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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Adams, Walter Wade [1989]
Rice University
Citation: In recognition of important research on the ultrastructure and properties of polymers.
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Allen, James Ward [1989]
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Citation: For his work in electron spectroscopy, which his helped to develop an understanding of electron correlations in rare-earth materials and transition-metal oxides.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Allen, John Edward [1989]
University of Oxford
Citation: For contributions to the understanding of high-current discharges, thermal plasmas, Langmuir probes and sheaths, and waves in plasmas.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Andrew, Edward Raymond [1989]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For his contributions to NMR studies in solids, the development of the magic angle spinning technique, and the use of NMR for medical purposes.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Arko, Aloysius John [1989]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For his research on the electronic properties of novel materials, in particular his Fermi-surface studies in strongly correlated metals.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Barnett, Bruce Arnold [1989]
Johns Hopkins University
Citation: For outstanding contributions to elementary particle physics, especially for research on exotic particles, charmed states, and tau leptons.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Bartlett, Rodney Joseph [1989]
University of Florida
Citation: For the development of many-electron methods for electron correlation in molecules, principally many-body perturbation theory and coupled-cluster theory, and their applications in chemical physics.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Batchelor, Donald B. [1989]
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Citation: For theoretical analysis and code developments in the areas of plasma heating by electromagnetic waves at electron and ion cyclotron resonance frequencies and the subsequent plasma thermalization.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Baylis, William Eric [1989]
Univ of Windsor
Citation: For the development and application of techniques for the calculation of interatomic potentials, and relativistic correlation effects in atoms.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Bergman, David J. [1989]
Tel Aviv University
Citation: For contributions to the theory of third sound, the concept of finite-size scaling, the statistical mechanics of nonequilibrium steady states, and the physics of composite media.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Bergquist, James Charles [1989]
National Institute of Standards and Technology
Citation: For the development of high-resolution, high-sensitivity laser techniques and application of these techniques to fundamental problems in atomic and molecular spectroscopy.
Nominated by: Division of Laser Science

Bowman, Joel Mark [1989]
Emory University
Citation: For pioneering work on rotational rainbows and quantum mechanical reduced dimensionality approaches to reactivate scattering; also for pioneering work on the self-consistent field approach to molecular vibrations.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Brooks, Philip Russell [1989]
Rice University
Citation: For groundbreaking experiments in reactions of oriented molecules, vibrationally and rotationally excited molecules, and in the spectroscopy of the transition region.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Browne, John C. [1989]
No Company Provided
Citation: For outstanding contributions to the study of analog states, nuclear astrophysics, and nuclear fission, particularly in the application of the neutron-capture reaction in our understanding nucleocosmochronometry.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Bucksbaum, Phillip Howard [1989]
SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
Citation: For seminal work on electrons and atoms in strong radiation fields.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Busza, Wit [1989]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: For pioneering the use of nuclear targets for the study of the mechanisms of particle productions at high energies, in particular the space-time evolution of the production process.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Canizares, Claude [1989]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: For pioneering investigations in x-ray astrophysics, particularly in the analysis of astrophysical plasmas by high-resolution x-ray spectroscopy.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Carpenter, John Marland [1989]
Argonne National Laboratory
Citation: For contributions to neutron scattering studies in condensed matter physics; in particular for in invention of pulsed proton spallation neutron sources.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Cary, John Robert [1989]
University of Colorado, Boulder
Citation: For applications of modern dynamical analysis to plasmas, which led to the development of the ponderomotive Hamiltonian, an algorithm for finding integrable systems, and the theory of separatrix crossing.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Cassel, David Giske [1989]
Cornell University
Citation: For contributions to the investigation of photoproduction, electroprodyuction, annihilation, weak interactions, the contruction of CESR, and the construction and operation of the CLEO experiment.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Castro, George [1989]
San Jose State University
Citation: For the discovery of several significant optical and electronic processes in organic solids.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Chandi, James Djamshid [1989]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For theoretical contributions to the understanding of semiconductor surface reconstructions and defect-related structural metastabilities.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Chang, Tu-nan [1989]
Univ of Southern California
Citation: For his pioneering contributions to the many-body theory of atomic structure and photoionization, particularly the study of doubly excited states.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Chen, Ho Sou [1989]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For providing critical insights into the nature of metastable solid phases; in particular, the structure and relaxation of metallic glasses, phase transitions in amorphous systems, and the thermodynamics of the quasi-crystalline phase.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Cheng, Hsien Kei [1989]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For insightful analyses applied to a broad range of fundamental problems in aerodynamics: hypersonic inviscid-viscous interactions, unsteady separated and unseparated flows, transonic flows, and bird and fish locomotion.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Chien, Chia-Ling [1989]
Johns Hopkins University
Citation: For contributions to the understanding of the magnetic properties of metallic glasses, magnetic super-lattices, granular solids, and superconductors.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Chutjian, Ara [1989]
California Institute of Technology
Citation: For pioneering work related to very low energy electron attachment and electron-positive-ion collision physics.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Clegg, Thomas Boykin [1989]
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Citation: For leadership in the production and use of spin-polarized beams which has helped make measurements of polarization observables the acceptable technique for understanding the spin dependence of nuclear forces.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Coon, Sudney Alan [1989]
University of Arizona
Citation: For contributions to the development of our understanding of few-nucleon systems, and the development of realistic models of the three-nucleon force.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Few-Body Systems

