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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Anderson, James Bernhard [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For his contributions in chemical kinetics and molecular dynamics; in particular, for his seminal works on supersonic nozzle molecular beams, on modern transition-state theory, and on quantum chemistry by random walk.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Appel, Jeffrey Alan [1988]
Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
Citation: For co-discovering the upsilon, the first evidence of "bottom" quarks and for leadership in the development of detectors and in defining electronic and data acquisition directions for high energy physics experimentation.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Aref, Hassan [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For the elucidation of chaotic motion in few-vortex problems and particle advection, and for the development of numerical methods based on many-vortex interactions.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Few-Body Systems

Ashery, Daniel [1988]
Tel Aviv University
Citation: For contribution to the understanding of pion-nucleus interaction, and in particular of the true absorption process.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Austin, Robert Hamilton [1988]
Princeton Univ
Citation: For experimental investigation of the dynamics of proteins and nucleic acids.
Nominated by: Division of Biological Physics

Baer, Helmut Willy [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For efforts in development of a spectrometer for neutral pions and its exploitation in physics research, specifically charge-exchange reactions.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Balachandran, Aiyalam P. [1988]
Syracuse University
Citation: For originating work of seminal importance on nonperturbative, geometrical, and topological aspects of field theory and his work on solitons, monopoles, and non-Abelian anomalies.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Bars, Itzhak [1988]
Univ of Southern California
Citation: For formulation, development, and application of symmetry and supersymmetry principles in unified gauge theories, composite models of quarks and leptons, nuclear supersymmetry, feeble forces, superstring and supermembrane theories.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Beier, Eugene William [1988]
University of Pennsylvania
Citation: For important contributions to experiments in particle physics and in particular the observation of neutrinos from SN1987A in the Kamiiokande detector.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Bender, Carl M. [1988]
Washington University
Citation: For contributions to the development and understanding of analytical and numerical probes of quantum field theory, the large-order behavior of perturbation theory, and for making advances in semiclassical, strong coupling, and lattice approximations.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Berker, A. Nihat [1988]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: For the development of the position space renormalization group technique and its application to studies of phase transitions in physisorbed systems and liquid crystals.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Browand, Frederick Kent [1988]

Citation: For his contribution toward understanding the dynamics and evolution of large scale eddy structures and vortex pairing in mixing layers and turbulent mixing processes in stratified fluids.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Brown, Hugh R. [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For the development of novel and powerful experimental methods for investigating crazing in polymers.
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Brown, Truman Roscoe [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For pioneering application of 13C and 3p NMR to in vivo enzyme kinetics and chemical shift imaging in three dimensions.
Nominated by: Division of Biological Physics

Burbidge, Geoffrey Ronald [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For his fundamental work on nucleosynthesis, the nature of radio sources, and the role of the quasistellar objects in the structure of the Universe.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Cahn, Robert Nathan [1988]
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Citation: For contributions to particle phenomenolgy that have delineated tests of the standard model of electroweak interactions and that have identified means of finding the Higgs boson.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Cameron, John Montgomery [1988]
Procure Treatment Centers Inc
Citation: For his leadership role in experimental studies of new-nucleon systems with hadronic and electromagnetic probes at intermediate energies.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Cartwright, David C. [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For outstanding theoretical and experimental contributions to the determination and utilization of electron-atom (molecule) collision data for a wide variety of laboratory and naturally occurring phenomena.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Cava, Robert Joseph [1988]
Princeton Univ
Citation: For contributions to the materials physics of ceramic superconductors.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Chan, Vincent S. [1988]
General Atomics
Citation: For significant insights into the physics of wave heating in tokamaks and original ideas to improve tokamak performance with rf waves.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Chance, Ronald Richard [1988]
Georgia Institute of Technology
Citation: For important contributions to the scientific understanding of the electronic properties of organic solids, including photoconduction, energy transfer, solid-state reactions, nonlinear optics, electronic structure theory, and conducting polymers.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Chanowitz, Michael Stephen [1988]
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Citation: For contributions to theoretical elementary particle physics.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Chantry, Peter J. [1988]
No Company Provided
Citation: For outstanding contributions to the field of electron-molecule scattering and for pioneering work with negative ions formed by dissociative attachment.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Chemla, Daniel Simon [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For contributions to the understanding of nonlinear optical processes and to the development of nonlinear spectroscopy in condensed matter.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Clark, Alan Fred [1988]
University of Colorado, Denver
Citation: For excellence in low temperature materials research, particularly in superconductors, for development of accurate characterization methods and pursuit of their adoption, and for continued service to the science information community.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Instrument and Measurement Science

