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1

Who is Denton Cooley?

Pioneering heart surgeon

2

Who is Michael E DeBakey?

Pioneering heart surgeon

3

Who is chu Ching-wu?

Physicist

4

Who is Robert Denard?

Computer scientist

5

Who is Bryce Dewitt?

Physicist, codeveloped wheeler-Dewitt equation (wave function of the universe)

6

Who is Lynyrd Eugene Dickson?

Mathematician

7

Who is GB Halstead?

Mathematician

8

Who is M King Hubbert?

Geophysicist

9

Who is jack Kilby?

Electrical engineer

10

Who is Herman Joseph Muller?

Geneticist, Nobel laureate in physiology or medicine

11

Who is Ilya Prigogine?

Physicist and chemist, Nobel laureate in chemistry

12

Who is John Tate?

Mathematician, wolf prize in mathematics

13

Who is Beatrice Tinsley?

Astronomer

14

Who is Karin Uhlenbeck?

Mathematician, national medal of science

15

Who is Harry Vandivert?

Mathematician

16

Who is Stephen Weinberg?

Nobel laureate in physics

17

Who is Spencer Wells?

Geneticist and anthropologist

18

Who is John a Wheeler?

Physicist, wolf prize in physics, coined the term black hole