Cooper, John William [1989]
University of Maryland
Citation: For the development of fundamental concepts in the theory of the atomic photoionization process and their experimental verification.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Coroniti, Ferdinand V. [1989]
University of California, Los Angeles
Citation: For his theoretical and experimental research on radiation belt physics, magnetospheric substorms, collisionless shocks, accretion disks, and, especially, slow shocks and magnetic-field line reconnection.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Cosby, Phillip C. [1989]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For his seminal contributions to photofragment spectroscopy on positive and negative ions using drift tube and fast-beam techniques as well as development of fast-beam half collision techniques for neutrals.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Crim, Forrest Fleming, Jr. [1989]
University of Wisconsin, Madison
Citation: For contributions to chemical reaction dynamics. In particular, for work on collisional energy transfer, unimolecular reaction dynamics, and photodissociation of highly vibrationally excited molecules.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Cutkosky, Robert Dale [1989]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For the development of instruments and prodecures for measuring basic physical quantities with very high precision.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Instrument and Measurement Science

Doering, John Price [1989]
Johns Hopkins University
Citation: For advancing our understanding of how to use electronic collisions to study excited states of atoms and molecules.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Donoghue, John Francis [1989]
University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Citation: For continued contributions to the theory and phenomenology of hadrons, especially in the studies of weak decays, CP violation, hadron spectroscopy, and chiral symmetry.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Drake, Richard Paul [1989]
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Citation: For outstanding contributions to the characterization and understanding of laser plasma interactions, particularly stimulated Raman scattering.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Edelstein, William Alan [1989]
Johns Hopkins University
Citation: For contributions to the understanding and technology of NMR imaging and spectroscopy.
Nominated by: Division of Biological Physics

Elden, Bengt [1989]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For developing the spectroscopy of highly ionized atoms, the discovery of plasma satellites, and the explanation of the origin of the corona lines.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

English, Alan D. [1989]
DuPont Corporation
Citation: For contributions to the development of a description of polymer segmental dynamics from solid-state NMR data, which incorporates the variability of both spatial and temporal coordinates with temperature and is applicable to both semicrystalline and amorphous polymers.
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Erskine, James L. [1989]
University of Texas, Austin
Citation: For contributions to understanding of magnetic materials and for spectroscopic studies of solid surfaces.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Evenson, Kenneth M. [1989]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For his contribution in free-radical spectroscopy and in the direct measurements of frequency at infrared and optical wavelengths, yielding definitive measurements of the speed of light and the redefinition of the meter.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Feder, Jens [1989]
Univ of Oslo
Citation: For contributions to theories and experiments on structural phase transitions and on fractals in aggregates and in porous media.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Fickett, Frederick R. [1989]
No Company Provided
Citation: For contributions to measurement science in the fields of superconductivity and magnetics.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Instrument and Measurement Science

