Scientist celebrities

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Salima Ikram Facts

Salima Ikram is a professor of Egyptology at the American University in Cairo, a participant in many Egyptian archaeological projects, the author of several books on Egyptian archaeology, a contributor to various magazines and a frequent guest on per

Ernesto Foldats Facts

Dr. Ernesto Foldats Andins (1925 – 2003), was born in Latvia, as Ernests Foldāts. He later moved to Venezuela, where he became a successful botanist and orchidologist. He has held numerous official positions, e.g. Director of the School of Biology

Ron J. Johnston Facts

Ron Johnston Recipient of the Vautrin Lud International Geography Prize

Alexei Kosygin Facts

Alexei Nikolayevich Kosygin (Russian: Алексе́й Никола́евич Косы́гин, Aleksej Nikolajevič Kosygin; 21 February [O.S. 5 March] 1904 – 18 December 1980) was a Soviet-Russian statesman during the Cold War. Kosygin was born

Patrick Michel Facts

Patrick Michel (born February 25, 1970, in Saint-Tropez, France) is a French planetary scientist, Senior Researcher at CNRS (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique), leader of the team TOP (Theories and Observations in Planetology) of the Lagra

Maurice Hill Facts

Maurice Neville Hill FRS (29 May 1919 – 11 January 1966) was a British marine geophysicist.

Dusa McDuff Facts

Dusa McDuff (born 18 October 1945) is an English mathematician who works on symplectic geometry. She has been awarded the first Satter Prize and become a Noether Lecturer and a fellow in the Royal Society.

Toni Frohoff Facts

Prince Edward, Duke of Kent Facts

Prince Edward, Duke of Kent, KG, GCMG, GCVO, ADC(P) (Edward George Nicholas Paul Patrick; born 9 October 1935) is a grandchild of King George V and Queen Mary. He has held the title of Duke of Kent since the death of his father in 1942.

Gilberto Camara Facts

Gilberto Câmara (born 29 March 1956) is a Brazilian computer scientist and former director of Brazil’s National Institute for Space Research (INPE) (between 2006—2013). He was head of INPE’s Image Processing Division from 1991 to 1996 and Direct

John Kim Facts

Jeongbin John Kim (born 1947) is the Rockwell International Distinguished Professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering in the UCLA Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science, since 1993. He currently resides in Calabasas, California

James Abegglen Facts

James Christian Abegglen (1926–2007) was an American business theorist and Professor in Management and Economics at Sophia University. He was one of the founders of the Boston Consulting Group (BCG) in 1963, and the first representative director of