APS Fellow Archive

The APS Fellow Archive is an historic record of every APS Fellow, from 1921 to the present. The details contained in the archive are intended to document an individual's institutional affiliation at the time of their election to Fellowship, and is not updated to reflect current information. For a current listing of an APS Fellow who is still an active member, or to search your institution for current APS Fellows, please use the APS Member Directory. For questions about the Fellows Archive, please contact Janay Oliver, APS Membership and Fellowship Specialist, at fellowship@aps.org.

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Ma, Chung-Pei M. [2009]
University of California, Berkeley
Citation: For her important contributions to theoretical astrophysics, particularly in the areas of relativistic evolution of density perturbations, constraints on dark matter properties in structure formation models, and the dynamics of galaxy and dark matter halo mergers.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Ma, En [2010]
Johns Hopkins University
Citation: For pathbreaking research and outstanding publications on metastable, amorphous, and nanocrystalline metals and alloys, and international outreach in the metallic materials field.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Ma, Ernest [1996]
University of California, Riverside
Citation: For fundamental contributions to gauge theory models and the phenomenology of electroweak interactions.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Ma, Jianpeng [2007]
Baylor College of Medicine
Citation: For outstanding contributions to the field of biophysics are in developing novel computational methods that have substantially expanded one's ability to simulate, model and refine flexible biomolecular systems based on experimental data at low to intermediate resolutions. He is one of the pioneers and leading experts in the field.
Nominated by: Division of Biological Physics

Ma, Yu-Gang [2015]
Shanghai Institute of Applied Physics
Citation: For a leadership role in the construction of the MRPC Time-of-Flight detector for STAR collaboration, the subsequent discoveries of anti-helium 4 and anti-hypertriton at RHIC, and significant contributions to studies of nuclear liquid-gas phase transition in intermediate energy heavy-ion collisions.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Maass, Otto [1922]
McGill University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

MacAdam, Keith Bradford [1987]
University of Kentucky
Citation: For significant experiments on the study of atomic and ionic collisions with highly-excited atoms in which both the initial and final quantum states are identified.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Macchiavelli, Augusto [2007]
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Citation: For his essential role in the development and use of Gammasphere and for his seminal contributions to the understanding of the phenomenon of magnetic rotation and to the study of neutron-proton pairing correlations.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

MacDonald, Alexander D [1962]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

MacDonald, Allan Hugh [1989]
University of Texas, Austin
Citation: For theoretical contributions to the understanding of the fractional quantum Hall effect.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Macdonald, J R [1955]
Texas Instruments Incorporated
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Macdonald, James R [1977]
Kansas State University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

MacDonald, William M [1968]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

MacDowell, S W [1968]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

MacFarlane, David Brian [1994]
SLAC
Citation: For contributions to the ARGUS experiment at DESY, in particular to the discovery of the B°B° oscillations, and the study of charmed and beauty hadron spectroscopy and decays.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Macfarlane, Malcolm H [1965]
Argonne National Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Macfarlane, Roger Morton [1985]
IBM Almaden Research Center
Citation: For contributions to the development of high resolution laser spectroscopy of solids using spectral holeburning, coherent transient and r.f.-optical double resonance techniques, and to the understanding of mechanisms of optical dephasing.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

MacGowan, Brian James [1995]
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Citation: For developing and demonstrating short wavelength x-ray lasers and for optimizing and characterizing the plasma x-ray amplifier.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

MacGregor, Malcolm H [1969]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Machleidt, Ruprecht [2000]
University of Idaho
Citation: For making significant contributions to the meson-exchange description of the nuclear force through development of the Bonn potential and the theory of nuclear matter using relativistic versions of Brueckner theory.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Machta, Jonathan [2011]
University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Citation: For his many contributions to understanding the statistical physics of disordered and complex systems and for the development, analysis and application of algorithms for simulating these systems.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Statistical and Nonlinear Physics

Mack, Edward, Jr. [1929]
Ohio State University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mack, Julian E [1930]
University of Wisconsin
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mackenzie, Andrew [2011]
University of St Andrews
Citation: For studies of the electronic structure of ruthenium oxides.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Mackenzie, Paul Blanchard [1995]
Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
Citation: For his substantial contributions to the application of lattice field theory to the solution of particle physics problems.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Mackey, G. M.J. [1922]
General Electric Company
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mackey, Michael C. [2005]
McGill University
Citation: For the application of nonlinear dynamics to the understanding of abnormal physiological function, and in particular, of the bifurcations that lead to periodic haematological diseases related to apoptosis.
Nominated by: Division of Biological Physics

Mackintosh, Allan R [1965]
Iowa State University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

MacKintosh, Frederick C. [2012]
Vrije University
Citation: For his fundamental contributions to the understanding of biopolymer and cytoskeletal networks
Nominated by: Division of Biological Physics

Macklin, Richard L [1967]
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Macknight, William J [1976]
University of Massachusetts
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

MacLaughlin, Douglas E. [1994]
University of California, Berkeley
Citation: For contributions to the study of superconductivity and magnetism in heavy-fermion compounds and alloys, high-temperature superconductors and spin glasses, using nuclear magnetic resonance and muon spin rotation techniques.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

MacMillen, J H [1944]
Kansas State University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

MacNair, Walter A [1931]
Bell Telephone Laboratories
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Macosko, Chris [2007]
University of Minnesota
Citation: For pioneering work on the rheology, compatibilization, processing, and properties of polymer blends.
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

MacPherson, Herbert Grenfeld [1965]
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

MacRae, Alfred U [1964]
Bell Telephone Laboratories
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Macrander, Albert [2007]
Argonne National Laboratory
Citation: For advancement of x-ray science, x-ray optics, and x-ray measurements on crystals and for his leadership as Editor of the Review of Scientific Instruments.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Instrument and Measurement Science

MacVicar, Margaret L. A. [1986]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For research on transition-metal superconductivity, and for innovation in education at the university level.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Madansky, Leon [1967]
Johns Hopkins University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Madaras, Ronald John [1997]
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Citation: For his leadership in pioneering technical projects and in physics analysis with the Fermilab DX detector, the PEP TPC and the SPEAR Lead-Glass Wall.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Madden, Robert P [1967]
National Bureau of Standards
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Madejski, Grzegorz [2015]
SLAC - National Accelerator Laboratory
Citation: For insightful research over a thirty year career on relativistic jets and rich clusters of galaxies, his effective contributions to many successful high energy astrophysics space missions, and leadership in the community.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Madey, Richard [1989]
Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility
Citation: For contributions to the understanding of nuclear structure and nuclear reaction mechanisms by the study of neutron-producing reactions.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Madey, Theodore E [1971]
National Bureau of Standards
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Madhavan, Vidya [2015]
University of Illinois, Urbana
Citation: For major contributions to the study of topological phases of electronic matter using advanced spectroscopic imaging STM.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Madhukar, Anupam [2003]
University of Southern California
Citation: For contributions to the understanding and development of semiconductor epitaxy and stress-driven self-organized epitaxial quantum dots.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Madison, Don Harvey [1992]
Missouri University of Science and Technology
Citation: For pioneering work in the calculation of cross sections, spin polarizations, and angular correlation parameters for atomic excitation and ionization by simple charges particles.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Madland, David G. [2003]
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Citation: For his pioneering work on relativistic mean-field theories of nuclei using point couplings, for relating the couplings to QCD scaling, and for substantial contributions to other areas of nuclear theory.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Madsen, Niels [2015]
CERN
Citation: For seminal contribution to the field of antihydrogen and leadership in developing techniques that enabled the trapping and first microwave spectroscopy of antihydrogen.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Madsen, Victor Arviel [1984]
Oregon State University
Citation: For his continuous efforts in furthering our understanding of nuclear reaction and their use in probing nuclear structure.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Maekawa, Sadamichi [2007]
Tohoku University
Citation: For seminal contributions to understanding spin-dependent transport in magnetic materials and nanostructures, high Tc superconductivity, transition metal oxides, the basic physics of spin-electronics, and developing exact numerical many-body techniques to study strongly-correlated electronic systems.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Magnetism

Magee, John L [1976]
University of Notre Dame
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Magliano, Hilario [1937]
University of La Plata
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Maglich, Bogdan C [1975]
Fusion Energy Institute
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Magnaudet, Jacques [2006]
Institut de Mecanique des Fuides de Toulouse
Citation: For numerical and theoretical contributions to the understanding and description of multiphase flows at both high and low Reynolds numbers, including turbulent flows and heat and mass transfer.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Maguire, Charles Felix [1997]
Vanderbilt University
Citation: For his leading contributions to the area of non-equilibrium particle emission and for the direction of the simulation effort for the PHENIX detector at RHIC collaboration.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Mahajan, Swadesh Mitter [1990]
University of Texas, Austin
Citation: For simulating contributions to the kinetic theory of confined plasma stability and wave propagation, especially with regard to can Alphen wave physics.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Mahan, Archie [1961]
Silver Spring, Maryland
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mahan, Archie [1960]
Johns Hopkins University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mahan, Bruce H [1972]
University of California, Berkeley
Citation: Also approved by the Division of Atomic, Molecular and Optic Physics.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Mahan, Gerald D [1974]
Indiana University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mahanti, Subhendra Dev [1994]
Michigan State University
Citation: For contributions toward a microscopic understanding of structural phase transitions in molecular solids and randomly intercalated layered solids.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Mahanty, Jagadishwar [1972]
Australian National University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mahdavi, Mohamad Ali [2000]
General Atomics
Citation: For original and longstanding contributions to the development and understanding of poloidal divertor for particle and impurity control, heat flux dissipation, and confinement enhancement in toroidal plasma confinement devices.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Maher, James V [1981]
University of Pittsburgh
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Mahesh, Krishnan [2011]
University of Minnesota
Citation: For the development of novel numerical algorithms and creative physical insights leading to enhanced understanding of complex turbulent flows, including shock/turbulence interactions, jets in cross flow, reacting flows, and multiphase flows.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Mahmoud, Hormoz M [1965]
University of Arizona
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Maiani, Luciano [1991]
University of Roma
Citation: For fundamental contributions to the elaboration of the standard model and the phenomenology of weak interactions and of heavy quarks.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Maier, John [2015]
University of Basel
Citation: For development and application of a variety of techniques to obtain the electronic spectra of numerous transient species, ions, cluster ions, and carbon chains, especially those of astrophysical relevance.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Maier, Thomas [2015]
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Citation: For numerical and phenomenological calculations that have provided insight into cuprate and iron-pnictide superconductors.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Maier-Leibnitz, Heinz [1969]
Institute von Laue-Langevin
Citation: Maier-Leibnitz
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Mailhiot, Christian [2003]
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Citation: For his outstanding contributions and scientific leadership in theoretical and computational condensed matter and materials physics, with particular emphasis on innovative discoveries related to quantum-confined semiconductor structures and high-pressure research.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Maiman, T H [1966]
Korad Corporation
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Maiman, T H [1965]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Maingi, Rajesh [2009]
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Citation: For his seminal work in boundary physics research in tokomaks and spherical tori, including divertor pumping for density control, pellet fueling to surpass conventional density limits, and the discovery of a high-confinement mode and a new class of edge instabilities in large spherical tori.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Majeski, Richard [2007]
Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory
Citation: For fundamental studies of radio-frequency heating and plasma-wall interactions, including the first observation of Alfvén wave heating in a tokamak, the first demonstration of mode-conversion current drive, and pioneering work in the use of liquid lithium as a plasma-facing component.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Majetich, Sara [2007]
Carnegie Mellon University
Citation: For innovative research on magnetic nanoparticles and their interactions, the development of novel self-assembly techniques to prepare ordered nanoparticle assemblies, and the design of plasmonic magnetic nanoparticles for biomedicine.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Magnetism

Majewski, Jaroslaw [2005]
Los Alamos Neutron Scattering Center
Citation: For contribution to understand the structural properties of Langmuir films and model biomembranes at solid-liquid interfaces using x-ray and neutron scattering.
Nominated by: Division of Biological Physics

Majkrzak, Charles Francis [1997]
National Institute of Standards; Technology
Citation: For the contributions to neutron reflectometry and its application to the physics of magnetic multilayers.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Majumdar, Chanchal Kumar [1991]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For his significant contributions to Condensed Matter Theory and his scientific leadership.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Majumder, Protik [2007]
Williams College
Citation: For precision measurements of atomic structure that test atomic theory and probe the basic laws and symmetries of nature, and for engaging talented undergraduate physics students in making such measurements.
Nominated by: Topical Group Precision Measurement & Fundamental Constants

Makhijani, Arjun [2007]
Institute for Energy & Environmental Research
Citation: For his tireless efforts to provide the public with accurate and understandable information on energy and environmental issues.
Nominated by: Forum on Physics and Society

Maki, Kazumi [1981]
University of Southern California
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Makins, Naomi C. [2011]
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Citation: For her contributions to our understanding of the transverse quark structure of the nucleon through the study of polarized semi-inclusive deep-inelastic lepton scattering.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Makri, Nancy [2001]
University of Illinois
Citation: For developing novel real time path integral methods and decisively quantifying how condensed phase environments affect quantum barrier crossing and biological charge transfer.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Makse, Hernan A. [2012]
City College of New York
Citation: For his contributions to a broad range of topics in non-equilibrium systems ranging from urban dynamics and complex networks to statistical mechanics of jammed matter, in particular, the elucidation of the random close packing state of granular matter
Nominated by: Topical Group on Statistical and Nonlinear Physics

Maksimchuk, Anatoly [2013]
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Citation: For major contributions to the understanding of short pulse high intensity laser-plasma interactions, in particular for innovative experimental work in electron and ion acceleration and radiation generation.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Malamud, Ernest IIya [1993]
University of Nevada, Reno
Citation: For his leadership in creating and innovative science museum which demonstrates complex concepts of modern science and technology in an attempt to raise science literacy amongst students and adults.
Nominated by: Forum on Education

Maleki, Lute [2005]
Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Citation: For seminal contributions to the science and technology of frequency standards and their applications to tests of fundamental physics.
Nominated by: Topical Group Precision Measurement & Fundamental Constants

Maley, Martin Paul [1997]
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Citation: For contributions to the understanding of vortex dynamics and transport in superconductors.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Malik, F Bary [2007]
Southern Illinois University
Citation: For his extensive contributions to atomic and nuclear physics, mathematical phynuclear physics, and in developing physics research programs and education around the world, particularly in emerging nations.
Nominated by: Forum on International Physics

Malik, Mujeeb R. [2008]
NSAS/Langley Research Center
Citation: For pioneering contributions to the understanding of the breakdown of cross flow vortices in three-dimensional boundary layers, attachment-line and hypersonic boundary layer instability including real gas effects, and developing physics-based methods for the prediction of laminar-turbulent transition.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Malkus, Willem Van Rensselaer [1981]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Mallik, Usha [1996]
University of Iowa
Citation: For making significant contributions to the field of experimental high energy physics, particularly related to measurements of the J/Psi particle produced from electron-positron and electron-proton collisions.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Malloy, Margaret [2014]
American Physical Society
Citation: For a career-long commitment to the journals of the American Physical Society, and particularly for her long and distinguished service to the physics community as Editor and Managing Editor of Physical Review A and Physical Review E.
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Malmuth, Norman David [1999]
Rockwell Science Center
Citation: For his fundamental contributions in nonlinear gasdynamics involving application of combined asymptotic and numerical methods to the understanding of transonic, hypersonic and plasma aerodynamics as well as industrial flows.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Malozemoff, Alexis P. [1985]
American Superconductor Corp
Citation: For work in magnetism, particularly for (1) key experiments related to the structure and dynamics of domain walls in bubble materials and (2) fundamental studies of the magnetic properties of amorphous materials.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Malter, Louis [1941]
RCA Manufacturing Company
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mamin, H. Jonathon [2011]
IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
Citation: For development of advanced force detection techniques, including their application to magnetic force microscopy, single electron spin detection and nanoscale magnetic resonance imaging.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Instrument and Measurement Science

