Facts on California Institute of Technology faculty

Linus Pauling

Was an American chemist, bio-chemist, author, educator and peace-activist.

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Murray Gell-Mann

Is an American physicist who is credited with the introduction of the concept of quarks.

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Richard Feynman

Was an American Theoretical Physicist known for his contributions to the development of quantum electro dynamics.

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Thomas Hunt Morgan

Was an American biologist known for his extensive work in species variation among many other scientific breakthroughs.

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Max Delbruck

Was a biophysicist of German-American descent, known widely for his work on bacteria and other significant biological discoveries.

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J. Robert Oppenheimer

Was an American nuclear theoretical physicist and science administrator also known as the “father of the atomic bomb”.

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Ahmed Zewail

Ahmed Hassan Zewail is an Egyptian scientist

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Arnold Orville Beckman

Arnold Orville Beckman was an American industrialist, investor, inventor, chemist, and philanthropist

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George Beadle

was an American scientist in the field of genetics, and Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine Nobel laureate who with Edward Lawrie Tatum discovered the role of genes in regulating biochemical events within cells in 1958.

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Kip S. Thorne

An American theoretical physicist.

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