Fitchen, Douglas B. [1989]
Cornell University
Citation: For contributions to the understanding of defects and impurities in solids and for studies of the properties of conducting polymers.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Ford, Joseph [1989]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For pioneering contributions in classical and quantal chaos, and for fundamental and significant contributions to theory of statistical mechanics, ergodicity, and stochasticity, and chaos.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Fox, Geoffrey Charles [1989]
Syracuse University
Citation: For contributions centered on novel uses of computers; firstly, in the phenomenological comparison of theory and experiment in particle physics, and secondly, in the design and use of parallel computers.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Frank, Louis A. [1989]
University of Iowa
Citation: For the development of a whole generation of charged-particle detectors used to measure plasma distribution functions in outer space.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Friedman, William A. [1989]
University of Wisconsin, Madison
Citation: For many contributions to the understanding of statistical decay products of heavy-ion collisions, especially those involving final-state interactions.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Garber, Elizabeth [1989]
No Company Provided
Citation: For her research in the history of physics, including the development of kinetic theory and molecular science in the 19th century.
Nominated by: Forum on the History of Physics

Gibson, J. Murray [1989]
Northeastern University
Citation: For uses of electron microscopy of elucidate the relation between atomic structure and physical properties in condensed matter systems.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Girvin, Steven Mark [1989]
Yale University
Citation: For theoretical contributions to the understanding of the fractional quantum Hall effect.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Goldstein, Richard Jay [1989]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For significant contributions to our knowledge of fluid mechanics through development of precision systems and their application to studies of important physical phenomena.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Grady, Dennis Edward [1989]
No Company Provided
Citation: For his creative leadership in carrying out constitutive property measurements and his incisive modeling of dynamic yielding and fragmentation of earth materials.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Shock Compression of Condensed Matter

Greene, Chris H. [1989]
University of Colorado, Boulder
Citation: For his generalization of quantum defect theory to non-Coulombic potentials and his development of successive eigenchannel R-matrix methods for the calculation of photoionization cross-sections of complex atomic species with spectroscopic accuracy.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Grest, Gary Stephen [1989]
Sandia National Laboratories
Citation: For contributions to the understanding of the kinetics of domain growth, amorphous glasses, disordered magnets, and polymer dynamics.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Grimmeiss, Hermann G. [1989]
Lund University
Citation: For experimental investigations of impurities in semiconductors through the innovative use of a wide range of techniques.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Gunion, John Francis [1989]
University of California, Davis
Citation: In recognition of fundamental and pioneering contributions to the theory and applications of quantum chromodynamics, electroweak symmetry breaking, and supersymmetry.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Hansma, Paul K. [1989]
University of California, Santa Barbara
Citation: For contributions to the understanding of the electron and phonon structure of solids.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Harmon, Bruce N. [1989]
Iowa State University
Citation: For theoretical contributions to the understanding of the electron and phonon structure of solids.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Harris, Arthur Brooks [1989]
University of Pennsylvania
Citation: For contributions to the understanding of random systems.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Hartill, Donald LeRoy [1989]
Cornell University
Citation: For significant contributions to the experimental understanding of deep inelastic e-p scattering and e+e- physics in the J/w and w(4s) regions and in instrumentation and accelerator physics.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Hayakawa, Satio [1989]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For pioneering work in astrophysics in postwar Japan with major contributions to cosmic-ray physics, infrared astronomy, and the physics of celestial x-rays.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Helm, Hanspeter [1989]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For substantial contributions to studies of electronic, atomic, and molecular interactions ranging from electron capture to photodissociation, predissociation, and autoionization.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Heritage, Jonathan P. [1989]
University of California, Davis
Citation: For contributions to ultrafast nonlinear optics and picosecond laser spectroscopy.
Nominated by: Division of Laser Science

