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:

Tom L. Phillips (1931-2018)

Tom L. Phillips (1931-2018) »
by William A. DiMichele (plant biology)

Joseph G. Polchinski (1954-2018)

Joseph G. Polchinski (1954-2018) »
by Edward Witten (physics)

Arthur Pardee (1921-2019)

Arthur Pardee (1921-2019) »
by Alfred L. Goldberg and Thoru Pederson (cellular and developmental biology)

Ralph Cicerone (1943-2016)

Ralph Cicerone (1943-2016) »
by Barbara J. Finlayson-Pitts, Diane E. Griffin, V. Ramanathan, Barbara Schaal, and Susan E. Trumbore (geophysics)

Paul Talalay (1923-2019)

Paul Talalay (1923-2019) »
by Theresa Shapiro and Phillip Cole (biochemistry)

Alfred G. Redfield (1929-2019)

Alfred G. Redfield (1929-2019) »
by Thomas C. Pochapsky (biophysics and computational biology)

Norman Myers (1934-2019)

Norman Myers (1934-2019) »
by Peter H. Raven and Stuart Pimm (environmental sciences and ecology)

Russell F. Doolittle (1931-2019)

Russell F. Doolittle (1931-2019) »
by Jack Kyte (biochemistry)

Emanuel Margoliash (1920-2008)

Emanuel Margoliash (1920-2008) »
by Indrani Mukharji (biochemistry)

E. Bright Wilson Jr. (1908-1992)

E. Bright Wilson Jr. (1908-1992) »
by Dudley R. Herschbach (chemistry)

Kenneth O. Emery (1914-1998)

Kenneth O. Emery (1914-1998) »
by David G. Aubrey (geology)

Daniel D. Joseph (1929-2011)

Daniel D. Joseph (1929-2011) »
by Katepalli R. Sreenivasan (engineering sciences)

Joseph G. Polchinski (1954-2018)

Joseph G. Polchinski (1954-2018) »
by Raphael Bousso, Fernando Quevedo, and Steven Weinberg (physics)

Henry Taube (1915-2005)

Henry Taube (1915-2005) »
by Peter C. Ford and Thomas J. Meyer (chemistry)

Robert Wasserman (1926-2018)

Robert Wasserman (1926-2018) »
by Robert J. Cousins and Sylvia Christakos (animal, nutritional, and applied microbial sciences)

Bertram Kostant (1928-2017)

Bertram Kostant (1928-2017) »
by Nolan Wallach (mathematics)

Martha Vaughan (1926-2018)

Martha Vaughan (1926-2018) »
by Joel Moss, Edward D. Korn, Christopher Wanjek and Michael Gottesman (medical physiology and metabolism)

Roy D'Andrade (1931-2016)

Roy D'Andrade (1931-2016) »
by Richard A. Shweder (anthropology)

Thressa Stadtman (1920-2016)

Thressa Stadtman (1920-2016) »
by Vadim N. Gladyshev, P. Boon Chock, and Rodney L. Levine (biochemistry)

Armand Borel (1923-2003)

Armand Borel (1923-2003) »
by Mark Goresky (mathematics)

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