PROFESSION - Scientist

Physicist

Christian DopplerChristian Andreas Doppler was an Austrian mathematician and physicist. He i…more

Physician

ParacelsusParacelsus was a Swiss German Renaissance physician, botanist, alchemist, a…more

Physicist

Enrico FermiEnrico Fermi was an Italian physicist, best known for his work on Chicago P…more

Physicist

John BardeenJohn Bardeen was an American physicist and electrical engineer, the only pe…more

Monk

Gregor MendelGregor Johann Mendel was a German-speaking Moravian scientist and Augustini…more

Jonas SalkJonas Edward Salk was an American medical researcher and virologist. He dis…more

Actress

Hedy LamarrHedy Lamarr ( /ˈhɛdi/; 9 November 1913 – 19 January 2000) was an Austr…more

Astronomer

Johannes KeplerJohannes Kepler was a German mathematician, astronomer, and astrologer. A k…more

Naturalist

Charles DarwinCharles Robert Darwin, FRS was an English naturalist and geologist, best kn…more

Physicist

Walter Houser BrattainWalter Houser Brattain was an American physicist at Bell Labs who, along wi…more

Physicist

Paul DiracPaul Adrien Maurice Dirac OM FRS was an English theoretical physicist who m…more

Physicist

Samuel TingSamuel Chao Chung Ting is an American physicist who received the Nobel Priz…more

Botanist

Carolus LinnaeusCarl Linnaeus, also known after his ennoblement as Carl von Linné, was a S…more

Physician

Shinya YamanakaShinya Yamanaka is a Japanese Nobel Prize-winning stem cell researcher. He …more

Scientist

Ernest RutherfordErnest Rutherford, 1st Baron Rutherford of Nelson, OM FRS was a New Zealand…more

Chemist

Linus PaulingLinus Carl Pauling was an American chemist, biochemist, peace activist, aut…more

Scientist

George WaldGeorge Wald was an American scientist who is best known for his work with p…more

Economist

Amartya SenAmartya Kumar Sen is an Indian economist and philosopher who since 1972 has…more

Politician

Rudolf VirchowRudolf Ludwig Carl Virchow was a German doctor, anthropologist, pathologist…more

Economist

Joseph E. StiglitzJoseph Eugene Stiglitz, ForMemRS, FBA is an American economist and a profes…more

Physicist

Arthur Leonard SchawlowArthur Leonard Schawlow was an American physicist. He shared the 1981 Nobel…more

Physicist

Albert EinsteinAlbert Einstein was a German-born theoretical physicist and philosopher of …more

Physicist

Alessandro VoltaAlessandro Giuseppe Antonio Anastasio Volta was an Italian physicist known …more

Physicist

William ShockleyWilliam Bradford Shockley Jr. was an American physicist and inventor. Shock…more

Physicist

Stephen HawkingStephen William Hawking CH CBE FRS FRSA is an English theoretical physicist…more

Physicist

Isaac NewtonSir Isaac Newton PRS MP was an English physicist and mathematician who is w…more

Scientist

Edwin LandEdwin Herbert Land, ForMemRS, FRPS, Hon.MRI was an American scientist and i…more

Computer Scientist

Tim Berners-LeeSir Timothy John "Tim" Berners-Lee, OM, KBE, FRS, FREng, FRSA, DFBCS, also …more

Economist

Alan GreenspanAlan Greenspan (/ˈælɨn ˈɡriːnspæn/; born March 6, 1926) is an Americ…more

Psychoanalyst

Sigmund FreudSigmund Freud was an Austrian neurologist, now known as the father of psych…more

Biologist

Stephen Jay GouldStephen Jay Gould was an American paleontologist, evolutionary biologist an…more

Physicist

Francis CrickFrancis Harry Compton Crick, OM, FRS was an English molecular biologist, bi…more

Scientist

August KroghSchack August Steenberg Krogh ForMemRS was a Danish professor at the depart…more

Physician

Camillo GolgiCamillo Golgi was an Italian physician, pathologist, scientist, and Nobel l…more

Politician

Margaret ThatcherMargaret Hilda Thatcher, Baroness Thatcher, LG, OM, PC, FRS, was the Prime …more