Herzenberg, Caroline Littlejohn [1989]
Argonne National Laboratory
Citation: For leadership and advocacy with respect to women's participation in physics, and for contributions toward assessment of issues relating to space weaponry, and for research accomplishments in Mossbauer spectrometry.
Nominated by: Forum on Physics and Society

Hiebert, Erwin Nick [1989]
Harvard University
Citation: For his research in the history of modern physical science and its relations with philosophy and religion.
Nominated by: Forum on the History of Physics

Hill, Christopher T. [1989]
Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
Citation: For elucidating the mechanisms shaping the spectra of ultrahigh-energy cosmic rays and neutrinos, and for contributions to the understanding of nonleptonic weak interactions.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Ho, Chih-Ming [1989]
University of California, Los Angeles
Citation: For contributions in understanding the sensitivity of free-shear layers under perturbations or geometrical variations in initial conditions. his pioneering works have served as bases for controlling the evolution of turbulent free-shear layers.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Hoffman, Allan R. [1989]
Department of Energy
Citation: For his many and creative contributions to analyzing and facilitating legislation and Nation Research Council studies on energy, science advice, and science public policy.
Nominated by: Forum on Physics and Society

Holstein, Barry R. [1989]
University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Citation: For his work on the phenomenology of weak interactions, specifically in the areas of CP violation and on the particle/nuclear physics interface.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Houston, Paul L. [1989]
Cornell University
Citation: For important contributions toward understanding molecular photodissociation dynamics, energy transfer, and gas-solid interactions; in particular, for his imaginative use of photofragment imaging and his development of the field of vector correlations.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Humphries, Stanley [1989]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For pioneering work in the invention of efficient ion diodes and in the generation and transport of intense ion beams through accelerating structures.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Innes, K. Keith [1989]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For his contributions to electronic spectroscopy, including the first full rovibronic analysis of a polyatomic molecule electronic transition, textbook examples of linear- bent and magnetic dipole transitions, and insights into vibronic coupling theory.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Ippen, Erich P. [1989]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: For his pioneering work in the generation, measurement, and application to physical systems of picosecond and femtosecond light pulses.
Nominated by: Division of Laser Science

Isgur, Nathan [1989]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For the study of the implications of chromodynamics for the quark model, the application of the constituent quark model to phenomena including hadron spectroscopy, electromagnetic and weak form factors, and interhadron forces.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Jamieson, Alexander MacRae [1989]
Case Western Reserve University
Citation: For applications of light scattering to characterize specific solvation effects in the configurational and hydrodynamic properties of high polymers in good solvents, and the dynamics of amorphous polymers near Tg.
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Johnson, Ronald Ceci [1989]
Univ of Surrey
Citation: For clarifying and extending theories of spin dependence and antisymmetry in nuclear reactions, and for introducing the adiabatic theory of breakup effects.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Jorgensen, James D. [1989]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For the determination of crystal structures from high-resolution neutron-diffraction data.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Joyce, Glenn Russell [1989]
Naval Research Laboratory
Citation: For his contributions in plasma simulation using particle techniques, developing the first simulation models of plasma double layers, pioneering in the field of two-dimensional plasma turbulence, and his efforts toward the simulation of relativistic.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Karney, Charles Fielding Finch [1989]
Sri International
Citation: For contributions to the theory of stochasticity and its application to ion heating, and for the establishment, by numerical computation, of theories of current-drive by radio-frequency waves in tokamaks.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Kelly, Henry C. [1989]
No Company Provided
Citation: For his outstanding contributions to arms control, solar energy, and energy and economic policy.
Nominated by: Forum on Physics and Society

