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:

G. Gilbert Ashwell (1916-2014)

G. Gilbert Ashwell (1916-2014) »
by John A. Hanover and William B. Jakoby (biochemistry)

Merrill W. Chase (1905-2004)

Merrill W. Chase (1905-2004) »
by Carol L. Moberg (immunology and inflammation)

George W. Whitehead Jr. (1918-2004)

George W. Whitehead Jr. (1918-2004) »
by Haynes R. Miller (mathematics)

S. I. Weissman (1912-2007)

S. I. Weissman (1912-2007) »
by Noboru Hirota, Alfred Holtzer, Gerd Kothe, and James Norris (chemistry)

Leo Brewer (1919-2005)

Leo Brewer (1919-2005) »
by Gabor A. Somorjai (chemistry)

Harry H. Wasserman (1920-2013)

Harry H. Wasserman (1920-2013) »
by Jerome A. Berson and Samuel J. Danishefsky (chemistry)

Norman M. Kroll (1922-2004)

Norman M. Kroll (1922-2004) »
by Joseph Kroll, Julius Kuti, and Mal Ruderman (physics)

Howard L. Bachrach (1920-2008)

Howard L. Bachrach (1920-2008) »
by George F. Vande Woude (animal, nutritional, and applied microbial sciences)

Saunders Mac Lane (1909-2005)

Saunders Mac Lane (1909-2005) »
by Robion Kirby (mathematics)

Shirley W. Jeffrey (1930-2014)

Shirley W. Jeffrey (1930-2014) »
by Simon W. Wright, Gustaaf M. Hallegraeff, and R. Fauzi C. Mantoura (plant biology)

Richard J. Reed (1922-2008)

Richard J. Reed (1922-2008) »
by John M. Wallace (geophysics)

Terrell L. Hill (1917-2014)

Terrell L. Hill (1917-2014) »
by Ralph V. Chamberlin and William A. Eaton (biophysics and computational biology)

Hermann A. Haus (1925-2003)

Hermann A. Haus (1925-2003) »
by Erich P. Ippen (engineering sciences)

Christian B. Anfinsen (1916-1995)

Christian B. Anfinsen (1916-1995) »
by Alan N. Schechter (biochemistry)

Irwin C. Gunsalus (1912-2008)

Irwin C. Gunsalus (1912-2008) »
by Hans Frauenfelder, Stephen G. Sligar, and Ralph S. Wolfe (biochemistry)

Ward H. Goodenough (1919-2013)

Ward H. Goodenough (1919-2013) »
by Patrick V. Kirch (anthropology)

Bruno Zumino (1923-2014)

Bruno Zumino (1923-2014) »
by Mary K. Gaillard (physics)

Eugene Shoemaker (1928-1997)

Eugene Shoemaker (1928-1997) »
by Susan W. Kieffer (geology)

Harold Agnew (1921-2013)

Harold Agnew (1921-2013) »
by Richard L. Garwin (physics)

Harold C. Bold (1909-1987)

Harold C. Bold (1909-1987) »
by Bruce C. Parker and R. Malcolm Brown Jr. (plant biology)

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