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:

Francis J. Pettijohn (1904-1999)

Francis J. Pettijohn (1904-1999) »
by Steven M. Stanley (geology)

Thomas Eisner (1929-2011)

Thomas Eisner (1929-2011) »
by May R. Berenbaum (evolutionary biology)

William A. Arnold (1904-2001)

William A. Arnold (1904-2001) »
by Govindjee and Nupur Srivastava (plant biology)

Joaquin M. Luttinger (1923-1997)

Joaquin M. Luttinger (1923-1997) »
by Walter Kohn (physics)

Harold S. Ginsberg (1917-2003)

Harold S. Ginsberg (1917-2003) »
by Arnold J. Levine (microbial biology)

Ralph Theodore Holman (1918-2012)

Ralph Theodore Holman (1918-2012) »
by Gary R. List and Douglas M. Bibus (animal, nutritional, and applied microbial sciences)

Elinor Ostrom (1933-2012)

Elinor Ostrom (1933-2012) »
by Bonnie J. McCay and Joan Bennett (human environmental sciences)

John B. Fenn (1917-2010)

John B. Fenn (1917-2010) »
by Dudley R. Herschbach and Charles E. Kolb (chemistry)

Theodore H. Maiman (1927-2007)

Theodore H. Maiman (1927-2007) »
by Andrew H. Rawicz with Nick Holonyak, Jr. (applied physical sciences)

F. Herbert Bormann (1922-2012)

F. Herbert Bormann (1922-2012) »
by Gene E. Likens and Lars O. Hedin (environmental sicences and ecology)

Keith R. Porter (1912-1997)

Keith R. Porter (1912-1997) »
by Lee D. Peachy (cellular and developmental biology)

Hamish N. Munro (1915-1994)

Hamish N. Munro (1915-1994) »
by Robert M. Russell and Nevin S. Scrimshaw (animal, nutritional, and applied microbial sciences)

Roderick K. Clayton (1922-2011)

Roderick K. Clayton (1922-2011) »
by Maarten J. Chrispeels and Colin A. Wraight (plant biology)

Thomas F. Malone (1917-2013)

Thomas F. Malone (1917-2013) »
by David T. Malone (human environmental sciences)

Stanley Cristol (1916-2008)

Stanley Cristol (1916-2008) »
by Charles H. DePuy (chemistry)

Alvin M. Weinberg (1915-2006)

Alvin M. Weinberg (1915-2006) »
by James B. Roberto and Margaret B. Nestor(applied physical sciences)

Linda S. Cordell (1943-2013)

Linda S. Cordell (1943-2013) »
by Stephen Plog(anthropology)

Cyrus Levinthal (1922-1990)

Cyrus Levinthal (1922-1990) »
by Eduardo Macagno, Barry Honig, and Larry Chasin(genetics)

Victoria A. Fromkin 	(1923-2000)

Victoria A. Fromkin (1923-2000) »
by Paul Schachter and Larry M. Hyman (anthropology)

Ascher Shapiro (1916-2004)

Ascher Shapiro (1916-2004) »
by Ronald F. Probstein (engineering sciences)

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