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:

Herbert E. Wright Jr. (1917-2015)

Herbert E. Wright Jr. (1917-2015) »
by H. John B. Birks (environmental sciences and ecology)

Karl W. Butzer (1934-2016)

Karl W. Butzer (1934-2016) »
by B.L. Turner II (human environmental sciences)

John A. Schellman (1924-2014)

John A. Schellman (1924-2014) »
by Robert L. Baldwin and Peter H. von Hippel (biophysics and computational biology)

Eloise R. Giblett (1921-2009)

Eloise R. Giblett (1921-2009) »
by Arno G. Motulsky and Stanley M. Gartler (medical genetics, hematology and oncology)

Robert N. Hall (1919-2016)

Robert N. Hall (1919-2016) »
by Gerald D. Mahan (applied physical sciences)

Charles H. DePuy (1927-2013)

Charles H. DePuy (1927-2013) »
by Veronica M. Bierbaum and Robert Damrauer (chemistry)

Walter H. Stockmayer (1914-2004)

Walter H. Stockmayer (1914-2004) »
by Jeffrey Kovac and Marshall Fixman (chemistry)

Waldo Wedel (1908-1996)

Waldo Wedel (1908-1996) »
by John O'Shea (anthropology)

Bohdan Paczynski (1940-2007)

Bohdan Paczynski (1940-2007) »
by Bruce T. Draine (astronomy)

Eugene D. Commins (1932-2015)

Eugene D. Commins (1932-2015) »
by Persis S. Drell (physics)

Don L. Anderson (1933-2014)

Don L. Anderson (1933-2014) »
by Thorne Lay (geology)

Andrew A. Benson (1917-2015)

Andrew A. Benson (1917-2015) »
by Bob B. Buchanan, Roland Douce, Govindjee, Harmut K. Lichtenthaler and Roger E. Summons (plant biology)

Linday S. Olive (1917-1988)

Linday S. Olive (1917-1988) »
by Maarten Chrispeels (plant biology)

William R. Dickinson (1931-2015)

William R. Dickinson (1931-2015) »
by Jon Spencer (geology)

Martin L. Perl (1927-2014)

Martin L. Perl (1927-2014) »
by Gary Feldman, John Jaros, and Rafe H. Schindler (physics)

Lincoln Wolfenstein (1923-2015)

Lincoln Wolfenstein (1923-2015) »
by Barry R. Holstein (physics)

Seymour Lipset (1922-2006)

Seymour Lipset (1922-2006) »
by Claude S. Fischer and Ann Swidler (social and political sciences)

Bruce Winstein (1943-2011)

Bruce Winstein (1943-2011) »
by Melvyn J. Shochet and Michael S. Turner (physics)

Anthony F.C. Wallace (1923-2015)

Anthony F.C. Wallace (1923-2015) »
by Greg Urban (anthropology)

Donald E. White (1914-2002)

Donald E. White (1914-2002) »
by L.J. Patrick Muffler (geology)

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