Mancini, Roberto C. [2014]
University of Nevada, Reno
Citation: For broad high-impact contributions to plasma spectroscopy and pioneering genetic-algorithm-driven multi-objective data analysis in high-energy density plasma spectroscopy.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Mandel, Morton [1978]
University of Hawaii
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Biological Physics

Mandelbrot, Benoit B. [1987]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For the development of fractal geometry, for recognition of its importance to many scientific disciplines, and for participation in its first applications in physics.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Mandelis, Andreas [1993]
University of Toronto
Citation: For contribution to photothermal science: introduction of thermophysical depth profilometric non-destructive evaluation; development of the first photothermal solid-state device (sensor); novel instrumentation and thermal-wave measurement methodologies.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Instrument and Measurement Science

Mandeville, C E [1950]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mandich, Mary L. [1997]
Bell Laboratories
Citation: For the development and application of unique molecular beam and spectroscopic tools for the study of the electronic properties and chemistry of clusters.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Mandrus, David G. [2006]
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Citation: For significant contributions to the discovery and elucidation of new properties of correlated electron materials.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Manfra, Michael [2015]
Purdue University
Citation: For advancing MBE growth of AlGaAs/GaAs and AlGaN/GaN heterostructures that enable fundamental understanding of 2D electron correlation effects and realization of novel devices.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Manheimer, Wallace M. [1980]
Naval Research Laboratory
Citation: None
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Manickam, Janardhan [1995]
Princeton University
Citation: For his extensive contributions to the understanding of magneto-hydrodynamic plasma processes, discovery of the "infernal mode," and stewardship of the PEST code - a universal tool for assessing tokamak stability properties.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Manley, John H [1938]
University of Illinois
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mann, A K [1953]
University of Pennsylvania
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mann, D E [1958]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mann, LLoyd G [1971]
Lawrence Radiation Lab
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mann, LLoyd G [1971]
Lawrence Radiation Lab
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Mann, Wilfrid Basil [1979]
NBS
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Mann, William Anthony [1995]
Tufts University
Citation: For two decades of outstanding contributions to the study of neutrino interactions at accelerators and the properties of cosmic-ray neutrinos using large underground detectors.


Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Mannhart, Jochen [2005]
Universitat Augsburg
Citation: For pioneering contributions to the materials physics of grain boundaries in high-Tc superconductors and using grain orientation, field effect, and doping to control the transport physics in these materials.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Manning, Millard F [1939]
University of Pittsburgh
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Manogue, Corinne Alison [2004]
Oregon State University
Citation: For her role in the development of the innovative Paradigms Curriculum for upper level physics majors and for providing students with a bridge between vector calculus and physics using differentials.
Nominated by: Forum on Education

Manohar, Aneesh V. [1998]
University of California, San Diego
Citation: For contributions to the development of effective field theories and their applications in our understanding of the fundamental properties of elementary particles.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Manousakis, Efstratios [2002]
Florida State University
Citation: For innovative and original computational studies in the many-body problem including development of novel algorithms to tackle the many-fermion problem with very important applications to condensed-matter physics.
Nominated by: Division of Computational Physics

Manring, Edward Raymond [1969]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Manson, S T [1979]
Georgia State University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Mansour, Nagi Nicholas [1995]
NASA Ames Research Center
Citation: For his leading role in the use of numerical simulations to investigate fundamental problems of fluid mechanics including turbulence and drop and bubble flows.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Mantese, Joseph V. [2014]
United Tech Research Center
Citation: For contributions in applied physics related to the formulation, understanding, and application of novel electronic materials in fundamentally new devices and structures.
Nominated by: Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics

Mantica, Paul [2012]
Michigan State University
Citation: For leading the development of novel decay studies of projectile fragmentation products and the elucidation of nuclear structure through implantation-decay spectroscopy and beta-decay-NMR
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Mantsch, Paul [2011]
Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
Citation: For his scientific leadership of the successful construction and operation of the Pierre Auger Observatory yielding qualitative and quantitative advances in our knowledge of the highest-energy cosmic rays.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Manzur, Tariq [2015]
Naval Underwater System Center
Citation: For outstanding contributions in the field of photonics, laser devices, and systems.
Nominated by: Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics

Mao, Hokwang [1994]
Carnegie Institute
Citation: For studies advancing both the high pressure limit and the range of techniques applicable to diamond anvil cell investigations.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Mao, Zhiqiang [2014]
Tulane University
Citation: For contributions to the understanding of magnetism and superconductivity in iron-based superconductors and correlated electron states in ruthenates.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Maple, M. Brian [1985]
University of California, San Diego
Citation: For his extensive contributions in research on magnetism, superconductivity, and their interactions.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Mapother, Dillon E [1961]
University of Illinois
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Marburger, John H., III [2001]
Brookhaven National Laboratory
Citation: For his contributions to laser physics and for his scientific leadership as Director of Brookhaven National Laboratory.
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Marchesoni, Fabio [2003]
Universita' di Camerino, Italy
Citation: For seminal theoretical contributions to the phenomenology of stochastic processes in condensed phases, including the characterization of stochastic resonance; and for theories of linear defects and thermal nucleation in solids.
Nominated by: Forum on International Physics

Marchetti, Alfred Paul [1999]
Eastman Kodak Company
Citation: For creative and highly significant research on low-temperature photophysics of silver halide crystals; elucidating interactions among photoelectrons, holes, excitons, phonons, dopants, photographically important adsorbates, lattice defects, and surfaces.
Nominated by: Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics

Marchetti, M. Cristina [2000]
Syracuse University
Citation: For contributions to the theory of the dynamics of vortex matter and charge-density waves.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Marciano, William Joseph [1986]
Brookhaven National Laboratory
Citation: For important contributions to the study of radiative corrections to W and Z masses and sin2 0w determined in GUTS and experiment.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Marcucci, Laura E. [2014]
University of Pisa
Citation: For advancing the understanding of electroweak interactions in nuclei, particularly for precise studies of low-energy radiative and weak capture processes of astrophysical relevance in the few-nucleon systems.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Few-Body Systems

Marcus, Andrew H. [2014]
University of Oregon
Citation: For his contribution to the development of linear and nonlinear fluorescence correlation spectroscopies, and their application to the study of the structure and dynamics of biochemical systems.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Marcus, Charles M. [2009]
Harvard University
Citation: For contributions to the fabrication of mesoscopic semiconductor devices and the study of their electronic properties.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Marcus, Philip Stephen [1990]
University of California, Berkeley
Citation: For studies of Taylor-Couette flows in cylinders and spheres, for contributions to computational fluid dynamics, and for studies of vortices in shear flows and their relation to Jupiter's red spot.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Marcus, Rudolph A [1968]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Marder, Michael P. [2005]
University of Texas, Austin
Citation: For his remarkable combination of numerical simulations, theory, and experiments, which have provided major new insights into the behavior of fast cracks.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Marder, Seth R. [2008]
Georgia Institute of Technology
Citation: For seminal contributions to the understanding of the relationship between molecular structure and nonlinear optical properties of organic materials.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Margaritondo, Giorgio [1988]
EPFL - Lausanne
Citation: For research using synchrotron radiation to study interface phenomena and for leadership in developing the scientific program at the Wisconsin Synchrotron Radiation Center.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Margolis, Bernard [1972]
McGill University
Citation: Also approved by the Division of Particles and Fields.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Margon, Bruce H. [1991]
Space Telescope Science Institute
Citation: For observations and insight leading to the discovery of nature of the star, SS433, one of the true wonders of the present universe.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Margrave, John Lee [1976]
Rice University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Marinero, Ernesto E. [2014]
Purdue University
Citation: For his seminal contributions to the development of materials for recording and sensor devices enabling continuous density increases of information storage technology, in particular of magnetic recording.
Nominated by: Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics

Marion, Jerry B [1966]
University of Maryland
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Maris, Harry B [1929]
Naval Research Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Maris, Humphrey J [1975]
Brown University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mark, Hans [1966]
University of California
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mark, Her,amm F [1944]
Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mark, J Carson [1960]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mark, James E [1976]
University of Michigan
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Mark, Peter [1977]
Princeton University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Markert, John [2008]
University of Texas
Citation: For the synthesis and study of magnetic and superconducting materials, particularly electron-doped copper-oxide superconductors.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Marko, John Frederick [2006]
University of Illinois, Chicago
Citation: For statistical-mechanical theories of DNA and chromosome structure
Nominated by: Division of Biological Physics

Markoff, Sera [2014]
University of Amsterdam
Citation: For fundamental contributions to our understanding of accreting compact objects on all scales, and in particular, for significant contributions to the question of formation of astrophysical jets in neutron stars and black holes.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Markovic, Nina [2016]
Johns Hopkins University
Citation: For important contributions to the experimental study and understanding of electron transport in low dimensions.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Markovitz, Hershel [1962]
Mellon Institute
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Marks, Laurence Daniel [2001]
Northwestern University
Citation: For contributions to quantitative imaging and diffraction methods for determining the atomic structure of surfaces and bulk materials.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Marlow, Daniel Robert [1996]
Princeton University
Citation: For important contributions to the physics of rare decays of the K meson, and to the integration of electronics into the design of large detectors.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Marmar, Earl S. [1987]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: For outstanding contributions to the study of impurities in toroidal plasmas, including characterization of impurity transport and use of impurities for diagnostics.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Marolf, Donald [2005]
University of California, Santa Barbara
Citation: For new fundamental insights into black holes and quantum gravity.
Nominated by: Division of Gravitational Physics

Maron, Yitzhak [1996]
Weizmann Institute of Science
Citation: For pioneering the employment of novel spectroscopic methods to diagnose the field and plasma properties in pulsed-power systems, including the development of the atomic-physics modeling required for the data analysis.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Marple, Dudley T.F. [1963]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Marriner, John Piper [1997]
Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
Citation: For his important contributions to accelerator physics, especially in the area of stochastic cooling, which have led to record luminosities at the Fermilab Tevatron proton-antiproton collider.
Nominated by: Division of Physics of Beams

Marrus, Richard [1978]
University of California, Berkeley
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Marsh, Gerald E. [1995]
Argonne National Laboratory
Citation: For more than fifteen years of technical-policy contributions to nuclear arms control issues, including the comprehensive test ban, strategic defense, nuclear-naval strategy, and information-security reform, all in addition to contributions in various areas of theoretical and applied physics.
Nominated by: Forum on Physics and Society

Marshak, Harvey [1972]
National Bureau of Standards
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Marshak, Marvin Lloyd [2004]
University of Minnesota
Citation: For significant contributions to underground physics, including studies of neutrino mass, nucleon decay and very high energy cosmic rays.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Marshalek, Eugene Richard [1997]
University of Notre Dame
Citation: For pioneering contributions to the microscopic theory of nuclear collective motion, especially development of boson mapping methods.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Marshall, Alan G. [1988]
Florida State University
Citation: For fundamental contributions to many areas of spectroscopy, for inventing and developing the Fourier Transform ICR Mass Spectroscopy, and for applying the technique to the solution of a wide range of chemical and biochemical problems.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Marshall, L C [1942]
University of California
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Marshall, Leona [1950]
University of Chicago
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Marshall, Walter C [1962]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Marston, John B. [2013]
Brown University
Citation: For contributions to the theory of quantum magnetism and to the statistics of fluid systems driven far away from equilibrium.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Martel, Richard [2006]
Universite de Montreal, Canada
Citation: For seminal advances in understanding and exploiting the electrical and optical properties of individual carbon nanotubes.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Martensson, Nils [2013]
Uppsala University
Citation: For pioneering work in the field of photoelectron spectroscopy, who has contributed to many fundamental concepts to understand electronic processes of a wide variety of materials as well as to several revolutionary technical developments, thereby profoundly influencing this field with sustained contributions for more than four decades.
Nominated by: Forum on International Physics

Martin, David C. [2009]
University of Delaware
Citation: For significant contributions to the understanding of phase transformations in molecular crystals and crystalline polymers using low dose, high resolution electron microscopy (HREM), optical microscopy and X-ray diffraction techniques.
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Martin, Hugh J [1969]
Indiana University
Citation: Maier-Leibnitz
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Martin, Ivar [2015]
Argonne National Laboratory
Citation: "For fundamental work in the theory of strongly correlated electrons, topological materials, and quantum measurement."
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Martin, Nicholas Leon Semple [2004]
University of Kentucky
Citation: For experimental and theoretical studies of multipolar interference in atomic ionization processes by electron and photon impact.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Martin, Paul C [1968]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Martin, Piero [2011]
Univ of Padova
Citation: For the experimental discovery of self-organized helical plasma configurations, for seminal contributions to MHD physics and the application of active control of plasma stability, and for the advancement of the reversed field pinch confinement concept.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Martin, Richard F., Jr. [1999]
Illinois State University
Citation: For his pioneering role in establishing computational physics as an academic discipline and for developing innovative undergraduate computational physics curricula being implemented nation wide.
Nominated by: Forum on Education

Martin, Richard McFadden [1985]
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Citation: For his contributions to theoretical physics in the understanding of the relationship between the electronic properties and the structure of condensed matter.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Martin, Ronald Lavern [1968]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Martin, Stephen [2012]
Northern Illinois University
Citation: For his many contributions to both theoretical and phenomenological aspects of supersymmetry and his excellent exposition of the subject through a well-known primer, invited lectures and conference talks
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Martin, William C [1970]
National Bureau of Standards
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Martinez, Gérard Claude [1996]
CNRS
Citation: For contributions to our understanding of defects, superconductivity, and other many-body effects in semiconductors under conditions of high pressure and magnetic field.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Martinez, Joseph V. [1993]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For his national leadership in minority education, his active encouragement of young minority scientists, and his development of the atomic physics program at the Department of Energy.
Nominated by: Forum on Physics and Society

Martinez, Todd J. [2005]
Stanford University
Citation: Martinez has revolutionized the way we view molecular photochemistry, especially cis-transisomerization around a C=C bond, through his development of new methods in ab initio quantum dynamics.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Martinez-Miranda, Luz [2007]
University of Maryland
Citation: For sustained achievements in recruiting, mentoring, and advancing women and minorities in physics; for engaging K-16 students in the excitement of research; and for being a superb role model through her elegant research to understand liquid crystal systems and further their application.
Nominated by: Forum on Education

Martinis, John M. [1997]
National Institute of Standards & Technology
Citation: For his experimental investigations into the fundamental quantum behavior of low-temperature electronic devices.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Martins, Jose Luis [2006]
Instituto Superior Tecnico, Portugal
Citation: For his contributions to the study of the electronic structure of solids and clusters and to the development of ab-initio methods, including new pseudopotentials.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Martinson, Indrek [1991]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For significant contributions to the understanding of atomic structure through the fusing of high wavelength resolution spectroscopy with time resolved fast-ion-beam methods.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Martoff, C. Jeff [2011]
Temple University
Citation: In recognition of his many innovative contributions to the development of detectors for dark matter, in particular for the invention of negative ion DRIFT.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Marton, L [1941]
Stanford University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Marton, L [1942]
Stanford University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Marusic, Ivan [2010]
University of Melbourne
Citation: For fundamental and original experiments and modeling concepts leading to improved understanding of turbulent boundary layers and high Reynolds number turbulence.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Marvin, Robert S [1958]
National Bureau of Standards
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Marx, Gyvrgy Miklos [1997]
Evtvvs Lorand Tudomanyegyetem (Hungary)
Citation: For seminal work in neutrino physics, including lepton charge conservation and dark matter, his leadership in physics education world-wide and his impact on research and teaching in Hungary.
Nominated by: Forum on International Physics