Ketchen, Mark B. [1989]
IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
Citation: For applications of VLSI fabrication techniques to problems of condensed matter physics.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Kim, John J. [1989]
University of California, Los Angeles
Citation: For significant expansion of our understanding of turbulent flows; through the development of convergent methods for direct numerical simulation, the application to wall-bounded flows, and the subsequent interpretation using innovative concepts.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Kimble, H. Jeff [1989]
California Institute of Technology
Citation: For his contributions to the fundamental understanding of the quantum nature of light and its interactions with matter, including resonance fluorescence, quantum jumps, and squeezed quantum noise.
Nominated by: Division of Laser Science

Kirby, Kate Page [1989]
American Physical Society
Citation: For the innovative application of methods of quantum chemistry to the quantitative elucidation of a diverse range of molecular phenomena.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Kotthaus, Jorg Peter [1989]
Univ Munich
Citation: For contributions to the understanding of the electronic properties of confined systems in both one and two dimensions.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Landman, Uzi [1989]
Georgia Institute of Technology
Citation: For applications of numerical simulation modeling of both the status structure and nonequilibrium dynamics of solid surfaces, interfaces, and small clusters.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Langer, Jerzy Marian [1989]
Polish Acad of Sci
Citation: For contributions in the area of defects and recombination phenomena in semiconductors and ionic solids.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Layer, Howard Paul [1989]
National Institute of Standards and Technology
Citation: For his contributions to the development of a new primary standard of length and for its application to the measurement of SI units and fundamental constants.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Instrument and Measurement Science

Leung, Ka-Ngo [1989]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For important contributions to the development of diverse novel ion sources, and for furthering our understanding of the electric discharge processes and the plasma physics involved.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Lim, Edward C. [1989]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For penetrating experimental investigations of energy deposition and redistribution, and the subsequent structural accommodations made in polyatomic molecules, isolated and with active neighbors.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Littlewood, Peter B. [1989]
Argonne National Laboratory
Citation: For theoretical contributions to the understanding of charge-density wave materials.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Loy, Michael M.T. [1989]
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology
Citation: For his decisive experiments involving the interaction of laser radiation with matter and surfaces. In particular for his experimental demonstrations of the moving focus, and two-photon adiabatic inversions, and his optical, state-selective measurements of molecular scattering from surfaces.
Nominated by: Division of Laser Science

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Nagamiya, Shoji [1989]
No Company Provided
Citation: For pioneering experiments in heavy-ion collisions at the Barvalac and the AGS in which measurements of particle momentum and flavor distributions were used to study dense nuclear matter.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Navratil, Gerald A. [1989]
Columbia University
Citation: For his identification of dissipative trappedion modes, contribution to Thomson scattering diagnostics, and leadership in design and experiments of high-beta tokamaks in the second stable region.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Nitzan, Abraham [1989]
Tel Aviv University
Citation: For uniting statistical, quantum, and classical dynamics to develop and apply accurate models for quantitative and mechanic understanding of individual molecule dynamics in vapor and condensed phases.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Ong, Nai-Phuan [1989]
Princeton Univ
Citation: For research on transport properties of low-dimensional systems, especially the phenomena of sliding charge-density waves.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Ott, Hans-Rudolf [1989]
ETH Zurich
Citation: For contributions to the understanding of heavy fermion systems.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Payne, Gerald L. [1989]
University of Iowa
Citation: For contributions to the theory of noncompact few-body equations and numerical investigations of the bound and continuum three-nucleon systems including the effects of Coulomb and three-body forces.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Few-Body Systems

