Biographical Memoirs

Published since 1877, Biographical Memoirs feature the life histories and selected bibliographies of deceased members. Several new memoirs are now available online as PDFs:

Neal E. Miller (1909-2002)

Neal E. Miller (1909-2002) »
by Edgar E. "Ted" Coons (psychological and cognitive sciences)

Ernst W. Mayr (1904-2005)

Ernst W. Mayr (1904-2005) »
by Walter J. Bock (evolutionary biology)

David H. Hubel (1926-2013)

David H. Hubel (1926-2013) »
by Robert H. Wurtz (systems neuroscience)

John Rodgers (1914-2004)

John Rodgers (1914-2004) »
by John F. Dewey (geology)

James R. Holton (1938-2004)

James R. Holton (1938-2004) »
by John M. Wallace (geophysics)

Robert J. Silbey (1940-2011)

Robert J. Silbey (1940-2011) »
by Bruce J. Berne, Sylvia T. Ceyer, and Stuart A. Rice (chemistry)

William G. Dauben (1919-1997)

William G. Dauben (1919-1997) »
by Andrew Streitwieser, Jr. (chemistry)

Andrew M. Sessler (1928-2014)

Andrew M. Sessler (1928-2014) »
by E. J. N. Wilson (physics)

Baruch S. Blumberg (1925-2011)

Baruch S. Blumberg (1925-2011) »
by Thomas W. London (medical genetics, hematology, and oncology)

Hans Eugster (1925-1987)

Hans Eugster (1925-1987) »
by W. G. Ernst (geology)

Stephen Schneider (1945-2010)

Stephen Schneider (1945-2010) »
by B. D. Santer and P. R. Ehrlich (environmental sciences and ecology)

Armin Braun (1911-1986)

Armin Braun (1911-1986) »
by Maarten J. Chrispeels and Frederick Meins, Jr. (plant biology)

Albert Sabin (1906-1993)

Albert Sabin (1906-1993) »
by Marguerite Rose Jimenez (microbial biology)

Dilworth Woolley (1914-1966)

Dilworth Woolley (1914-1966) »
by Gaynor C. Wild and John G. Hildebrand (biochemistry)

Stanley Peloquin (1921-2008)

Stanley Peloquin (1921-2008) »
by Philipp W. Simon (plant, soil, and microbial sciences)

Harvey Itano (1920-2010)

Harvey Itano (1920-2010) »
by Russell F. Doolittle (genetics)

Stuart Freedman (1944-2012)

Stuart Freedman (1944-2012) »
by R. G. Hamish Robertson (physics)

Ludwik Gross (1904-1999)

Ludwik Gross (1904-1999) »
by Robert C. Gallo (medical genetics, hematology, and oncology)

Ruth Patrick (1907-2013)

Ruth Patrick (1907-2013) »
by Thomas L. Bott and Bernard W. Sweeney (environmental sciences and ecology)

Lois Miller (1945-1999)

Lois Miller (1945-1999) »
by A. Lorena Passarelli, Janet Westpheling, Erin M. Espelie, and Karl Espelie (genetics)

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