Cooke, William Ernest [1988]
William & Mary College
Citation: For seminal contributions to the experimental and theoretical study of autoionization.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Cowie, Lennox L. [1988]
Lennox Lauchlan
Citation: For incisive theoretical studies of the interstellar medium and intergalactic medium.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Cutts, David [1988]
Brown University
Citation: For significant contributions to experimental particle physics, particularly through neutrino-electron elastic scattering measurements, and through the application of innovative data acquisition schemes.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Davis, Sumner P. [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For extensive contributions to optical spectroscopy including early precision measurements on artificially produced radioactive isotopes and measurements of useful transition rates in diatomic molecular species of astrophysical interest.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Delos, John B. [1988]
William & Mary College
Citation: For his many contributions to the field to atomic and molecular collisions and for providing insight into the relationships between the classical and quantal behavior of atomic systems.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Destler, William Wallace [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For contributions in relativistic electron beam physics notably those leading to efficient, high-power, coherent microwave generation from rotating E layers, and collective acceleration of heavy ions.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

DeWire, John W. [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For his pioneering contributions to the design and contruction of electron synchrotrons and storage rings and their use in the study of ep and e+e- interactions at high energies.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

DiMaria, Donelli Joseph [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For contributions to our microscopic understanding of the physics of insulators.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Ellis, Richard Keith [1988]
Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
Citation: For contributions to the theory of hard scattering processes in the QCD improved parton model.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Ely, Robert Pollock, Jr [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For contributions in particle physics to the understanding of the baryon multiplets and investigations of the properties of quark partons.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Engels, Eugene, Jr. [1988]
University of Pittsburgh
Citation: For significant contributions to a wide range of experiments including studies of vector mesons, kaons, and hyperons, and to the application of silicon microstrip technology to high intensity beam-fixed target experiments.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Fairbank, William Martiin [1988]
Colorado State University
Citation: For pioneering work in single atom detection and its application to particle, nuclear, and atomic physics, and for contributions to precision dye laser spectroscopy.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Farmer, Barry L. [1988]
Air Force Institute of Technology
Citation: For his leadership role in computer modeling of polymer conformations, structures, defects, crystallization, diffusion, and relaxations.
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Feit, Michael Dennis [1988]
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Citation: For the development and implementation of novel and powerful computational techniques with applications to optical propagation physics and the quantum theory of atoms and molecules and for contributing to the fundamental understanding of complex optical waveguiding devices.
Nominated by: Division of Laser Science

Finn, John McMaster [1988]
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Citation: For contributions to nonlinear dynamics perturbation techniques, and to understanding of basic processes in low frequency behavior of plasmas, including the role of nonlinear dynamics in orbits and field lines.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Fleming, Robert McLemore [1988]
Sandia National Laboratories
Citation: For contributions to our understanding of the structural and transport properties of charge density waves in transition metal compounds.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Ford, Albert Lewis [1988]
Texas A&M University
Citation: For contributions in theoretical atomic and molecular physics, specifically studies of the properties of small molecules and of excitation, ionization, and charge transfer in ion-atom collisions.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Forman, Paul [1988]
Smithsonian Inst
Citation: For his research on the history and cultural background of modern physics, and for his development of museum exhibits presenting physics to the public.
Nominated by: Forum on the History of Physics

Frank, Curtis W. [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For innovative application of fluorescence methods to the study of polymeric systems in order to characterize their molecular environment both in solution and in the solid state.
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Franklin, Allan David [1988]
University of Colorado, Boulder
Citation: For his research in the history of theories and experiments in medieval and modern physics.
Nominated by: Forum on the History of Physics

