Biographical Memoirs

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

Howard Bern (1920-2012)

Howard Bern (1920-2012) »
by Lynn Riddiford (physiology and pharmacology)

John W. Suttie (1937-2003)

John W. Suttie (1937-2003) »
by Robert J. Cousins and Richard Eisenstein (animal, nutritional, and applied microbial sciences)

Patricia S. Goldman-Rakic (1937-2003)

Patricia S. Goldman-Rakic (1937-2003) »
by Amy F. T. Arnsten and Pasko Rakic (systems neuroscience)

F. Sherwood Rowland (1927-2012)

F. Sherwood Rowland (1927-2012) »
by B. J. Finlayson-Pitts, D. R. Blake, and A. R. Ravishankara (chemistry)

Edwin J. Furshpan (1928-2019)

Edwin J. Furshpan (1928-2019) »
by Zach W. Hall, Story Landis, and Richard E. Mains (cellular and molecular neuroscience)

Robert P. Kraft (1927-2015)

Robert P. Kraft (1927-2015) »
by Sandra Faber (astronomy)

Charles M. Radding (1930-2020)

Charles M. Radding (1930-2020) »
by Michael M. Cox (biochemistry)

George W. Parshall (1929-2019)

George W. Parshall (1929-2019) »
by Robert H. Crabtree (chemistry)

Erich L. Lehmann (1917-2009)

Erich L. Lehmann (1917-2009) »
by P. J. Bickel and K. A. Doksum (applied mathematical sciences)

Malcolm H. Chisholm (1926-2017)

Malcolm H. Chisholm (1926-2017) »
by Richard J. Puddephatt and Robert H. Crabtree (chemistry)

Andre T. Jagendorf (1926-2017)

Andre T. Jagendorf (1926-2017) »
by Richard (Dick) E. McCarty and Devaki Bhaya (plant biology)

Jan Achenbach (1935-2020)

Jan Achenbach (1935-2020) »
by Jianmin Qu and Zden?k P. Ba┬×ant (engineering sciences)

Robert Rescorla (1940-2020)

Robert Rescorla (1940-2020) »
by Vincent LoLordo (psychological and cognitive sciences)

Thomas N. Taylor (1938-2016)

Thomas N. Taylor (1938-2016) »
by William L. Crepet (plant biology)

Allan Campbell (1929-2018)

Allan Campbell (1929-2018) »
by Michael Feiss, Patrick Cleary, Donald Court, and Sankar Adhya (genetics)

Thomas C. Bruice (1925-2019)

Thomas C. Bruice (1925-2019) »
by Stephen J. Benkovic and Paula Yurkanis Bruice (chemistry)

Richard E. Smalley (1943-2005)

Richard E. Smalley (1943-2005) »
by Robert F. Curl, W. Wade Adams, and R. Bruce Weisman (chemistry)

Eric E. Conn (1923-2017)

Eric E. Conn (1923-2017) »
by J. Clark Lagarias (plant biology)

Robert W. Holley (1922-1993)

Robert W. Holley (1922-1993) »
by Walter Eckhart (cellular and developmental biology)

Riccardo Giacconi (1931-2018)

Riccardo Giacconi (1931-2018) »
by Harvey Tananbaum, Ethan J. Schreier, and Wallace Tucker (astronomy)

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