Physicist

Marie CurieMarie Skłodowska-Curie was a Polish and naturalized-French physicist and c…more

Astronomer

Galileo GalileiGalileo Galilei, often known mononymously as Galileo, was an Italian physic…more

Physicist

Edward TellerEdward Teller was a Hungarian-born American theoretical physicist who, alth…more

Scientist

Werner von BraunWernher Magnus Maximilian, Freiherr von Braun was a German and American aer…more

Biologist

Alexander FlemingSir Alexander Fleming, FRSE, FRS, FRCS was a Scottish biologist, pharmacolo…more

Nuclear Physicist

Andrei SakharovAndrei Dmitrievich Sakharov was a Russian nuclear physicist, Soviet disside…more

Irene Joliot-CurieIrène Joliot-Curie was a French scientist, the daughter of Marie Curie and…more

Economist

Milton FriedmanMilton Friedman was an American economist, statistician, and writer who tau…more

Microbiologist

Louis PasteurLouis Pasteur was a French chemist and microbiologist renowned for his disc…more

Physician

Frederick BantingSir Frederick Grant Banting, KBE, MC, FRS, FRSC was a Canadian medical scie…more

Molecular Biologist

Peter AgrePeter Agre is an American physician, professor, and molecular biologist who…more

Aerospace Engineer

Robert H. GoddardRobert Hutchings Goddard was an American engineer, professor, physicist, an…more

Architect

Christopher WrenSir Christopher Michael Wren PRS is one of the most highly acclaimed Englis…more

Scientist

Joseph ErlangerJoseph Erlanger was an American physiologist who is best known for his cont…more

Economist

Daniel KahnemanDaniel Kahneman is an Israeli-American psychologist. He shared the 2002 Nob…more

Philosopher

Francis BaconFrancis Bacon, 1st Viscount St. Alban, QC, was an English philosopher, stat…more

Geologist

Alfred WegenerAlfred Lothar Wegener was a German polar researcher, geophysicist and meteo…more

Molecular Biologist

James WatsonJames Dewey Watson, KBE, ForMemRS, is an American molecular biologist, gene…more

Chemist

Henri MoissanFerdinand Frederick Henri Moissan was a French chemist who won the 1906 Nob…more

Scientist

Howard FloreyHoward Walter Florey, Baron Florey of Adelaide OM FRS FRCP was an Australia…more

Mathematician

Ada LovelaceAugusta Ada King, Countess of Lovelace, born Augusta Ada Byron and now comm…more

Physicist

Robert OppenheimerJulius Robert Oppenheimer was an American theoretical physicist and profess…more

Chemist

Hermann Emil FischerHermann Emil Louis Fischer was a German chemist and 1902 recipient of the N…more

Scientist

Fridtjof NansenFridtjof Nansen was a Norwegian explorer, scientist, diplomat, humanitarian…more

Economist

Thomas MalthusThe Reverend Thomas Robert Malthus FRS was an English cleric and scholar, i…more

Scientist

Hans FischerHans Fischer was a German organic chemist and the recipient of the 1930 Nob…more

Mathematician

Carl Friedrich GaussJohann Carl Friedrich Gauss was a German mathematician, who contributed sig…more

Inventor

Alexander Graham BellAlexander Graham Bell was an eminent Scottish-born scientist, inventor, eng…more

Naturalist

Alfred Russel WallaceAlfred Russel Wallace OM FRS was a British naturalist, explorer, geographer…more

Chemist

Alfred Bernhard NobelAlfred Bernhard Nobel was a Swedish chemist, engineer, innovator, and armam…more

Chemist

Rosalind FranklinRosalind Elsie Franklin was an English chemist and X-ray crystallographer w…more

Economist

George AkerlofGeorge Arthur Akerlof is an American economist and Koshland Professor of Ec…more

Physicist

Niels BohrNiels Henrik David Bohr was a Danish physicist who made foundational contri…more

Nikola TeslaNikola Tesla was a Serbian American inventor, electrical engineer, mechanic…more

Inventor

Thomas EdisonThomas Alva Edison was an American inventor and businessman. He developed m…more

Economist

Michael SpenceAndrew Michael Spence is an American economist and recipient of the 2001 No…more


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