Fricke, Martin P. [1988]
No Company Provided
Citation: For research on the uses of particle beams as weapons, assessment of Soviet weapons technology, and application of physics to weapons development.
Nominated by: Forum on Physics and Society

George, William K., Jr. [1988]
Imperial College London
Citation: For contributions to the measurement and analysis of turbulent flows, especially laser Doppler anemometry.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Gerardo, James Bernard [1988]
No Company Provided
Citation: For scientific contributions in gaseous electronics, electron dynamics in plasmas, laser physics, plasma physics, and laser analytical measurement methods.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Gerber, Robert Benny [1988]
Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Citation: For seminal contributions to understanding isolated molecule dynamics, molecule-surface interactions, and molecular relaxation phenomena, and for pioneering work on potential surface inversion from scattering and spectroscopic observations.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Gianturco, Franco Antonio [1988]
Univ of Roma
Citation: For extensive innovative research carried out in several diverse areas in the theory of molecular processes involving electrons, photons, atoms, and ions interacting with molecules, focusing on collision dynamics and intermolecular forces.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Gidal, George [1988]
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Citation: For significant experimental contributions to the physics of weak interactions, meson nucleon inelastic scattering, and photon-photon interactions.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Giese, Clayton Frederick [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For his pioneering contributions to the understanding of fundamental atomic and molecular interactions, and his development of new experimental techniques for the study of molecular collisions.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Gilchriese, Murdock Gordon Douglas [1988]
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Citation: For contributions to the study of weak decays of the b quark, studies of the upsilon resonances and detector development for present and future colliding beam experiments.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Gottscho, Richard Alan [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For new insights into the mechanisms of radiofrequency plasmas, and for new spectroscopic techniques for their characterization.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Gould, Harvey Allen [1988]
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Citation: For contributions to understanding strong-field QED effects in highly ionized atoms and for setting the experimental upper limit on the electron electric dipole moment.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Hafemeister, David W. [1988]
Cal Poly - San Luis Obispo
Citation: For continuing contributions tot he analysis of science and society issues relating to energy and the nuclear arms race.
Nominated by: Forum on Physics and Society

Hanggi, Peter [1988]
Univ Augsburg
Citation: For distinguished contributions to nonlinear statistical physics and reaction rate theory and for elucidating the influence of non-Markovian memory effects and dissipative tunneling in equilibrium and non equilibrium systems.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Harte, John [1988]
University of California, Berkeley
Citation: For contributions to the interface between physics and ecology, including development of understanding of climate codification due to nuclear winter and to the impact of acid rain on aquatic ecosystems.
Nominated by: Forum on Physics and Society

Hauser, Michael George [1988]
Space Telescope Science Institute
Citation: For being a leading instrument builder by playing major roles in the construction of the IRAS and COBE cryogenically cooled infrared astronomical satellites and providing deep insights into the nature of infrared diffuse emission from the sky.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Hazi, Andrew [1988]
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Citation: For developing L2 methods for resonance widths and for advancing the development of the stabilization method.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Hendricus van Oers, Williem Theodorus [1988]
Univ of Manitoba
Citation: For the recent first measurement of charge symmetry breaking in the neutron-proton system and for earlier extensive nuclear physics studies including nucleon-deuteron scattering and optical model analyses.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Higgins, Richard J. [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For contributions to electronic and microcomputer instrumentation for improved measurements of metals, alloys, and semiconductor heterostructures.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Instrument and Measurement Science

Holdren, John P. [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For application of rigorous training in theoretical plasma physics to problems of energy and the environment and leadership in gaining academic recognition for such studies.
Nominated by: Forum on Physics and Society

