APS Fellow Archive

The APS Fellow Archive contains records of many APS Fellows from 1921 to the present. Please note some Fellows may not be displayed or may display with limited information.

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Joseph T. C. Liu [1984]
Brown University
Citation: For original and significant theoretical contributions in integrating and concepts of large scale turbulent structure into quantitative calculations of developing shear flows and their noise production.
Nominated by: DFD

Ronald E. Taam [1994]
Northwestern University
Citation: For pioneering work in the theoretical study of high energy transients, especially the thermonuclear model for x-ray bursts, and for advances in our understanding of binary x-ray sources.
Nominated by: DAP

Craig Taatjes [2010]
Sandia National Laboratories
Citation: For his contributions to experimental gas-phase chemical kinetics, particularly for its application to combustion chemistry.
Nominated by: DCP

Max Tabak [1997]
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Citation: For his exceptionally inventive and broad contributions to the fields of laser and particle driven inertial fusion, and in particular for being the principal inventor of the fast ignitor concept.
Nominated by: DPP

Frank Tabakin [1991]
University of Pittsburgh
Citation: For his continuing contributions to the theories of the nucleon-nucleon interaction, nuclear matter, pion-nucleus scattering, and electromagnetic production of mesons. For innovation of novel momentum space methods.
Nominated by: DNP

Ignacio Taboada [2018]
Georgia Institute of Technology
Citation: For advancing the study of transient sources of very-high-energy gamma rays and neutrinos with the High-Altitude Water Cherenkov Observatory and the IceCube neutrino observatory.
Nominated by: DAP

Samuel Tabor [2008]
Florida State University
Citation: For pioneering and sustained contributions to the understanding of the structure of f-p-g shell nuclei and pioneering measurements elucidating the effects of neutron excess on nuclear shell structure near N=16.
Nominated by: DNP

Peter Taborek [1999]
University of California, Irvine
Citation: For experiments on the thermodynamics and kinetics of wetting.
Nominated by: DCMP

Horace D Taft [1967]
Yale University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Charles Tahan [2015]
Lab for Physical Sciences
Citation: For important contributions to the field of quantum information science, including theoretical work advancing the experimental development of silicon quantum computers and proposing new quantum devices in the solid state.
Nominated by: DQI

Raza Tahir-Kheli [2007]
Temple University
Citation: Distinguished for his contributions over a long research career to the theory of condensed matter, particularly in the fields of magnetism in perfect and disordered materials and of correlated atomic diffusion.
Nominated by: DCMP

Louis Taillefer [2002]
University of Toronto
Citation: For pioneering experimental studies of magneto- and thermal transport in heavy fermion and high Tc superconductors.
Nominated by: DCMP

Timothy M.P. Tait [2013]
University of California, Irvine
Citation: For seminal contributions to studies of theories beyond the Standard Model and for pioneering work at the interface of particle physics and astrophysics, developing connections between the physics of the colliders and dark matter detection.
Nominated by: DPF

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

Hideaki Takabe [2000]
Osaka University
Citation: For his theoretical and numerical investigations leading to the universally used ablation-front Rayleigh-Taylor despersion curve, and his visionary role in shepherding the emerging field of laser-astrophysics.
Nominated by: GPAP

Hidenori Takagi [2010]
University of Tokyo
Citation: For outstanding contributions to the exploration of the physics and materials science of strongly correlated transition metal oxides.
Nominated by: DMP

Atsushi Takahara [2014]
Kyushu University
Citation: For developing new insights into the surface dynamics and glassy behavior of polymer thin films, development of charged side-chains polyelectrolyte brushes and polymer nanohybrids from aluminosilicate nanotubes.
Nominated by: DPOLY

Yoshiro Takahashi [2011]
Kyoto University
Citation: For the creation of first two-electron Bose-Einstein condensate and significant contributions to the physics of ultracold degenerate Bose-Fermi mixtures.
Nominated by: DAMOP

Michio Takami [2000]
University of Electro-Communications
Citation: For the first demonstration of optically detected MW-IR double resonance and his beautiful and innovative uses of lasers in the spectroscopy of atoms, molecules, and van der Waals molecules in free jets and in bulk liquid helium.
Nominated by: FIP

Kunio Takayanagi [2003]
Tokyo Institute of Technology
Citation: For discovering and elucidating the structure of multi-shell magic number 7 radii, helical gold wires and for his contributions to our understanding of the Si(111)7x7 surface.
Nominated by: DCMP

Ichiro Takeuchi [2010]
University of Maryland
Citation: For pioneering contributions to the creation of novel classes of materials using combinatorial synthesis and probing their properties using novel probes.
Nominated by: FIAP

Noboru Takeuchi [2016]
Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico
Citation: For research on metallic and semiconductor surfaces and their modification with the deposit of atoms and molecules, and for work in the communication and teaching of physics in Latin America, with special attention to indigenous communities.
Nominated by: FIP

Wilard L Talbert [1972]
Iowa State University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: DNP

Lawrence Talbot [1982]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: DFD

Albert A Talin [2017]
Sandia National Laboratories
Citation: For the discovery of new electronic transport phenomena, materials, and devices.
Nominated by: FIAP

Peter W. Talkner [2009]
University of Augsburg
Citation: For his seminal contributions to reaction rate theory; the theory of noise-assisted escape and nonlinear dynamics far from equilibrium, as well as for his elaboration and clarification of fundamental questions in statistical mechanics.
Nominated by: DCP

Robert M Talley [1959]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Richard Michael Talman [1992]
Cornell University
Citation: For contributions to particle physics, including vector meson photoproduction, and to accelerator science, especially beam-beam interactions and orbit simulations.
Nominated by: DPB

Igal Talmi [1972]
Weizmann Institute of Science
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: DNP

Teruo Tamano [1984]
No company provided
Citation: For significant contributions to the understanding of fundamental transport processes in toroidal plasmas and scientific leadership on reversed field pinch experiments.
Nominated by: DPP

Maria C. Tamargo [2000]
City College of New York
Citation: For significant original contributions to the development and understanding of the growth and properties of novel semiconductor materials and heterostructures, in particular, in the field of wide bandgap II-VI compounds.
Nominated by: DMP

Michael Alan Tamor [2000]
Ford Motor Company
Citation: For the application of physics in the automotive industry, in particular development of diamond-like hard coatings and hybrid electric vehicle energy management simulation tools.
Nominated by: FIAP

Stephen Tamor [1965]
General Electric Research Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Taro Tamura [1968]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: DPP

Shina Tan [2015]
Georgia Institute of Technology
Citation: For the derivation of fundamental relations for ultracold atomic gases with two-body short-range interactions and the study of ultracold few-body systems.
Nominated by: GFB

Hirohisa Tanaka [2015]
University of British Columbia
Citation: For contributions in experimental neutrino physics, particularly for work leading to observation of neutrino oscillations in the T2K experiment and to searches for neutrino oscillations in the Mini-BooNe experiment.
Nominated by: DPF

Katsumi Tanaka [1966]
Ohio State University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Kazuo A Tanaka [2003]
Osaka University
Citation: For outstanding experimental contributions to high energy density plasma physics in the areas of laser-plasma interactions, equation of state, cryogenic implosions, and fast ignition.
Nominated by: DPP

Keiji Tanaka [2018]
Kyushu University
Citation: For developing innovative methods that significantly enhance our understanding of the conformation, structure and relaxations of polymers confined to thin films and their interfaces with solid substrates, liquids, and other environments.
Nominated by: DPOLY

Toyoichi Tanaka [1992]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For contributions to the understanding of phase transitions in gels.
Nominated by: DCMP

Yoshio Tanaka [1976]
Air Force Cambridge Research Laboratories
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: DCP

Makariy A. Tanatar [2013]
Iowa State University
Citation: For studies of the superconducting and normal states of unconventional superconductors using directional charge and heat transport measurements.
Nominated by: DCMP

Peter Charles Tandy [1996]
Kent State University
Citation: For significant contributions to the study of composite particles in nuclear and particle physics.
Nominated by: GFB

Morris Tanenbaum [1962]
Bell Telephone Laboratories
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Cha-Mei Tang [1990]
Creatv MicroTech Inc
Citation: For pioneering work in the development of computer models and codes for understanding the physics of free electron lasers, quasioptical gyrotrons, and laser plasma accelerators.
Nominated by: DPP