Peng-nien Chu, Benjamin Thomas [1989]
State University of New York, Stony Brook
Citation: For outstanding contributions to the understanding of static and dynamic properties of polymers in solution and for his innovative introduction of dynamic light scattering in the polymer research.
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Peterson, Vincent Zetterberg [1989]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For the study of the properties and interactions of neutrinos, and for leadership in developing new detectors for neutrino astrophysics, and for contributions to the study of the photoproduction of mesons.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Petroff, Pierre M. [1989]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For developing novel spectroscopic methods to characterize the structure and electronic properties of defects, interfaces, and superlattices of semiconductors.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Pickett, Warren Earl [1989]
University of California, Davis
Citation: For developments in the theoretical understanding of electronic and magnetic properties of crystalline solids, both metals and insulators.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Pierce, Daniel T. [1989]
National Institute of Standards and Technology
Citation: For studies of electron-spin-polarization phenomena at surfaces and for the development of electron-polarization sources.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Pittel, Stuart [1989]
University of Delaware
Citation: For his pioneering work on the role of the neutron-proton interaction in producing nuclear deformation and for many contributions to our understanding of the microscopic origin of nuclear collectivity.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Press, William Henry [1989]
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Citation: In recognition of important theoretical contributions to relativistic astrophysics and to cosmology.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Prober, Daniel Ethan [1989]
Yale University
Citation: For contributions to the production and understanding of mesoscopic electronic structures.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Rappaport, Saul [1989]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For major contributions to our understanding of the evolution of binary stellar systems containing a compact member and for the determination of the masses of neutron stars.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Ray, Robert Landen [1989]
University of Texas, Austin
Citation: For contributions to the theoretical understanding of nucleon-nucleus scattering at intermediate energies and for contributions to the development of nonrelativistic and relativistic models for thee reactions.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Romer, Alfred [1989]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For his contributions to the history of modern physical science and to physics education.
Nominated by: Forum on the History of Physics

Roy, Rustom [1989]
Affiliation not available
Citation: As director of the Penn State Science Technology and Society Program, and in many other ways, he has considerably improved our understanding of the interaction between science, technology, and society.
Nominated by: Forum on Physics and Society

Safran, Samuel A. [1989]
Weizmann Institute of Science
Citation: For the application of statistical physics to the understanding of complex materials such as intercalation compounds and microemulsions.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Sagan, Carl Edward [1989]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For his sustained and exceptional contributions to the public understanding of science and societal impacts of technology.
Nominated by: Forum on Physics and Society

Saykally, Richard J. [1989]
University of California, Berkeley
Citation: For the development of new techniques for high-resolution laser spectroscopy and their application to molecular ions, radicals, and weakly bound molecules.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Seiden, Abraham [1989]
University of California, Santa Cruz
Citation: For work done in particle physics, including early models of quark fragmentation and measurements of charmed-particle decays, and detector instrumentation, particularly in the area of charged-particle tracking devices.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Shaw, Earl David [1989]
No Company Provided
Citation: For contributions to the development of infrared lasers, specifically the spin-flip Raman laser, and for his leadership in the education and advising of minority students and scientists.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Shochet, Melvyn Jay [1989]
University of Chicago
Citation: For the study of high-energy proton-antiproton interactions with the CDF detector at the Fermilab Tevatron.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Siegmann, Hans Christoph [1989]
No Company Provided
Citation: For research in the field of surface magnetism, spin-polarized electron spectroscopy, and photo-electronic properties or small particles.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Spaepen, Frans A. [1989]
Harvard University
Citation: For contributions to the understanding of isoconfigurational atomic transport in metallic glasses and of crystal-melt interfaces.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Stassis, Constantine [1989]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For contributions to the understanding of magnetic scattering of neutrons and the growth and studies of metallic single crystals at high temperatures.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Sutherland, Bill [1989]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For contributions to the understanding of electronic states in solids.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Tanis, John Allen [1989]
Western Michigan University
Citation: For his many contributions in the area of accelerator atomic physics including his suggestion of resonant transfer and excitation and his experimental efforts in verifying the existence of process.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Tanner, David B. [1989]
University of Florida
Citation: For studies of the basic infrared properties of new materials.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Tataronis, John A. [1989]
No Company Provided
Citation: For seminal contributions to the theory of propagation and heating by Alfven and other waves in magnetized plasmas.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Thorn, Charles Behan, III [1989]
University of Florida
Citation: For important contributions to the theory of elementary particles.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Tomkins, Frank S. [1989]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For more than four decades of outstanding achievement in atomic and molecular spectroscopy, including the definitive studies of the spectra of the lanthanides and actinides and the discovery of quasi-Landau resonance.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Tonelli, Alan Edward [1989]
North Carolina State University
Citation: For outstanding theoretical and experimental studies of the microstructures and conformations of macromolecular chains, particularly through his development of the gamma-gauche model.
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Tuszewski, Michael Georges [1989]
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Citation: For an outstanding combination of experimental study and insightful theoretical analysis of fusion-related plasma phenomena. Especially noteworthy are his major contributions to understanding field-reversed configurations, electron-beam propagation.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Van Speybroeck, Leon P. [1989]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For continued contributions to the development of x-ray optics and other instruments for x-ray astronomy, and for pioneering studies of the x-ray emissions from normal galaxies.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Vanier, Jacques [1989]
Univ of Montreal
Citation: For contributions to the theory and development of standards of physical measurements based on quantum phenomena.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Instrument and Measurement Science

