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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Raab, Frederick J. [2006]
LIGO Hanford Observatory
Citation: For development of fundamental techniques for interferometeric gravitational wave detection and for leadership in LIGO during its trasition from laboratory-scale to kilometer scale devices.
Nominated by: Division of Gravitational Physics

Rabe, Karin M. [2002]
Rutgers University
Citation: For fundamental contributions to the development and application of theoretical and computational methods for the study of structural phase transitions in solids.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Rabi, I. I. [1931]
Columbia University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rabin, Herbert [1963]
United States Naval Research Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rabinovitch, Benton Seymour [1968]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Raboy, Sol [1957]
Argonne National Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

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

Race, Hubert H [1931]
General Electric Company
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Radeka, Veljko [1997]
Brookhaven National Laboratory
Citation: For outstanding contributions both to electronics for detectors as well as detectors themselves used in particle physics and related fields.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Radford, David C. [2006]
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Citation: For pioneering nuclear structure studies with radioactive ion beams, development of innovative software for gamma ray spectroscopy, and significant contributions to gamma ray tracking detectors.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Rado, G T [1953]
Naval Research Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Radousky, Harry Brian [2005]
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Citation: For his outstanding contributions and scientific leadership in experimental condensed matter and materials physics, with particular emphasis on innovative discoveries related to optical materials, superconductivity and high-pressure research.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Radyushkin, Anatoly V. [1996]
Old Dominion University and Jefferson Laboratory
Citation: For pioneering studies of exclusive processes in quantum chromodynamics and applications of QCD sum rules to hadronic form factors.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Radzihovsky, Leo [2003]
University of Colorado, Boulder
Citation: For seminal theoretical work on liquid crystals, colloids, vortices in superconductors, and the quantum Hall effect.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Raether, Manfred J [1981]
University of Illinois
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Rafailovich, Miriam H. [1996]
State University of New York, Stony Brook
Citation: For insightful studies on the interfacial behavior of polymers
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Rafelski, Johann [2011]
University of Arizona
Citation: For path-breaking research on the properties of hot, dense hadronic matter, especially strangeness enhancement in the search for quark deconfinement, and seminal research into the vacuum state in supercritical fields.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Raghavachari, Krishnan [2001]
Bell Laboratories
Citation: For outstanding contributions to the development of accurate electronic structure theories and for innovative investigations of the structures, spectroscopy, and reactivity of clusters and surfaces.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Raghavan, Ramaswamy Srinivasa [1984]
Virginia Technical Institute
Citation: For pioneering new applications of nuclear techniques to research in hyperfine interactions in solids and new approaches to the spectroscopic detection of neutrinos from the sun.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Rahm, David C [1969]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Rahman, Aneesur [1983]
No Company Provided
Citation: For development of molecular dynamics methods to model the structure and dynamics of a variety of condensed systems. These studies are fundamental contributions to statistical mechanics and condensed matter physics.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Rahman, Talat Shahnaz [1998]
Kansas State University
Citation: For theoretical studies of surface dynamics.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Rai, Gulshan [2015]
Department of Energy
Citation: For pioneering work at the Berkeley Bevalac, especially development and first implementation of time projection chambers with pad readout, and initiating a heavy-ion energy scan experiment (EOS/E895) at Brookhaven's AGS accelerator.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Raikh, Mikhail E. [2006]
University of Utah
Citation: For pioneering contributions to the theory of tunneling through localized states, magnetotransport in two-dimensional electron systems, and light propagation in disordered crystals.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Raimond, Jean-Michel [2016]
The Kastler Brossel Laboratory - Département de Physique de l'Ecole
Citation: For pioneering contributions to Rydberg atom physics, that have helped illustrate basic concepts of quantum physics, explore the quantum to classical boundary, and open new routes in quantum information processing.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Rainer, Dierk [2000]
University of Beyreuth
Citation: For contributions to the theory of strong-coupling effects in superconductors and in superfluid 3He.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Rainwater, L J [1947]
Columbia University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Raith, G Wilhelm [1973]
University of Bielefeld
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Raithel, Georg A. [2006]
University of Michigan
Citation: For research on collisions and excitation blockades in cold gases of Rydberg atoms, Rydberg-atom trapping, and cold-atoms in optical lattices, atom guides and strong magnetic fields.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Raitses, Yevgeny [2010]
Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory
Citation: For pioneering contributions to controlling plasma-wall interactions and cross-field transport in low temperature plasmas and plasma thrusters.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Raizen, Mark G. [1997]
University of Texas, Austin
Citation: For outstanding contributions to our understanding of quantum effects in optics, especially at the quantum-classical interface.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Rajagopal, Krishna [2004]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: For seminal contributions to the theory of dense matter, including color-flavor-locked and crystalline phases of color-superconducting quark matter, and critical phenomena in heavy ion collisions.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Rajchman, Jan A [1974]
RCA Laboratories
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Ralchenko, Yuri [2009]
National Institute of Standards and Technology
Citation: For significant contributions to the relativistic theory of highly-charged ions and collisional-radiative modeling, and through creation of online codes and databases for the atomic physics community.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

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

Ralph, Daniel Charles [2005]
Cornell University
Citation: For innovative experimental investigations of the electronic and magnetic properties of nanometer-scale structures.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Ram-Mohan, L. Ramdas [1999]
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Citation: For his development of powerful analytic and computational methods for the investigation of the properties of novel semiconductor heterostructures.
Nominated by: Division of Computational Physics

Ramakrishnan, T.V. [1987]
Indian Institute of Science
Citation: For his contributions tot he many-body theory of disordered systems, especially the scaling theory of localization and the theory of mixed-valent impurities.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Raman, Chandra [2013]
Georgia Institute of Technology
Citation: For pioneering contributions to the study of superfluidity in Bose-Einstein condensates, including vortex dynamics and spinor quantum fluids.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Ramanath, Ganpati [2016]
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Citation: For creative approaches to realize novel properties in bulk nanomaterials fabricated from nanocrystal building blocks and molecularly-tailored interfaces; and uncovering atomistic and electronic structure-level mechanisms of property enhancements.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Ramaswamy, Sriram [2016]
Indian Institute of Science
Citation: For seminal contributions that have elucidated the physics of liquid crystals, colloids, quasicrystals, glasses, and systems driven far from equilibrium, and for pioneering the field of active matter.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Soft Matter

Ramaty, Reuven [1975]
NASA Goddard Space Center
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Ramayya, Akunuri V. [1994]
Vanderbilt University
Citation: For his contributions to the discovery of shape coexistence in nuclei and of multiple structure in the mass 70 and 180 regions far from stability.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Ramberg, E G [1957]
RCA Laboratories
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

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

Ramdas, Anant K [1969]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Rameika, Regina Abby [2001]
Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
Citation: For her crucial role in establishing the first direct evidence for the tau neutrino.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Ramesh, Ramamoorthy [2001]
University of Maryland
Citation: For contributions to the materials physics of superconductivity, ferroelectric and magnetic perovskite oxide thin films and heterostructures.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Ramirez, Arthur Penn [1997]
Bell Laboratories
Citation: For magnetic, thermal, and transport studies of correlated magnetism and superconductivity in low-dimensional and geometrically-frustrated magnets, heavy-fermion metals, fullerenes and colossal-magnetoresistance materials.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Ramirez, Ricardo Leiva [1993]
Pontif Univ Catolica de Chile
Citation: For contributions to the development of physics in Latin American and his extensive research work using numerical methods to simulate condensed matter problems, and for contributions to international communication.
Nominated by: Forum on International Physics

Ramirez-Ruiz, Enrico [2018]
University of California, Santa Cruz
Citation: For contributions to the understanding of transient phenomena such as collisions, mergers, and disruptions of stars with novel computer simulations, and his work supporting promotion and retention of women and underrepresented minorities in science.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Ramprasad, Ramamurthy [2015]
University of Connecticut, Storrs
Citation: For pioneering contributions to the computation-driven rational design of materials, especially polymeric and inorganic dielectric materials and catalysts.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Ramsey, Norman F, Jr. [1940]
University of Illinois
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Ramsey-Musolf, Michael Jeffrey [2000]
University of Connecticut
Citation: For his theoretical work on semileptonic weak interactions, including weak radiative corrections, strangeness contributions, and parity violation, that have helped interpret experiments ranging from atomic scales, through CEBAF energies, to the Z pole.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Rand, Roy E [1975]
Stanford University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rand, Stephen C. [2018]
University of Michigan
Citation: For outstanding contributions to precision optical spectroscopy, laser physics, and the exploration of ultrafast magneto-electric interactions at the molecular level.
Nominated by: Division of Laser Science

