People

Total Cataloged: 344

Howard Carter
Howard Carter
Howard Carter was a British archaeologist and Egyptologist who became world-famous after discovering the intact tomb of the 18th Dynasty Pharaoh, Tutankhamun, in November 1922.

Country of Origin: United Kingdom
Occupation(s): Archaeologist, Egyptologist
Specialty(ies): Egyptian History
Contributions catalogued: 6
George Church
George Church
George McDonald Church is an American geneticist, molecular engineer, and chemist. As of 2015, he is also known as Robert Winthrop Professor of Genetics at Harvard Medical School and Professor of Health Sciences and Technology at Harvard and MIT, and...

Country of Origin: United States of America
Occupation(s): Geneticist, Chemist
Specialty(ies): Gene Therapy, Molecular Chemistry
Max Born
Max Born
Max Born was a German-Jewish physicist and mathematician who was instrumental in the development of quantum mechanics. He also made contributions to solid-state physics and optics and supervised the work of a number of notable physicists in the 1920s and...

Country of Origin: Germany
Occupation(s): Physicist
Specialty(ies): Electromagnetism, Quantum Mechanics
Pascual Jordan
Jordan Pascual
Ernst Pascual Jordan was a theoretical and mathematical physicist who made significant contributions to quantum mechanics and quantum field theory. He contributed much to the mathematical form of matrix mechanics, and developed canonical anticommutation relations for fermions.

Country of Origin: Germany
Occupation(s): Physicist
Specialty(ies): Quantum Mechanics
Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
Aleksandr Isayevich Solzhenitsyn was a Russian novelist, historian, and short story writer. He was an outspoken critic of the Soviet Union and Communism and helped to raise global awareness of its Gulag labor camp system. He was allowed to publish...

Country of Origin: United Soviet Socialist Republic (USSR)
Occupation(s): Soldier, Novelist, Historian
Specialty(ies): Social Commentary, Free Speech Advocate, Soviet Union
Contributions catalogued: 12