Chao Tang [1997]
NEC Research Institute
Citation: For his pioneering contributions to the theory of Self-Organized Criticality, and many other original contributions in statistical and nonlinear physics.
Nominated by: GSNP

Ching W. Tang [1998]
Eastman Kodak Company
Citation: For his pioneering work in organic light emitting diodes.
Nominated by: FIAP

Chung L Tang [1975]
Cornell University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Jau Tang [2010]
Academia Sinica
Citation: For his contributions in elucidating the structure and  the radical-pair mechanism of photosynthetic systems, photoinduced charge transfer and blinking in single nanocrystals, as well as in developing multi-quantum NMR and linear prediction filtering techniques, and for his work on nonblinking and less toxic nanostructures for biophotonics.
Nominated by: DBIO

Jay X. Tang [2016]
Brown University
Citation: For applying polyelectrolyte theories to lateral association and aggregation of protein filaments and filamentous viruses, and for his research in bacterial motility, adhesion, and statistical properties of flagella motor switches.
Nominated by: DBIO

Kwong Tin Tang [2006]
Pacific Lutheran University
Citation: For seminal theoretical contributions to our understanding of intermolecular forces, which govern the properties of gases, most liquids and insulator solids.
Nominated by: DAMOP

Lei-Han Tang [2010]
Hong Kong Baptist University
Citation: For his pioneering contributions to statistical physics, especially in equilibrium and non-equilibrium critical phenomena and soft matter.
Nominated by: GSNP

Xiao Tang [2016]
National Institute of Standards and Technology
Citation: For outstanding contributions in optical technologies and systems, with application to quantum communications, spectrometry, and digital preservation.
Nominated by: DQI

Xinfeng Tang [2015]
Wuhan University of Technology
Citation: For pioneering studies of the synthesis, processing, characterization, and understanding of thermoelectric materials, and for contributions to their use in industrial applications.
Nominated by: FIAP

Minas Tanielian [2012]
Boeing Company
Citation: For ground breaking advancements in the application of condensed matter physics to electronics communications in the aerospace industry, as well as nanotechnology research with global significance
Nominated by: FIAP

Isao Tanihata [1993]
TRIUMF
Citation: For pioneering contributions to the fields of nuclear structure physics at the neutron drip line, radioactive nuclear beams, and heavy-ion reactions.
Nominated by: DNP

Yoshitaka Tanimura [2014]
Kyoto University
Citation: For his seminal contributions to the theoretical and computational studies of quantum dissipative dynamics using a hierarchial non-Markovian non-perturbative approach and for pioneering the field of coherent multi-dimensional optical spectroscopy of electronic and nuclear motions in molecules.
Nominated by: DCP

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

David W. Tank [1990]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For his seminal contributions to neutral network concepts, molecular mobility, and spacially resolved second-messenger dynamics of brain signaling, and single-channel recording in biomembrane channels.
Nominated by: DBIO

Benn Tannenbaum [2015]
Sandia National Laboratory
Citation: For outstanding contributions to international peace and security by addressing nuclear arms control, nonproliferation, and terrorism; and for mentoring young scientists and educating students to bring science to bear on societal challenges.
Nominated by: FPS

Peter E Tannenwald [1966]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology Lincoln Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Carol Elizabeth Tanner [2002]
University of Notre Dame
Citation: For her contributions to the understanding of atomic structure through precision measurements of atomic lifetimes and transition amplitudes.
Nominated by: GPMFC

David B. Tanner [1989]
University of Florida
Citation: For studies of the basic infrared properties of new materials.
Nominated by: DCMP

Kandice Tanner PhD [2020]
National Cancer Institute
Citation: For seminal contributions to the physics of cancer, with fluorescence and single molecule methods in 3D tissue culture and live animal imaging.
Nominated by: DBIO

Sami G. Tantawi [2005]
SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
Citation: For his contributions to the theory and technology of the production and distribution of high power rf, including the development of highly over-moded rf components, multi-mode delay lines, and active switches.
Nominated by: DPB

NJ Tao [2010]
Arizona State University
Citation: For pioneering and innovative contribution to the science and technology of molecular and nanoelectronics, electrochemical based nanofabrications, and chemical sensors.
Nominated by: FIAP

Rongjia Tao [2004]
Temple University
Citation: For fundamental contributions to the development of electrorheological and magnetorheological fluids and pioneering contributions to the discovery of a new property of superconductors - electric-field induced formation of superconducting balls.
Nominated by: DCMP

G F Tape [1946]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Gregory Tarle [1997]
University of Michigan
Citation: For his innovative work in measuring the antimatter content of cosmic rays and other important research that spans the boundaries of astrophysics, elementary particle physics and nuclear physics.
Nominated by: DAP

Curtis Bruce Tarter [1997]
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Citation: For his pioneering research on the physics of photo-ionized plasmas near astrophysical and laboratory x-ray sources and for his leadership of the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, maintaining the highest scientific integrity for this major US institution in a time of intense change.
Nominated by: DAP

Craig M Tarver [2004]
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Citation: In recognition of his contributions to shockwave physics and in particular his development and implementation of the Ignition and Growth model for reactions in energetic materials and the non-Equilibrium ZND theory for detonating energetic materials.
Nominated by: GSCCM

Richard Taschek [1946]
Los Alamos Science Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Xerxes Ramyar Tata [2001]
University of Hawaii
Citation: For seminal contributions in elucidation for experimental implications of weak scale supersymmetry and to strategies for searches for new physics at high energy colliders.
Nominated by: DPF

John A. Tataronis [1989]
Not available
Citation: For seminal contributions to the theory of propagation and heating by Alfven and other waves in magnetized plasmas.
Nominated by: DPP

Janet Tate [2015]
Oregon State University
Citation: For contributions to structural, transport, and optical properties of a wide variety of electronic and superconducting materials.
Nominated by: DCMP

Abraham H Taub [1941]
University of Washington
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Haskell Joseph Taub [1995]
University of Missouri, Columbia
Citation: For his studies of the structure and dynamics of adsorbed monolayer and multilayer films, with particular focus on the influence of dimensionality and molecular shape on melting and crystal growth.
Nominated by: DCMP

Uwe C. Tauber [2013]
Virginia Technical Institute
Citation: For seminal and sustained contributions to the understanding of non-equilibrium, universal properties of reaction diffusion processes and driven diffusive systems, with applications in materials science and biological systems.
Nominated by: GSNP

Jan Tauc [1975]
Brown University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: DCMP

Stavros Tavoularis [2007]
University of Ottawa
Citation: For contributions to turbulence, turbulent mixing, vortex dynamics, aerodynamics, thermo-hydraulics, bio-fluid dynamics, and design of flow apparatus and instrumentation. Also, for contributions to education in fluid dynamics and for promoting international collaboration and understanding.
Nominated by: DFD

A Taylor [1947]
Mond Nickel Company
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Antoinette Jane Taylor [2001]
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Citation: For pioneering developments of ultrafast optoelectric techniques and their use in understanding dynamical processes in electronic materials and devices.
Nominated by: DLS

Barry N Taylor [1972]
National Bureau of Standards
Citation: Also approved by the Division of Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics, and the Division of Particles and Fields.
Nominated by: DCMP

Beverley Taylor [1999]
Miami University
Citation: For designing educational materials used effectively by K-12 science teachers, and particularly for developing and publicizing the physics of toys.
Nominated by: FED

Cyrus Cooper Taylor [2002]
Case Western Reserve University
Citation: For providing a new paradigm for graduate education in Physics through the creation of an innovative Physics Entrepreneurship Master's Program.
Nominated by: FED

Harry William Taylor [1969]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Howard S Taylor [1981]
University of Southern California, Los Angeles
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: DAMOP

Hugh S. Taylor [1929]
Princeton University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Jacob Taylor [2017]
National Institute of Standards and Technology
Citation: For wide ranging contributions in using quantum properties of light and matter towards developing applications ranging from extreme sensitivity sensors and transducers to quantum information processing.
Nominated by: DAMOP

James W. Taylor [2017]
American Physical Society
Citation: In recognition of distinguished and committed service to APS and its leadership, and for his essential role in making Corporate Reform a reality and continually striving for organizational excellence.
Nominated by:

John B. Taylor [1931]
General Electric Company
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

John Bryan Taylor [1984]
No company provided
Citation: For fundamental contributions to the theory of plasma confinement in open and closed magnetic configurations.
Nominated by: DPP

John Joseph Taylor [1996]
Electric Power Research Institute (retired)
Citation: For leadership in developing safer reactors, especially the concept of small, passive designs; and for contributions to disposition of plutonium from dismantled nuclear weapons.
Nominated by: FPS

Joseph Hooton Taylor [1985]
Not available
Citation: For his brilliant work on the measurements of general relativistic effects in binary pulsars.
Nominated by: DAP

Kenneth Thomas Andrew Taylor [2006]
Queen's University, Northern Ireland
Citation: For pioneering theoretical and computational studies of photon interactions with atoms and molecules, from the weak-field through strong-field regime.
Nominated by: DAMOP

Lauriston S Taylor [1934]
Bureau of Standards
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Philip Craig Taylor [1982]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: DCMP

Philip L Taylor [1982]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: DPOLY

Richard Edward Taylor [1986]
Stanford University
Citation: For fundamental experiments in inelastic electron-proton scattering.
Nominated by: DPF

Robert J. Taylor [1980]

Citation: None
Nominated by: DPP

Tomasz R. Taylor [2009]
Northeastern University
Citation: For his pioneering work on scattering amplitudes in gauge theories and for outstanding contributions to supersymmetric theories of elementary particles and strings.
Nominated by: DPF

Tony Stephen Taylor [1994]
General Atomics
Citation: For leadership and fundamental contributions in high beta plasma research through extensive investigations of profile and shaping effects on the stability of tokamak plasmas.
Nominated by: DPP

Oleg V Tchernyshyov [2019]
Johns Hopkins University
Citation: For seminal advances in magnetic solitons and the development of collective coordinate formalism of dynamics of magnetic solitons for ferromagnetic thin wires, skyrmion crystals and extended domain walls.
Nominated by: GMAG

Suzanne Te Velthuis [2014]
Argonne National Laboratory
Citation: For contributions to the understanding of magnetic heterostructures utilizing polarized neutron reflectivity.
Nominated by: DCMP

Dale T Teaney [1964]
IBM
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

James D Tear [1931]
General Electric Company
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Paul M Tedrow [1978]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: DCMP

Kenneth J Teegarden [1969]
University of Rochester
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Max Tegmark [2012]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: For his contributions to cosmology, including precision measurements from cosmic microwave background and galaxy clustering data, tests of inflation and gravitation theories, and the development of a new technology for low-frequency radio interferometry
Nominated by: DAP

Chan Mou Tehen [1960]
National Bureau of Standards
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Malvin Carl Teich [1988]
Boston University
Citation: For seminal experimental and theoretical studies on the quantum nature of the detection and generation of light.
Nominated by: DAMOP

Stephen Lewis Teitel [2000]
University of Rochester
Citation: For contributions towards the understanding and numerical modeling of critical phenomena in Josephson junction arrays and high-temperature superconductors.
Nominated by: DCMP

Sidney Teitler [1965]
United States Naval Research Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Javier Tejada [2000]
Universidad de Barcelona
Citation: For original experimental contributions to the studies of macroscopic quantum tunneling in magnetic systems.
Nominated by: FIP

Carlos Tejedor [1998]
University Autonoma de Madrid
Citation: For his contributions to the understanding of the electronic band structure and collective phenomena in semiconductors and low-dimensionality structures, and for his influence on the development of condensed-matter physics in Spanish-speaking countries.
Nominated by: FIP

Edward Teller [1936]
George Washington University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Michael L. Telson [2004]
University of California, Washington Center
Citation: For his contributions as both a senior congressional staffer, and a senior administrator in the US Department of Energy to the support of the physical sciences in the US.
Nominated by: FPS

Aaron Temkin [1970]
NASA
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: DAMOP

Richard Joel Temkin [1992]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: For leadership in the search and development of coherent sources of electromagnetic radiation, especially the high-frequency gyrotron.
Nominated by: DPP

Georges M Temmer [1964]
Rutgers University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Pieter Ten Wolde [2015]
FOM Institute AMOLF
Citation: For elucidating the design principles of biochemical networks using rigorous theory and innovative computational techniques.
Nominated by: DBIO

L C Teng [1957]
Argonne National Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Vigdor L Teplitz [1969]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: DPF

M M Ter-Pogossian [1957]
Mallinckrodt Institute
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Barbara Terhal [2007]
IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
Citation: For her fundamental contributions to the theory of entanglement, quantum information theory, and quantum computational complexity.
Nominated by: DQI

Robert W Terhune [1971]
Ford Motor Company
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

F E Terman [1946]
Stanford University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Louis J. Terminello [2004]
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Citation: For his innovative use of synchrotron radiation spectroscopy in revealing the electronic and atomic structure of new materials.
Nominated by: DMP

John Terning [2007]
University of California, Davis
Citation: For seminal contributions to studies of electroweak symmetry breaking beyond the standard model, and cosmology in extra dimensions.
Nominated by: DPF

James Terrell [1963]
Los Alamos Science Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Bruce David Terris [2001]
IBM Almaden Research Center
Citation: For the exploration of novel approaches to high density data storage.
Nominated by: FIAP

Humberto Terrones [2016]
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Citation: For his pioneering work on the introduction of negative Gaussian curvature in graphitic systems, and unifying different kinds of graphenic nanostructures under the concept of curvature, leading to the prediction of new materials and advances in the field of defects engineering in 2-D materials.
Nominated by: DCOMP

Mauricio Terrones [2017]
Pennsylvania State University
Citation: For numerous contributions related to the synthesis of aligned carbon nanotubes, graphene nanoribbons, doped graphene, doped nanotubes, double-walled nanotubes, and dichalcogenide monolayers, and the understanding of defects in these systems using spectroscopic techniques.
Nominated by: DMP

James Terry [2007]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: For significant contributions in the areas of volume recombination in plasmas, plasma impurity transport, wall-conditioning with lithium, plasma transport, and plasma turbulence in magnetic fusion confinement devices.
Nominated by: DPP

Paul Willis Terry [1993]
University of Wisconsin, Madison
Citation: For contributions to the theory of turbulence in hydrodynamic and kinetic plasma models and to the theory of tokamak and reversed field pinch confinement.
Nominated by: DPP

Jerry D. Tersoff [1994]
IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
Citation: For pioneering contributions toward a deeper understanding of the structure and electronic properties of surfaces and interfaces.
Nominated by: DMP

Zlatko Tesanovic [2011]
Johns Hopkins University
Citation: For the theory of topological defects, fluctuations and correlations in high-temperature and high-magnetic-field superconductors.
Nominated by: DCMP

Claudia Denke Tesche [1994]
Helsinki University of Technology
Citation: For work in understanding noise and the limits of sensitivity of superconducting quantum interference devices and their application in neuromagnetism.
Nominated by: DCMP

Louis R Testardi [1975]
Bell Laboratories
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: DCMP

Peter John Osmond Teubner [2001]
The Flinders University of South Australia
Citation: For pioneering and outstanding contributions to experiments in electron scattering from atoms and molecules including the development of coincidence techniques and benchmark experiments on alkali targets.
Nominated by: DAMOP

Saul A. Teukolsky [1994]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For analytic work in general relativity that led to an important equation for perturbations of a rotating black hole, and for further achievements in numerical relativity and in pulsar theory.
Nominated by: DAP

John Texter [2016]
Eastern Michigan University
Citation: For experimental contributions to the understanding of microemulsion equilibria and soft materials derived from microemulsion and ionic liquid polymerizations.
Nominated by: DSOFT

Harry B. Thacker [2013]
University of Virginia
Citation: For contributions to the study of nonperturbative quantum field theory and Lattice QCD.
Nominated by: DPF

Naresh Thadhani [2007]
Georgia Institute of Technology
Citation: For global leadership in shock compression, distinguished service to APS; and important research elucidating new mechanisms.
Nominated by: GSCCM

Jon J. Thaler [1998]
University of Illinois
Citation: For contributions to the development of hardware and software systems for large collider detectors.
Nominated by: DPF

Otto Theimer [1963]
New Mexico State University
Citation: Not available
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Thomas Nicholas Theis [1990]
IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
Citation: For optical and electrical studies of novel electronic, transport, and defect properties of semiconductors and insulators.
Nominated by: DCMP

Wolfgang R. Theobald [2018]
University of Rochester
Citation: For pioneering experiments and seminal contributions in suprathermal electron generation and transport in laser-driven inertial confinement fusion plasmas including fast-ignition and shock ignition implosions.
Nominated by: DPP

E. Dennis Theriot [1991]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For his crucial leadership in the construction of the CDF detector.
Nominated by: DPF

Michael L. W. Thewalt [1990]
Simon Fraser University
Citation: For the development and use of sensitive optical techniques to study excitons and impurity complexes in semiconductors.
Nominated by: DCMP

Peter Thieberger [1977]
Brookhaven National Laboratory
Citation: N/A
Nominated by:

Patricia A. Thiel [1999]
Iowa State University
Citation: For pioneering work on the surface structures, stabilities, and other properties of metal films and quasicrystals; also for elucidation of surface structure and chemistry of water on metals.
Nominated by: DCP

Friedrich K. Thielemann [1998]
University of Basel
Citation: For his work at the interface of nuclear physics and astrophysics and the applications to stellar nucleosynthesis, Type Ia and Type II Supernovae, as well as the r- and rp-process.
Nominated by: DAP

Dave Thirumalai [2015]
University of Maryland, College Park
Citation: For pioneering applications of concepts from statistical mechanics and polymer physics in developing new computational tools and theoretical models that have greatly advanced our understanding of the behavior of bio-macromolecules.
Nominated by: DBIO

Pappannan Thiyagarajan [2009]
Department of Energy
Citation: For leadership in developing neutron and synchrotron x-ray scattering instrumentation and techniques and high impact science in the areas of block copolymers, biopolymers and polymer nanocomposites.
Nominated by: DPOLY

Lester E. Thode [1986]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For innovative application of charged particle beam technology and research contributions in the areas of high-brightness electron beams, beam interactions with plasma, and high-power microwave generation.
Nominated by: DPP

Michael Thoennessen [2005]
Michigan State University
Citation: For his seminal contributions to our understanding of nuclei at and beyond the limits of nuclear stability and for his innovative use of the Giant Dipole Resonance in hot nuclei to probe nuclear properties and reactions.
Nominated by: DNP

Alexander Thomas [2018]
University of Michigan
Citation: For contributions to the experimental and theoretical understanding of short pulse high intensity laser plasma interactions and in particular for the development of laser wakefield accelerators and the generation of x-rays from these beams.
Nominated by: DPP

David Gilbert Thomas [1964]
Bell Telephone Laboratories
Citation: Not available
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Edward W Thomas [1973]
Georgia Institute of Technology
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: DAMOP

Edward Thomas [2015]
Auburn University
Citation: For pioneering contributions and leadership in the development of particle-image velocimetry in the study of dusty plasmas and for exemplary service to the plasma physics community.
Nominated by: DPP

Edwin Lorimer Thomas [1985]
Rice University
Citation: For being a leading authority on the application of electron microscopy and scattering techniques to problems in polymer structure-property relations and for contributions on mosaic block structure of semicrystalline polymers as well as on the structure of the noncrystalline solid state of glassy polymers.
Nominated by: DPOLY

Gordon Albert Thomas [1981]
Bell Laboratories
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: DCMP

James L Thomas [1960]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Jennifer Thomas [2011]
University College London
Citation: In recognition of her crucial contributions to the worldwide efforts aimed at understanding the elusive neutrinos, especially her seminal role played in the design, construction and physics analyses of the MINOS experiment and her leadership in the double beta decay NEMO and SuperNEMO programs.
Nominated by: DPF

James Hayden Thomas [2005]
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Citation: For contributions to experimental relativistic heavy ion physics, especially to the construction and operation of the star detector at RHIC.
Nominated by: DNP

John Edward Thomas [1997]
Duke University
Citation: For fundamental studies of collisions in atomic vapors using methods of laser spectroscopy and for suboptical wavelength position measurements and atom imaging.
Nominated by: DAMOP

John H. Thomas [2000]
University of Rochester
Citation: For major contributions to solar magnetohydrodynamics.
Nominated by: DAP

Llewellyn H Thomas [1934]
Ohio State University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Luc Thomas [2012]
IBM Almaden Research Center
Citation: For significant contributions to the fundamental understanding and applications of the current and field induced dynamics of magnetic domain walls
Nominated by: FIAP

Richard N Thomas [1964]
University of Colorado
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Robert Leighton Thomas [1984]
Wayne State University
Citation: For contributions to improved understanding of metals through ultrasonic techniques, and for applications of acoustic and thermal-wave microscopy to non destructive materials evaluations.
Nominated by: DCMP

Scott Thomas [2014]
Rutgers University
Citation: For contributions to the careful analysis of data from experiments at hadron colliders, to the phenomenology of many theories of physics beyond the Standard Model, and to supersymmetry, inflationary cosmology, and quantum gravity.
Nominated by: DPF

T. Darrah Thomas [1985]
Oregon State University
Citation: For his insightful contribution to the understanding of subtle phenomena in atoms, molecules, and nuclei, and his lucid explanations of those phenomena.
Nominated by: DNP

Valerie Thomas [1998]
Princeton University
Citation: For her efforts to build an active interface between the science of materials and pollutants, and the avenues mechanisms necessary to build sound management strategies, and to build international networks of environmental science and policy researchers.
Nominated by: FPS

Anthony William Thomas [1987]
University of Adelaide
Citation: For elucidating fundamental aspects of pion-nucleus interactions. developing the Cloudy Bag Model, and discovering the importance of nuclear binding effects in understanding the EMC effect.
Nominated by: DNP

Keith Irvin Thomassen [1981]
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: DPP

Arthur H Thompson [1981]
Exxon
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: DCMP

Browder J Thompson [1941]
RCA Manufacturing Company
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Donald O Thompson [1972]
North American Rockwell
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Eric D. Thompson [1980]
Not available
Citation: Not Provided
Nominated by: DCMP

Ian J. Thompson [2013]
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Citation: For the development and application of all-order treatments of nuclear-cluster dynamics in peripheral reactions; leading to a new understanding of halo nuclei within a few-body framework.
Nominated by: DNP

James R. Thompson [1992]
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Citation: For his measurements on the magnetic properties of high-temperature superconductors.
Nominated by: DCMP

James K. Thompson [2018]
University of Colorado, Boulder
Citation: For the development of precision measurement techniques, in particular for atomic mass and for measurements with atomic ensembles beyond the standard quantum limit.
Nominated by: GPMFC

Joe David Thompson [1992]
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Citation: For his contributions to the understanding of transport, magnetic, and thermodynamic properties of novel materials, particularly those displaying strong electronic correlations, and for pioneering high-pressure studies of these materials.
Nominated by: DCMP

Julia A. Thompson [1995]
University of Pittsburgh
Citation: For her contributions to our understanding of a broad range of particle physics phenomena through experimentation and instrumentation development, and for her continued efforts to encourage participation in physics by high school students and under represented groups.
Nominated by: DPF

Moody C Thompson [1960]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Nancy L. Thompson [2005]
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Citation: Nancy L. Thompson is recognized for pioneering fundamental contributions to fluorescence spectroscopy; binding kinetics and transport processes on surfaces; and molecular interactions on and within biological membranes.
Nominated by: DBIO

R W Thompson [1953]
Indiana University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Rebecca Thompson [2016]
American Physical Society
Citation: For development of innovative physics outreach, engagement, and informal education programs reaching millions of children and adults every year, and outstanding leadership in US and international science outreach communities.
Nominated by: FOEP

Rodger Thompson [2015]
University of Arizona
Citation: For work in infrared instrumentation and studies of stellar nucleosynthesis, star formation, and active galactic nuclei; his pivotal role as principal investigator for NICMOS on the Hubble Space telescope; and his use of that instrument to pursue high redshift cosmology, AGNs, and star formation.
Nominated by: DAP

Wiliam B Thompson [1968]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: DPP

John S Thomsen [1973]
Johns Hopkins University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: DAMOP

Robb M Thomson [1961]
University of Illinois
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Timo Thonhauser [2017]
Wake Forest University
Citation: For contributions to include van der Waals interactions in density functional theory.
Nominated by: DCOMP

Charles Behan Thorn [1989]
University of Florida
Citation: For important contributions to the theory of elementary particles.
Nominated by: DPF

Alen M Thorndike [1960]
Brookhaven National Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Edward H Thorndike [1968]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: DPF

Kip S. Thorne [1970]
California Institute of Technology
Citation: Not Available
Nominated by:

Geoffrey Thornton [2008]
University College of London
Citation: For the pioneering use of synchrotron radiation techniques and scanning probe methods to explore the surface chemical physics of metal oxides.
Nominated by: DCP

Stephen T. Thornton [2004]
University of Virginia
Citation: For his significant and long time contributions to physics education at the undergraduate and graduate level, especially for preservice and inservice K-12 teachers of physics and physical science.
Nominated by: FED

Sigurdur T. Thoroddsen [2012]
King Abdullah Univ
Citation: For the development and use of high-speed imaging to understand the dynamics of small-scale multiphase and interfacial flows, leading to fundamental new understanding of the behavior of the bubbles and drops, breakup and coalescence, cavitation, splashes and other free surface flows
Nominated by: DFD

Michael Fielding Thorpe [1985]
Arizona State University
Citation: For innovative work on the vibrational and electronic properties of disordered materials, particularly amorphous semiconductors, and on insulating magnetic alloys.
Nominated by: DCMP

Walter Rollier Thorson [1987]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For making important contributions to the interface between atomic and molecular physics and quantum chemistry.
Nominated by: DAMOP

R L Thorton [1938]
University of California
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

David J. Thouless [1986]
University of Washington
Citation: For origination of fundamental concepts in the many-body theory of nuclei, in statistical mechanics and critical phenomena, and in the theory of disordered magnetic and electronic systems.
Nominated by: DCMP

Uwe Thumm [2011]
Kansas State University
Citation: For outstanding contributions including relativistic calculations for electron-atom collisions and elucidation of interactions of multiple charged ions and photons with atoms, molecules, clusters, surfaces, thin films, and nanotubes.
Nominated by: DAMOP

Rudolf E Thun [1972]
Raytheon Company
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Rudolf Paul Thun [1990]
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Citation: For extensive and excellent work in developing experimental techniques and carrying out experiments in elementary-particle physics.
Nominated by: DPF

Thomas George Thundat [2002]
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Citation: For his pioneering work in developing micromechanical sensor platform for biomolecular detection and the elucidation of the fundamental physical principles underlying the adsorption-induced forces.
Nominated by: DBIO

George B Thurston [1962]
Oklahoma State University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Joseph H. Thywissen [2014]
University of Toronto
Citation: For the development of novel guides and traps for neutral atoms and for studies of quantum degenerate Bose and Fermi gases.
Nominated by: DAMOP

Gary George Tibbetts [1998]
General Motors R & D Center
Citation: For his pioneering research which led to the discovery of vapor-phase growth of carbon fibers from natural gas and for his subsequent significant researches on the properties and applications of these fibers.
Nominated by: FIAP

Derek A Tidman [1968]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: DPP

Thomas Tiedje [1987]
University of British Columbia
Citation: For his contributions to the understanding of electrical transport in amorphous semiconductors and for his pioneering work on amorphous semiconductor superlattices.
Nominated by: DCMP

Jerome J Tiemann [1967]
General Electric Company
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Jerome J Tiemann [1966]
General Electric Company
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Eite Tiesinga [2005]
National Institute of Standards and Technology
Citation: For pioneering work on the measurement and control of cold atomic collisions by scattering resonances.
Nominated by: DAMOP

Eddy M. Timmermans [2006]
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Citation: For theoretical insights into trapped ultra-cold atoms, including novel superfluids in bosonic and fermionic systems, Feshbach resonances and atom-molecule coherence, and resonant light scattering.
Nominated by: DAMOP

Francis X. Timmes [2013]
Arizona State University
Citation: For his leadership (both in computation and physics) in and contributions to nuclear astrophysics throughout all aspects of stellar explosions of both types of supernovae from progenitors, explosions and nucleosynthetic yield dispersal in the universe.
Nominated by: DAP

Gregory S Timoshcnko [1941]
University of Connecticut
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Gregory Louis Timp [2006]
University of Illinois
Citation: For contributions to the fabrication of nanometer-scale structures and the understanding of transport through them.
Nominated by: DCMP

Thomas Timusk [1984]
McMaster University
Citation: For contributions to the understanding of the electronic and vibrational properties of solids through the application of far infrared spectroscopy techniques.
Nominated by: DCMP

Antonio C. Ting [1998]
Naval Research Laboratory
Citation: In recognition of his seminal experimental and theoretical contributions tot the field of ultra high intensity laser interactions.
Nominated by: DPP

Chin-Sen Ting [2000]
University of Houston
Citation: For contributions to transport theory in solid state systems including hot electrons in semiconductors, mixed states of superconductors, and tunneling junctions.
Nominated by: DCMP

Ignacio Tinoco [1976]
University of California, Berkeley
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: DAP

Paul L Tipton [2001]
University of Rochester
Citation: "For playing a lead role in the discovery and study of the top quark, and for his part in the construction of the SVX detector used in that discovery."
Nominated by: DPF

Matthew Tirrell [1987]

Citation: For outstanding contributions to the fundamental knowledge of the diffusion and interfacial properties of polymers.
Nominated by: DPOLY

Reuben Title [1972]
IBM
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Frank K. Tittel [1990]
Rice University
Citation: For significant contributions to high-resolution laser spectroscopy, especially the development of new spectroscopic sources and techniques.
Nominated by: DLS

Jay Tittman [1981]
Schlumberger-Doll Research
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: DNP

Sandip Tiwari [1998]
IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
Citation: For contributions to understanding of device physics and for innovations in small electronics and optical devices with strong quantum confinement.
Nominated by: FIAP

Alexandre Tkatchenko [2019]
University of Luxembourg
Citation: For the development of a novel framework for modeling and understanding van der Waals interactions in molecules and materials.
Nominated by: DCOMP

David Toback [2015]
Texas A&M University
Citation: For pioneering work on searches for new particles and leadership of the CDF experiment.
Nominated by: DPF

Douglas J. Tobias [2013]
University of California, Irvine
Citation: For his major contributions to the physical understanding of heterogeneous atmospheric chemistry, in particular of ions at water/air interfaces and of the molecular structure of salt solutions, also for his findings on the hydration and molecular structure of biological membranes.
Nominated by: DCP

James G. Tobin [2014]
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Citation: For use of soft x-ray spectroscopy to investigate complex systems, including actinide based materials.
Nominated by: DCMP

Jan Tobochnik [1999]
Kalamazoo College
Citation: For advancing and disseminating the methodology of computational physics and textbooks targeting undergraduate and graduate students.
Nominated by: FED

William Tobocman [1965]
Case Western Reserve University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Arthur Victor Tobolsky [1966]
Princeton University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Larry H Toburen [1984]
East Carolina University
Citation: For his contributions to the fields of atomic collisions and radiation physics, especially his work on the angular and energy distributions of electron produced in ion-atom collisions.
Nominated by: DAMOP

Senthil Todadri [2013]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: For insights into exotic phases of matter and phase transitions beyond the Landau paradigm.
Nominated by: DCMP

Alan Todd [2007]
Advance Energy Systems
Citation: For his leadership and contributions to the development and Industrial production of high-average-current particle accelerator components and for advances in the understanding of plasma MHD stability.
Nominated by: FIAP

Jan P Toennies [1982]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: DAMOP

Walter Toki [2005]
Colorado State University
Citation: For contributions to measurements of charm, tau, and B meson decays.
Nominated by: DPF

Yoshinori Tokura [2020]
RIKEN
Citation: For pioneering contributions to multiple physical phenomena within the broad field of complex correlated electronic systems encompassing high temperature superconductivity, colossal magnetoresistance in manganites, multiferroic manganites and magnetic skyrmions.
Nominated by: DMP

Norman Henry Tolk [1983]
Vanderbilt University
Citation: For pioneering studies of: the electronic excitation (its quantum mechanical interference and its polarization) of atoms in ion-atom collisions and of atoms sputtered or scattered from solid surfaces; the electron and photon stimulated desorption of atoms from solids into excited electronic states.
Nominated by: DAMOP

John S Toll [1961]
University of Maryland
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Alvin V Tollestrup [1957]
California Institute of Technology
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Harry W.K. Tom [2000]
University of California, Riverside
Citation: For pioneering contributions to our understanding of the ultrafast dynamics of surface chemical and physical reactions, particularly femtosecond laser-induced nonequilibrium phase transitions and chemical reactions.
Nominated by: DLS

David Tomanek [2004]
Michigan State University
Citation: For contributions towards theoretical understanding of structural and electronic properties of atomic clusters and low-dimensional systems.
Nominated by: DMP

Walter J Tomasch [1968]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

E. Terry Tomboulis [2009]
University of California, Los Angeles
Citation: For important contributions in quantum field theory and lattice gauge theory, especially concerning confinement in quantum chromodynamics.
Nominated by: DPF

Thomas A Tombrello [1967]
California Institute of Technology
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Carl Tomizuka [1965]
University of Arizona
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

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

M Elaine Toms [1965]
United States Naval Research Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

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

John Toner [2006]
University of Oregon
Citation: For a wealth of contributions to the theory of correlations, fluctuations, topological defects, and anomalous elasticity and hydrodynamics of partially ordered phases.
Nominated by: DCMP

Michael F Toney [2019]
SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
Citation: For many contributions to the development of in situ synchrotron X-ray scattering and spectroscopy methods for studies of organic materials, photovoltaics, and electrochemical interfaces related to energy materials systems.
Nominated by: GERA

David S.Y. Tong [2000]
University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
Citation: For development of multiple scattering theories for surface diffraction and spectroscopy.
Nominated by: DCMP

Penger Tong [2010]
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology
Citation: For his insightful experiments to elucidate interesting new physics in turbulent thermal convection and soft matter systems, and his many contributions to the development of international research and education in experimental physics.
Nominated by: FIP

Xiao-Min Tong [2017]
University of Tsukuba
Citation: For seminal contributions to the molecular tunneling ionization theory and the development of generalized pseudo-spectral time-dependent method to study various processes in laser atom, molecule, and cluster interactions.
Nominated by: DAMOP

Lewi Tonks [1931]
General Electric Company
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Akira Tonomura [1999]
Hitachi, Ltd.
Citation: For observing the Aharonov-Bohm effect and also vortices and their motion in superconductors; and for developing the high-brightness field-emission electron beam and the high-resolution electron holography interference microscope.
Nominated by:

A. Q. Tool [1923]
Bureau of Standards
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

John M. Torkelson [1999]
Northwestern University
Citation: For imaginative and successful applications of flourescence spectroscopy to polymer physics issues ranging from free volume to free radical polymerization.
Nominated by: DPOLY

Werner Tornow [1998]
Duke University
Citation: For his contributions to few-nucleon physics, especially his measurements with polarized neutron beams and their precise determination of the n-n scattering length.
Nominated by: DNP

Zoltan Toroczkai [2012]
University of Notre Dame
Citation: For his contributions to the understanding the statistical physics of complex systems, in particular for his discoveries pertaining to the structure and dynamics of complex networks.
Nominated by: GSNP

Salvatore Torquato [2004]
Princeton University
Citation: For incisive contributions to the theoretical understanding of the structure and macroscopic properties of disordered materials.
Nominated by: DCMP

Jerry B. Torrance [1985]
Not available
Citation: For major contributions to the basic understanding of the physical properties of organic solids and for some key discoveries in new organic materials, including the Neutral-Ionic Phase Transition.
Nominated by: DCMP

H C Torrey [1946]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Erio Tosatti [2001]
International School for Advanced Studies, Trieste, Italy
Citation: For his seminal contributions to the theory of solids, such as, the faceting, reconstruction, preroughening and melting of surfaces, and the multi-shell helical structure of gold nanowires, while also serving as a scientific leader in fostering international physics.
Nominated by: FIP

Federico Toschi [2015]
Eindhoven University of Technology
Citation: For lasting contributions to direct numerical simulations of complex flows and turbulence, and to the understanding of fully developed turbulence and turbulent two-phase flow.
Nominated by: DFD

Jeffrey A. Tostevin [2014]
University of Surrey
Citation: For his many contributions to nuclear reaction theory, in particular for the application of semi-classical methods to the interpretation of fast knock-out reactions in terms of nuclear correlations.
Nominated by: DNP

Yoji Totsuka [2000]
University of Tokyo
Citation: For his leadership in the Super-Kamiokande experiment and his many contributions to particle physics including decisive measurements on solar neutrinos and the recent strong evidence for neutrino oscillations.
Nominated by: DPF

James T. Tough [1987]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For outstanding contributioni in the Hydrodynamics of Superfluid Helium, particularly Superfluid Turbulence.
Nominated by: DFD

Richard Tousey [1955]
Naval Research Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Doug Toussaint [1997]
University of Arizona
Citation: For innovative and broad ranging contributions to computational physics including the development of special purpose computers, numerical studies of strongly correlated electron systems, and especially quantum chromodynamics.
Nominated by: DCOMP

Elias Towe [2003]
Carnegie Mellon University
Citation: For contributions to the design and application of quantum-dot nanostructures in optoelectronic devices.
Nominated by: FIAP

C H Townes [1949]
Columbia University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Arnold M Toxen [1968]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: DCMP

Joseph C Tracy [1982]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: DCMP

Carroll C Trail [1965]
Brooklyn College
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Steven P. Trainoff [2009]
Wyatt Tech Corp
Citation: For exceptional contributions to the development of analytical instrumentation whose worldwide use will continue to play a major role in the health and well-being of us all.
Nominated by: FIAP

Sandor Trajmar [1977]
Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: DAMOP

Carlos L. Trallero-Giner [2003]
University of Havana, Cuba
Citation: For path breaking efforts bringing Cuban and American condensed matter physics into cooperative working relationships and advancing our knowledge of Raman Scattering and polar modes in nanostructures.
Nominated by: FIP

George Thomas Trammell [1962]
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

John M. Tranquada [1997]
Brookhaven National Laboratory
Citation: For contributions to the understanding of copper-oxide superconductors by use of x-ray absorption and neutron scattering techniques.
Nominated by: DCMP

Jennie Harriet Traschen [2006]
University of Massachusetts
Citation: For her ground-breaking contributions to early universe cosmology and black hole physics.
Nominated by: DGRAV

Gil Travish [2021]
ViBo Health
Citation: For contributions to the development of advanced accelerators, radiation production from charged particle beams, and for translating this research into applications in medical imaging and 3D tomosynthesis x-ray sources.
Nominated by: FIAP

DeJan Trbojevic [2007]
Brookhaven National Laboratory
Citation: For his original contributions in the design, commissioning and operations of the Tevatron and RHIC colliders, and for the development of new concepts for future accelerators.
Nominated by: DPB

Michael Matthew John Treacy [2004]
Arizona State University
Citation: For the development of novel electron microscopy techniques and applications to advanced materials including catalysts, zeolites, carbon nanotubes and disordered structures.
Nominated by: DMP

James E. Trebes [2016]
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Citation: For contributions in laser physics and the application of physics to other disciplines, for leadership in multiple national security areas, and for contributions to education in the sciences and engineering.
Nominated by: FPS

Rick Peter Trebino [2006]
Georgia Institute of Technology
Citation: For inventing and developing techniques for measuring ultrashort laser pulses.
Nominated by: DLS

Richard E Trees [1960]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

James S. Trefil [1983]
Georg Mason University
Citation: For his inspired exposition in books and articles which made the excitement and beauty of modern physics available to educated Americans, resulting in enormous popular support for the discipline.
Nominated by: FPS

Sam Bard Treiman [1963]
Princeton University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Andre-Marie Tremblay [2014]
University of Sherbrooke
Citation: For development of non-perturbative techniques to understand strongly correlated systems, including the Hubbard model.
Nominated by: DCMP

Sergei Tretiak [2014]
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Citation: For seminal contributions to the theoretical chemistry of excited state dynamics in nanoscale materials and nonlinear optical response of molecular systems.
Nominated by: DCP

Tommaso Treu [2021]
University of California, Los Angeles
Citation: For leading contributions to a precise determination of the expansion rate of the universe and the understanding of dark matter based on observations of gravitationally-lensed systems, and to the studies of cosmic reionization and the co-evolution of galaxies and supermassive black holes.
Nominated by: DAP

Michael S. Triantafyllou [2014]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: For seminal contributions in developing scaling laws in fish-like swimming and pioneering the development of biomimetic robots to study mechanisms of unsteady flow control leading to fish and cetacean agility.
Nominated by: DFD

Robert E Tribble [1981]
Texas A&M University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: DNP

Samuel B. Trickey [1980]
University of Florida
Citation: Not Provided
Nominated by: DCMP

Sol Triebwasser [1965]
Peekskill, New York
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

George L Trigg [1966]
Brookhaven National Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

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

Michael C. Tringides [2003]
Iowa State University
Citation: For his pioneering contributions in the elucidation of equilibrium and non-equilibrium adatom diffusion on single crystal surfaces and his discovery of quantum size effects in the growth of Pb islands on Si(111).
Nominated by: DCMP

Ram K Tripathi [2003]
NASA Langley Research Center
Citation: For pioneering development of nuclear cross section models used around the world in a wide range of disciplines and applications including space missions and for outstanding contributions to the international physics community.
Nominated by: FIP

William Trischuk [2010]
University of Toronto
Citation: For the development of novel particle detectors and their application for precision measurements, including the W boson mass, the tau lepton lifetime and Bs mixing, and for seminal contributions to the development of diamond sensors, a critical technology for next generation high luminosity colliders.
Nominated by: DPF

Jean-Marc Triscone [2005]
University of Geneva
Citation: For his pioneering contributions in artificially layered superconducting thin film superlattices, ferroelectric field effect, and nanoscale ferroelectric writing.
Nominated by: DMP

Terry Tritt [2011]
Clemson University
Citation: For his career-long contributions to the science and engineering of thermoelectric materials, the industrial application of that knowledge, and for the education and promotion of numerous young scientists and engineers.
Nominated by: FIAP

Nandini Trivedi [2011]
Ohio State University
Citation: For contributions to strongly correlated Fermi and Bose systems and disorder-driven quantum phase transitions.
Nominated by: DCMP

Alvin W Trivelpiece [1968]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: DPP

Mark Trodden [2015]
University of Pennsylvania
Citation: For pioneering work in theoretical cosmology and astroparticle physics, including explorations of theoretical explanations for the acceleration of the Universe.
Nominated by: DGRAV

Juergen Troe [2009]
University of Gottingen
Citation: For experimental and theoretical research on the kinetics of unimolecular reactions of neutral and ionic molecules, and especially for the development of the statistical adiabatic channel model and its application to unimolecular processes from low to high pressures.
Nominated by: DCP

Sandra Marina Troian [2005]
Princeton University
Citation: For pioneering theoretical, experimental and molecular simulation studies of micro-hydrodynamic flows.
Nominated by: DFD

Leonard Thompson Troland [1922]
Harvard University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Hans Peter Trommsdorff [1999]
Universite Joseph Fournier
Citation: For his fundamental contributions to proton and deuteron tunneling dynamics, quantum effects of protons in condensed phase molecular systems and the development of relevant spectroscopic techniques including holeburning and neutron scattering.
Nominated by: DCP

Rudolf M. Tromp [1993]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For his contributions in determining the structure, bonding and formation of semiconductor surfaces and interfaces, and their role in numerous microscopic
Nominated by: DMP

Edrie Dale Trout [1968]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

William P Trower [1974]
Virginia Polytechnic Institute
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Matthias Troyer [2010]
ETH Zurich
Citation: For his scientific accomplishments in the field of computational many-body physics and for leadership offered to the next generation of computational physicists.
Nominated by: DCOMP

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

Michel Trudeau [2007]
Inst de Recherche d'Hydro
Citation: For his sustained and highly original contributions to the synthesis of metastable and nanostructural materials and the study of their physical properties, with the emphasis in their uses for improved energy efficiency related applications.
Nominated by: FIAP

William W TRUE [1964]
University of California
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Rohn Truell [1956]
Brown University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

T Laurence Trueman [1976]
Brookhaven National Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: DPF

Stuart A Trugman [2017]
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Citation: For outstanding and original contributions to polaron physics, quantum Hall effect, far from equilibrium phenomena, disorder, and superconductivity.
Nominated by: DCMP

Donald Gene Truhlar [1986]
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
Citation: For his many outstanding contributions to theoretical chemical dynamics and out understanding of chemical reactions leading to new understanding of phase transitions.
Nominated by: DCP

J G Trump [1938]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

James W. Truran [1987]
University of Chicago
Citation: For exceptional contributions to our understanding of novae, supernovae, nucleosynthesis, and galactic chemical evolution through the application of nuclear physics to astrophysics.
Nominated by: DAP

Thomas Truskett [2015]
University of Texas, Austin
Citation: For pioneering work elucidating how nanoscale interfaces impact the structure, dynamics, and self-assembly of complex fluids and biomolecular systems.
Nominated by: DSOFT

Gretar Tryggvason [2000]
University of Michigan
Citation: For pioneering the use of direct numerical simulations for the study of finite Reynolds number multiphase flows, including the development of computational methods and studies of bubbly flows.
Nominated by: DFD

N H Trytten [1945]
National Research Council
Citation: Not available
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Din Ping Tsai [2007]
National Taiwan University
Citation: For his contributions in nanophotonics, plasmonics and near-field optics especially on near-field scaning optical microscopy, nano storage and nano imaging.
Nominated by: FIAP

Jaw-Shen Tsai [2000]
NEC Fundamental Research Lab.
Citation: For his demonstration of quantum coherence of charge states in a superconducting mesoscopic system.
Nominated by: DCMP

Shih-Tung Tsai [1991]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For outstanding contributions to basic plasma research, especially concerning the magnetohydrodynamic instability of plasmas with energetic particles, and for his signal leadership in promoting plasma physics in the People's Republic of China and other developing nations.
Nominated by: DPP

John Tsamopoulos [2016]
University of Patras
Citation: For outstanding contributions, via insightful computations and analyses, to the fundamental understanding of flows of two-phase materials and viscoplastic fluids.
Nominated by: DFD

James Chen Hsiang [1987]
IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
Citation: For his creative use of Raman spectroscopy in characterizing magnetic semiconductors, charge-density waves, surfaces and interfaces, and time-dependent phenomena, and for his contributions to the techniques.
Nominated by: DCMP

Manyee Betty Tsang [2006]
Michigan State University
Citation: For her contributions towards the understanding of reaction dynamics, the density dependence of the symmetry energy, and the extraction of spectroscopic factors.
Nominated by: DNP

Won-Tien Tsang [1986]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For outstanding work in the field of semiconductor lasers, including contributions to the development of molecular beam epitaxy for their fabrication, and for contributions to the development of chemical beam epitaxy.
Nominated by: DCMP

Jeffrey Y. Tsao [1995]
Sandia National Laboratories
Citation: For fundamental contributions to the thin film and surface science underlying semiconductor epitaxy and processing.
Nominated by: DMP

Robert Stephen Tschirhart [2004]
Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
Citation: For leadership in the Fermilab kaon physics program, especially on the study of rare kaon decays.
Nominated by: DPF

Yaroslav Tserkovnyak [2015]
University of California, Los Angeles
Citation: For important contributions to the theory of spin dynamics in ferromagnetic nanostructures.
Nominated by: DCMP

Lev Tsimring [2011]
University of California, San Diego
Citation: For significant contributions to the physics of non-equilibrium systems and applications of nonlinear dynamics to broad physical and biological problems.
Nominated by: GSNP

Kosta Tsipis [1984]

Citation: For his perceptive use of physics and physical principles in the analysis of proposed weapons systems and for the influential papers which resulted from his work.
Nominated by: FPS

Raphael Tsu [1980]

Citation: Not Provided
Nominated by: DCMP

Chang C Tsuei [1974]
IBM at Yorktown Heights
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: DCMP