Horwitz, Nahmin [1988]
Cornell University
Citation: For contributions to the study of elementary particles.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Hoven, Gerard Van [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For contributions to plasma astrophysics, especially for contributions to the plasma mechanisms of solar flares.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Hutchinson, Ian H. [1988]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: For innovative experimental and theoretical contributions to the understanding of toroidal plasmas especially through measurements of their MHD instabilities and electron cyclotron emission.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Jackson, Kenneth A. [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For contributions to crystal growth theory and for experimental investigations of growth and instability phenomena.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Johnston, David C. [1988]
Iowa State University
Citation: For the imaginative development of new materials and for their characterization.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Kamimura, Hiroshi [1988]
Tokyo University of Science
Citation: For contributions to the theoretical understanding of electron states in solid state systems and for promoting closer ties between the Physical Society of Japan and the American Physical Society.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Kaufmann, Eoton Neil [1988]
Argonne National Laboratory
Citation: For development and application of a broad range of techniques such as nuclear and electron resonance spectroscopies and ion beam analysis to fundamental studies in materials science.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Kinch, Michael Anthony [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For contributions to transport and infrared physics of narrow band-gap semiconductors and their application to infrared devices.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Kirk, Thomas Bernard Walter [1988]
Brookhaven National Laboratory
Citation: For continued leadership over many years in the fermilab muon scattering program, and his successful management of the Tevatron II Construction Project.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Kirshner, Robert Paul [1988]
Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
Citation: For his outstanding contributions to the study of galactic dynamics and luminosity, and to spectroscopic studies of galactic supernovae remnants and extragalactic supernovae, and in particular for the first observations and interpretation of the ultraviolet spectra of Supernova 1987a.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Kirtley, John Robert [1988]
Stanford University
Citation: For theoretical and experimental contributions elucidating electron tunneling and the interaction of electrons with photons and phonons.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Krishnamurti, Ruby Ebisuzaki [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For fundamental experimental and theoretical researches in diverse aspects of thermal convection, which have elucidated the nature of cellular patterns, and the transition to turbulent convection.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Kulander, Kenneth Charles [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For leading the development of time dependent methods for atomic and molecular processes and for the generation of novel treatments of molecular photodissociation now commonly in use.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Kundu, Mukul [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For outstanding contributions to the understanding of the solar plasma through pioneering radio astronomy large sidereal interferometric techniques.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Larson, Bennett Charles [1988]
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Citation: For x-ray scattering studies of defects in crystals and of the melting-crystallization transition.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Larson, Daniel John [1988]
Pennsylvania State University
Citation: For the discovery and interpretation of the effects of magnetic fields on photodetachment and nuclear moments.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Lehman, Donald R. [1988]
George Washington University
Citation: For fundamental contributions to the theory of few-body nuclei, especially pertaining to the electromagnetic probe.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Levin, Ira W. [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For his work on the vibrational properties of small molecular systems and his pioneering and innovative biophysical studies on applications of vibrational spectroscopy toward understanding dynamic and conformational properties of biological membrane assemblies.
Nominated by: Division of Biological Physics

Lightman, Alan P. [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For exceptional contributions to our understanding of accretion disks, the structure and evolution of globular clusters, and active galactic nuclei through the application of special and general relativity, radiative transfer, and particle dynamics to astrophysics.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Lim, Teck-kah [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For innovative applications of theoretical few-body techniques to the study of the structure and dynamics of small systems in nuclear, molecular, and chemical physics.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Few-Body Systems

Lin, Anthony Tung-hsu [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For important contributions which enhance the understanding of physical processes in the areas of electron-cyclotron resonant heating and coherent radiation generation from relativistic electron beam.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Loh, Eugene C. [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For his leadership in the development of the air scintillation technique for the detection of high energy cosmic ray in the atmosphere and its implementation in the Fly's Eye detector.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Lowenstein, Derek Irving [1988]
Brookhaven National Laboratory
Citation: For outstanding contributions to the operation of the Alternating Gradient Synchrotron.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Lynn, Kelvin G. [1988]
Washington State University
Citation: For developing variable energy positron beams for studying solid surfaces and interfaces.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Lyons, Kenneth B. [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For elucidating low frequency phenomena in solids near structural phase transitions and for experimentally demonstrating their coupling to the dynamics of the critical order parameter fluctuations.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter 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

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

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

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

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

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

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, 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, 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

