American Men & Women of Science 1992-93: A Biographical Directory of Today's Leaders in Physical, Biological and Related Sciences

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Gale, 1992 - Scholars - 8228 pages
"Continues to be the standard reference tool in its field."--BOOKLIST. "...the prime reference in the field..."--REFERENCE & RESEARCH BOOK NEWS. Your most authoritative resource for information on over 125,000 leading U.S. & Canadian scientists & engineers, the new 18th edition of this prestigious multi-volume directory has been extensively updated with more than 65 percent new or substantially revised entries. Ranging across ten major disciplines & 171 National Science Foundation subdisciplines, it identifies & profiles leading experts in all the physical, biological & related sciences - from Acoustics to Zoology. What's more, its Discipline Index makes it easy to locate the leading authorities in each field. All figures selected for inclusion have established exceptional scientific credentials - through experience & training, distinguished research, or selection to a post of recognized responsibility. Their entries include such vital background details as birthplace & date, field of expertise, education, experience, concurrent positions, honors & awards, research focus, professional memberships & mailing address. For 85 years AMERICAN MEN & WOMEN OF SCIENCE has been indispensable to scientists, research administrators, consulting firms, government agencies, publishers, journalists & college & university administrators researching North America's most accomplished scientific authorities. Now more than ever, the new 18th Edition continues that great tradition. Published triennially.

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Contents

DISCIPLINE INDEX
1
CHEMISTRY
166
COMPUTER SCIENCES
252
ENGINEERING
267
MATHEMATICS
387
Combinatorics Finite Mathematics
397
Mathematics General
403
Number Theory
411
Atomic Molecular Physics
486
Electromagnetism
492
Nuclear Structure
499
Physics General
507
Plasma Physics
518
Solid State Physics
524
Theoretical Physics
530
Other Physics
536

Other Mathematics
417
PHYSICS ASTRONOMY
478
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