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:

E-an Zen (1928-2014)

E-an Zen (1928-2014) »
by Daniel H. Doctor and Susan W. Kieffer (Geology)

Charles D. Michener (1918-2015)

Charles D. Michener (1918-2015) »
by Mary Jane West-Eberhard and Michael S. Engel (Evolutionary Biology)

Howard W. Emmons (1912-1998)

Howard W. Emmons (1912-1998) »
by Frederick H. Abernathy, Richard E. Kronauer, Richard I. Land, and Howard A. Stone (Engineering Sciences)

Michel Boudart (1924-2012)

Michel Boudart (1924-2012) »
by Ricardo B. Levy, Jim Dumesic, James A. Cusumano, and Enrique Iglesia (Chemistry)

Heinrich D. Holland (1927-2012)

Heinrich D. Holland (1927-2012) »
by James F. Kasting (Geology)

Oscar L. Miller, Jr. (1925-2012)

Oscar L. Miller, Jr. (1925-2012) »
by Jospeh G. Gall (Cellular and Developmental Biology)

David M. Raup (1933-2015)

David M. Raup (1933-2015) »
by Michael Foote and Arnold I. Miller (Geology)

George E. Palade (1912-2008)

George E. Palade (1912-2008) »
by Marilyn G. Farquhar (Cellular and Developmental Biology)

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)

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