Vary, James P. [1989]
Iowa State University
Citation: For outstanding contributions to the microscopic theory of nuclear structure and nuclear reactions, especially the development of quark cluster model for high-energy lepton- and hadron-induced nuclear reactions.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Vilenkin, Alexander [1989]
Tufts University
Citation: For pioneering research in the application of particle physics to cosmology, and in particular for seminal contributions in the areas of cosmic strings and quantum cosmology.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Wallace, James M. [1989]
University of Maryland
Citation: For outstanding contributions to the subject of turbulent wall flows by designing new instruments and techniques, performing delicate experiments, and generating new concepts for the analysis for the Reynolds stress and vorticity fields.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Wallace, Stephen J. [1989]
University of Maryland
Citation: For fundamental contributions to multiple-scattering theory and to the foundations of relativistic nuclear physics, notably in the development of the relativistic treatment of proton-nucleus scattering.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Walsh, John Edmond [1989]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For imaginative experiments on beam-plasma interactions, the interaction of coherent radiation with matter, development of Cerenkov and metal-grating free-electron lasers, and the electromagnetic response of snow and soil.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Weber, Werner [1989]
Univ Dortmund
Citation: For studies of the lattice dynamics and electron-photon interactions in transition-metal compounds.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Weitz, Eric [1989]
Northwestern University
Citation: In recognition of his work in chemical dynamics with particular reference to vibrational energy transfer studies, transient infrared spectroscopy and laser-based probes of molecule-surface interactions.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Wiik, Bjorn Havard [1989]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For his contributions to the realization of the large electron-proton colliding beam facility, HERA, at the Deutches Electron Synschotron Laboratory in Hamburg, West Germany.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Wikswo, John P., Jr. [1989]
Vanderbilt University
Citation: For pioneering instrumentation, experimental techniques, and theoretical models for studying and interpreting magnetic fields produced by electric currents in isolated nerves and other biological and nonbiological systems.
Nominated by: Division of Biological Physics

Will, Clifford Martin [1989]
Washington University
Citation: For the development of theoretical frameworks for studying alternative theories of gravitation, for the investigation of gravitational radiation from binary systems and black holes, and for his critical analysis and interpretation of experimental tests of general relativity.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Winters, Ronald R. [1989]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For important contributions in low-energy nuclear physics and nuclear astrophysics. His neutron cross-section measurements have been of significant value in estimating the age of chemical elements.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Wyatt, Robert Eugene [1989]
University of Texas, Austin
Citation: For fundamental contributions to the theoretical chemical dynamics, particularly quantum mechanical reactive scattering and laser-molecule energy transfer.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Young, Allan Peter [1989]
University of California, Santa Cruz
Citation: For contributions to numerical simulations of random magnetic and quantum spin systems and to the theory of two-dimensional melting.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Zielinska-Pfabe, Malgorzata [1989]
Smith Coll
Citation: For contributions to the theoretical study of dynamics of collisions between heavy ions at low and intermediate energies.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics