, Phillip J.

Suhl, Harry

Tsui, D. C. (Daniel Chee), 1939-

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

Vineyard, G. H.

Watkins, George D.

Zener, Clarence, 1905-


Cornell University. Department of Physics