Marx, Jay N. [1995]
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Citation: For his leadership of the successful construction of the Advanced Light Source (ALS), the first of the third generation sychrotron light sources in the U.S.
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Marx, Michael D. [1990]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For his work developing large-scale detectors for precision measurements of electroweak model parameters and for studies at very high-energy hadron colliders.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Marzari, Nicola [2014]
Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne
Citation: For the development of creative and original methods for ab initio calculations of materials properties, in particular Wannier-based electronic structure methods and first principles simulations of transport properties of solids and nanostructures.
Nominated by: Division of Computational Physics

Mascarenhas, Angelo [2014]
National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Citation: For his key experimental contributions to unravelling the effects on the electronic structure that result from processes such as spontaneous ordering and giant band gap bowing that are observed in non-equilibrium growth of semiconductor alloys.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Maschke, Alfred W. [1980]

Citation: Not Provided
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Masek, George Edward [1992]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For contributions to the physics of photon-photon interactions utilizing the TPO/2y detector at PEB.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Mashimo, Tsutomu [2011]
Kumamoto University
Citation: For the development and use of methods for high-precision Hugoniot measurements in the tens of GPa range, and the development and use of the theory and practice of ultragravity synthesis of new materials.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Shock Compression of Condensed Matter

Masius, Morton [1928]
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Maslov, Dmitri [2009]
University of Florida
Citation: For contributions to the theory of quantum transport in one-dimensional systems.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Masnou-Seeuws, Francoise [2006]
Laboratoire Aime Cotton, France
Citation: For the development and application of original procedures for high precision calculations of the properties of diatomic molecules and the creation of ultracold molecules by photoassociation of ultracold atoms.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Mason, Bruce [2010]
University of Oklahoma
Citation: For outstanding leadership in physics education, as director of the ComPADRE project and as Editor of the MERLOT physics collection of educational resources.
Nominated by: Forum on Education

Mason, Edward Allen [1964]
University of Maryland
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mason, Glenn Marggraf [1993]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For pioneering experiments that provided the first direct measurements of the age of galactic cosmic rays and for comprehensive investigations of the abundances and propagation of solar energetic particles.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Mason, R C [1937]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mason, Thomas G. [2008]
University of California, Los Angeles
Citation: For pioneering the approach of microrheology of complex fluids based on the thermal diffusion of probe colloids.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Mason, Thomas E. [2007]
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Citation: For pioneering inelastic neutron scattering measurements on high temperature superconductors and Kondo insulators. Outstanding contributions to neutron instrumentation and leadership of the Oak Ridge Spallation Neutron Source project.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Masuda, Yoshika [1991]
Aichi Gakuin University
Citation: For contributions to experimental low temperature research in super-conductors, metals, and allows, and for his investigations of nuclear magnetism and bcc solid 3He.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Matalon, Moshe [1995]
Northwestern University
Citation: For fundamental contributions to the mathematical theory of flame propagation including the dynamics and stability of flame fronts, and to the mathematical modeling of diverse combustion problems.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Matar, Omar [2015]
Imperial College London
Citation: For important contributions to interfacial fluid dynamics in the presence of surfactants, nanoparticles, and electric fields, using theory and computation, and with applications in industrial and daily life settings.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Matchev, Konstantin [2015]
University of Florida, Gainesville
Citation: For contributions to the collider phenomenology of supersymmetry and extra dimensions, studies of dark matter, and leadership in the development and popularization of simulation tools.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Mate, Charles Mathew [1998]
IBM Almaden Research Center
Citation: For his pioneering contributions establishing the field of nanoscale tribology, producing widespread impact on technology, particularly on lubrication in disk drives.
Nominated by: Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics

Mateja, John [2010]
Murray State University
Citation: For improving undergraduate education by steadfast efforts to increase the participation of undergraduates in research and by fostering high quality educational programs at the national, state, and local levels.
Nominated by: Forum on Education

Mather, John C. [1996]
Goddard Space Flight Center
Citation: For his advancement of the science of cosmology through precise measurement of the spectrum of the cosmic microwave background radiation and discovery of the first evidence of primordial density inhomogeneities.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Mather, Robert L [1960]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mather, Robert L [1961]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mathews, Grant James [1994]
University of Notre Dame
Citation: For contributions to the understanding of primordial nucleosynthesis and phase transitions in the early universe; neutron capture processes in stars and supernovae; galactic chemical evolution; cosmic-ray nucleosynthesis and cosmology.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Mathur, Neil D. [2012]
University of Cambridge
Citation: For seminal contributions to the science and technology of magnetic and multiferroic oxides
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Mathur, Satish C [1964]
Huntsville, Alabama
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Matis, Howard S. [2006]
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Citation: For his many contributions to education and outreach on nuclear science including a website, wall-chart, guidebook, and Boy Scout merit badge, as well as a classroom cosmic-ray detector.
Nominated by: Forum on Education

Matkowsky, Bernard Judah [2006]
Northwestern University
Citation: For fundamental contributions to the combustion theory including the formulation and derivation of mathematical models and their use in describing observed behavior and predicting new, as yet unobserved, thermally active physical and chemical processes.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Matossi, Frank [1949]
Naval Ordnance Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Matsen, F Albert [1964]
University of Texas
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Matsen, Mark W. [2008]
University of Reading
Citation: For seminal contributions to the development and implementation of the self-consistent field theory for block-copolymer materials and polymeric brushes.
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Matsika, Spiridoula C. [2014]
Temple University
Citation: For her contributions to understanding the dynamics of excited molecules around conical intersections and method development to calculate such at the highest levels of theory.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Matsuzawa, Michio [1999]
University of Electro-Communications
Citation: For original contributions to theoretical methods in both static and dynamic few body systems.
Nominated by: Forum on International Physics

Matthaeus, William Henry [1998]
University of Delaware
Citation: For contributions to understanding of fluid and plasma relaxation processes, for pioneering work on novel lattice gas simulation methods, and for advances in understanding of turbulence and particle scattering in space plasmas.
Nominated by: Division of Computational Physics

Mattheiss, L F [1969]
Bell Telephone Laboratories
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Matthews, Dennis L. [1986]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For contributions to x-ray spectroscopy of laser heated plasmas and to the development of XUV lasers.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Matthews, James M. [2011]
Louisiana State University
Citation: For early contributions to underground experiments, including the observation of neutrinos from supernova 1987A as a member of the IMB experiment. For a leadership role in the construction, commissioning and operation of the Auger cosmic ray detector.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Matthews, John Albert James [1988]
University of New Mexico
Citation: For important contributions to the studies of two body scattering processes, to the identification of new particles, and to studies of heavy quark production and fragmentation of e+e- collisions.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Matthews, June Lorraine [1984]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: For important contributions in photo-nuclear reactions.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Mattice, Wayne Lee [1989]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For rationalization of conformation-dependent physical properties of polymers in terms of their local covalent structures.
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Mattis, Daniel [1971]
Yeshiva University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mattoussi, Hedi M. [2013]
Florida State University
Citation: For development of concepts to interface inorganic nano-particles with biological systems, with impact on nanomaterials and biotechnology.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Matveev, Konstantin [2008]
Argonne National Laboratory
Citation: For fundamental contributions to the physics of mesoscopic systems, including the theory of Coulomb blockade, and of transport and tunneling in quantum dots and quantum wires.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Matzen, M. Keith [1997]
Sandia National Laboratories
Citation: For pioneering work and leadership in the theory and experiments that produced energetic, intense pulsed-power-driven x-ray sources and demonstrated their applications in ICF and radiation physics.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Matzner, Richard Alfred [1995]
University of Texas, Austin
Citation: For his analyses in general relativity of a wide range of astrophysical phenomena, especially his numerical simulations of strong-field gravitational systems and the gravitational radiation they produce.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Mauel, Michael E. [1995]
Columbia University
Citation: For investigations of new, high poloidal beta tokamak operating regimes using modified current profiles and for the investigation of collisionless instabilities of magnetically-trapped, hot electron mirror plasmas.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Maurer, R J [1949]
Carnegie Institute
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Maurer, Robert D. [1996]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For fundamental studies of the optical properties of glass that led to the fabrication of the first low-loss optical fibers, now used worldwide for long distance telecommunication.
Nominated by: Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics

Mauri, Francesco [2015]
No Company Provided
Citation: For the development and application of original methods to determine materials properties from first-principles, most notably for the case of solid-state NMR and EPR spectroscopies and electron-phonon interaction and superconductivity.
Nominated by: Division of Computational Physics

Mavalvala, Nergis [2010]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: For her contributions to the design and commissioning of LIGO, and for experimental exploration of the fundamental quantum limits of interferometric gravitational wave detectors.
Nominated by: Division of Gravitational Physics

Mavrikakis, Manos [2013]
University of Wisconsin, Madison
Citation: For his outstanding contributions to the development and use of density functional theory in the fundamental understanding of the site-specific chemical reactions and the determination and design of new catalytic materials.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Mavroides, John C [1966]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology Lincoln Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mawardi, Osman K [1966]
Case Western Reserve University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mawhinney, Robert D. [2013]
Columbia University
Citation: For his pioneering contributions using lattice techniques to the quantitative description and understanding of the physics of quarks and their role in the weak interactions and QCD phase diagram.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Hadronic Physics

Max, Claire Allen [1981]
Lawrence Livermore Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Maxey, Martin R [2005]
Brown University
Citation: For his seminal contributions to the understanding of the physics of particle-laden turbulent flows.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Maxfield, J. P. [1928]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Maxwell, E [1953]
National Bureau of Standards
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Maxwell, Louis R [1931]
Bartol Research Foundation
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Maxworthy, Tony [1975]
University of Southern California
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

May, Michael M. [1995]
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Citation: For high scientific quality and demonstrated personal integrity devoted to the cause of decreasing the threat of nuclear war and developing an international regime of arms control.
Nominated by: Forum on Physics and Society

Mayer, Frederick J. [1980]
Mayer Appl Res Inc
Citation: None
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Mayer, James W [1972]
California Institute of Technology
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Mayer, Ludwig J [1962]
General Mills Electric
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mayer, Maria Gooppert [1941]
Columbia University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mayer, Meinhard E [1967]
Indiana University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mayes, Anne M [2003]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: For outstanding theoretical and experimental research on the interfacial behavior of polymers and the phase behavior of polymeric materials.
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Maynard, Julian Decatur [1989]
Pennsylvania State University
Citation: For applications of acoustic techniques in superfluids and other problems in condensed matter physics.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Mazenko, Gene F. [1987]
University of Chicago
Citation: For establishing renormalization group methods in dynamical critical phenomena and growth kinetics problems, and for identifying the breakdown of hydrodynamical behavior in certain magnetic and liquid crystal systems.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Mazevet, Stephane [2015]
CNRS
Citation: For fundamental contributions to computational simulations of the properties of matter under extreme density, temperature, and radiation conditions.
Nominated by: Division of Computational Physics

Mazin, Igor Ilich [2004]
Naval Research Laboratory
Citation: For contribution to the quantitative theory of materials, including superconducting, magnetic and transport properties, using ab initio computational methods.
Nominated by: Division of Computational Physics

Mazo, Robert Marc [1983]
University of Oregon
Citation: For his many contributions to the statistical mechanics of transport processes, especially to the understanding of Brownian motion and the couplings of moving molecules.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Mazumdar, Sumitendra [2002]
University of Arizona
Citation: For pioneeing numerical work treating electronic correlations, ground state broken symmetries, photophysics and nonlinear spectroscopy.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Mazur, Eric [1989]
Harvard University
Citation: For his original and precise experimental investigations of transport properties in gases, of surfaces excitations, and of vibrational excitations in molecules.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Mazur, Jacob [1966]
National Bureau of Standards
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mazzucato, Ernesto [1993]
Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory
Citation: For wide-ranging contributions to experimental plasma physics and deep understanding of plasma microscopic processes, his contribution to formulation of transport models and the development of high magnetic field and micro-turbulence experiments.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

McAfee, Kenneth B, Jr. [1963]
Bell Laboratories
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

McAllister, A. S. [1926]
Bureau of Standards
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

McAllister, Addams S [1929]
Bureau of Standards
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

McBride, Duncan Eldridge [2003]
National Science Foundation
Citation: For his innovative leadership at the national level in enhancing the effectiveness of physics education for undergraduates, and for his tenacious advocacy of programs that improve education throughout the country.
Nominated by: Forum on Education

McBride, Patricia L. [2009]
Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
Citation: For her original contributions to flavor physics at LEP and the Tevatron and to the development of major new initiatives in B-physics and collider physics.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

McCall, Benjamin [2012]
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Citation: For integrative studies of the simplest polyatomic molecule (H3+), including its dissociative recombination, proton-swapping reaction with H2, and astronomical observations and modeling; and for the development of high-sensitivity, high-precision methods for molecular ion spectroscopy
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

McCall, David W [1961]
Bell Telephone Laboratories
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

McCall, David W [1961]
Bell Telephone Laboratories
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

McCall, Samuel L. [1989]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For sustained research leadership and seminal work on the interaction of light with matter in particular, self-induced transparency, optical bistability, non-linear x-ray optics, and improved stellar imaging.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

McCammon, Dan [1992]
University of Wisconsin, Madison
Citation: For pioneering studies of the diffuse x-ray background starting with his observation of lack of absorption by the Small Magellanic Cloud. His work has been essential to our present clarified understanding of the galactic soft x-ray emission.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

McCammon, James Andrew [1984]
University of California, San Diego
Citation: For his pioneering applications of nonequilibrium statistical mechanics to provide important new insights concerning protein structure, dynamics and function.
Nominated by: Division of Biological Physics

McCarthy, Ian E [1964]
University of California
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

McCarthy, James S. [1993]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For his contributions to the study of the structure of the helium isotopes, to the discovery of y-scaling, and to the development of the CEBAF accelerator.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

McCarthy, Kathryn K [1967]
Tufts University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

McCarthy, Michael [2011]
Harvard University
Citation: For contributions to high-resolution spectroscopy of reactive molecules, particularly negative molecular ions, in the laboratory and in space.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

McCarthy, Robert L. [1997]
State University of New York
Citation: For studies leading to a broader and more precise understanding of the strong interactions, and for innovative developments in particle detectors.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

McCartney, Matha R. [2012]
Arizona State University
Citation: For outstanding contributions to the development of off-axis electron holography and applications to the quantification of nanoscale electrostatic and magnetic fields
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

McCarty, Kevin F. [2013]
Sandia National Laboratories
Citation: For pioneering experimental explorations of the dynamics of ceramic and metal surfaces.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

McClelland, David [2010]
Australian National University
Citation: For his ground-breaking experimental work in techniques to extend the sensitivity of gravitational wave detection beyond the standard quantum limit and for promoting world-wide collaboration in gravitational wave research
Nominated by: Forum on International Physics

McClelland, Gary Miles [1990]
IBM Almaden Research Center
Citation: For studies of highly excited isolated molecules, gas-surface dynamics, and friction at the atomic scale.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

