Prize Recipient

HeilbronJohn L. Heilbron
Oxford University


Citation:

"For his groundbreaking and broad historical studies, ranging from the use of Renaissance churches for astronomy, through 17th and 18th - century electrical science, to modern physics."


Selection Committee:

Allan D Franklin (Chair), Michael Nauenberg, Roger Stuewer, Spencer R. Weart, Martin Klein

Announcement of 2nd Pais Prize to John L. Heilbron