Physicists

Celebrities in category Physicists. List of famous people in category Physicists.

William John Macquorn Rankine
Great Britain
Scottish engineer and physicist
David Joseph Bohm
USA
Scientist who contributed to quantum physics, philosophy and neuropsychology
Roger Bacon
Great Britain
English scientist
Wilhelm Weber
Germany
German physicist.
Johannes Georg Bednorz
Germany
German physicist
Isaak Newton
Great Britain
English mathematician and physicist
Paul Dirac
Great Britain
English physicist, Nobel laureate in physics 1933 (together with E. Schrödinger)
Norman Ramsey Jr
USA
American physicist
Rudolph Clausius
Germany
German physicist, one of the founders of thermodynamics and the molecular-kinetic theory of heat, foreign corresponding member of the St. Petersburg Academy of Sciences (1878).
Steven Weinberg
USA
American physicist, Nobel laureate
Godfrey Hounsfield
Great Britain
Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1979, jointly with Alan Cormack
Nicolas Carnot
France
French physicist, one of the founders of thermodynamics.
Pherdinand Brown
Germany
German physicist who shared the Nobel Prize with Italian Guglielmo Marconi in 1909 for the invention of the wireless telegraph
Nikolas Blomberg
Netherlands
American physicist of Dutch origin. Winner of the Nobel Prize in Physics for 1981 (together with Arthur Shavlov).
Joseph Louis Gay-Lussac
France
French chemist and physicist
Clifford Shull
USA
American physicist
Gabriel Daniel Fahrenheit
Germany
German physicist, engineer and glassblower
Archimedes
Greece
Ancient Greek mathematician, physicist, mechanic and engineer from Syracuse
Louis Slotin
Canada
Canadian chemist and physicist
Jerome Friedman
USA
American physicist, professor, Nobel Prize winner in physics in 1990.
Eric Cornell
USA
American physicist, winner of the Nobel Prize in Physics in 2001.
Katharine Burr Blodgett
USA
American inventor and physicist
Gotfrid Leybnits
Germany
German philosopher, mathematician, logician, mechanic, physicist, lawyer, historian, linguist and inventor.
Stephen Wolfram
Great Britain
British physicist, mathematician, programmer, writer
Franchesko Grimaldy
Italy
Italian physicist, astronomer (compiled the first map of the Moon)
Brandon Carter
Great Britain
Cosmologist and astrophysicist
George Sudarshan
USA
Famous American theoretical physicist of Indian origin
Viktor Hess
Austria
Physicist
Charles Wilson
Great Britain
English physicist, Nobel Prize laureate
Witelo
Poland
German-Polish monk, theologian and scientist; natural philosopher, physicist and mathematician
Jagadish Bose
India
Bengali physicist, archaeologist, biologist, biophysicist and science fiction writer
Giuseppe Zamboni
Italy
Italian priest and physicist
Richard Feynman
USA
American theoretical physicist, Nobel laureate in 1965.
Giovanni Caselli
Italy
Italian physicist
Arno Penzias
Germany
Physicist
David Brewster
Great Britain
Scottish physicist, mathematician, astronomer, inventor, writer, historian and university chancellor
Sharl Gilom
Switzerland
Physicist
Blaise Pascal
France
French religious thinker, mathematician and physicist, one of the greatest minds of the 17th century
George Gamow
USA
Physicist, astrophysicist and cosmologist
Heyke Kamerlingh Onnes
Netherlands
Dutch physicist, one of the founders of low temperature physics, organizer and first director of the cryogenic laboratory in Leiden
Gustav Mee
Germany
German physicist.
Ernest Rutherford
Great Britain
Physicist
Niels Bohr
Denmark
Danish theoretical physicist
Kleython Yury
USA
American physicist and physical chemist, Nobel Prize laureate 1934
Nils Gustav Dalen
Sweden
Swedish industrialist, entrepreneur, physicist
Andrey Geym
Netherlands
Winner of the 2010 Nobel Prize in Physics
Ouen Richardson
Great Britain
Physicist
Donald Glazer
USA
American physicist and neuroscientist
Evangelista Torricelli
Italy
Italian physicist and mathematician
Amedeo Avogadro
Italy
Italian scientist, chemist and physicist.

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