McClelland, Jabez Jenkins [1998]
National Institute of Standards and Technology
Citation: For elucidation of spin polarized electron-atom interactions, and for pioneering development and application of atom optical methods in nanostructure fabrication.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

McClelland, John B. [2001]
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Citation: For contributions to the development of novel instrumentation for measurement of spin observables in medium energy proton induced reactions.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

McClure, Donald S [1962]
University of Chicago
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

McClure, Gordon W [1960]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

McComas, David [2010]
Southwest Research Institute
Citation: For his pioneering discoveries of the structure of the plasma heliosphere and the interaction of the solar system plasma with the interstellar medium, and for numerous significant contributions to design of missions and instrumentation leading to these discoveries.
Nominated by: Topical Group in Plasma Astrophysics

McCombe, Bruce Douglas [1981]
Naval Research Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

McConkey, John William [1990]
University of Windsor
Citation: For pioneering and sustained high-quality research and development of novel experimental techniques in electron-atom (-molecule) collision physics.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

McCormack, Elizabeth F. [2005]
Bryn Mawr College
Citation: For contributions to the development of novel four-wave mixing techniques for the study of molecular Rydberg states, and for efforts to advance the state of undergraduate physics education.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

McCormick, W Wallace [1959]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

McCoy, Anne [2007]
Ohio State University
Citation: For contributions to the development of theoretical and computational insight into the spectroscopy and dynamics of molecules and molecular complexes that exhibit large amplitude motions.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

McCray, Patrick [2013]
University of California, Santa Barbara
Citation: For his outstanding scholarship on the history of modern physical sciences that explores relations between experts, amateurs, and enthusiasts, and for his service to the scholarly community, including institution-building and sustained public outreach.
Nominated by: Forum on the History of Physics

McCrory, Robert Lee [1985]
University of Rochester
Citation: For his many contributions to our understanding of hydrodynamic stability and thermal transport in laser driven plasmas.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

McCubbin, Thomas King, Jr. [1969]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

McCumber, Dean E [1967]
Summit, New Jersey
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

McCune, James E [1968]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Also approved by the Division of Plasma Physics.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

McCurdy, Clyde William [1992]
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Citation: For advance in theoretical methods for the study of molecular photoionization, electron-molecule collisions, and time-dependent phenomena in atomic and molecular physics.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

McCurdy, W. H. [1928]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

McDaniel, Earl W [1967]
Georgia Institute of Technology
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

McDermott, Lillian C. [1990]
University of Washington
Citation: For her many significant contributions to the field research in physics education, especially in the area of conceptual difficulties and her role in the development of educational outreach programs at the University of Washington.
Nominated by: American Physical Society

McDonald, Arthur B [1982]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

McDonald, Donald G. [1995]
National Institute of Standards & Technology
Citation: For contributions to submillimeter wave and infrared applications of superconductivity.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Instrument and Measurement Science

McDonald, Frank B [1967]
NASA
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

McDonald, J. Douglas [1986]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For his pioneering and seminal studies in chemical dynamics- studies of vibrational energy distributions in reactive intermediates, collision-free vibrational energy intramolecular redistribution, and molecular quantum beats.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

McDonald, Joseph Charles [1993]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For advancements in the field of radiological physics and increasing knowledge in radiometric calorimetry, microdosimetry, neutron dosimetry and radiation metrology.
Nominated by: Division of Biological Physics

McDonald, Kirk Thomas [1989]
Princeton Univ
Citation: For investigations of electromagnetic processes at high energies, both as tests of our basic understanding of these processes, and as probes of the structure of hadrons.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

McDowell, Charles A [1973]
University of British Columbia
Citation: Also approved by CP
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

McElhinney, John [1966]
Naval Research Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

McEnery, Julie [2011]
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Citation: For her fundamental contributions to the understanding of the gamma-ray sky through her leadership of the Fermi mission as Project Scientist and her discoveries of gamma-ray burst high energy properties.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

McEuen, Paul L [2003]
Cornell University
Citation: For important contributions to the fabrication, measurement, and understanding of nanometer scale electronic systems, including quantum dots, nanocrystals, carbon nanotubes, and single molecules.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

McEwen, George F [1930]
Scripps Institution
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

McFadden, Geoffrey B. [2001]
National Institute of Standards and Technology
Citation: For fundamental insights into the effect of fluid flow on crystal growth and for an innovative approach to phase field methods in fluid mechanics.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

McFarland, Kevin S. [2005]
University of Rochester
Citation: For precision studies of the weak interactions of high energy neutrinos.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

McFeely, Fenton Read [1996]
IBM Research Division
Citation: For his creative applications of photoemission techniques to the understanding of materials processes, interfaces and electronic structure, including etching and deposition reactions underlying microelectronics technology.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

McGaughey, Patrick L. [1998]
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Citation: For his contributions to experimental high-energy nuclear physics; including his leadership of Fermilab E866, his penetrating contributions to the understanding of J/y production in nuclear collisions, and his insight and leadership in helping formulate the conceptual design of the PHENIX detector at RHIC.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

McGill, Thomas Conley, Jr. [1981]
Caifornia Institute of Technology
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

McGinnis, David Paul [2003]
Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
Citation: For his important contributions to increasing the performance of the Fermilab accelerator complex.
Nominated by: Division of Physics of Beams

McGowan, F K [1954]
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

McGowan, J William [1970]
University of Western Ontario
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

McGrath, James W [1960]
Kent State University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

McGrath, Robert L [1977]
State University of New York, Stony Brook
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

McGrory, Joseph B [1974]
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

McGuire, James H. [1987]
Affiliation not available
Citation: In recognition of contributions to the theory of single and multiple ionization and electron capture in high energy atomic collisions.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Mcguire, Kevin M. [1991]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For his contribution to the experimental study of MHD activity in tokamak plasmas, and the observation of the interaction of fast particles and MHD modes which led to the discovery of the fishbone instability.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

McGuire, Stephen C. [2008]
Southern University and A&M College
Citation: For his leadership in exploring new ways for research physicists, traditional educators and museum professionals to work together to engage students and the public, particularly under-represented groups, in the excitement of physics.
Nominated by: Forum on Education

McGuire, Thomas R [1959]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

McGurn, Arthur Robert [2005]
Western Michigan University
Citation: For pioneering work on the theory of phase coherent multiple scattering effects from rough surfaces and thin films, and for research in nanostructure photonics.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

McIlrath, Thomas James [1983]
American Physical Society
Citation: For his pioneering use of laser to crate large populations of state-selected atoms, work which has led to the discoveries of resonant laser ionization and important atomic structure effects.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

McIntyre, John A [1959]
Sloane Physics Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

McIntyre, Peter Mastin [2001]
Texas A&M University
Citation: In recognition of his contributions to the physics and technology of hadron colliding beams, including a succession of superconducting magnet technologies to push the energy frontier in hadron colliders.
Nominated by: Division of Physics of Beams

McIrvine, Edward Charles [1984]
No company provided
Citation: For his thoughtful approach to applied physics and technology and his contribution to corporate planning and management in these areas.
Nominated by: American Physical Society

McKay, K G [1949]
Bell Telephone Laboratories
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

McKee, Christopher Fulton [1985]
University of California, Berkeley
Citation: For theoretical astrophysical investigations of the structure of astrophysical shocks, the evolution of supernova remnants, the structure of the interstellar medium, the dynamics of evaporating clouds, and the interpretation of quasar spectra.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

McKee, Rodney A [2003]
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Citation: For heteroepitaxy of crystalline oxides on semiconductors.
Nominated by: Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics

McKee, Jr, George [2011]
University of Wisconsin, Madison
Citation: For seminal diagnostic development and experimental studies of the fundamental properties of turbulence and related transport in magnetically confined plasmas and detailed tests of theory.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

McKeever, Stephen [2007]
Oklahoma State University
Citation: For major contributions to solid-state radiation dosimetry using thermally and optically stimulated luminescence from wide band-gap insulators, including the development of novel luminescence techniques for radiation measurement.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

McKelvey, John P [1968]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

McKenna, Gregory B. [1988]
Texas Technical University
Citation: For his work in the physical and mechanical aging of polymeric glasses, the rheological behavior of cyclic molecules in the melt, and the determination of the strain energy density function of model rubber networks.
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

McKeon, Beverley [2016]
California Institute of Technology
Citation: For experimental and theoretical contributions to advancing the understanding of wall turbulence and for elegant interdisciplinary approaches to modeling and flow manipulation.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

McKeown, Robert D. [1993]
Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility
Citation: For a variety of important experiments, but most particularly for electron scattering measurements probing the short-range properties of nucleons in the nuclear medium.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

McKibben, J L [1946]
Los Alamos Science Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

McKibben, Robert Bruce [1990]
University of New Hampshire
Citation: For his outstanding contributions to the observation and interpretation of energetic particles in the heliosphere and in planetary magnetospheres.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

McKinley, D W.R. [1951]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

McKinley, Gareth [2007]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: For the development of methods for characterization of the rheology of complex liquids and improved understanding of elastic effects and instabilities.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

McKinstrie, Colin [2011]
Alcatel Lucent, Bell Laboratories
Citation: For diverse contributions to laser science, ranging from relativistic laser-plasma interactions to nonlinear and quantum optics in fibers.
Nominated by: Division of Laser Science

McKoy, B Vincent [1982]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

McLachlan, Dan, Jr. [1947]
American Cyanamid
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

McLaughlin, Gail C. [2009]
North Carolina State University
Citation: For her work in elucidating the role of neutrinos in nucleosynthesis in supernovae and black hole accretion disks, and for her studies of the potential of low energy beta-beams in neutrino physics.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

McLeish, Tom [2007]
University of Leeds
Citation: For seminal contributions to the theory of dynamics and rheology of entangled polymers, especially polymers with long-chain branching.
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

McLerran, Larry D. [1989]
Brookhaven National Laboratory
Citation: For theoretical contributions to collision of nuclei at extremely high energies.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

McMahan, Andrew K. [2002]
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Citation: For pioneering work on the computation of effective Hamiltonian parameters for superconducting oxides and phase transitions of materials under high pressure, and the subsequent solution of the associated models.
Nominated by: Division of Computational Physics

McMahan, Margaret A. Norris [2002]
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Citation: For her creative leadership and initiative in bringing nuclear science to students, teachers, and the public.
Nominated by: Forum on Education

McManus, Hugh [1964]
Michigan State University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

McMichael, Robert D. [2009]
National Institute of Standards and Technology
Citation: For broad contributions to the measurement, modeling, interpretation, and understanding of magnetization dynamics.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Magnetism

McMillan, Edwin C [1935]
University of California
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

McMillan, William L [1969]
Bell Telephone Laboratories
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

McMorrow, Desmond [2011]
London Center Nanotechnoloy
Citation: For experimental studies of strongly correlated electron systems using x-ray and neutron scattering.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

McMurry, Henry Lewis [1964]
Idaho Falls, Idaho
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

McNaughton, Michael Walford [1986]
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Citation: For precise measurements leading to the complete determination of the isovector nucleon-nucleon s-matrix amplitudes at intermediate energies.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

McNeal, Robert J [1971]
Aerospace Corporation
Citation: Also approved by the Division of Atomic, Molecular, and Optic Physics.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

McNeil, Laurie Elizabeth [2001]
University of North Carolina
Citation: For numerous contributions towards improving the climate for women in physics, including extending the Committee on the Status of Women in Physics Academic Site Visit Program and performing an extensive report on the dual-career couple problem.
Nominated by: Forum on Physics and Society

McNish, A G [1959]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

McPherson, A Turner [1958]
National Bureau of Standards
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

McQueeney, Robert [2010]
Iowa State University
Citation: For the development and use of neutron scattering techniques to advance the understanding of strongly correlated electron systems.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

McRae, Eion G [1973]
Bell Laboratories
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

McTague, John P [1982]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

McVoy, Kirk W [1972]
Brooklyn College
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

McWhan, Denis B [1972]
Georgia Institute of Technology
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

McWhorter, Alan L [1964]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

McWilliams, Roger [2004]
University of California, Irvine
Citation: For seminal experimental contributions to both basic plasma physics (phase space transport measurements using induced fluorescence) and fusion energy science (first demonstration of lower hybrid current drive).
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Mead, C. Alden [1989]
No Company Provided
Citation: For contributions to the theory of line shapes, the optical properties of materials molecular spectroscopy, and nonequilibrium statistical mechanics.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Mead, Carver A [1967]
California Institute of Technology
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mead, Gilbert D [1975]
NASA Goddard Space Center
Citation: Also approved by the Division of Plasma Physics, and the Division of Particles and Fields.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Mead, Gilbert D [1975]
NASA Goddard Space Center
Citation: Also approved by the Division of Plasma Physics, and the Division of Particles and Fields.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Mead, William Charles [1987]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For pioneering research and leadership in Inertial Confinement Fusion, including design of intermediate density targets, design and analysis of laser-plasma coupling experiments, and simulations of fluid instabilities and ablation.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Meadows, James W [1962]
Argonne National Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Meakin, Paul [1989]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For application of computer experiments to diffusion-limited aggregation, for the introduction of alternative fractal aggregates, and for the understanding of related harmonic multifractal measures.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Measday, David F [1976]
University of British Columbia
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Mecking, Bernhard Alfred [2001]
Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility
Citation: For his contributions to electromagnetic nuclear physics, including leadership in the design and construction of the CEBAF Large Acceptance Spectrometer, CLAS.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Meechan, Charles J [1975]
Rockwell International
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Meerson, Baruch [2012]
Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Citation: For significant and innovative contributions to the physics of non-equilibrium and non-linear systems, including extinction in population dynamics, instabilities in granular gases, coarsening, and quantum chaos
Nominated by: Topical Group on Statistical and Nonlinear Physics

Megaridis, Constantine [2011]
University of Illinois, Chicago
Citation: For pioneering the development of thermophoretic sampling, as well as contributions to the fluid dynamics of droplet impact and the behavior of fluids in nanoenclosures.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Meger, Robert Alfred [2000]
Naval Research Laboratory
Citation: For important contributions to the physics and technology of plasmas, pulsed power, and electron beams, their interaction and their applications.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Mehl, Clarence R [1962]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mehl, Michael John [1999]
Naval Research Laboratory
Citation: For outstanding contributions to the development of density functional theory and to its applications using the LAPW method, tight-binding Hamiltonians and methods based on localized charge densities.
Nominated by: Division of Computational Physics

Mehlhorn, Thomas [2011]
Naval Research Laboratory
Citation: For scientific leadership in developing physics-based simulation tools, discriminating diagnostics, and validation experiments, producing a predictive capability that contributed to major advances in ion and electron beam physics, Z-pinches, inertial confinement fusion, and dynamic materials.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Mehta, Anita [2007]
S. N. Bose Nat Ctr Basic Sci
Citation: For being a pioneer in granular physics, and contributions to many and diverse areas in complex systems and nonlinear dynamics; for her efforts to help 'invisible scientists' in emergent countries become globally visible, with special reference to women in international science.
Nominated by: Forum on International Physics

