Heike Kamerlingh Onnes was born on September 21, 1853 at Groningen, Netherlands.
He pioneered refrigeration techniques and discovered superconductivity, the total lack of electrical resistance in certain materials when cooled to a temperature near absolute zero.
Kamerlingh Onnes entered the University of Groningen and obtained his ‘candidaats’ degree the following year. He obtained the doctor’s degree in 1879.
Was a German physicist who won the 1914 Nobel Prize in physics for his discovery of X-ray crystallography which helps in determining the arrangement of atoms in some substances.
Was an eminent American physicist who revolutionized the fields of electronics and magnetic resonance imaging.
was an American biologist and University Professor in the Department of Geosciences at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.
Albert Abraham Michelson was an American physicist known for his work on the measurement of the speed of light and especially for the Michelson–Morley experiment
A Scottish chemist who discovered the noble gases.
Was a German physiologist and psychologist widely credited as the founder of experimental psychology.
An Austrian physicist who worked on nuclear physics.
Abdul Qadeer Khan is a Pakistani nuclear scientist and a metallurgical engineer
Was a German-born American theoretical physicist who is credited as one fo the founders of quantum physics.