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:

Joaquin M. Luttinger (1923-1997)

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

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)

Noel T. Keen (1940-2002)

Noel T. Keen (1940-2002) »
by Brian Staskawicz, Alan Collmer, and Donald A. Cooksey (plant, soil, and microbial sciences)

H. Edwin Umbarger (1921-1999)

H. Edwin Umbarger (1921-1999) »
by Frederick C. Neidhardt (biochemistry)

Wilford Gardner (1925-2011)

Wilford Gardner (1925-2011) »
by William Jury (environmental sciences and ecology)

David Gottlieb (1944-2008)

David Gottlieb (1944-2008) »
by Saul Abarbanel, Sigal Gottlieb, Jan S. Hesthaven, and Chi-Wang Shu (applied mathematical sciences)

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