Meiboom, Saul [1965]
Bell Telephone Laboratories
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Meiburg, Eckart Heinz [2005]
University of California
Citation: For the development and use of computer codes to elucidate significant fluid dynamical problems, including: molecular dynamics, interfacial, thermocapillary, particle-laden and porous-media flows, wakes, rotating jets and gravity currents.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Meier, Dale Joseph [1983]
Michigan Molecular Instittue
Citation: For developing the statistical thermodynamics theory of block copolymers
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Meier, Robert R. [1997]
Naval Research Laboratory
Citation: For pioneering research in radiation transport theory and space-based optical observations leading to understanding of planetary coronae, magnetospheric imaging, interstellar hydrogen and helium and airglow on the earth, planets and comets.
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Meijer, Paul H.E. [1983]
Catholic University of America
Citation: For contributions to the fields of irreversible thermodynamics (1), group theory (2), Ising series, low temperature physics (3), and for sustained teaching and lecturing of theoretical physics and encouraging people to pursue this type of career.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Meinhart, Carl [2011]
University of California, Santa Barbara
Citation: For contributions to the seminal developments of micron resolution particle image velocimetry and free-surface microfluidics for surface enhanced Raman scattering technology, and for providing deeper understanding of the flow of fluids over surfaces in the extremes of microscopic slip and high Reynolds number turbulence.
Nominated by: Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics

Meir, Yigal [2003]
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Citation: For contributions to our understanding of interacting and disordered electron systems, particularly in the context of mesoscopic physics.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Meisel, Mark W. [2009]
University of Florida
Citation: For contributions to magnetic and magneto-optical properties of low-dimensional and nanoscale materials.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Meisner, Gregory P. [2003]
General Motors R&D Center
Citation: For advances in filled skutterudite thermoelectric materials having high energy conversion efficiency.
Nominated by: Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics

Meiss, James Donald [1990]
University of Colorado, Boulder
Citation: For pioneering research on non-linear waves of plasmas and oceans, and on the chaotic dynamics of Hamiltonian systems.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Meissner, Hans [1960]
Stevens Institute of Technology
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Meissner, Ulf G. [2009]
Universitaet of Bonn
Citation: For leading the development of chiral perturbation theory with baryons, including many pioneering and successful predictions for the interactions of nucleons with photons, pions, and other nucleons.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Meister, A G [1949]
Illinois Institute of Technology
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Meitzler, Thomas [2015]
US Army Research Devevelpment & Engineering Command
Citation: For the development of a novel technique for embedding of ultrasonic, optical, and spintronic transducers-sensors into armor materials and contributions to understanding how embedded transducers give indication of armor damage.
Nominated by: Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics

Meixner, Joseph [1980]

Citation: None
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mekjian, Aram Zareh [1985]
Rutgers University
Citation: For important contributions to the theory of nuclear reactions-analog resonances, coulomb mixing and isospin symmetry and for his leadership in thermodynamic models of relativistic heavy ion collisions.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Melcher, Robert L [1976]
IBM at Yorktown Heights
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Mele, Eugene J [2001]
University of Pennsylvania
Citation: For his contributions to the theory of electronic phenomena in conducting polymers, fullerides and nanotubes.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Melia, Fulvio [2002]
University of Arizona
Citation: For his fundamental work elucidating the physics of compact astrophysical objects, particularly the supermassive black hole at the Galactic Center, and the multi-phased environment within which it is embedded.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Melkonian, Edward [1963]
Columbia University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mellen(Deceased), Robert Harrison [1984]
Kildare Corporation
Citation: For contributions to understanding the chemical kinetics of relaxation/absorption processes in sea water.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Melloch, Michael Raymond [1996]
Purdue University
Citation: For innovative epitaxial growth of semiconductor epilayers, quantum wells, and superlattices which have led to new materials, novel devices, and important advances in the physics of nanostructures.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Melnichenko, Yuri B [2005]
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Citation: For significant contributions to the fundamental science underlying universal aspects of macromolecules in polymer solutions, supercritical mixtures and polymer blends.
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Melnitchouk, Wolodymyr [2006]
Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility
Citation: For his theoretical and phenomenological contributions to the study of the quark structure of nucleons and nuclei, in particular that underpinning the nuclear physics program at Jefferson Lab.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Hadronic Physics

Melott, Adrian Lewis [1996]
University of Kansas
Citation: For groundbreaking studies of the origin and evolution of cosmic structure.
Nominated by: Division of Computational Physics

Meltzer, David E. [2012]
Arizona State University
Citation: For his tireless advocacy for the quality of professional preparation of K-12 teachers and for the depth and breadth of his scholarly contributions to research in physics education and the community of physics education researchers
Nominated by: Forum on Education

Melville, Wallace Kendal [2005]
University of California, San Diego
Citation: For insightful laboratory, theoretical and field studies of fluid mechanics governing many oceanographic phenomena including breaking waves, rotating fluids, acoustics and flow over topography.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Melvin, M A [1964]
University of Florida
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Memory, Jasper D [1977]
North Carolina State University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Menard, Jonathan [2010]
Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory
Citation: For seminal magnetohydrodynamic optimization studies and for experimental contributions to understanding equilibrium and stability of low aspect ratio tokamks.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Mendez, Emilio Eugenio [1988]
State University of New York, Stony Brook
Citation: For contributions in quantum well physics, notably the observation of Stark shifts, magneto-resonant tunneling and two-carrier quantum Hall effect.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Mendlowitz, Harold [1961]
Washington, D.C.
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mendlowitz, Harold [1960]
National Bureau of Standards
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Menendez, Jose [2014]
Arizona State University
Citation: For significant contributions to the use of Raman spectroscopy in condensed matter physics and the understanding of lattice vibrations in semiconductor materials and superlattices.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Menendez, Manuel G. [1984]
No company provided
Citation: For pioneering research on the systematics of electron ejection by fast particles which has advanced our understanding of electron production mechanisms when ionizing radiation interacts with matter.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Meneveau, Charles [1998]
Johns Hopkins University
Citation: For major contributions to understanding the multifractal nature of turbulent energy dissipation, energy, the transfer of energy across scales, and subgrid-scale models.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Meng, Jie [2012]
Peking University
Citation: For his many important and continuing contributions in developing the Relativistic Mean Field theory into a predictive tool for nuclear structure research and for creating an active international hub at Beijing in this field
Nominated by: Forum on International Physics

Menikov, Kirill [2011]
Johns Hopkins University
Citation: For outstanding contributions to the theory of high energy hadron collisions, heavy quark physics, and low-energy tests of the Standard Model, and for development of innovative techniques for perturbative calculations.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Menius, Arthur Clayton, Jr. [1962]
North Caroline State College
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Menon, Narayanan [2009]
University of Massachusetts
Citation: For experiments that helped shape the current understanding of granular fluids and supercooled liquids.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Menoni, Carmen [2008]
Colorado State University
Citation: For advancing nano-scale imaging using extreme ultraviolet laser light and seminal contributions to the understanding of the physics of semiconductor optical materials and laser diodes.
Nominated by: Division of Laser Science

Menyuk, Curtis [2008]
University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Citation: For contributions to the theory of optical pulse propagation, particularly in birefringent optical fiber.
Nominated by: Division of Laser Science

Menyuk, Norman [1972]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Mercereau, James E [1968]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mercier, Andre P.H. [1975]
University of Berne
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mercier, Andre [1953]
University of Berne
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Meriles, Carlos [2015]
City College of New York
Citation: For creative contributions to the development of novel techniques in magnetic resonance, including ex-situ MRI scanning, spin hyperpolarization and optical detection.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Merkle, Karl L. [1996]
Argonne National Laboratory
Citation: For his contributions to the basic understanding of radiation-induced defects in solids and internal solid interfaces.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Merkt, Frédéric [2016]
ETH - Zurich
Citation: For outstanding contributions to the research of chemical physics, spectroscopy, and quantum dynamics of atomic and molecular Rydberg states and the related ions.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Merlin, Roberto Daniel [1996]
University of Michigan
Citation: For contributions to the understanding of vibrational and electronic properties of semiconducting and magnetic structures, and of artificial quasiperiodic structures.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Merlino, Robert Louis [2002]
University of Iowa
Citation: For seminal experiments investigating fundamental plasma properties with wide ranging implications to space and dusty plasmas.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Mermin, N David [1969]
Cornell University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Merminga, Nikolitsa [2006]
CASA - Center for Advanced Studies of Accelerators
Citation: For leadership in designing and developing energy recovery linacs, and applications to light sources and electron-ion colliders.
Nominated by: Division of Physics of Beams

Merrifield, R E [1962]
Wilmington, Delaware
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Merritt, Frank S. [1997]
University of Chicago
Citation: For studies of neutral current neutrino interactions and weakly decaying states produced in neutrino interactions, and for setting mass limits on the Higgs boson and heavy leptons at LEP.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Merritt, M L [1955]
Sandia National Laboratories
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Merts, Althel Lavelle [1991]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For significant contributions to the understanding of the physics of atoms in high temperature plasmas.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Merz, James L. [1989]
Univ of Notre Dame
Citation: For research leading to the understanding of the optical properties of compound semiconductor materials and optoelectronic devices.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Merz, Walter J [1972]
RCA Switzerland
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Merzbacher, Eugen [1962]
University of North Carolina
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Meserve, RIchard A. [1989]
Carnegie Institute
Citation: For his contributions at the interface of physics and society, especially for his report on safety problems of nuclear reactors at government laboratories.
Nominated by: Forum on Physics and Society

Meservey, Joseph B [1974]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Meshkov, Natalia Kalfe [1995]
Argonne National Laboratory
Citation: For her use of scientific approaches to environmental problems and for her pioneering work in establishing programs for women in science.
Nominated by: Forum on Physics and Society

Meshkov, Sydney [1967]
National Bureau of Standards
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Messier, Mark D. [2013]
Indiana University
Citation: For study of neutrino mass and mixing from discovery with atmospheric neutrinos by Super-Kamiokande, confirmation and precision measurements using MINOS, and leadership of the NOvA long-baseline experiment to further refine the fundamental nature of neutrino oscillation.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Messiter, Arthur F. [1996]
University of Michigan
Citation: For deep physical insight and careful analysis of complex flow problems, especially the formulation of interactive theories of boundary-layer flows at high Reynolds number.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Messmer, Richard P [1982]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Mestre, Jose [2010]
University of Illinois
Citation: For ground-breaking applications of principles and methodologies from cognitive science to physics education research and for elucidating expert-novice performance differences in physics learning and problem solving.
Nominated by: Forum on Education

Meszaros, Peter I. [1996]
Pennsylvania State University
Citation: For valuable and influential contributions to the theory of radiation processes near magnetized neutron stars, gamma-ray burst sources, black holes and galaxy formation.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Methfessel, Siegfried J [1966]
IBM Research Center
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Metiu, Horia [1986]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For his insightful contributions to our understanding of surfaces and adsorbates using spectroscopic techniques to measure dynamic properties.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Metropolis, Nicholas [1953]
Los Alamos Science Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mette, Herbert L [1967]
United States Army Electronics Command
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Metzger, Franz R [1959]
Bartol Research Foundation
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Metzner, A.W. Kenneth [1977]
American Institute of Physics
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Forum on International Physics

Meunier, Vincent [2011]
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Citation: For advancing the fields of nanoscience and nanotechnology through the application of innovative theory and advanced computation for the understanding of energy flow and storage mechanisms in nanostructured materials including carbons and metal oxides.
Nominated by: Division of Computational Physics

Mewaldt, Richard A. [1989]
California Institute of Technology
Citation: For his seminal contributions to the measurement and understanding of the isotopic abundances of cosmic rays and solar energetic particles.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Meyer, Bradley Stewart [2003]
Clemson University
Citation: For contributions to the theory of nucleosynthesis and for applications of those ideas to the physics of nuclei, nuclear reactions, neutrinos, and supernovae.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Meyer, Charles F. [1925]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Meyer, Curtis A [2004]
Carnegie Mellon University
Citation: For his contributions to and his leadership in the experimental study of the light quark spectrum and the role of gluonic excitations.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Meyer, Donald I [1976]
University of Michigan
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Meyer, Fred Wolfgang [1990]
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Citation: For significant contributions to the understanding of charge-changing collision processes by the development of novel experimental capabilities and the application of simplified physical models.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Meyer, Gerhard [2009]
IBM Zurich Research Laboratory
Citation: For developments and applications of low-temperature scanning tunneling microscopy.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Meyer, Hans-Otto [1996]
Indiana University
Citation: For leadership in advancing the technology to use cooled stored beams and internal targets, which has led to new insights on the role of heavy meson exchange in the nucleon-nucleon force from precise measurements of threshold pion production.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Meyer, Jerry Richard [2001]
Naval Research Laboratory
Citation: For fundamental and applied contributions to the physics of semiconductor optical and electronic processes and devices, including new classes of midwave-infrared quantum well lasers.
Nominated by: Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics

Meyer, Robert B. [1985]
Brandeis University
Citation: For his substantial contribution to novel experiment and theoretical understanding in the area of liquid crystals.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Meyer, Stephan S [2003]
University of Chicago
Citation: For his pioneering use of bolometers to study the anisotropy of the cosmic microwave background and his measurements of CMB anisotropy on scales from 0.1 to 90 degrees.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Meyerhofer, David Dietrich [2002]
University of Rochester
Citation: For his significant contributions and leadership in the areas of direct-drive inertial confinement fusion and high-intensity laser-matter interactions, including the observation of photon-photon pair production.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Meyerott, R E [1957]
Rand Corporation
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Meyers, Marc [2010]
University of California, San Diego
Citation: For being a leading member of the international community on the dynamic response of materials for over thirty years, publishing over 330 papers. In addition to his fundamental contributions to the field, he has provided leadership through his activities in the APS, MRS, and ARO, including co-founding the EXPLOMET conference.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Shock Compression of Condensed Matter

Meyers, Peter Daniel [2002]
Princeton University
Citation: For contributions to rare kaon decay experiments, service and leadership in the particle physics community, and for communicating the excitement of the field to expert and non-expert alike.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Meyerson, Bernard S. [1998]
IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
Citation: For the invention of ultra-high vacuum chemical vapor deposition and its application to low temperature silicon epitaxy, especially the fabrication of SiGe heterojunction bipolar integrated circuits for wireless telecommunications.
Nominated by: Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics

Meystre, Pierre [1996]
University of Arizona
Citation: For seminal contributions to the theory of single-atom interactions with quantized radiation, and particularly for the first theory of micromaser action.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Mezei, Ferenc [2000]
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Citation: For his leadership in developing new techniques for neutron scattering studies of condensed matter, including the invention of the neutron spin echo method.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Meziani, Zein-Eddine [2004]
Temple University
Citation: For his leadership of the neutron / polarized 3He spin structure program in Hall A at Jefferson Lab and at End Station A at SLAC.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Mezic, Igor [2015]
Univ of California, Santa Barbara
Citation: For fundamental contributions to the theory of three-dimensional chaotic advection, measures and control of mixing, and development of a spectral operator theory approach to decomposition of complex fluid flows.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Mezzacappa, Anthony [2004]
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Citation: For his pioneering work toward identifying the explosion mechanism of core collapse supernovae and his leadership in the development of U.S. computational science.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Miao, Jianwei "John" [2016]
University of California, Los Angeles
Citation: For pioneering contributions to the development of diffractive imaging methods for characterizing a wide range of material systems and a general electron tomography method for three-dimensional imaging of crystal defects at atomic resolution.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Micha, David A [1976]
University of Florida
Citation: Also approved by the Division of Chemical Physics
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Michaelides, Angelos [2016]
London Center for Nanotechnology
Citation: For fundamental contributions to computational simulations of solids and surfaces, particularly adsorption problems, most notably water-solid interfaces.
Nominated by: Division of Computational Physics

Michel, Pierre [2015]
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Citation: For outstanding contributions to laser-plasma interaction physics and dynamic multi-laser beam physics enabling symmetry control in indirectly driven inertial confinement fusion implosions.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Michels, H Harvey [1970]
United Aircraft
Citation: Also approved by the Division of Chemical Physics.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Michels, Walter C [1934]
Bryn Mawr College
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Michelson, Peter F. [2009]
Stanford University
Citation: For seminal contributions to the inception, the success of the design and construction, and the breadth and depth of science contributions of the Fermi LAT telescope.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Mickens, Ronald Elbert [1999]
Clark Atlanta University
Citation: For his sustained service to the physics community and his original contributions on the applications of mathematics to the study of physical systems.
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Middleton, A. Alan [2010]
Syracuse University
Citation: For his innovative numerical studies of the dynamical and static properties of disordered condensed matter systems, including charge density waves, spin glasses and disordered elastic media.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Statistical and Nonlinear Physics

Middleton, David [1950]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Middleton, Roy [1965]
University of Pennsylvania
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Midorikawa, Katsumi [2010]
RIKEN, Saitama
Citation: For contributions to the generation of intense high harmonics and its application to nonlinear multiphoton processes in the extreme ultraviolet region.
Nominated by: Division of Laser Science

Mieher, Robert L [1972]
Purdue University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Mies, Frederick Henry [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For penetrating original analyses of molecular theories of scattering and the development of unified descriptions of the interaction of radiation with bound and with free molecular systems.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Miesowicz, Marian [1977]
Krako, Poland
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Migdall, Alan [2007]
National Institute of Standards & Technology
Citation: For the development of parametric down conversion and correlated-photon generation for metrology, cryptography, communications, and fundamental physics applications.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Migler, Kalman [2015]
National Institute of Standards and Technology
Citation: For definitive optical and rheological experiments concerning the physics of polymer flow to identify slippage and multiphase behavior.
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Migliori, Albert [1999]
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Citation: For the development of resonant ultrasound spectroscopy and its application in materials physics and technology.
Nominated by: Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics

Migone, Aldo Dante [2005]
Southern Illinois University
Citation: For his contributions to the experimental study of the thermodynamics of one- and two-dimensional films adsorbed on carbon nanotubes, graphite, and boron nitride.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Mihaila, Bogdan [2011]
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Citation: For contributions to the development of accurate numerical methods for the study of nonlinearity in many-body theory with applications to cold-atom, condensed-matter, nuclear, and high-energy physics.
Nominated by: Division of Computational Physics

Mihaly, Laszlo [2005]
State University of New York, Stony Brook
Citation: For important contributions in tunneling and optical studies of high temperature superconductors and fullerene materials, and for developing far infrared spectroscopic methods to detect electron spin resonance.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Mihelich, John W [1959]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mihul, Alexandru [1976]
Joint Institute for Nuclear Research
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Miksis, Michael J. [1999]
Northwestern University
Citation: For pioneering work on problems in multiphase flows including dynamics of contact-line motion, interfacial instabilities and effective media theory in bubbly fluids.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Milburn, Gerard J. [2006]
University of Queensland, Australia
Citation: For seminal and fundamental contributions to the theory of quantum feedback and control and of optical implementations of quantum computation.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Milchberg, Howard Michael [1995]
University of Maryland
Citation: For his research on high-temperature, ultra-dense plasmas and studies of X-ray emission and optical guiding by laser generated plasma structures.
Nominated by: Division of Laser Science

Miley, George Hunter [1981]
University of Illinois
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Milford, Frederick John [1962]
Battelle Memorial Institute
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Millener, David John [1993]
Brookhaven National Laboratory
Citation: For significant contributions to understanding the structure of light nuclei; particularly non-normal parity states and to hypemuclear spectroscopy and the application of SU(3) symmetries.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Miller, Amber D. [2014]
Columbia University
Citation: For important contributions to observations of the cosmic microwave background and development of innovative instrumentation for millimeter-wave cosmology.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Miller, Arthur I. [1988]
Univ Coll London
Citation: For his research in the history of physical science, especially the works of Joseph Priestley and 18th century natural philosophy.
Nominated by: Forum on the History of Physics

Miller, Carl W [1935]
Brown University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Miller, Daniel W [1957]
Indiana University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Miller, David Andrew Barclay [1988]
Stanford University
Citation: For contributions to the understanding and application of nonlinear optical and electroabsorptive effects in semiconductor structures.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Miller, Donald H [1968]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Miller, Gabriel Lorimer [1988]
No Company Provided
Citation: For the development of novel instrumental techniques for the investigation of semiconductor and other materials and the extension of these methods to in situ measurements.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Instrument and Measurement Science

Miller, Gerald A [1984]
University of Washington
Citation: For his many contributions to meson interactions with nuclei, and the incorporation of quark degrees of freedom into nuclear physics.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Miller, Glenn H [1962]
Sandia Corporation
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Miller, James Angus [2004]
Sandia National Laboratories
Citation: For advances in the theoretical chemistry of combustion processes.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Miller, James Paul [1995]
Boston University
Citation: For the development of a high resolution NaI detector and the performance of pioneering experiments on nuclear Compton scattering and radiative kaon capture utilizing this device which paved the way for the design and construction of other high resolution calorimeters.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Miller, John Cameron [1992]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For his contributions in multiphoton ionization spectroscopy and non-linear optics; in particular, for the first use of resonant laser photoionization spectroscopy and the discovery of novel optical interference effects.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Miller, Julian Malcolm [1969]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Also approved by the Division of Particles and Fields.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Miller, Michael D [2005]
Washington State University
Citation: For insightful contributions to the theoretical description and the interpretation of experimental data of quantum fluid mixtures and mixture films.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Miller, P H, Jr. [1946]
University of Pennsylvania
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Miller, Philip Dixon, Jr. [1968]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Miller, Robert Lynn [1999]
General Atomics
Citation: For original studies in optimizing magnetic configurations to improve plasma performance covering many advanced fusion devices including the discovery of a high beta noncircular tokamak with large indentation.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Miller, Roger Heering [1994]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For outstanding contributions to electron and positron sources, structures, wake-fields and beam dynamics problems in electron linacs.
Nominated by: Division of Physics of Beams

Miller, Roger Ervin [1990]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For his development and application of the opto-thermal detection method in the elucidation of the structure and dynamics of loosely bound molecular complexes.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Miller, Terry Alan [1983]
The Ohio State University
Citation: For innovative experimental contributions that have produced deeper understanding of the spectroscopy and dynamics of reactive atoms and molecules.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Miller, Thomas M. [1993]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For outstanding research in the fields of atomic collisions, gaseous electronics, and molecular structure, for pioneering work in the development of novel techniques in these fields, including flowing afterglows.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Miller, Walter C [1959]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Miller, William Hughes [1983]
University of California, Berkeley
Citation: For the development and application of semi-classical scattering theory to chemical and molecular phenomena, as well as theoretical contributions to many other aspects of chemical dynamics.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Millett, Walter E [1967]
University of Texas
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Milligan, W O [1949]
Rice University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Millikan, Roger C [1964]
General Electric Research Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Millis, Andrew J. [1999]
Rutgers University
Citation: For contributions to the theory of strongly-correlated electron systems.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Millman, J [1946]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Millman, Sidney [1940]
City College of New York
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mills, Allen P., Jr. [1987]
University of California, Riverside
Citation: For significant advances in the use of slow positrons in solid state and atomic physics experiments.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Mills, Dennis M. [2009]
Argonne National Laboratory
Citation: For the development of synchrotron x-ray optics and related techniques and for the build-out of beamlines at the Advanced Photon Source. In particular for the development of x-ray monochromators, phase plates, and timing techniques. For his guidance at the Journal of Synchrotron Radiation and for initiating the National Neutron and X-ray School.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Instrument and Measurement Science

Mills, Douglas L [1972]
University of California, Irvine
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Millsaps, Knox [1969]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Also approved by the Division of Fluid Dynamics.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Milner, Richard [2007]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: For his leadership in the HERMES/DESY and BLAST/Bates experiments which have advanced our understanding of the spin structure of strongly interacting systems.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Milner, Scott Thomas [2003]
ExxonMobil Research and Engineering Company
Citation: For elucidating the interplay of structure and stress in polymer brushes, polymer fluids and layered fluids.
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Milnes, Arthur G [1975]
Carnegie Mellon University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Milora, Stanley L [1984]
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Citation: For contributions to the field of plasma fueling by injection of high-speed hydrogen pellets.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Milton, John Gordon [2006]
The Claremont Colleges
Citation: For his work on the biological physics of nervous systems and their motor control.
Nominated by: Division of Biological Physics

Milton, John Charles Douglas [1968]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Milton, Kimball A. [2014]
University of Oklahoma
Citation: For studies of the development of quantum field theory in the 20th century, particularly of the contributions of Julian Schwinger.
Nominated by: Forum on the History of Physics

Milton, Stephen Val [2002]
Argonne National Laboratory
Citation: For the development of 3rd and 4th generation light sources including the first demonstration of saturation of self-amplified spontaneous emission (SASE) in the visible and ultraviolet wavelengths.
Nominated by: Division of Physics of Beams

Mima, Kunioki [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For contributions to the theory of nonlinear phenomena in magnetized and laser-produced plasmas.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Mimno, Harry R [1935]
Harvard University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mims, Wiliam [1974]
Bell Laboratories
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mintmire, John Wallace [2000]
Naval Research Laboratory
Citation: For development and application of theoretical and computational techniques for the study of the electronic and structural properties of materials with reduced dimensionality including carbon nanotubes, surfaces, and polymeric materials.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Minton, John P. [1923]
Radio Corporation of America
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Minton, Timothy [2015]
Montana State University
Citation: For pioneering research in hyperthermal gas-surface and gas-phase reaction dynamics.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Mints, Roman G. [2013]
Tel Aviv University
Citation: For contributions to the theory of critical state in type-II superconductors, and prediction of non-quantized flux of Josephson vortices on grain boundaries in high-Tc cuprates.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Minty, Michiko G. [2016]
Brookhaven National Laboratory
Citation: For achievements in beam instrumentation and operations leading to greatly enhanced performance of the Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider.
Nominated by: Division of Physics of Beams

Mintzer, David [1959]
Yale University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Miranda, Rodolfo [2007]
University Autonoma de Madrid
Citation: For his contributions to surface and thin film magnetism, including new methods of epitaxial growth using surfactants or controlling the morphology at the atomic scale, the identification and characterization of model systems for magnetism in low dimensions, and the observation of magic heights in metallic islands.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Mirau, Peter A. [1999]
Bell Laboratories
Citation: For application of two- and three-dimensional NMR techniques to the determination of the structure and interactions of polymers in blends.
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Mirkin, Noemi [2007]
University of Michigan
Citation: For her leadership in establishing productive international collaborations, her many achievements in biological molecular physics and for her long service to the international community as an officer and Executive Committee member of the Forum on International Physics.
Nominated by: Forum on International Physics

Mirny, Leonid [2014]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: For elucidating principles of protein-DNA search, and for applying concepts and methods of polymer physics to characterize the three dimensional organization of genome within a cell.
Nominated by: Division of Biological Physics

Mischke, Richard E [1977]
Los Alamos Science Laboratory
Citation: Also approved by the Division of Particles and Fields and the Division of Fluid Dynamics.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Misewich, James Anthony [1996]
IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
Citation: For the development and application of innovative laser techniques to elucidate fundamental problems in molecular dynamics and molecule-surface interactions.
Nominated by: Division of Laser Science

Mishin, Evgeny [2011]
Air Force Research Laboratory - Hanscom AFB
Citation: For pioneering contributions to the understanding of interaction of intense particle and electromagnetic beams with ionosphere and Alfvénic aurora, and for observation and interpretation of nonlinear structures and turbulence in sub-auroral plasmas.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Mishra, Chandrashekhar [2013]
Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
Citation: For exceptional achievement in the creation and stewardship of international collaborations in accelerator and particle physics, especially in the Indian-American Agreement for Cooperation in the Area of Accelerator and Particle Detector Research and Development for Discovery Science.
Nominated by: Forum on International Physics

Miskimen, Rory A. [2009]
University of Massachusetts
Citation: For his leadership in the field of experimental electromagnetic nuclear physics, especially in studies of nucleon structure and low energy QCD.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Misner, Charles W [1968]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Misra, Prabhakar [2015]
Howard University
Citation: For sustained contributions to the spectroscopy of the condensed phases and exemplary mentoring of underrepresented students.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Mistry, Nariman Burjor [1990]
Cornell University
Citation: For contributions to the discovery of two neutrinos, the study of high-energy photoproduction, and leadership in the development of storage-ring vacuum systems, CsI electromagnetic calorimeters, and B factories.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Mitas, Lubos [2010]
North Carolina State University
Citation: For his contributions to the development of quantum Monte Carlo methods, pioneering high-accuracy calculations of atoms, molecules, clusters and solids, analysis of many-body nodes of fermion states and application of pairing wave functions.
Nominated by: Division of Computational Physics

Mitchel, William Charles [1999]
Air Force Research Laboratory
Citation: In recognition of significant research in the study of defects in gallium arsenide, silicon carbide and other semiconductors.
Nominated by: Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics

Mitchell, Dana P [1941]
Columbia University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mitchell, Gary Earl [1979]
North Carolina State University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Mitchell, John Wesley [1960]
University of Virginia
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mitchell, John F. [2001]
Argonne National Laboratory
Citation: For leading efforts in the synthesis and determination of structural and magnetic behavior of colossal magnetoresistive oxides and for enabling international efforts in the exploration of these correlated electron materials.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Magnetism

Mitchell, Terence Edward [1992]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For notable contributions to the understanding of the relationship between structure and properties of materials, particularly with regard to the use of transmission electron microscopy to reveal the defect structures.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Mitin, Vladimir [2011]
State University of New York, Buffalo
Citation: For contributions to phonon enhancement of sensors and detectors and to controlled carrier kinetics in sensors with high responsivity.
Nominated by: Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics

Mitra, Asoke N [1972]
University of Dehli
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mitra, Partha Pratim [2003]
Bell Laboratories
Citation: For applying theoretical physics methods to biological data analysis and theoretical engineering.
Nominated by: Division of Biological Physics

Mitra, Shashanka S [1969]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Mitrovic, Vesna [2015]
Brown University
Citation: For pioneering contributions to NMR study of low energy excitations in emergent quantum phases.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Mitselmakher, Guenakh [2001]
University of Florida
Citation: For his early measurement of the pion charge radius and for his leadership role in the design of innovative very high rate muon detectors at hadronic colliders.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Mittal, Rajat [2011]
Johns Hopkins University
Citation: For fundamental contributions to the development of immersed boundary methods in computational fluid dynamics and for the understanding of the structure of bluff body wakes, fluid dynamics of locomotion, active flow control, and biomimetics & bioinspired engineering.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Mittleman, Daniel [2013]
Rice University
Citation: For contributions to the understanding of the ultrafast optical properties and terahertz spectroscopy of materials and the investigation of new techniques for imaging and spectroscopic measurements using terahertz radiation.
Nominated by: Division of Laser Science

Mittleman, Marvin H [1962]
University of California
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mize, J P [1957]
Los Alamos Science Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mo, Luke Wei [1980]
Virginia Technical Institute
Citation: Not Provided
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Moak, C D [1957]
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mobley, Ralph C [1960]
Louisiana State University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mochan, W [2015]
Instituto de Ciencias Físicas
Citation: For pioneering and imaginative work on the theoretical description of optical properties of surfaces and nanostructured materials, as well as for continuing efforts to communicate physics to a broad audience.
Nominated by: Forum on International Physics

Mochel, Jack M. [1980]
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Citation: Not provided
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Moerner, William Escro [1992]
Stanford University
Citation: For contributions to high-resolution laser spectroscopy of solids, including the first demonstration of single-molecule detection in solids.
Nominated by: Division of Laser Science

Moessner, Roderich [2015]
Ecole Normale Superieure
Citation: For pioneering contributions to the theoretical study of new types of magnetism, particularly in topological spin liquids, including the resonating valence bond liquid; and of emergent monopoles in spin ice.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Magnetism

Moffatt, Henry Keith [2003]
University of Cambridge
Citation: For lasting contributions to the interaction between turbulence and electromagnetic fields in conducting fluids, the role of helicity in hydrodynamic turbulence and topological fluid dynamics.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Moffeit, Kenneth Charles [1992]
Stanford University
Citation: For contributions to production of polarized beams in linear electron-positron colliders, and for contributions to the study of charmed-particle production.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Moffitt, George Wilber [1921]
Eastman Kodak Company
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mohammad, Noor [2007]
Unknown
Citation: For sustained contribution to the development of nanowire technology and ohmic contacts to semiconductors.
Nominated by: Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics

Mohanty, Udayan [2005]
Eugene F. Merkert Chemistry Center
Citation: For his advances in the theory of polyelectrolyte behavior and its application to the understanding of the structure and transport properties of nucleic acids in free solution and in gels.
Nominated by: Division of Biological Physics

Mohapatra, Rabindra N. [1980]
University of Maryland
Citation: Not Provided
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Mohideen, Umar [2004]
University of California
Citation: For his pioneering applications of atomic force microscopy to precision measurements of the Casimir forces.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Mohler, Nora M [1941]
Smith College
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mohr, Joseph [2010]
Ludwig Maximilians University
Citation: For pioneering the use of X-ray, optical, and radio observations of clusters of galaxies to determine the large-scale properties of the Universe and better understand the emergence of structure, and for his leadership in developing new instruments and observational techniques for this purpose.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Mohr, Peter J. [1987]
National Institute of Standards and Technology
Citation: For fundamental contributions to the study of quantum-electrodynamic effects in atoms. His calculations of the self-energy form the basis for ongoing tests of strong-field QED throughout the world.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Moin, Parvitz [1992]
Stanford University
Citation: For contributions to the development and use of direct numerical simulations and large-eddy simulations for studying the physics of turbulent flows.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Moir, Ralph Wayne [1981]
Lawrence Livermore Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Moissner, Karl W [1939]
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mokhov, Nikolai V. [2002]
Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
Citation: For critical contributions to the understanding of the interaction of high energy particle beams with materials.
Nominated by: Division of Physics of Beams

Moldauer, Peter A [1963]
Argonne National Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Moldover, Michael Robert [1993]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For outstanding experimental contributions in critical phenomena, interfacial phenomena and acoustic metrology, including a more accurate determination of the universal gas constant.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Molenkamp, Laurens W. [2009]
Univ. Wuerzburg
Citation: For contributions to the field of semiconductor spintronics.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Moler, Kathryn [2008]
Stanford University
Citation: For important developments in scanning SQUID microscopies, and for their pioneering applications to unconventional and mesoscopic superconductivity.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Molina, Mario J. [1998]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: For work in atmospheric chemistry, particularly concerning the formation and decomposition of ozone.
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Molinari, Elisa [1999]
University of Modena and INFM, Italy
Citation: For her contribution to the theory of semiconductors and their interfaces, in particular, her fundamental work on electron-electron and electron-phonon interaction in nanostructures; and for her involvement in the training of young theorists from many countries and the organization of international conferences.
Nominated by: Forum on International Physics

Moline, Robert A [1976]
Bell Telephone Laboratories
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Mollenauer, Linn Frederick [1989]
No Company Provided
Citation: For pioneering contributions to color-center lasers and to the experimental study of solitons in optical fibers.
Nominated by: Division of Laser Science

Moller, Peter [2003]
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Citation: For his contributions in the areas of nuclear fission, nuclear masses, nuclear beta decay, data for astrophysical applications, and superheavy element stability and formation.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Mollo-Christensen, Erik Leonard [1985]
No Company Provided
Citation: For his important contributions to the understanding of aerodynamic noise, geophysical fluid dynamics and wave motion employing the combination of theory and experiments in a very creative manner.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Molmer, Klaus [2008]
University of Aarhus
Citation: For his outstanding and insightful contributions to theoretical quantum optics, quantum information science and quantum atom optics, including the development of novel computational methods to treat open systems in quantum mechanics and theoretical proposals for the quantum logic gates with trapped ions.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Molvik, Arthur [2009]
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Citation: For outstanding contributions to diverse areas of plasma physics and technology, including MHD stability limits in mirrors, and the physics of gas and electron accumulation in the ion accelerators.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Molzon, William R. [1995]
University of California
Citation: For contributions to the study of K-meson interactions, including a leading role in initiating and executing the most sensitive search for muon and electron number violation in kaon decays.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Monahan, James E [1966]
Argonne National Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Moncton, David E [1982]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Moniz, Ernest J. [1989]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: For outstanding leadership in medium-energy physics, through theoretical advances such as the unified delta-hole theory of pion, electron and photon reactions, and intellectual leadership of the Bates Laboratory.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Monk, George S [1928]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Monkewitz, Peter Alexis [1992]
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
Citation: For contributions to the stability-theoretical interpretation of unsteady phenomena in shear flows and their control.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Monkhorst, Hendrik Jan [1991]
University of Florida
Citation: For contributions to computationally feasible many-body theory for atomic, molecular, and solid systems, particularly generalizations and implementations of coupled cluster theory and high-accuracy calculations for muon-catalyzed fusion.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Monroe, Christopher Roy [2005]
University of Michigan
Citation: For contributions to the use of laser-cooled trapped atomic ions in quantum control applications and for quantum information science.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Monroe, Donald Paul [2001]
Agere Systems
Citation: For contributions to understanding of physical mechanisms underlying electronic device performance and reliability.
Nominated by: Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics

Monroe, Mary Beth Todd [2004]
Southwest Texas Junior College
Citation: For her national leadership and service to the American Physical Society, the American Association of Physics Teachers, and the Two Year College project and for fostering professional identity among two-year college physics teachers.
Nominated by: Forum on Education

Montaruli, Teresa [2009]
University of Wisconsin, Madison
Citation: For fundamental contributions, both experimental and theoretical, to the understanding of cosmic and atmospheric neutrino fluxes, neutrino mass, and the spectra of dark matter annihilations.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Montenegro, Eduardo Chaves [1993]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For his imaginative and elegant contributions to the study of inner-shell ionization, and the execution, under difficult conditions, or experiments to test theoretical expressions.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Montgomery, Carol G [1938]
Bartol Research Foundation
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Montgomery, D J [1955]
Michigan State University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Montgomery, D D [1938]
Bartol Research Foundation
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Montgomery, David Scott [2004]
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Citation: For outstanding contributions to the understanding of stimulated scattering processes in laser produced plasmas through innovative new experimental methods and for the first observation of electron acoustic waves in laser-plasmas.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Montgomery, David Campbell [1969]
University of Iowa
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Month, Melvin [1987]
Brookhaven National Laboratory
Citation: For important contributions to the theory of Particle Beam Stability in Accelerators and Storage Rings; for leadership in education by creating the U.S. Particle Accelerator School.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Monticello, Donald A. [1994]
Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory
Citation: For pioneering advances in the three dimensional simulation of large scale magnetohydrodynamic instabilities in toroidal magnetic confinement configurations.
Nominated by: Division of Computational Physics

Moodera, Jagadeesh Subbaiah [2000]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: For pioneering and sustained contributions to the understanding of spin-polarized transport in solids, and for inspiring mentorship of students at all levels.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Magnetism

Moody, John [2013]
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Citation: For pioneering experiments contributing to understanding propagation, scattering, transmission and redirection of high-intensity laser beams in large scale plasmas for Inertial Confinement Fusion.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Mooij, Johan Elisa [1993]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For innovative contributions to the study of phase transitions and charge quantization effects in superconducting films and tunnel junction arrays.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Moon, Ralph M, Jr. [1973]
Not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mooney, Melvin [1945]
United States Rubber
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mooney, Patricia M. [1991]
Simon Fraser University
Citation: For fundamental experimental and conceptual contributions to the understanding of deep level defects in semiconductors.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Mooney, Rose C.L. [1938]
Newcomb College
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mooradian, Aram [1969]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology Lincoln Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Moore, A R [1956]
RCA Laboratories
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Moore, Charles Bradley [1976]
University of California
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Moore, Cornelius F [1972]
University of Texas
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Moore, Cristopher [2014]
Santa Fe Institute
Citation: For fundamental contributions at the interface between nonlinear physics, statistical physics and computer science, including complex network analysis, phase transitions in NP-complete problems, and the computational complexity of physical simulation.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Statistical and Nonlinear Physics

Moore, David Steven [2004]
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Citation: For breakthroughs in the use of nonlinear optical and ultrafast spectroscopies to understand the behavior of molecules under shock compression.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Shock Compression of Condensed Matter

Moore, G E [1949]
Bell Telephone Laboratories
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Moore, Joel E. [2013]
University of California, Berkeley
Citation: For fundamental contributions to electronic structure theory of topological insulators.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Moore, John Hays [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For imaginative application of electron and ion spectroscopy to problems in chemistry, space science, and instrumentation.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Moore, Michael Stanley [1964]
Idaho Falls, Idaho
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Moore, Robert S [1976]
Eastman Kodak Company
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Morales, George John [1981]
University of Southern California, Los Angeles
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Morandotti, Roberto [2014]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For pioneering contributions in discrete optics, nonlinear dynamics, and nonlinear optics in the THz domain.
Nominated by: Division of Laser Science

Moravcsik, Michael J [1963]
University of California, Livermore
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

More, Kenneth R [1940]
Ohio State University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Morelli, Donald T. [2004]
Delphi Corporation Research Labs
Citation: For contributions to the understanding of heat transport in semi-metals and wide band-gap semiconductors, and pioneering studies of novel thermoelectric materials.
Nominated by: Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics

Morello, Andrea [2016]
University of New South Wales
Citation: For remarkable achievements in the experimental development of spin qubits in silicon.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Quantum Information

Moreo, Adriana [2002]
Florida State University
Citation: For important contributions to computational techniques and their application to the manganites, d-wave superconductors and other correlated electronic systems.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Moretto, Luciano Giuseppe [1985]
No Company Provided
Citation: For his contributions to the understanding of the role statistics in nuclei and nuclear reactions and for his elucidation of the role of angular momentum in deep inelastic collisions.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Morey, Donald R [1963]
Eastman Kodak Company
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Morfin, Jorge [2015]
Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
Citation: For uniting theorists and experimentalists, particle and nuclear physicists, and physicists from North, Central and South America in understanding strong interactions in the nucleon, in the nucleus, and in neutrino interactions on nuclei.
Nominated by: Forum on International Physics

Morgan, Joseph [1969]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Morgan, K Z [1953]
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Morgan, Raymond [1945]
University of Maryland
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Morgan, S O [1954]
Bell Telephone Laboratories
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Morgan, Thomas Joseph [1994]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For his studies of collisions using hydrogen and Rydberg atoms, his contributions to the study of photoionization of ions and radiative recombination, and his efforts in fostering international cooperation.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Mori, Warren B. [1997]
University of California, Los Angeles
Citation: For his outstanding contributions to particle simulations of complex laser-plasma phenomena and of plasma based light sources.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Moriarty, John Alan [2005]
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Citation: For pioneering contributions to the first-principles quantum-based calculation of interatomicforces in d- and f-electron materials, with major impact on high-pressure physics, multiscale modeling and national security.
Nominated by: Division of Computational Physics

Morin, Francis J [1967]
Encino California
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Morkoc, Hadis [1988]
Virginia Commonwealth Univ
Citation: For numerous innovative contributions in molecular beam epitaxial growth of semiconductor structures.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Morkovin, Mark [1980]
No Company Provided
Citation: Not Provided
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Morningstar, Colin [2014]
Carnegie Mellon University
Citation: For his outstanding contributions to understand the strong force and its hadron spectroscopy based on the fundamental theory of Quantum Chromodynamics.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Hadronic Physics

Moroi, David A [1973]
Not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Morokuma, Keiji [1992]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For many outstanding contributions to quantum chemistry, ranging from analysis at charge and energy decomposition in molecules to accurate computation of entire potential energy surfaces for chemical reactions.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Morr, Dirk Klaus [2012]
University of Illinois, Chicago
Citation: For contributions to the theory of strongly correlated electron materials and complex phenomena at the nanoscale
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Morris, Christopher Lee [1985]
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Citation: For using the pion-nucleus interaction to measure the isospin properties of nuclei, and for his innovative work in medium energy instrumentation.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Morris, Jeffrey [2013]
City College of New York
Citation: For outstanding research in the flow of multi-phase mixtures, including the development of nonequilibrium microstructure in Stokes flow, constitutive modeling and bulk flow analysis, measurement of the particle pressure, and elucidating the influence of particle-scale inertia on rheology and flow.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Morris, Philip John [1995]
Pennsylvania State University
Citation: For contributions to the aeroacoustics and stability of supersonic jets, the hydrodynamic stability of compliant wall boundary layers and the modeling of large scale structures in turbulent free shear flows.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Morris, Robert G [1965]
South Dakota School of Mines and Technology
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Morris, Robert G [1965]
South Dakota School of Mines and Technology
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Morris, Robert Alan [2002]
Air Force Research Laboratory - Hanscom AFB
Citation: For fundamental studies of ion and electron interactions with molecules at thermal energies and application to atmospheric and hypersonic plasma problems.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Morris, Stephen W. [2012]
University of Toronto
Citation: For innovative experimental work in nonlinear dynamics, pattern formation, and geophysical patterns, and significant public outreach
Nominated by: Topical Group on Statistical and Nonlinear Physics

Morrish, A H [1957]
University of Minnesota
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Morrison, David P. [2013]
Brookhaven National Laboratory
Citation: For his scientific and technical contributions to Relativistic Heavy Ion Physics, determination of collision geometry and its effect on Quark Gluon Plasma observables, and his leadership on the PHENIX experiment at RHIC.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Morrison, David R. [2014]
University of California, Santa Barbara
Citation: For his many contributions to the connection between geometry and physics, including spacetime singularities and topology change in string theory, generalizations of AdS/CFT duality, and foundational work in F theory.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Morrison, Harry L [1971]
University of California
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Morrison, Michael A. [1987]
University of Oklahoma
Citation: For the development of theoretical techniques for the study of electron interaction with molecules, particularly at excitation thresholds, and the generation of benchmarks by which various approximate methods may be tested.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Morrison, Philip J. [1992]

Citation: For development of structural properties of dynamical models used in plasma physics, especially concerning the Hamiltonian formulation of the MHD and Vlasov-Maxwell systems.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Morrison, Rollin John [1989]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For high-energy photon experiments, including the measurement of photon total cross-section and the study of the properties of charmed particles.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Morrissey, David [2010]
Michigan State University
Citation: For his outstanding contributions to the characterization of intermediate energy heavy-ion reactions, the study of projectile-like fragments from such reactions, and the thermalization of the fast fragments in helium gas for subsequent high precision mass measurements.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Morse, David C. [2009]
University of Minnesota
Citation: For outstanding theoretical contributions to the fields of semiflexible polymer rheology, block copolymer thermodynamics, and membrane-forming surfactant systems.
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Morse, Jared K. [1928]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Morse, Michael David [2004]
University of Utah
Citation: For pioneering experimental studies of the electronic structure and spectroscopy of small metal molecules in the gas phase, particularly the diatomic transition metal molecules.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Morse, Phillip M [1931]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Morse, Richard L [1977]
University of Arizona
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Morse, Robert W [1958]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Morse, William Michael [2006]
Brookhaven National Laboratory
Citation: For leadership and intellectual contributions to experimental particle physics, and especially for his role as resident spokesman for the BNL muon anomalous magnetic moment experiment.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Morton, Philip L. [1991]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For establishing the relationship of FEL physics to accelerator physics and formulating the fundamental equations used in the design of FEL's.
Nominated by: Division of Physics of Beams

Moscowitz, Albert J. [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For fundamental contributions to our understanding of optical rotatory dispersion and other chiral properties of molecules, and their applications to the elucidation of chemical structures and biological processes.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Mosel, Ulrich [1987]
Univ Giessen
Citation: For his major contributions to the applications of nuclear physics to tests of fundamental theories and interactions as well as to space-time symmetries.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Moseley, Samuel Harvey, Jr. [1995]
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Citation: For his contributions to instrumentation in astrophysics, especially his conception and development of the X-ray microcalorimeter and his studies of the SN1987A fine structure lines of iron with long-wavelength infrared detectors.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Moser, Robert D. [1998]
University of Illinois
Citation: For pioneering work on the direct numerical simulation of fully turbulent wall-bounded and free shear flows, and for insightful and elegant analysis of the dynamics and three-dimensional structure of turbulence.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Moses, Harry Elecks [1976]
Air Force Cambridge Research Laboratories
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Moshchalkov, Victor [2007]
Institute for Nanoscale Physics & Chemistry
Citation: For important contributions to the study of vortex matter and nano-structured superconductors.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Mosher, David [1980]
Naval Research Laboratory
Citation: None
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Moshinsky, Marcos [1990]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For his many fundamental contributions to the description of many-body quantum systems through the use of group-theoretical techniques.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Moskalenko, Igor [2010]
Stanford University
Citation: For his seminal contributions to gamma-ray astronomy, for making self-consistent computations of high-energy charged particle and gamma radiations from the galaxy and for making such calculations accessible to the astrophysics community world-wide.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Moss, Frank Edward [1996]
University of Missouri, St Louis
Citation: For elucidating the structure of turbulent superfluid helium and for the discovery of stochastic resonance in sensory biology.
Nominated by: Division of Biological Physics

Moss, Joel M. [1983]
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Citation: For his contributions to both experimental and theoretical basic nuclear physics research including studies of giant multipole resonances, spin excitation, polarization phenomena and pion condensation precursors.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Moss, Simon C [1975]
University of Houston
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Mossbauer, Rudolf L [1969]
Technische Hochschule
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mossberg, Thomas W. [1995]
University of Oregon
Citation: For his work on optical resonance and cavity quantum electrodynamics, including the imaginative use of dressed-atom effects to control atomic dynamics and create new mechanisms for optical gain.
Nominated by: Division of Laser Science

Mostafá, Miguel [2016]
Pennsylvania State University
Citation: For his participation in the design, development, construction, and operation of the Pierre Auger Observatory and High Altitude Water Cherenkov Observatory, for his contribution to the Auger hybrid reconstruction and derived measurements of composition, and for his leadership of the Auger analysis group dedicated to the search of the sources of the highest energy cosmic rays.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Mota, Ana Celia [1994]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For work on superfluidity and superconductivity at ultra-low temperatures.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Mott-Smith, Harold M [1933]
University of Illinois
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mott-Smith, L M [1934]
Rice Institute
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Motter, Adilson E. [2013]
Northwestern University
Citation: For his contributions to the foundations of chaos and the study of nonlinear dynamics in complex networks, including the discovery of synthetic rescues and pioneering work on network synchronization phenomena, cascading failures, and the control of nonlinear network dynamics.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Statistical and Nonlinear Physics

Motz, Henry [1963]
Los Alamos Science Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Motz, Joseph W [1958]
National Bureau of Standards
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mountain, Raymond D. [2000]
National Institute of Standards and Technology
Citation: For his outstanding theoretical contributions towards an improved understanding of structural and dynamic properties of simple and complex liquids.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Moustakas, Theodore D. [1994]
Boston University
Citation: For innovative contributions to growth techniques of diverse materials and structures and for key experiments and analysis that clarified the underlying physical mechanisms.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Mouzon, J C [1937]
Duke University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Movshovich, Roman [2005]
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Citation: For contributions to the understanding of unconventional superconductivity and strongly correlated electron phenomena at very low temperatures.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Mower, Lyman [1970]
University of New Hampshire
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Moya De Guerra, Elvira [2005]
CSIC - Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas
Citation: For research on theoretical nuclear physics involving microscopic theories for nuclear collective currents, nuclear structure and momentum distributions from electron scattering, and beta-decay nuclear matrix elements.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Mozer, Forrest S [1977]
University of California, Berkeley
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Mozley, R F [1960]
Stanford University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mozumder, Asokendu [1981]
University of Notre Dame
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Msezane, Alfred Z. [1999]
Clark Atlanta University
Citation: For continuing outstanding contributions to theoretical atomic physics, particularly the elucidation of small angle electron scattering through innovative theoretical approaches.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Mtingwa, Sekazi [2008]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: For his definitive treatment of Intrabeam scattering, his contributions to the wakefield acceleration, and his early recognition of the fixed target physics potential of the next generation electron-positron collider.
Nominated by: Division of Physics of Beams

Mudry, Christopher [2010]
Paul Scherrer Institute
Citation: For contributions to the theory of spin-charge separation in  strongly correlated systems and to disorder-induced quantun criticality in metals and topological insulators.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Mueller, Alfred Henry [1986]
Univ Giessen
Citation: For developing a 'factorization theorem' in field theory and its extension.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Mueller, Berndt [1994]
Duke University
Citation: For his contributions to the theory of pair production in strong electromagnetic fields and for studies of relativistic heavy ion collisions, including the formation mechanism and signatures of quark-gluon plasma.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Mueller, E W [1956]
Penn State University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mueller, Erich J. [2014]
Cornell University
Citation: For contributions to the theory of trapped ultracold atoms, including studies of one dimensional Fermi gases, the BEC-BCS crossover in polarized gases, and textures in spinor gases.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Mueller, Frederick M [1977]
University of Nijmegen
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Mueller, Guido [2014]
University of Florida
Citation: For innovative and inventive research in instrument science and experimental methods for terrestrial and space-based gravitational-wave detection.
Nominated by: Division of Gravitational Physics

Mueller, Hans [1936]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mueller, Rolf Karl [1963]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Muench, Nil Lilienberg [1991]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For contributions to the management of physics research and dedicated leadership in support of the Physics Professional Societies.
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Muenter, John Stuart [1986]
University of Rochester
Citation: For the development and application of experimental techniques to study the electronic structure of molecules with specific relevance to dipole moments if isotopic origin, hydrogen bonding, and vibrational predissociation.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Muga, Juan G. [2009]
Universidad del Pais Vasco
Citation: For pioneering theoretical work on tunneling time in quantum mechanics and for the development of the concept of the atom diode and its application to cooling of atoms.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Mukamel, David [1987]
Weizmann Institute of Science
Citation: For contributions to the theory of phase transitions and critical points, and to the understanding of the role played by symmetry in these phenomena.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Mukamel, Shaul [1987]
University of California, Irvine
Citation: For developing theories for molecular dynamics, energy transfer, and relaxation, and transport properties of disordered materials as probed by spectral line shapes in linear and nonlinear optical processes.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Mukhopadhyay, Nimai Chang [1992]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For many contributions at the interface between nuclear and particle physics, including the theory of muon capture, searches for axions, and the exploration of baryon resonances.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Mulders, Piet [2011]
Vrijie University
Citation: For his influential contributions to the field of spin physics and in particular to the development of the theoretical formalism of transverse momentum dependent parton distribution functions.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Muller, David [2011]
Cornell University
Citation: For pioneering contributions to the development of electron energy loss spectroscopy as a quantitative tool and its application to unraveling connections between changes in electronic-structure and macroscopic behavior.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Muller, Dietrich [1986]
University of Chicago
Citation: For his development of transition radiation detectors into a practical tool and their application to the measurement of the cosmic ray electron spectrum with unmatched precision.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Muller, Karl A. [1980]

Citation: Not Provided
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Muller, Marcel W [1965]
Varian Associates
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Muller, Marcus [2014]
Georg-August Universitaet
Citation: For outstanding contributions to the theoretical understanding of polymer interfaces.
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Muller, Richard A. [1985]
No Company Provided
Citation: For innovative developments of accelerator-based radioisotope dating, the discovery of the cosine anisotropy in cosmic microwave background radiation and the 'image sharpness theorem'.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Mulliken, Robert S. [1925]
Harvard University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Mullin, Amy [2008]
University of Maryland
Citation: For innovative and significant contributions to the understanding of reactive and inelastic collisions of high energy molecules.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Mullin, Thomas [2005]
University of Manchester
Citation: For experimental insights and characterization of the nonlinear dynamics of diverse fluid phenomena.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Mumma, Michael Jon [1990]
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Citation: For developing the approach of Doppler-limited infrared spectroscopy of planetary and cometary atmospheres, and for its successful application to the characterization of the volatile fraction in comets and to nonthermal phenomena in planetary mesospheres.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Mundy, Christopher J. [2014]
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Citation: For pioneering applications of Kohn-Sham density functional theory to further our understanding of complex processes that occur at the air-water interface.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Mungal, Mark G. [2006]
Stanford University
Citation: For the fundamental understanding of mixing and chemical reactions in subsonic and supersonic shear layers and jets in co-flow and cross-flow, and for lucidating the role of the flowfield in flame stabilization.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Munir, B A [1965]
Ohio State University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Munro, David H. [2001]
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Citation: For seminal contributions to the design of laser-driven Rayleigh-Taylor experiments, and to the analysis and design of shock-timing experiments for cryogenic inertial confinement fusion targets.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Munro, William [2012]
NTT Basic Research Labs
Citation: For extensive contributions to applied quantum information. He proposed a scheme for quantum multiplexing in a quantum network and weak optical nonlinearities for optical quantum computing. He was the theoretician on the team that first demonstrated coupling of a superconducting flux-qubit to NV diamond spins
Nominated by: Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics

Muntz, Eric Phillip [1994]
University of Southern California
Citation: For continuing contribution to the field of rarefied gas dynamics from making the first and only velocity distribution function measurements to the invention of transient pressure driven microdevices.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Murayama, Hitoshi [2003]
University of California, Berkeley
Citation: For contributions to the theory of neutrino masses, supersymmetry, supergravity, CP violation and early universe physics, and for illuminating their observable consequences.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Murdock, Carleton C [1929]
Cornell University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Murillo, Michael S. [2009]
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Citation: For original theoretical and computational research in several areas of non-ideal plasmas, including non-equilibrium properties of ultra-cold plasmas, collective properties of dusty plasmas, transport in strongly coupled plasmas, and atomic physics in dense plasmas.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Murnaghan, Francis D. [1923]
Johns Hopkins University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Murname, Margaret Mary [2000]
University of Colorado
Citation: For her major contributions to the optical physics and technology of the generation of ultrashort pulses of optical and x-ray radiation
Nominated by: Division of Laser Science

Murnane, Margaret Mary [2001]
University of Colorado
Citation: For her major contributions to the optical physics and technology of the generation of ultrashort pulses of optical and x-ray radiation.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Murnick, D E [1982]
Not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Murnick, Daniel E [1982]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Murphy, Anthony [2016]
CSIRO - Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
Citation: For advances in the fundamental understanding of thermal plasmas and translating those advances to society-benefiting technologies.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Murphy, George M [1936]
Columbia University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Murray, Cherry Ann [1987]
Harvard University
Citation: For her studies of the surface-enhanced Raman effect and of two-dimensional melting.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Murray, Norman William [2006]
University of Toronto
Citation: For fundamental contributions to the theory of active galactic nuclei, black hole and star formation in galactic disks, planet formation, and the dynamics of planetary systems.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Murray, R B [1967]
University of Delaware
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Murray, Raymond L [1962]
North Carolina State College
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Murtagh, Michael J. [1996]
Brookhaven National Laboratory
Citation: For significant contributions to the study of neutrino interactions including charm and strange production, elastic scattering of electrons and protons, and neutrino oscillations.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Murthy, Ganpathy N. [2009]
University of Kentucky
Citation: For contributions to the understanding of correlated and disordered electron systems.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Murthy, N. Sanjeeva [1994]
Carnegie Mellon University
Citation: For his numerous studies dealing with structure of semicrystalline polymers and the local-order in the amorphous phase, and for his insightful work on the structures of conducting polymers.
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Muschlitz, Earle E, Jr. [1970]
University of Florida
Citation: Also approved by the Division of Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Musumeci, Pietro [2016]
University of California, Los Angeles
Citation: For pioneering work in the physics of high brightness beams, including ultrafast relativistic electron diffraction, and high gradient inverse free electron laser acceleration.
Nominated by: Division of Physics of Beams

Mutch, W W [1953]
Naval Research Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Muthukumar, Murugappan [1987]
University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Citation: For contributions to the basic understanding of Polymer Dynamics in Solutions.
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Muttalib, Khandker Abdul [2005]
University of Florida
Citation: For pioneering the transfer matrix approach to study mesoscopic fluctuations in electronic transport in disordered systems.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Mydosh, John Anthony [1991]
Kamerlingh Onnes Lab
Citation: For studies of the magnetic and superconducting properties of new materials, especially the spin glasses.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Myers, Edmund Gregory [2003]
Florida State University
Citation: For developing innovative techniques for precision laser spectroscopy of helium-like ions and for application of atomic physics methods to nuclear physics.
Nominated by: Topical Group Precision Measurement & Fundamental Constants

Myers, Frank E [1941]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Myers, Samuel M. [1991]
Sandia National Laboratories
Citation: For fundamental studies of defect and solute interactions in materials using ion beam techniques, including pioneering studies in hydrogen-defect interactions and implantation metallurgy.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Myers, Steve [2012]
CERN
Citation: For his important contributions to the physics of beams and his exceptional efforts to shape international collaborations enabling successful physics programs at the ISR, LEP and LHC
Nominated by: Forum on International Physics

Myers, William Don [1983]
University of California, Berkeley
Citation: For his significant research on macroscopic aspects of nuclear physics, including especially his pioneering development of the Droplet Model of atomic nuclei.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Myhrer, Fred [1991]
University of South Carolina
Citation: For contributions to the understanding of the nucleon's structure and its excitations and for development of annihilation models for low energy antinucleon-nucleon scattering.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Mynick, Harry E. [1996]
Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory
Citation: For major contributions to the understanding of transport in toroidal systems, including nonaxisymmetric and turbulent transport of thermal and energetic particles in tokamaks and stellarators.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

M|ller, Alfred [1999]
University of Giessen
Citation: For fundamental experimental studies of charge-changing collisions of highly charged ions, and for leadership in the application of heavy-ion storage rings to such studies.
Nominated by: Forum on International Physics

Mócsy, Ágnes [2016]
Pratt Institute
Citation: For innovative explorations of the intersection of science and the arts, for advocacy on behalf of fundamental science, and for promotion of underrepresented minorities working in science.
Nominated by: Forum Outreach & Engaging Public