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

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

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

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

Nagel, Sidney R. [1988]
University of Chicago
Citation: For contributions to our understanding of the properties of metallic glasses and relaxation phenomena near the liquid-glass transition.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Nanopoulos, Dimitri [1988]
Texas A&M University
Citation: For contributions to establishing the Standard Model, opening new ways to extension of the Standard Model like grand unification, supergravity, and recently superstrings, and for efforts on connecting particles physics with cosmology.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Nevins, William McCay [1988]
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Citation: For numerous contributions to the theory of fusion plasma, particularly in the area of the nonlinear interaction of plasma with intense microwave pulses.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Nicholson, Dwight R. [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For original and important contributions to the theory of strong Langmuir turbulence, and for perceiving and developing applications of theory to ionospheric modification experiments and to solar radio emission observations.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Nightingale, M. Peter [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For formulating the phenomenological renormalization group finite-size scaling method and other contributions to our understanding of cooperative phenomena in low dimensional systems.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Obenschain, Stephen Philip [1988]
Naval Research Laboratory
Citation: For major contributions to electron driven inertial fusion; particularly in the areas of ablative acceleration and thermal smoothing and for co-invention of the Induced Spatial Incoherence technique for improving laser beam quality.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Ohyabu, Nobuyoshi [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For significant contribution to development of the tokamak boundary control schemes, including expanded boundary divertor and ergodic limiter, and advancement of divertor and H-mode physics.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Peterson, Roy Jerome [1988]
University of Colorado, Boulder
Citation: For providing innovative ideas and conducting fundamental experiments on the collective modes and isospin properties of nuclei using probes of electrons, pions, and light ions.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Pinkau, Klaus [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For leadership in space astrophysics and plasma physics in the Federa; Republic of Germany; for helping to establish the field of gamma-ray astronomy and for his pioneering contributions to the highly successful gamma-ray astronomy satellite, COS-B.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Prater, Ronald [1988]
General Atomics
Citation: For leadership in the area of electron-cyclotron heating of tokamak plasmas.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Primack, Joel Robert [1988]
University of California, Santa Cruz
Citation: For pioneering contributions to gauge theory and cosmology.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Raby, Stuart Allan [1988]
The Ohio State University
Citation: For important contributions to theories of grand unification.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Reeder, Don David [1988]
University of Wisconsin, Madison
Citation: For contributions to the study of the properties and interactions of neutrinos and to the use of neutrinos in the study of the hadronic production of heavy quarks.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Rescigno, Thomas Nicola [1988]
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Citation: For advances in the theory of electron-molecule scattering and photoionization processes and the development of nontraditional approaches for studying these phenomena.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Riley, James J. [1988]
University of Washington
Citation: For contributions to the direct numerical simulation of turbulent flows, including geophysical flows and flows with chemical reactions.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Rosner, Robert [1988]
University of Chicago
Citation: For exceptional contributions to our understanding of the role of magnetic fields in heating the solar corona, in solar and stellar activity, and in accretion disks and jets, through the application of magneto hydrodynamics to astrophysics.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Sass, Stephen L. [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For the use of x-ray diffraction to advance our understanding of structure of crystalline grain boundaries.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Schaeffer, Dale W. [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For experiments on the structures and dynamics of complex fluids and for studies of fractal structures in varied condensed matter systems.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Schofield, Robert E. [1988]
Affiliation not available
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

Schooley, James Frederick [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For useful contributions to the studies of superconductivity and thermometry, and for leadership in the documentation of advances in temperature measurement.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Instrument and Measurement Science

Schrag, John Lindblad [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For development of novel, powerful experimental methods for precise vicoelastic and flow birefringence measurements and their application in definitive studies of molecular dynamics of dilute and concentrated polymer solutions.
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Shah, Jagdeep [1988]
Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
Citation: For studies of hot carrier relaxation in semiconductors using optical spectroscopy.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Shank, Charles Vernon [1988]
University of California, Berkeley
Citation: For pioneering work in the development of femtosecond measurement techniques and applications to physics, chemistry and biology.
Nominated by: Division of Laser Science