Daniel C. Tsui [1985]
Princeton University
Citation: For significant contributions to the physics of two-dimensional electronic systems, and for the co-discovery of the Fractional Quantum Hall Effect.
Nominated by: DCMP

Ophelia Tsui [2011]
Boston University
Citation: For outstanding contributions on the dynamics of thin polymer films.
Nominated by: DPOLY

Vladimir V. Tsuknuk [2009]
Georgia Institute of Technology
Citation: For innovative research on polymeric and biological macromolecular assemblies, and for important observations of nanoscale properties of polymers, with scanning probe microscopy, thermal microscopy, and force spectroscopy.
Nominated by: DPOLY

Alexei Mikhail Tsvelik [2002]
Brookhaven National Laboratory
Citation: For seminal contributions to quantum magnetism and for the exact solutions of important integrable models.
Nominated by: DCMP

Leonid Tsybeskov [2002]
New Jersey Institute of Technology
Citation: For the discovery of a method to stabilize porous silicon and for innovative contributions to the development and studies of silicon-based, self-organized nanostructures.
Nominated by: FIAP

Evgeny Tsymbal [2008]
University of Nebraska
Citation: For significant contributions to the understanding of spin-dependent transport in magnetic nanostructures.
Nominated by: GMAG

Charles Wuching Tu [2002]
University of California, San Diego
Citation: For contributions in molecular beam epitaxy of novel III-V semiconductors.
Nominated by: DMP

Yuhai Tu [2004]
IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
Citation: For outstanding discoveries in statistical physics, such as a novel broken-symmetry phase in two-dimensional systems, and novel applications of statistical physics to problems in computational biology.
Nominated by: GSNP

Arnold Tubis [1977]
Purdue University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: DPF

John R Tucker [2001]
University of Illinois
Citation: For discovery of new photon-assisted tunneling phenomena leading to quantum-noise-limited (sub)millimeter astronomical receivers, and other unique applications of quantum tunneling.
Nominated by: DCMP

Laurette Stephanie Tuckerman [2002]
CNRS
Citation: For applying dynamical systems theory to hydrodynamic instabilities, especially to Couette flows, thermal convection, and Faraday and Eckhaus instabilities, and for developing numerical methods that make bifurcation-theoretic computations feasible.
Nominated by: DFD

Jack Tueller [2002]
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Citation: For leading the development and flight of new technology instruments for gamma-ray astronomy and performing ground breaking observations of gamma-ray sources.
Nominated by: DAP

Orin F. Tugman [1922]
University of Utah
Citation: Not available
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Raymond Tsutse Tung [1991]
CUNY - Brooklyn College
Citation: For research on the growth and properties of epitaxial silicides and major contributions to the understanding of metal/semiconductor interfaces.
Nominated by: DMP

Wu-Ki Tung [1987]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For original research contribution to the theory and phenomenology of elementary particle physics, for dedication to physics education, and for leadership in developing the physics department at IIT.
Nominated by: DPF

Mark Tuominen [2011]
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Citation: For contributions to nanoscale science and technology.
Nominated by: DCMP

Alexander V. Turbiner [2000]
Nuclear Science Institute(ICE)
Citation: For the discovery and analysis of quasi-exact solvable Schr"dinger equations.
Nominated by: FIP

Patrice E.A. Turchi [2018]
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Citation: For outstanding contributions in developing electronic structure methods with application to thermodynamic stability, order-disorder phenomena, and phase transformations for a broad class of materials, and for impact in the areas of computational thermodynamics and alloy design.
Nominated by: DCOMP

William Ernest Turchinetz [1993]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: For his important contributions to experimental measurement of the deuteron change distribution and of the three-nucleon electromagnetic response functions.
Nominated by: DNP

A L Turkevich [1950]
University of Chicago
Citation: Not available
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Leonid A. Turkevich [2013]
NIOSH - The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
Citation: For seminal contributions in condensed matter phase behavior, complex fluids (colloidal aggregation, microemulsions) and finely divided matter (aerosols, dust); and for utilizing those physical insights to solve complex problems in petroleum extraction and in occupational safety and health (air filtration, inhalation hazards).
Nominated by: FIAP

Frank Turkot [1969]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
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Alan D. Turnbull [2002]
General Atomics
Citation: For pioneering theory demonstrating the importance of shape, profiles, and conducting wall on tokamak stability, leading to validation of beta limit improvements in experiments and to innovative advanced tokamak concepts.
Nominated by: DPP

David Turnbull [1953]
General Electric
Citation: Not available
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John Turneaure [2007]
Stanford University
Citation: For pioneering the development of ultrahigh-Q superconducting microwave cavities and their application to fundamental physics experiments, and for development of the Gravity Probe B science instrument to test General Relativity.
Nominated by: GPMFC

Alva Turner [1931]
Hunter College
Citation: Not available
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James E Turner [1975]
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Citation: Not available
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Louis A. Turner [1928]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Michael S. Turner [1986]
University of Chicago
Citation: For outstanding work at the interface of particle physics and cosmology which has led to a new understanding of the early Universe.
Nominated by: DAP

Raymond Clyde Turner [2000]
Clemson University
Citation: For his leadership and national contributions in the popularization of physics through lecture-demonstrations and teacher workshops on the physics of toys, and his demonstrated excellence in physics education.
Nominated by: FED

Thomas J Turner [1969]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: DCMP

William J Turner [1965]
Mount Kisco, New York
Citation: Not available
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William C. Turner [1986]
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Citation: For scientific and leadership contributions on ion microstability, beta and thermal barriers in magnetic mirror experiments, and field-reversed plasmas.
Nominated by: DPP

George Charles Turrell [1992]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For contributions to the study of structure and dynamics of molecules in condensed phases and the molecular spectroscopy of solids and liquids.
Nominated by: DCP

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

Philip Michael Tuts [2001]
Columbia University
Citation: In recognition of his contributions to elementary particles as a leader in the CUSB and D0 collaborations in designing, implementation of experiments and analysis of important data, including efforts that directly resulted in observation of the Upsilon do
Nominated by: DPF

Emanuel Tutuc [2016]
University of Texas at Austin
Citation: For contributions to the physics of 2-D electron systems.
Nominated by: DCMP

M. A. Tuve [1931]
Carnegie Institute
Citation: Not available
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Arthur G Tweet [1960]
General Electric Research Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by:

Christy S. Tyberg [2021]
IBM Quantum
Citation: For leadership in scaling superconducting quantum hardware through wafer-level microfabrication and advanced packaging.
Nominated by: FIAP

Albin Tybulewicz [1984]
No company provided
Citation: For contributions to dissemination of physics by the publication of abstracts and facilitating the access to Soviet physics literature.
Nominated by:

Robert Tycko [1997]
National Institutes of Health
Citation: For contributions to the understanding of novel materials, to nuclear magnetic resonance methods for probing novel materials, and to the fundamental principles of magnetic resonance spectroscopy.
Nominated by: DCP

Henry Sze-Hoi Tye [1994]
Cornell University
Citation: For his contributions to many areas in elementary particle physics.
Nominated by: DPF

J. T. Tykociner [1931]
University of Illinois
Citation: Not available
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Winfield W Tyler [1959]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
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Tolek Tyliszczak [2015]
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Citation: For the groundbreaking development and technical implementations of the highest performance soft x-ray scanning transmission microscope (STXM) and its applications, and investigation of extraterrestrial particles.
Nominated by: GIMS

Allan J. Tylka [2005]
Naval Research Laboratory
Citation: For innovative analyses of solar energetic particles that have clarified their origin, leadership in the field, and implementation of an engineering tool to assess their impact on satellite systems.
Nominated by: DAP

George Tynan [2010]
University of California, San Diego
Citation: For fundamental experimental investigations of shear flow turbulence decorrelation and zonal flow-turbulence interactions, and for leadership in developing laboratory-scale experiments of turbulent transport.
Nominated by: DPP

E. P.T. Tyndall [1929]
University of Iowa
Citation: Not available
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De Grasse Tyson [2010]
Princeton University
Citation: For his leadership as an educator who has excited millions of people about astrophysics and science, and for his service to the United States on commissions on NASA, space exploration, and the aerospace industry.
Nominated by: FPS

Narkis Tzoar [1968]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
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