Randall, Charles A, Jr. [1959]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Randall, Lisa [2003]
Harvard University
Citation: For contributions to the theory and phenomenology of electroweak symmetry breaking, CP violation, supersymmetry, cosmology, and extra dimensions.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Randeria, Mohit [2007]
Ohio State University
Citation: For seminal theoretical contributions to strongly-correlated superconductors, to the analysis of angle-resolved photoemission spectroscopy, and to the BCS-BEC crossover.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Randrup, Jorgen [1999]
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Citation: For significant theoretical contributions towards the treatment and understanding of the dynamics of nuclear systems over a wide range of energies with particular attention to its basic quantal nature.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Rangacharyulu, Chilakamarri [2017]
University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada
Citation: For worldwide contributions to enhancing diversity and excellence in physics and science, from low-energy nuclear structure physics through subatomic physics at intermediate energies to high energy particle physics.
Nominated by: Forum on International Physics

Ransom, Scott [2015]
National Radio Astronomy Observatory
Citation: For contributions to the study of radio pulsars, including the measurement of pulsar masses that have constrained the equation of state of ultradense matter, the discovery of many millisecond and binary pulsars, and development of key pulsar algorithms.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Rao, Apparao M. [2008]
Clemson University
Citation: For developing methods of synthesizing carbon nanotubes with controlled morphologies, and for elucidating the properties of carbon nanotubes and photopolymerized C60 through Raman spectroscopy.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Rao, B. D. Nageswara [1997]
Indiana University and Purdue University
Citation: For making effective use of high-resolution NMR methods to obtain reliable structural and dynamical characterization of enzyme-bound substrate complexes thereby contributing information critical to understanding the molecular basis of enzyme catalysis.
Nominated by: Division of Biological Physics

Rao, Devulapalli [2010]
University of Massachusetts, Boston
Citation: In recognition of a long record of significant contributions to the nonlinear optics of organic materials and their applications to optical power limiting,
Fourier phase contrast microscopy and medical image processing.
Nominated by: Division of Laser Science

Rao, K Narahari [1966]
Ohio State University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rao, Triveni [2008]
Brookhaven National Laboratory
Citation: For pioneering work on metal photo cathodes for high brightness RF injectors.
Nominated by: Division of Physics of Beams

Raoux, Simon [2013]
IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
Citation: For seminal contributions to the science and technology of phase change materials and phase change random access memory technology that opened up a whole new field of memory technology.
Nominated by: Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics

Rapaport, Dennis Chaim [2001]
Bar-Ilan University
Citation: For innovative contributions to applications, methodology and education in the field of molecular dynamics.
Nominated by: Division of Computational Physics

Rapaport, Jacobo [1978]
University of Ohio
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Raphael, Elie [2015]
ESPCI ParisTech
Citation: For outstanding contributions to the theory of complex fluids, including polymers at interfaces, polyelectrolytes, wetting of thin films, and capillary-gravity waves.
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Rapp, Juergen [2017]
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Citation: For outstanding contributions in the field of power exhaust and plasma material interactions in fusion, and leadership in developing world-class plasma-material interaction facilities.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Rapp, Ralf F. [2014]
Texas A&M University
Citation: For seminal contributions to the study of in-medium properties of strongly interacting particles and their roles in relativistic heavy ion collisions.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Rappaport, Paul [1966]
Sarnoff Corporation
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

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

Rappe, Andrew Marshall [2006]
University of Pennsylvania
Citation: For contributions to electronic structure methodology, understanding mechanisms of chemisorption bonding and energy exchange with surfaces, and for relating chemical identity to material response in ferroelectric oxides.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Rappel, Wouter-Jan [2016]
University of California, San Diego
Citation: For the innovative development and application of nonequilibrium physics methods to living and nonliving systems.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Statistical and Nonlinear Physics

Rasaiah, Jayendran Cumaraswamy [2005]
University of Maine
Citation: For pioneering contributions to fundamental electrolyte theory, the thermodynamics of polarfluids, the transport of ions in polar solvents and water through carbon nanotubes, and studies of water in nonpolar cavities.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Raschke, Markus B. [2013]
University of Colorado
Citation: For contributions to surface and near-field optics involving nanospectroscopy, optical control, thermal near-field spectroscopy, optical nanoantennas and adiabatic nanofocusing in nonlinear and ultrafast nanoimaging.
Nominated by: Division of Laser Science

Rashba, Emmanuel Iosif [1993]
Harvard University
Citation: For contributions to solid state theory: in particular the giant oscillator strength 'Tashba Effect' of bound excitons, the co-existence of free and self-trapped excitons, and the 'de-exciton' in magnetoplasmas.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Rashevsky, N [1945]
University of Chicago
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rashevsky, N. [1931]
Westinghouse Electric and Manufacturing Company
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rasio, Frederic A. [2006]
Northwestern University
Citation: For his broad contributions to theoretical astrophysics, including pioneering work on mergers of relativistic binaries, compact objects in dense star clusters, and extrasolar planets.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Rasmussen, John O [1967]
University of California
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rasmussen, V K, Jr. [1965]
Bartol Research Foundation
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rasotti, Franco [1939]
Laval University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Ratchford, J. Thomas [1999]
George Mason University
Citation: In recognition of his distinguished research on global science and technology policy and his dedication to the advancement of physics through administration and public service both nationally and internationally.
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Ratcliff, Blair Norman [2002]
SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
Citation: For broad contributions to experimental particle physics, especially studies of the B meson system, and for the invention of the DIRC, a novel Cherenkov detector for particle identification.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Ratner, Mark A. [1980]

Citation: Not Provided
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Ratra, Bharat [2002]
Kansas State University
Citation: For his contributions to a range of topics in early Universe cosmology, including the quantum mechanics of inflation and the cosmological constant problem.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Rau, A. Ravi Prakash [1982]
Louisiana State University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Rau, R Ronald [1960]
Brookhaven National Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Raubenheimer, Tor O. [2000]
Stanford Linear Accelerator Center
Citation: For significant contributions to understanding the physics of electron storage rings and linear accelerators and leadership in the design and development of electron-positron linear colliders.
Nominated by: Division of Physics of Beams

Ravenhall, David G [1961]
University of Illinois
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rawitscher, George H. [2016]
University of Connecticut
Citation: For pioneering contributions to the development of the continuum discretized coupled channels method for including the coupling to break-up channels in three-body models of deuteron elastic scattering, break-up and stripping and for his deep studies of the role of nonlocality in the nucleon-nucleus optical potential.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Rax, Jean-Marcel [2007]
Ecole Polytechnique
Citation: For fundamental contributions to the physics of alpha particles and fast electrons in tokamaks, basic plasma physics, and technological plasmas, and for exceptional leadership in plasma physics administration and education.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

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

Rayfield, George W. [1995]
University of Oregon
Citation: For definitive experimental proof for quantized vortex rings in superfluid helium; for high precision studies on phase transitions in monolayers; for extensive studies on the optical and electrical properties of bacteriorhodopsin, and ensuing device applications.
Nominated by: Division of Biological Physics

Raymond, John C. [2009]
Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
Citation: For his outstanding contributions to the understanding of a broad range of astrophysical processes in the solar corona, supernova remnants, X-ray binaries, and other objects.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Razeghi, Manijeh [2004]
Northwestern University
Citation: For her pioneering work on optoelectronic quantum devices including quantum well infrared detectors, quantum cascade lasers, high power lasers, GaN-GaAIN visible and UV emitters and detectors.
Nominated by: Division of Laser Science

Read, Nicholas [1996]
Yale University
Citation: For contributions to the quantum many-body theory of strongly interacting electron systems, particularly to the theory of the Quantum Hall Effect.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Read, T A [1947]
Frankford Arsenal
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Read, W T, Jr. [1953]
Bell Telephone Laboratories
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Reader, Joseph [1984]
National Institute of Standards and Technology
Citation: In recognition of his outstandng research in atomic spectroscopy including extensive original contributions to the data and energy-level interpretation of high-ionization spectra and complex atomic energy-level structures.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Reading, John F [1984]
Texas A&M University
Citation: In recognition of outstanding contributions to the field of atomic physics through theoretical investigations of scattering from bound systems.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Reardon, Paul J. [1991]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For significant contributions to the design, construction, and operation of high energy particle accelerators and experimental plasma devices.
Nominated by: Division of Physics of Beams

Reay, Neville William [1987]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For outstanding leadership in experimental high energy physics. His use of hybrid emulsion technique which utilizes the superb spatial resolution of emulsion and the high speed data organization capability of an electronic particle spectrometer to measure charmed particle lifetimes has resulted in important advances in this field.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Rebka, Glen Anderson, Jr. [1997]
University of Wyoming
Citation: For pioneering contributions to experimental general relativity, nuclear physics with polarized protons and pion double charge exchange.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Reddy, Sanjay K. [2008]
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Citation: For fundamental contributions to our understanding of the roles of strangeness and superfluidity in dense matter, and their effects on neutrino transport in neutron stars and supernovae.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Reddy, Satti Paddi [1982]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Redekopp, Larry George [1987]
Univ of Southern California
Citation: For his contributions to the theory of solitary waves in a wide variety of physical circumstances and to our understanding of the chaotic behavior of nonlinear fluid dynamical systems.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

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

Redfield, David [1965]
Union Carbide Research Institute
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rediker, Robert H [1964]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Redington, Roland Wells [1991]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For leading the team that pioneered the 5-second fan beam computed tomography scanner. He repeated this success with NMR imaging where his group demonstrated imaging and spectroscopy at 1.5 tesla.
Nominated by: Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics

Redish, Edward F [1982]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Redmer, Ronald [2012]
University of Rostock
Citation: For seminal contributions to transport theory in dense plasmas, for first-principles approaches to improving planetary models, and for pioneering work on the theory of Thomson scattering in warm dense matter
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Redner, Sidney [1999]
Boston University
Citation: For contributions to statistical physics as applied to reaction kinetics, transport in random media and polymers.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Statistical and Nonlinear Physics

Redwing, Joan [2012]
Pennsylvania State University
Citation: For key contributions to the mechanistic understanding of materials synthesis by vapor growth, including Si and SiGe nanowires, group-III nitrides and boride-based superconductors.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Reed, Bruce C. [2009]
Alma College
Citation: For his contributions to the history of both the physics and the development of nuclear weapons in the Manhattan Project.
Nominated by: Forum on the History of Physics

Reed, Helen Louise [2003]
Arizona State University
Citation: For her innovative research in boundary-layer stability and receptivity, and her leadership in promoting and communicating fluid dynamics.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Reed, Kennedy J. [1999]
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Citation: For his tireless efforts to promote collaboration in atomic, molecular and optical physics among US, European and African laboratories and for his success in organizing international workshops to showcase these collaborations.
Nominated by: Forum on International Physics

Reed, Mark Arthur [2002]
Yale University
Citation: For pioneering contributions to the investigation of electronic transport in quantum confined heterojunction devices, nanostructures and molecular scale systems.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Reed, William A [1968]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

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

Reeks, Mike [2016]
University of Newcastle
Citation: For seminal contributions to the statistics of particle motion and dispersion in various turbulent flows.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Rees, John Robert [1987]
Stanford University
Citation: For the design, construction and operation of e+e- storage rings, which led to epoch making discoveries in particle physics.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Rees, William [2011]
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Citation: For applying technical expertise and policy knowledge to strengthen the nation's physics enterprise.
Nominated by: Forum on Physics and Society

Reese, Jason [2016]
University of Edinburgh
Citation: For original contributions to multiscale fluid dynamics research, unique work in rarefied gas dynamics, pioneering hybrid modelling, and simulation methods for flows at the micro- and nanoscales.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Regal, Cindy [2016]
University of Colorado, Boulder
Citation: For observation of quantum radiation pressure noise on a macroscopic object, and establishing quantum control over individual neutral atoms.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Regan, Sean [2015]
University of Rochester
Citation: For scientific contributions and leadership in the development and application of x-ray spectroscopy to diagnose plasma conditions, hydrodynamic instabilities and mix in both direct and x-ray driven inertial confinement fusion targets.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Regener, Erich [1951]
Weissunau, Germany
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Register, Leonard F. [2013]
University of Texas
Citation: For contributions to semiconductor device theory, modeling and design.
Nominated by: Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics

Register, Richard A. [2001]
Princeton University
Citation: For insightful experiments relating morphology with properties in polymeric melts and solids, and particularly block copolymers containing crystallizable blocks.
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Rehm, Karl Ernst [1998]
Argonne National Laboratory
Citation: For decisive clarification of the reaction mechanisms in the interaction and fusion of heavy ions and the development of radioactive beams for measurements of importance to explosive nucleosynthesis.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Rehn, Lynn Eduard [1991]
Argonne National Laboratory
Citation: For significant contributions to the fundamental understanding of irradiation effects in solids.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Rehr, John J [2001]
University of Washington
Citation: For developments which led to a quantitative theory and analysis of extended x-ray absorption fine structure.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Reich, Charles William [1964]
Copenhagen, Denmark
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Reich, Daniel [2011]
Johns Hopkins University
Citation: For opening new directions in quantum magnetism, nanomagnetism and biomagnetics through incisive experiments and analysis.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Magnetism

Reich, h J [1945]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Reichhardt, Charles [2011]
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Citation: For seminal work on the dynamics of collectively interacting particles on random or periodic substrates, including superconducting vortices, colloids, electron crystals and Bose-Einstein condensates.
Nominated by: Division of Computational Physics

Reichhardt, Cynthia [2011]
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Citation: For characterization of collective phenomena in driven systems with long-range interactions, including non-equilibrium phase diagrams, avalanches, noise and fractal flow.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Reichl, Linda Elizabeth [2000]
University of Texas, Austin
Citation: For her original contributions to the field of quantum chaos.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Statistical and Nonlinear Physics

Reid, Margaret D [2017]
Swinburne University of Technology
Citation: For fundamental contributions to quantum information and quantum optics, in particular to tests of the Einstein–Podolsky–Rosen (EPR) paradox, EPR steering, optical Bell tests, and quantum squeezing.
Nominated by: Division of Quantum Information

Reid, William Hill [1983]
Indiana University
Citation: For his many significant and lasting contributions to the field of hydrodynamic stability, especially for his development of elegant asymptoic techniques for the analysis of the stability of shear flows.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Reiffel, Leonard [1960]
Armour Research Foundation
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Reiman, Allan [1993]
Princeton University Plasma Physics Laboratory
Citation: For theoretical and computational investigations of nonlinear three-dimonsional magnetohydrodynamics in toroidal magnetic confinement devices and for his theoretical investigations of nonlinear waves.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Reimer, Jeffrey [2010]
University of California, Berkeley
Citation: For the design and analysis of in situ spectroscopic studies of materials and electrochemical processes.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Reina, Laura [2005]
Florida State University
Citation: For contributions to calculations of Higgs production at hadron colliders and rare B decays.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Reine, Marion B. [1996]
Lockheed Martin IR Imag Lockheed Martin
Citation: For technical leadership in the design and development of innovative photoconductive and photovoltaic HgCdTe devices for advanced infrared detectors.
Nominated by: Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics

Reinecke, Thomas L [1982]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Reinhardt, William P. [1980]
University of Washington
Citation: Not Provided
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Reinhold, Carlos O. [2002]
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Citation: For pioneering contributions to the understanding of classical-quantum correspondence in time-dependent interactions of atoms with ions, solids and electromagnetic pulses.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Reining, Lucia [2007]
CNRS, Ecole Polytechnique
Citation: For her fundamental contributions to ab initio computation of spectroscopic properties of solids, employing many-electron Green¿s function and time-dependent density functional approaches.
Nominated by: Division of Computational Physics

Reis, David A. [2012]
SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
Citation: For outstanding contributions to the inauguration and development of the burgeoning field of ultrafast x-ray materials science, and particularly for his pioneering use of synchrotron radiation and x-ray laser radiation as tools to understand structural changes in laser-driven solids.
Nominated by: Division of Laser Science

Reis, Pedro M [2017]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: For contributions to the field of extreme mechanics, including elastic instabilities and geometrical nonlinearities.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Soft Matter

Reisler, Hanna [1996]
University of Soutern California
Citation: For pioneering research on photon-induced processes in gaseous molecules, including photodissociation, unimolecular decomposition, and collision-induced dissociation.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Reisner, John H [1969]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Reiss, Howard R [1973]
Not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Reitz, John R [1971]
Ford Motor Company
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Reitze, David H. [2006]
University of Florida
Citation: For leadership in the applications of lasers to in diverse areas from the detection of gravitational waves to the ultrafast response of matter.
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Remacle, Francoise [2009]
University of Liege
Citation: For studies of systems with a high density of states such as Rydberg systems, quantum dot arrays and peptides, and their utilization in molecular information processing and attoscience.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Remeika, Joseph P [1975]
Bell Laboratories
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Remington, Bruce A. [1995]
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Citation: For exceptionally thorough experiments clearly demonstrating the ablative stabilization of the Rayleigh-Taylor instability in x-ray accelerated targets and for quantitative comparison with theory.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Ren, Fan [2008]
University of Florida
Citation: For contributions to the development of device processing technologies for compound semiconductor devices based on GaAs, InP, ZnO and GaN.
Nominated by: Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics

Ren, Shang-Fen [2001]
Illinois State University
Citation: For her contributions to theoretical understanding of low-dimensional semiconductor systems, especially the vibrational properties in semiconductor superlattices, quantum wires, and quantum dots as well as for her many contributions promoting international physics.
Nominated by: Forum on International Physics

Ren, Zhifeng [2004]
Boston College
Citation: For pioneering contributions to the synthesis of carbon nanotubes and semiconductor nanowires arrays, and of high-quality films enabling investigations of d-wave pairing in high-temperature superconductors.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Renardy, Yuriko [1997]
Virginia Technical Institute
Citation: For her seminal contributions to the fluid dynamics of interfacial instabilities, through the mathematical analysis of viscous, viscoelastic and thermal effects.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Reneker, Darrell H [1970]
National Bureau of Standards
Citation: Also approved by the Division of Condensed Matter Physics.
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Reno, Mary Hall [2010]
University of Iowa
Citation: For important contributions to the physics of neutrino interactions and detection, especially at high energies.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Rentzepis, Peter M [1972]
Bell Laboratories
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Repko, Wayne W. [1990]
Michigan State University
Citation: For contributions to the theory of bound fermion-antifermion systems in QED and QCD, and to the development of the effective-W approximation in collider physics.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Reppy, John D [1972]
Cornell University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

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

Resnick, Robert [1967]
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Resta, Raffaele [2006]
Universita di Trieste, Italy
Citation: For outstanding contributions to the development of theoretical methods for the calculation of dielectric response and electronic polarization and localization in insulators.
Nominated by: Division of Computational Physics

Reucroft, Stephen [2006]
Northeastern University
Citation: For leadership and outstanding contributions to the precision determination of fundamental quantities in particle physics.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Reula, Oscar [2011]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For his contributions to mathematical relativity, in particular the study of hyperbolic and elliptic formulations of the Einstein equations and the positivity of mass.
Nominated by: Division of Gravitational Physics

Rewoldt, Gregory [1996]
Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory
Citation: For his authorship of comprehensive codes for linear toroidal eigenmodes with realistic geometry and kinetic effects and his extensive contributions to the understanding of microinstabilities in tokamaks.
Nominated by: Division of Computational Physics

Rey, Alejandro [2013]
McGill University
Citation: For innovative mathematical modeling of polymers, fibers, liquid crystals, and biological membranes.
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Rey, Ana Maria [2014]
University of Colorado, Boulder
Citation: For her pioneering research on developing fundamental understanding and control of novel quantum systems and finding applications for a wide range of scientific fields including quantum metrology and emerging interface between AMO, condensed matter, and quantum information science.
Nominated by: Topical Group Precision Measurement & Fundamental Constants

Reynolds, C A [1957]
University of Connecticut
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Reynolds, Donald C [1971]
Wright Patterson Air Force Base
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Reynolds, J M [1957]
Louisiana State University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Reynolds, J H [1955]
University of California, Berkeley
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Reynolds, Peter James [1995]
Office of Naval Research
Citation: For his pioneering work on combining the renormalization group method with Monte Carlo simulations in the study of statistical problems, for his contributions to quantum Monte Carlo simulations, and for his service to the physics community through his activities as a Program Officer at the Office of Naval Research.
Nominated by: Division of Computational Physics

Reynolds, Stephen P. [2000]
North Carolina State University
Citation: For contributions to high-energy astrophysics, including modeling relativistic jets in quasars, pulsar-driven supernova remnants, and electron acceleration to synchrotron X-ray emitting energies in young shell supernova remnants, and supporting observations.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Reynolds, William C [1982]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Rez, Peter [2010]
Arizona State University
Citation: For theoretical and computational developments in electron microscopy and electron spectroscopy of materials.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Rezayi, Edward [2007]
California State University
Citation: For fundamental theoretical contributions to the field of the fractional quantum Hall effect.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Reznik, Dmitry [2017]
University of Colorado, Boulder
Citation: For important contributions to the understanding of electron-lattice interactions in correlated electron systems; in particular, investigations of anomalous phonons in copper oxide superconductors, direct observation of dynamic charge stripe spectra, and insights into charge density wave formation.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Rhoades, Clifford Edward, Jr. [1992]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For significant contributions to computational physics, and their wide-ranging application, especially establishing an upper bound on neutron star masses, and developing robust algorithms for computing radiation and fluid flow.
Nominated by: Division of Computational Physics

Rhodin, Thor N [1971]
Cornell University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Rhyne, James J [1975]
National Bureau of Standards
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Riazuddin, R. [2005]
National Center for Physics
Citation: For original and outstanding contributions to theory and phenomenology of strong and eletroweak interactions, especially where an interplay of such interactions is involved and for internationalization of physics in developing countries.
Nominated by: Forum on International Physics

Ribe, Fred Linden [1960]
Los Alamos Science Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Ribner, Herbert Spencer [1966]
University of Toronto
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

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

Rice, David H. [2004]
Cornell University
Citation: For his key role in conception and implementation of pioneering accelerator physics innovations in electrtron-position colliders and storage rings.
Nominated by: Division of Physics of Beams

Rice, John Edward [2006]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: For significant contributions in the areas of spontaneous rotation, momentum and impurity transport, internal transport barrier formation and spectroscopy of medium and high Z impurities in magnetic fusion confinement devices.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Rice, Julia Elizabeth [2001]
IBM Almaden Research Center
Citation: For pioneering the development of efficient algorithms for the analytic derivative method with electron correlation, and for the calculation of frequency dependent polarizabilities with accuracy comparable to experiment.
Nominated by: Division of Computational Physics

Rice, Oscar K [1928]
California Institute of Technology
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rice, Thomas M [1973]
Not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Rich, Arthur [1973]
University of Michigan
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Richard, Hugh [1946]
Wisconsin University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Richards, Paul L [1969]
University of California, Berkeley
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Richards, Peter M [1977]
Sandia National Laboratories
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Richardson, J R [1938]
University of Illinois
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Richardson, John M [1961]
Univerisity of Colorado, Boulder
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Richardson, John M [1960]
National Bureau of Standards
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Richardson, Martin C. [2013]
University of Central Florida
Citation: For the development of high-power CO2, fiber and solid-state lasers, and their application in the study of laser plasmas, laser fusion, EUV light generation, LIBS and sensing.
Nominated by: Division of Laser Science

Richardson, Robert Colemane [1981]
Cornell University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Richman, Jeffrey D. [1996]
University of California, Santa Barbara
Citation: For contributions to our knowledge of B-meson decays, especially the semileptonic decays used to measure the parameters of the quark-mixing matrix.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Richmond, Geraldine L. [1993]
University of Oregon
Citation: For seminal contributions to the understanding of dynamics at interfaces accomplished by innovative applications of nonlinear optical phenomena.
Nominated by: Division of Laser Science

Richter, Achim [2002]
Technische Universitaet Darmstadt, Germany
Citation: For his many contributions to nuclear science -- in particular for the discovery of the scissors mode of elementary magnetic excitation.
Nominated by: Forum on International Physics

Richter, Dieter [1997]
Institute for Solid State Research
Citation: For his incisive neutron spin echo investigations enabling improved understanding of the fundamental influence of molecular weight and temperature on chain dynamics in the melt and glassy states.
Nominated by: Forum on International Physics

Richtmeyer, R D [1946]
Los Alamos Science Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

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

Ride, Sally K. [1994]
University of California, San Diego
Citation: For outstanding contributions to space physics, free electron lasers, space exploration and disarmament policy studies.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Ridenour, Louis N [1941]
University of Pennsylvania
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Riecke, Hermann [2001]
Northwestern University
Citation: For Pioneering work on pattern formation in nonlinear non-equilibrium systems, especially in Taylor-vortex flow, binary-mixture convection, and electro-convection in nematics.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Riedel, Eberhard K. [1983]
University of Washington
Citation: In recognition of his leadership role in advancing our knowledge of phase transitions.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Riedinger, Leo L. [1990]
Univ of Tennessee, Knoxville
Citation: For outstanding contributions to the study of vibrational excitations and high-spin phenomena in deformed nuclei, and for major insights into the interplay of single-particle and collective effects in nuclei.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Riedo, Elisa [2013]
Georgia Institute of Technology
Citation: For atomic force microscopy studies of nanoscale friction, liquid structure and nanotube elasticity, and the invention of thermochemical nanolithography.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Riehle, Fritz [2012]
Physik-Tech Bundesanstalt
Citation: For his pioneering scientific contributions to the optical frequency standards, high resolution spectroscopy, atom interferometry, and ultracold atomic gases and for his leadership role in the international standards community.
Nominated by: Topical Group Precision Measurement & Fundamental Constants

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

Riess, Adam [2011]
Johns Hopkins University
Citation: For his seminal role in the discovery that the expansion of the Universe is speeding up and for his contributions to the study of dark energy and to precision measurements of the Hubble constant.
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Riesz, R R [1934]
Bell Telephone Laboratories
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rigden, John S. [1998]
American Institute of Physics
Citation: In recognition of his distinguished historical research, and his devotion to the advancement of physics through education, administration, and public service.
Nominated by: Forum on the History of Physics

Rigol, Marcos [2015]
Pennsylvania State University
Citation: For studies of quantum states of matter in and out of equilibrium.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Rijssnbeek, Michael [2010]
State University of New York, Stony Brook
Citation: For broad achievements in detector development, innovative physics accomplishments and exceptional mentoring and outreach.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Rikvold, Per Arne [2001]
Florida State University
Citation: For innovative and significant computational studies in statistical and condensed-matter physics, materials science, and electrochemistry, including development of novel algorithms to study the decay of metastable phases of matter.
Nominated by: Division of Computational Physics

Riles, John K. [2009]
University of Michigan
Citation: For his contributions to LIGO through performing efficient searches for continuous wave sources and by leading the drive to ensur the highest quality LIGO data.
Nominated by: Division of Gravitational 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

Riley, Mark Anthony [2000]
Florida State University
Citation: For his many pioneering contributions to the exploration of atomic nuclei at high angular momentum values.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Rimai, Donald S. [1998]
Eastman Kodak Company
Citation: For his contributions in the fields of particle adhesion and electrophotography.
Nominated by: Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics

Rimini, Emanuele [1994]
University of Catania
Citation: For his pioneering contributions to the fields of particle-solid and laser-solid interactions and his leadership in establishing research consortia.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Rimmer, Robert [2007]
Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility
Citation: For advances in the science and technology of RF structures and beam stability in high-current accelerators.
Nominated by: Division of Physics of Beams

Ringo, G R [1957]
Argonne National Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rinzler, Andrew G. [2014]
University of Florida
Citation: For contributions to the understanding of carbon nanotubes and the development of their application.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Riordan, Michael [1999]
Stanford Linear Accelerator Center
Citation: For his contributions to particle physics, the history of particle physics and solid state physics and his outstanding science writing.
Nominated by: Forum on the History of Physics

Ripin, Barrett H. [1980]
US State Dept
Citation: None
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Ripper, Jr, Jose Ellis [1983]
No Company Provided
Citation: For contributions to the field of semiconductor lasers and optical communications.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Riseborough, Peter S. [2012]
Temple University
Citation: For contributions to quantum statistical mechanics of non-linear and non-equilibrium phenomena and correlated electron systems
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Riska, Dan-Olof W. [1994]
Finnish Society of Science and Letters
Citation: For his theoretical studies of the electromagnetic responses of few-body nuclei, including his important contributions to our understanding of meson exchange currents.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Ristinen, Robert A. [1986]
University of Colorado, Boulder
Citation: For fundamental contributions to the development of a variety of nuclear detectors, the PIXE systems of elemental analysis, the study of muonic x-rays, and to nuclear structure through such reactions as (a,xn).
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Ritchie, Jack L [2003]
University of Texas, Austin
Citation: For his contributions to experimental high energy physics, particularly his leadership in the E871 experiment, the most sensitive search available for lepton number violations in K_L decays.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Ritchie, Rufus H [1968]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Ritson, David M [1965]
Stanford University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Ritter, Hans Georg [2000]
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Citation: For his leading role in the discovery of the collective flow of nuclear matter.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Ritter, Rogers Charles [1992]
University of Virginia
Citation: For pioneering many new approaches in the search for gravitational and general relativistic effects, and for his dedication in fostering the growth of the field of precision measurements.
Nominated by: Topical Group Precision Measurement & Fundamental Constants

Ritz, Steven M. [2006]
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Citation: For his leadership role in particle astrophysics, including his major contributions to the design and construction of the Large Area Telescope for the GLAST Mission.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Ritz, Thorsten [2011]
University of California, Irvine
Citation: For illuminating our understanding of photosynthesis and of the role of magnetoreception in magnetonavigation.
Nominated by: Division of Biological Physics

Rivkin, Leonid [2004]
Paul Scherrer Institute
Citation: For his scientific contribution and technical leadership role in the design and construction of accelerators for high energy physics and synchrotron light sources, and for furthering our understanding of beam instabilities.
Nominated by: Division of Physics of Beams

Rizzo, Thomas Ralph [1998]
Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne
Citation: For development and application of double resonance and infrared photodissociation techniques to studying unimolecular reactions and vibrational spectroscopy.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Rizzo, Thomas G. [2013]
Stanford University
Citation: For developing novel frameworks for new physics, for identifying critical experimental tests of such frameworks, and for working closely with experimentalists to carry out such tests and interpret the results.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Robbins, Allen B [1974]
Rutgers University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Robbins, Mark Owen [1999]
Johns Hopkins University
Citation: For his contributions to our understanding of the molecular origins of friction, lubrication, spreading and adhesion.
Nominated by: Division of Computational Physics

Roberson, Charles Wayne [1995]
Office of Naval Research
Citation: In recognition of his seminal contributions to free electron laser beam quality, stellarator focusing of intense beams and outstanding beam plasma experiments.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Roberson, Nathan Russell [1981]
Duke University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Roberts, Arthur [1945]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Roberts, Bradley Lee [1994]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For his expertise in the field of exotic atoms and the study of strangeness -1 hadrons, especially hyperons, which have provided information which is complementary to that obtained from hyperon experiments at CERN and Fermilab.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Roberts, Craig Darrian [2001]
Argonne National Laboratory
Citation: For significant contributions to continuum modeling of QCD for hadron physics, linking both quark-gluon confinement and dynamical chiral symmetry breaking with light meson observables.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Few-Body Systems

Roberts, L D [1954]
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Roberts, R B.T. [1949]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Roberts, Shepard [1957]
General Electric
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Roberts, Winston [2007]
Florida State University
Citation: For significant contributions to hadron physics using models of QCD as well as effective field theories and phenomonological Lagrangians, for the development of polarization observables in photoproduced three-body final states, and for continued service to the nuclear science community.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Robertson, Edward P. [1931]
Princeton University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Robertson, John K. [1921]
Queen's University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Robertson, John [2011]
University of Cambridge
Citation: For outstanding achievements in theoretical understanding of electronic materials including high dielectric constant oxides, diamond-like carbon, carbon nanotubes, and amorphous silicon.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Robertson, Norna [2008]
Stanford University
Citation: For pioneering work in the field of interferometric gravitational wave detection, especially in the domain of the suspension and isolation of the test masses.
Nominated by: Division of Gravitational Physics

Robertson, R.G. Hamesh [1982]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Robertson, Richard E [1972]
Ford Motor Company
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Robertson, Scott H. [2004]
University of Colorado
Citation: For pioneering contributions to our understanding of dusty plasmas, especially for fundamental laboratory experiments on dust charging due to electron and ion currents, and the emission of secondary and photoelectrons.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Robertson, William W [1966]
University of Texas
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Robicheaux, Francis J., Jr. [2001]
Auburn University
Citation: For his theoretical contributions to a better understanding of quantal dynamics in atoms and molecules subject to time-dependent probes: including photoionization, photorecombination, pulsed field ionization, and electron-impact ionization.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Robin, David [2012]
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Citation: For fundamental advances to the understanding and control of the nonlinear beam dynamic behavior of electrons in particle storage rings; including the development of Frequency Map Analysis and Quasi-isochronous Storage Rings
Nominated by: Division of Physics of Beams

Robinett, Richard W [2003]
Pennsylvania State University
Citation: For his contributions to undergraduate education in quantum mechanics, especially in visualization, and for demonstrated excellence in the training and advising of undergraduate physics majors.
Nominated by: Forum on Education

Robinson, C S, Jr. [1949]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Robinson, D M [1950]
High-Voltage Engineering
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Robinson, George W [1968]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Robinson, Howard A [1940]
Armstrong Cork Company
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Robinson, Hugh G [1973]
Duke University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Robinson, Ian Keith [1995]
University of Illinois
Citation: For contributions to the science of surfaces and interfaces studied with X-ray scattering techniques and in particular for increasing our understanding of important Si surfaces and interfaces.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Robinson, Mark Tabor [1968]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Robinson, Robert Alan [1998]
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Citation: For elastic and inelastic neutron scattering studies of magnetic structures.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Robinson, Russell L [1974]
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

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

Robson, Donald [1972]
Florida State University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Robson, Robert Edward [1994]
James Cook University
Citation: For contributions to the fundamental understanding of charged particle transport properties in gases in strong electric fields, through establishment of rigorous theory, accurate numerical techniques and provision of semi-empirical formulas.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Rocca, Jorge Juan [2005]
Colorado State University
Citation: For breakthrough developments in compact soft x-ray lasers and in the applications of these lasers to plasma diagnostics, interferometry and material studies.
Nominated by: Division of Laser Science

Rochlin, Gene I. [1990]
University of California, Berkeley
Citation: For a broad range of studies in technology and society, especially those on nuclear-fuel cycles and related issues of spent-fuel handling and nuclear proliferation, and those on the behavior of institutions in the face of technical issues.
Nominated by: Forum on Physics and Society

Rockmore, Ronald M [1964]
Rutgers University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rockwell, Donald O. [1993]
Lehigh University
Citation: For fundamental contributions to the understanding of vortex flows and their interaction with structures.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Rodberg, Lauren Sidney [1968]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rodebush, Worth Huff [1922]
University of Illinois
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rodgers, Mary T. [2016]
Wayne State University
Citation: For outstanding contributions to quantitative thermodynamic and structural characterization of noncovalent cation-pi interactions, including the DNA i-motif using guided ion beam tandem mass spectrometry and infrared multiple photon dissociation, and for extensive service to the community.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Rodgers, P A [1957]
Lincoln
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rodriguez, George [2014]
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Citation: For his outstanding leadership in the development of ultrafast laser-based and high-speed optical instrumentation and his creative application of these diagnostics to the impactful measurement of materials, systems, and devices.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Instrument and Measurement Science

Rodriguez, Sergio [1969]
Not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Roe, Byron P [1976]
University of Michigan
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Roe, Natalie Ann [2001]
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Citation: For her leadership in the design and construction of the BaBar silicon vertex detector, and her studies of BB mixing, oscillations, and CP violation in B meson decays.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Roe, Ryong-Joon [1980]
No Company Provided
Citation: Not Provided
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Rogers, Barrett [2010]
Dartmouth College
Citation: For fundamental contributions to the understanding of magnetic reconnection and the theory of transport and stability of tokamak plasmas.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Rogers, F T, Jr. [1949]
University of North Carolina
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rogers, Forrest James [2002]
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Citation: For developing the ACTEX equation of state and OPAL opacity models and successfully applying them to important astrophysical and laboratory plasma problems including helioseismology, variable stars, and laser shock experiments.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Rogers, John A. [2006]
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Citation: For contributions to the fields of flexible electronics, optical fiber devices, nanolithography and picosecond ultrasonics.
Nominated by: Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics

Rogers, Marguerite M [1962]
Ridgecrest, California
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rogers, Warren F. [2005]
Westmont College
Citation: For his vision and dedication to undergraduate education and his leadership in initiating and implementing the highly successful Conference Experience for Undergraduates for the Division of Nuclear Physics.
Nominated by: Forum on Education

Rogge, Sven [2016]
University of New South Wales
Citation: For contributions to the understanding and development of solid-state quantum electronics and transport through single dopants in semiconductors.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Rognlien, Thomas Dale [2004]
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Citation: For seminal contributions to the modeling of tokamak edge plasmas and their interaction with bounding surfaces, and to the understanding of heating and transport in collisional and RF-excited plasmas.
Nominated by: Division of Computational Physics

Rogosa, George L [1972]
United States Army Electronics Command
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Rohrlich, Fritz [1957]
University of Iowa
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Roitberg, Adrian [2013]
University of Florida
Citation: For his contribution to the development of advanced sampling techniques in molecular dynamics, and his involvement in new force fields and computer programs to model biomolecular systems.
Nominated by: Division of Biological Physics

Rojansky, Vladimir [1931]
Union College
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rokhinson, Leonid [2016]
Purdue University
Citation: For contributions to the field of mesoscopic semiconductors.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Roland, Charles [2015]
Naval Research Laboratory
Citation: For important experimental contributions and physical insight into the temperature and pressure dependence of the dynamics of polymeric systems.
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Roland, Christopher M. [2012]
North Carolina State University
Citation: For his fundamental contributions to computational materials physics and statistical mechanics, his insights into the understanding of growth phenomena for complex and nanostructured materials, and his ground breaking work on surfaces and interfaces.
Nominated by: Division of Computational Physics

Roland, Gunther M. [2013]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: For his pioneering work on particle correlations in high-energy nuclear interactions, which led to the discovery of triangular flow, and his role in steering the PHOBOS and CMS heavy-ion physics programs.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Rollefson, Ragmar [1945]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Roller, Duane [1931]
University of Oklahoma
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rollins, Roger W. [1999]
Ohio University
Citation: For his excellent reseach in chaos, superconductivity and his outstanding contributions to educational and research software, and dedication and service to the APS through the Ohio Section.
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rolston, Steven Lloyd [1997]
National Institute of Standards & Technology
Citation: For pioneering work applying laser cooling and trapping to the study of optical control of collisions, the quantum motion of atoms in optical lattices, and atomic properties in metastable states.
Nominated by: Division of Laser Science

Romalis, Mikhail V. [2012]
Princeton University
Citation: For seminal contributions to the development of techniques for precision measurement of atomic spin precession and their application to tests of discrete symmetries, tests of Lorentz invariance, and atomic magnetometry
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Roman, Paul [1969]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Rome, James A [1981]
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Plasma 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

Romer, Robert H. [1991]
Amherst College
Citation: For his innovative energy-based physics textbook and other writings on the energy problem, and for his editorial work for the entire physics community.
Nominated by: Forum on Physics and Society

Romero, Aldo H. [2014]
West Virginia University
Citation: For his seminal contributions to open-source electronic structure codes, and the elastic and thermal characterization of semiconductors, metals, and complex nanostructures at ambient and high pressures.
Nominated by: Division of Computational Physics

Rondon-Aramayo, Oscar A. [2018]
University of Virginia
Citation: For pioneering contributions to the study of quark-gluon correlations in nucleons using inelastic scattering of polarized electrons off transverse polarized proton and deuteron targets to measure the nucleon transverse spin asymmetry A2 and the associated structure function gT and its moments.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Hadronic Physics

Roney, J. Michael [2016]
University of Victoria
Citation: For contributions to lepton flavor violation measurements, detailed studies of the tau lepton, precision measurements of the electroweak interaction, and leadership of the BABAR experiment at SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Ronning, Filip [2015]
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Citation: For experimental contributions to understanding strongly correlated electron phenomena, particularly in cuprate and heavy-fermion systems.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Roodman, Aaron [2012]
SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
Citation: For pioneering contributions to the measurements of CP asymmetries and rates of two- and three-body decays of B mesons, especially those involving neutrsal pions and kaons, and the determination of the CKM angles alpha and beta and their constraints on beyond-the-standard-model contributions to heavy-flavor interactions
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

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

Roos, Phillip Grisier [1993]
University of Maryland
Citation: For his contributions to experimental studies and interpretation of intermediate-energy quasifree reactions, such as nucleon and cluster knockout reactions and pion adsorption by nuclei.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Roper, Leon D [1973]
Virginia Polytechnic Institute
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Roquemore, William Melvyn [2004]
Wright Patterson Air Force Base
Citation: For his outstanding contributions to development of laser-based diagnostic techniques, the JP-8+100 jet fuel additive, a revolutionary Trapped Vortex Combustor, and CFD modeling for understanding fundamental combustion and fluid dynamics phenomena.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Rorschach, Harold E, Jr. [1960]
The Rice Institute
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rose, David J [1959]
Bell Telephone Laboratories
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rose, Harvey A. [1998]
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Citation: For seminal contributions to the linear and nonlinear theory of laser induced instabilities in plasmas and the role of Langmuir turbulence in the saturation of these instabilities.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Rose, John L [1936]
New York University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rose, M E [1949]
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rose, Peter H [1967]
High Voltage Energy Corporation
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rosei, Federico [2014]
INRS - Energie et Materiaux
Citation: For his pioneering and innovative work on the physical properties of organic/inorganic surfaces and interfaces and of molecular self-assembly in two dimensions.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Rosen, Gerald [1967]
Drexel University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rosen, Hal Jervis [1990]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For novel optical studies of atmospheric particles and new applications of Raman spectroscopy.
Nominated by: Division of Laser Science

Rosen, Mordecai [1985]
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Rosen, Nathan [1941]
University of North Carolina
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rosen, Philip [1957]
University of Connecticut
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rosen, S Peter [1970]
Purdue University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rosenbaum, Thomas Felix [1994]
California Institute of Technology
Citation: For contributions to the study of disordered systems and correlation phenomena at low temperatures.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Rosenberg, Eli Ira [2006]
Iowa State University
Citation: For his definitive contributions to the first measurements of quark structure of the pion, electronics design for the DELPHI electromagnetic calorimeter, and development of the BaBar on-line software.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Rosenberg, Leonard [1977]
New York University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rosenberg, Leslie J. [1999]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: For his leadership role in beautiful and technically demanding experiments sensitive to dark matter axions, which could account for most of the mass in our galaxy.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Rosenberg, Marlene [2000]
University of California, San Diego
Citation: For pioneering contributions to the theory of dusty plasmas, especially related to strong coupling effects and the role of instabilities.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Rosenblatt, Charles Steven [1996]
Case Western Reserve University
Citation: For his use of intense magnetic and electric fields in the study of liquid crystals and other soft materials.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Rosenblum, Bruce [1967]
RCA Laboratories
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rosenbluth, Marshall [1959]
San Diego, California
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rosencwaig, Allan [1983]
Therma-Wave Inc
Citation: For pioneering work in the development of photoacoustics for solid-state spectroscopy and in the development of thermal-wave physics.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Rosenfeld, Arthur H [1963]
University of California
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rosengren, Anders [2006]
KTH-Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden
Citation: For sustained theoretical work that correctly predicted superconductivity in americium, effects of impurities in high-temperature superconductors, new phases in rare-earth metals, and the critical point for the 3d Ising model.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Rosenkranz, Stephan [2013]
Argonne National Laboratory
Citation: For contributions to the understanding of strongly correlated electron systems using neutron and x-ray scattering.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Rosenstock, Herbert B [1963]
United States Naval Research Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rosenthal, Jenny E [1936]
Columbia University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rosenthal, Michael D. [1999]
Arms Control & Disarmament Agency
Citation: For leadership in the control of the spread of nuclear weapons, combining technical analysis with diplomatic expertise to help the United States achieve the extension of the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty.
Nominated by: Forum on Physics and Society

Rosenzweig, James Benjamin [1998]
University of California, Los Angeles
Citation: For experimental and theoretical work on plasma wakefield acceleration and focusing techniques, and developments in the theory and diagnosis of high brightness, short pulse electron beams.
Nominated by: Division of Physics of Beams

Roser, Thomas [1996]
Brookhaven National Laboratory
Citation: For contributions to the accelerator physics of polarized proton beams, in particular the successful demonstration of the principle of the Partial Siberian Snake.
Nominated by: Division of Physics of Beams

Roshko, Anatol [1980]
California Institute of Technology
Citation: Not Provided
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Rosi, Fred D [1977]
Reynolds Metal Company
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Roskies, Ralph Z. [1993]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For fundamental contributions to theoretical high-energy physics and the promotion of computational physics through the Pittsburgh Supercomputer Center.
Nominated by: Division of Computational Physics

Rosner, Jonathan L. [1980]
University of Chicago
Citation: Not Provided
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

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

Rosner, S. David [2013]
University of Western Ontario
Citation: For the invention of the laser-rf double resonance spectroscopic method, and its application to a broad range of atomic, ionic, and molecular species.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Ross, Alexander D. [1923]
University of Western Australia
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Ross, Caroline Anne [2004]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: For innovative research into the magnetic properties of thin film and nanoscale structures, and for the development of novel lithographic and self-assembly methods for nanostructure fabrication.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Ross, Frances Mary [2001]
IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
Citation: For her pioneering contributions to in-situ studies of materials processes in the electron microscope.
Nominated by: Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics

Ross, Jennifer L. [2018]
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Citation: For significantly advancing understanding of the self-organizational principles of the microtubule cytoskeleton via motor proteins and severing enzymes and how that organization affects intracellular transport. Also, for outstanding service to DBIO and the biophysics community.
Nominated by: Division of Biological Physics

Ross, M H [1957]
Indiana University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Ross, Marc Christopher [1993]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For his measurements and analysis of accelerator and beam properties and for his contributions to the commissioning of the Stanford Linear Collider.
Nominated by: Division of Physics of Beams

Ross, Marvin [1993]
Raytheon Systems Company
Citation: In recognition of important and broad ranging scientific advancements toward understanding of the behavior of matter at high pressures, and for his leadership role in the field of high pressure physics.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Shock Compression of Condensed Matter

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

Rossi, Bruno [1941]
Cornell University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rossing, Thomas D. [2000]
Northern Illinois University
Citation: For four decades of energetic contributions to education in physics throughout the world by developing and promoting the rational approach to sound and light.
Nominated by: Forum on Education

Rossky, Peter Jacob [1994]
University of Texas, Austin
Citation: For the innovative development of classical and quantum approaches to the study of liquids and their effective application to the elucidation of the molecular basis for experimentally observed solution behavior.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Rost, Ernest S [1972]
University of Colorado
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Rost, Jan [2007]
Max Planck Institute
Citation: For seminal investigations of correlated doubly excited states, threshold fragmentation in few-body Coulombic systems and small clusters, pendular states of linear molecules, and for elucidating the role of correlation and relaxation in ultracold plasmas and Rydberg gases.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Rostoker, Norman [1962]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rotblat, Joseph [1995]
PUGWASH
Citation: For forty years of dedicated effort to alert the world to the dangers of nuclear weapons and to bring together scientists and citizens of many nations in this endeavor.
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rotenberg, Eli [2008]
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Citation: For outstanding contributions to the understanding of quantum electronic properties of nanophase and reduced dimensionality systems by creative applications of angle-resolved photoemission spectroscopy.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Rotenberg, Manuel [1973]
University of California, San Diego
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Roth, Bradley J. [2006]
Oakland University
Citation: For his theoretical and numerical studies of bioelectric and biomagnetic phenomena, especially for his contributions to the bidomain model of the heart.
Nominated by: Division of Biological Physics

Roth, Laura M [1967]
Tufts University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Roth, Markus [2013]
Tech University Darmstadt
Citation: For outstanding experimental contributions in laser-produced proton and deuterium beams, and their application to fast ignition and neutron beam generation.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Rothberg, Lewis Josiah [1996]
AT&T Bell Laboratories
Citation: For pioneering work furthering applications and manufacturing approaches of organic electronics through fundamental understanding of organic photophysics and transport.
Nominated by: Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics

Rothe, Erhard W. [1980]
Wayne State University
Citation: Not Provided
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Rothman, Daniel H. [2012]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: For imaginative and insightful studies of the complexity of the natural environment, including problems of flow through porous media, geologic pattern formation, and the dynamics of Earth's carbon cycle, and for the development of discrete models of immiscible fluid mixtures
Nominated by: Topical Group on Statistical and Nonlinear Physics

Rothschild, Kenneth J. [1990]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For leadership in application of Raman- and infrared-spectroscopic techniques to biomembrane systems.
Nominated by: Division of Biological Physics

Rothschild, Richard Eiseman [1995]
University of California, San Diego
Citation: For his seminal work in determining the spectra and time variations of cosmic X-ray sources, and for his innovative development of instrumentation for these studies.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Rothstein, Ira Z. [2008]
Carnegie Mellon University
Citation: For contributions to the development of modern effective field theories, and applications to flavor physics, quarkonia and gravitational waves.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Rott, Nicholas [1981]
ETH Zurich
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Roukes, Michael Lee [1999]
California Institute of Technology
Citation: For studies at low temperature of electronic, mechanical, and thermal phenomena on the nanometer scale.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Roulston, K I [1951]
Manitoba University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rouse, Carl Albert [1968]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Also approved by the Division of Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Rousseau, Denis L [1979]
Bell Laboratories
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Rowan, Sheila [2012]
University of Glasgow
Citation: For her pioneering research in the field of interferometric gravitational wave detection in the area of reducing the effects of thermal noise in optics and suspensions, and for her leadership within this field
Nominated by: Division of Gravitational Physics

Rowberg, Richard [2010]
National Academy of Sciences
Citation: For many contributions to the incorporation of technical insight into government decisions through his many advisory roles to the Congress on science and technology policy.
Nominated by: Forum on Physics and Society

Rowe, Jack Edward [1984]
No company provided
Citation: For his contributions to surface spectroscopy, especially for studies of intrinsic surface states and absorbed gases using photoemission with synchrotron radiation and Raman scattering.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Rowe, John M. [1992]
National Institute of Standards and Technology
Citation: For his contributions to the study of liquids, plastic crystals, and metal hydrides, and for his role in the development of neutron scattering instrumentation.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Rowell, John M [1969]
Bell Telephone Laboratories
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rowland, F. Sherwood [1991]
University of California, Irvine
Citation: For experimental work and theoretical modeling of chemical reactions in the upper atmosphere.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Rowland, Theodore [1980]
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Citation: Not Provided
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Rowley, Clancy [2018]
Princeton University
Citation: For inventive and rigorous analysis and model reduction of fluid systems.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Rowson, Peter C. [2014]
Stanford University
Citation: For his leading role in precision electroweak measurements in the SLD detector at the Stanford Linear Collider.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Roy, Probir [1995]
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Citation: For his many original contributions to Particle Physics and specifically for the exclusion of a light gravitino on the basis of sound theoretical arguments.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Roy, Radha R [1965]
Arizona State University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Roy, Rajarshi [2000]
University of Maryland
Citation: For pioneering studies of nonlinear dynamics and noise in optical devices.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Statistical and Nonlinear 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

Rozmus, Wojciech [2000]
University of Alberta
Citation: For his outstanding research in the theory and modeling of laser-plasma ICF relevant interactions, in particular in non-local transport, strongly-coupled plasmas, and nonlinear interactions between laser-plasma instabilities.
Nominated by: Forum on International Physics

Ruark, Arthur E. [1928]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rubin, David L. [1999]
Cornell University
Citation: For sustained guidance and leadership of the accelerator group at CESR, the Cornell Electron Storage Ring, and in achieving world record luminosities in a colliding beam machine.
Nominated by: Division of Physics of Beams

Rubin, Lawrence G [1972]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rubinstein, Michael [2000]
University of North Carolina
Citation: For outstanding contributions to polymer theory, especially in understanding entangled polymer dynamics, charged macromolecules, and permanent and reversible polymer networks.
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Rubinstein, Roy [1998]
Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
Citation: For his leadership on behalf of Fermilab, US physics organizations and international physics organizations to strengthen collaboration among physicists of the world.
Nominated by: Forum on International Physics

Rubio, Angel [2004]
Universidad del Pais Vasco, Spain
Citation: For his original contributions to the theory and the computational modeling of the electronic properties of solids, clusters and nanostructures, especially their response to external electromagnetic fields.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Rubloff, Gary Wayne [1986]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For pioneering applications of surface electron spectroscopies and optical techniques to understand chemical reactions and properties of interfaces and surfaces, particularly silicon interfaces.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Ruchti, Randal Charles [2001]
University of Notre Dame
Citation: For providing forefront directed research experiences as a co-founder of QuarkNet for high school teachers in particle physics.
Nominated by: Forum on Education

Ruckenstein, Andrei [2010]
Boston University
Citation: For advances in the theory of Bose condensation and collective effects in atomic gases, the Hubbard and non-Fermi liquid impurity models, and high-temperature superconductivity.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Rudaz, Serge [1995]
University of Minnesota
Citation: For original and influential contributions to the phenomenology of heavy quarks, supersymmetry and grand unification, and particle astrophysics.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Rudd, M Eugene [1969]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Rudd, Robert E. [2014]
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Citation: For seminal contributions to multiscale modeling of materials physics and science in support of national security.
Nominated by: Division of Computational Physics

Ruderman, M A [1955]
University of California, Berkeley
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rudinger, George [1963]
Buffalo, New York
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rudnick, Philip [1941]
Vanderbilt University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rudnick, Philip [1942]
Vanderbilt University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rudolf, Petra [2010]
Zernike Institute for Advanced Materials
Citation: For explorations of fullerenes, nanotubes, graphite, and graphene, as well as light-driven synthetic molecular motors.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Rudowicz, Czeslaw Zygmunt [2004]
City University of Hong Kong
Citation: For his significant contributions to optical and EMR spectroscopy of transition ions and for outstanding leadership in promoting international meetings and collaborations as Founder and President of the Asia-Pacific EPR/ESR Society.
Nominated by: Forum on International Physics

Ruedenberg, Klaus [1962]
Johns Hopkins University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Ruedy, Richard [1931]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Ruffini, Remo [1975]
Institute for Advanced Study
Citation: Also approved by the Division for Particles and Fields.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Rugar, Daniel [2006]
IBM Research Division
Citation: For his development of ultrasensitive force detection techniques and their application to atomic, magnetic and magnetic resonance force microscopies, including single electron spin detection.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Ruggiero, Alessandro G. [1998]
Brookhaven National Laboratory
Citation: For contributions to accelerator theory, including instabilities and nonlinear dynamics; to accelerator complex designs notably the Antiproton Source and the Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider; and to accelerator architecture investigation of Spallation Neutron Sources.
Nominated by: Division of Physics of Beams

Ruhl, John [2005]
Case Western Reserve University
Citation: For his fundamental experimental contributions to the study of the cosmic microwave background radiation.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Ruiz, Ricardo [2016]
Western Digital Corporation
Citation: For outstanding contributions to the fundamental understanding of directed self-assembly of block copolymer films.
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Rumbaugh, Lynn H [1939]
University of Minnesota
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Rumble, John [2015]
R&R Data Services
Citation: For leadership in developing systems that organize and provide ready access to the high quality scientific and technical data needed for the design, performance prediction, and analysis of industrial products.
Nominated by: Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics

Rundle, John Belting [2004]
University of California
Citation: For innovative research and fundamental discoveries in the physics of driven nonlinear threshold systems, especially earthquake fault systems, revealed by computational simulations coupled with analysis using statistical physics.
Nominated by: Division of Computational Physics

Runt, James Patrick [2005]
Pennsylvania State University
Citation: For his dielectric spectroscopy and X-ray scattering work on crystalline polymers and polymer blends.
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Ruoff, Arthur L [1972]
Cornell University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Ruoff, Rodney [2011]
Northwestern University
Citation: For comprehensive contributions to the science and physics of fullerenes, nanotubes, and graphene, including novel methods of synthesis, detailed characterization, and measurement of physical properties.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Rusack, Roger [2015]
University of Minnesota - Minneapolis
Citation: For leadership in the development of advanced photodetector systems used in the Higgs boson discovery and realization and exploitation of the electromagnetic calorimeter of the CMS experiment.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Rusak, Zvi [2016]
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Citation: For seminal contributions to the theoretical understanding of vortex flow stability and the vortex breakdown phenomenon, and for insightful analytical studies of viscous flow dynamics, transonic flows, and aerodynamics of airfoils.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Rush, John Joseph [1994]
National Institute of Standards; Technology
Citation: For contributions to the understanding of the structure and dynamics of hydrogen in metals.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Rusk, Rogers D [1938]
Mount Holyoke College
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Russek, Arnold [1960]
University of Connecticut
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Russek, Stephen E. [2014]
National Institute of Standards and Technology
Citation: For pioneering efforts in high frequency spintronics devices, novel magnetic resonance measurements, and quantitative magnetic resonance imaging.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Magnetism

Russell, David A. [1980]
Lodestar Res Corp
Citation: Not Provided
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Russell, H W [1950]
Battelle Memorial Institute
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Russell, John J. [1994]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For his conception and development of the Local Physics Alliance programs leading to the establishment of nearly 100 alliances if high school and college physics teachers and his service to the science education programs of the APSA,AIP and AAPT.
Nominated by: Forum on Education

Russell, Thomas P. [1990]
University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Citation: For the application of small-angle scattering and reflectivity techniques to the study of the morphology of interfaces, polymer blends, and block copolymers.
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Rustgi, Moti L [1963]
University of Southern California
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Ruth, Ronald Don [1992]
SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
Citation: For key contributions to accelerator physics in areas including collective instabilities, nonlinear dynamics, polarized beams, and plasma acceleration, and for contributions towards the conceptual design of a next linear collider.
Nominated by: Division of Physics of Beams

Rutherford, Paul H [1976]
Plasma Physics Lab
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Rutledge, Gregory Charles [2005]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: For the development and application of theoretical, modeling, and experimental methods to develop quantitative relationships between the chemical architecture and the materials properties of macromolecules.
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Ruzic, David N. [2014]
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Citation: For major contributions toward the use of lithium as a plasma facing component for fusion applications and understanding of plasma-material interactions through innovative experiments.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Ryan, James [2008]
University of New Hampshire
Citation: For his scientific discoveries with the COMPTEL instrument on the Compton Observatory and for his great service to the APS Division of Astrophysics.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics

Rykaczewski, Krzysztof [2007]
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Citation: For his many pioneering achievements in studies of radioactive nuclei.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Rynn, Nathan [1968]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Ryu, William [2017]
University of Toronto
Citation: For establishing and advancing the field of the physics of behavior of microorganisms.
Nominated by: Division of Biological Physics

Ryutov, Dmitri D. [1998]
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Citation: For his long-continued contributions to the diverse areas of fusion plasma and astrophysical research, in a career characterized by exceptional analytical skills and innovative ideas.
Nominated by: Forum on International Physics

Ryzhii, Victor [2004]
The University of Aizu
Citation: For contributions to the physics of quantum electronic devices.
Nominated by: Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics

Rzazewski, Kazimierz [1998]
Polish Academy of Sciences
Citation: For creative application of the methods of quantum optics to frontier problems of strong-field and atomic physics.
Nominated by: Division of Laser Science