Smarr, Larry Lee [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Pioneer in the field of numerical relativity; expert on relativistic hydrodynamics and its application to realistic astrophysical scenarios; farsighted organizer of a national supercomputing center for the benefit of all sciences.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Smoot, George F. [1988]

Citation: For careful work on measurements of both the spectrum and large-scale anisotropy of the cosmic microwave background radiation.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Srinivasan, Rangaswamy [1988]
UVTECH Assoc
Citation: For contributions to the understanding of the interaction of ultraviolet radiation with matter, in particular, the action of pulsed UV laser radiation on organic solids.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Stacey, Weston M. [1988]
Georgia Institute of Technology
Citation: For outstanding contributions in the application of plasma physics of fusion-reactor concepts, and for international leadership in multi-disciplinary reactor-design activities.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Stohr, Joachim [1988]
SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
Citation: For the development of new synchrotron radiation based surface x-ray absorption techniques and their use for the determination of the geometric arrangement of atoms and molecules on surfaces.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Strachan, James Douglas [1988]
Princeton Plasma Phys Lab
Citation: For his contributions to the measurement and understanding of the physics of fusion reaction products in tokamaks, of electron runaway, and of chock wave propagation in inhomogeneous media.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Tajima, Toshi [1988]
Max Planck Institute
Citation: For significant contributions to new plasma accelerators, plasma physics understanding of magnetospheric and solar disturbances, and work in the fusion problem through computational and theoretical methods.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Teich, Malvin Carl [1988]
Boston University
Citation: For seminal experimental and theoretical studies on the quantum nature of the detection and generation of light.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Trimble, Virginia L. [1988]
University of California, Irvine
Citation: For outstanding contributions to astrophysics over a wide range of phenomena, including binary stars, novae, and supernovae; and in particular recognition of outstanding talent in reviewing and summarizing the most important and exciting topics in astrophysics in a clear and concise manner.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Troyon, Francis S. [1988]
EPFL - Lausanne
Citation: For seminal contributions to the understanding of the stability and equilibrium of toroidal plasmas.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Vandenbout, Paul Adrian [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For extensive and incisive work on the abundances and abundance ratios of molecular and atomic species in dense interstellar clouds.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

VanDevender, John Pace [1988]
Sandia National Laboratories
Citation: For technical leadership in inertial confinement fusion with light ion beams, pulsed power accelerator design and research, magnetically insulated electron flow, vacuum interface flashover, and beam-plasma heating.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Ward, David [1988]
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Citation: For the many experimental advances made in the study of nuclear structure by in-beam y-ray spectroscopy with heavy ions.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Weinberg, Erick J. [1988]
Columbia University
Citation: For contributing to our understanding of symmetry breaking, and of physical processes in the early universe.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Weiner, John [1988]
University of Maryland
Citation: For pioneering studies of the modification of collision dynamics by laser radiation.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Wendin, Per Goran [1988]
Chalmers University of Technology
Citation: For his pioneering studies of many-electron effects on photoionization processes in atoms, molecules, and solids.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Williams, Robert [1988]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For contributing to the development of energy conserving technologies, and to the overcoming of institutional barriers to their implementation; for extensive service to the physics community through work with the ACEEE and the FAS.
Nominated by: Forum on Physics and Society

Witten, Thomas A. [1988]
University of Chicago
Citation: For theoretical contributions to our understanding of stochastic diffusive growth, colloidal aggregation, and polymer statistics.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Wolford, Donald James [1988]
Iowa State University
Citation: For advances in fundamental understanding of defects and electronic properties of semiconductors.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Wolynes, Peter Guy [1988]
University of California, San Diego
Citation: For his many illuminating contributions to the dynamical theory of chemical and physical processes in condensed matter.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Wong, Henry Vernon [1988]
University of Texas, Austin
Citation: For formal and applied application of Hamiltonian stability techniques to numerous complex plasma systems including tandem mirrors, EBT, and free electron lasers.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Yu, Hyuk [1988]
University of Wisconsin, Madison
Citation: For his versatile investigations on light scattering in polymer solutions, polymers at interfaces, and biological systems, especially applications of forced Rayleigh scattering.
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics