NATIONAL MEDAL OF SCIENCE RECIPIENTS 1962-200x

2008
2007
Fay Ajzenberg-Selove - University of Pennsylvania
Mostafa El-Sayed - Georgia Institute of Technology
Leonard Kleinrock - University of California, Los Angeles
Robert Lefkowitz - Duke University
Bert W. O'Malley - Baylor College of Medicine
Charles P. Slichter - UIUC
Andrew J. Viterbi - University of Southern California
David Wineland - NIST - Boulder, CO (1989 Nobel)
2006
Bass, Hyman University of Michigan
Caruthers, Marvin H. University of Colorado
Colwell, Rita R. University of Maryland
Dervan, Peter B. California Institute of Technology
Fedoroff, Nina V. The Pennsylvania State University
Kleppner, Daniel Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Langer, Robert S. Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Stryer, Lubert Stanford University
2005
Achenbach, Jan D. Northwestern University
Alpher, Ralph A. The Dudley Observatory
Bower, Gordon H. Stanford University
Efron, Bradley Stanford University
Fauci, MD, Anthony S. National Institutes of Health
Marks, Tobin J. Northwestern University
Thompson, Lonnie G. The Ohio State University
Wiesel, Torsten N. The Rockefeller University
2004
Arrow, Kenneth J. Stanford University
Borlaug, Norman E. Texas A&M University
Clayton, Robert N. University of Chicago
Lightfoot, Edwin N. University of Wisconsin, Madison
Lippard, Stephen J. Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sharp, Phillip A. Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Starzl, Thomas E. University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Sullivan, Dennis P. City University of New York
2003
Bishop, J. Michael University of California, San Francisco
Dalrymple, G. Brent Oregon State University
de Boor, Carl R. University of Wisconsin, Madison
Giacconi, Riccardo Johns Hopkins University
Luce, R. Duncan University of California, Irvine
Prausnitz, John M. University of California, Berkeley
Snyder, Solomon H. Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Yanofsky, Charles Stanford University
2002
Beranek, Leo L. BBN Technologies
Brauman, John I. Stanford University
Darnell, James E. The Rockefeller University
Garwin, Richard L. Council on Foreign Relations
Glimm, James G. State University of New York at Stony Brook
Morgan, W. Jason Princeton University
Witkin, Evelyn M. Rutgers University
Witten, Edward Institute for Advanced Study
2001
Acrivos, Andreas City College of the City University of New York
Ayala, Francisco J. University of California, Irvine
Bass, George F. Texas A&M University
Capecchi, Mario R. University of Utah School of Medicine
Cohen, Marvin L. University of California, Berkeley
Davidson, Ernest R. Indiana University Chemistry
Davis, Raymond Brookhaven National Laboratory
Graybiel, Ann M. Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Keeling, Charles D. Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Likens, Gene E. Institute of Ecosystem Studies
McKusick, Victor A. Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Rao, Calyampudi R. Pennsylvania State University
Somorjai, Gabor A. University of California, Berkeley
Stein, Elias M. Princeton University
Varmus, Harold Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
2000
Andreasen, Nancy C. University of Iowa College of Medicine
Baldeschwieler, John D. California Institute of Technology
Becker, Gary S. University of Chicago
Fung, Yuan-Cheng B. University of California at San Diego
Hirschmann, Ralph F. University of Pennsylvania
Lamb, JR., Willis E. University of Arizona
Ostriker, Jeremiah P. Princeton University
Raven, Peter H. Missouri Botanical Garden and Washington University
Thompson, John Griggs Science University of Florida
Uhlenbeck, Karen K. University of Texas at Austin
White, Gilbert F. University of Colorado 2
Woese, Carl R. University of Illinois
1999
David Baltimore, California Institute of Technology
Felix E. Browder, Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ
Ronald R. Coifman, Yale University
James W. Cronin, The Enrico Fermi Institute, The University of Chicago
Jared Diamond, UCLA Medical School
Leo P. Kadanoff, The James Franck Institute, The University of Chicago
Lynn Margulis, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Stuart A. Rice, The James Franck Institute, The University of Chicago
John Ross, Stanford University
Susan Solomon, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Boulder
Robert M. Solow, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Kenneth N. Stevens, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
1998
Bruce N. Ames, University of California, Berkeley
Don L. Anderson, California Institute of Technology
John N. Bahcall, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton University
John W. Cahn, National Institute of Standards and Technology
Cathleen Synge Morawetz, Courant Institute, New York University
Janet D. Rowley, University of Chicago
Eli Ruckenstein, State University of New York at Buffalo
George M. Whitesides, Harvard University
William Julius Wilson, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University
1997
William K. Estes, Harvard University
Darleane C. Hoffman, University of California, Berkeley Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory
Harold S. Johnston, University of California, Berkeley
Marshall N. Rosenbluth, University of California, San Diego
Martin Schwarzschild*, Princeton University
James D. Watson, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Robert A. Weinberg, Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research and Harvard University
George W. Wetherill, Carnegie Institution of Washington
Shing-Tung Yau, Harvard University
1996
Wallace S. Broecker, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University
Norman Davidson, California Institute of Technology
James L. Flanagan, Rutgers University
Richard M. Karp, University of California, Berkeley and University of Washington
C. Kumar N. Patel, University of California, Los Angeles
Ruth Patrick, Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia
Paul A. Samuelson, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Stephen Smale, University of California, Berkeley
1995
Thomas R. Cech, University of Colorado
Hans G. Dehmelt, University of Washington
Peter Goldreich, California Institute of Technology
Hermann A. Haus, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Isabella L. Karle, Naval Research Laboratory
Louis Nirenberg, Courant Institute, New York University
Alexander Rich, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Roger N. Shepard, Stanford University
1994
Ray W. Chough, University of California, Berkeley
John Cocke, IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
Thomas Eisner, Cornell University
George S. Hammond, Bowling Green State University
Robert K. Merton, Columbia University and Russell Sage Foundation
Elizabeth F. Neufeld, UCLA School of Medicine
Albert W. Overhauser, Purdue University
Frank Press, National Academy of Sciences
1993
Alfred Y. Cho, AT&T Bell Laboratories
Donald J. Cram, University of California, Los Angeles
Val L. Fitch, Princeton University
Norman Hackerman, The Robert A. Welch Foundation
Martin D. Kruskal, Rutgers University
Daniel Nathans, Johns Hopkins University
Vera C. Rubin, Carnegie Institution of Washington
Salome G. Waelsch, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
1992
Eleanor J. Gibson, Cornell University
Allen Newell, Carnegie Mellon University
Calvin F. Quate, Stanford University
Eugene M. Shoemaker, U. S. Geological Survey
Howard E. Simmons, Jr., E. I. du Pont de Nemours
Maxine F. Singer, Carnegie Institution of Washington
Howard M. Temin, University of Wisconsin
John R. Whinnery, University of California, Berkeley
1991
Mary Ellen Avery, Harvard Medical School
Ronald Breslow, Columbia University
Alberto P. Calderon, The University of Chicago
Gertrude B. Elion, Burroughs Wellcome Company
George H. Heilmeier, Bellcore
Dudley R. Herschbach, Harvard University
G. Evelyn Hutchinson*, Yale University
Elvin A. Kabat, Columbia University
Robert W. Kates, Brown University
Luna B. Leopold, University of California, Berkeley
Salvador E. Luria*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Paul A. Marks, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
George A. Miller, Princeton University
Arthur L. Schawlow, Stanford University
Glenn T. Seaborg, University of California, Berkeley
Folke K. Skoog, University of Wisconsin
H. Guyford Stever, Washington, DC
Edward C. Stone, California Institute of Technology
Steven Weinberg, The University of Texas at Austin
Paul C. Zamecnik, Worcester Foundation for Experimental Biology
1990
Baruj Benacerraf, Harvard Medical School & Dana Farber Cancer Institute
Elkan R. Blout, Harvard School of Public Health
Herbert W. Boyer, University of California, San Francisco
George F. Carrier, Harvard University
Allan M. Cormack, Tufts University
Mildred S. Dresselhaus, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Karl Folkers, The University of Texas at Austin
Nick Holonyak, Jr., University of Illinois
Leonid Hurwicz, University of Minnesota
Stephen C. Kleene, University of Wisconsin
Daniel E. Koshland, Jr., University of California, Berkeley
Edward B. Lewis, California Institute Of Technology
John McCarthy, Stanford University
Edwin M. McMillan, University of California, Berkeley
David G. Nathan, The Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Robert V. Pound, Harvard University
Roger R.D. Revelle, Scripps Institution of Oceanography
John D. Roberts, California Institute of Technology
Patrick Suppes, Stanford University
E. Donnall Thomas, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
1989
Arnold O. Beckman, California Institute of Technology
Richard B. Bernstein, University of California, Los Angeles
Melvin Calvin, University of California, Berkeley
Harry G. Drickamer, University of Illinois
Katherine Esau, University of California, Santa Barbara
Herbert E. Grier, CER Corporation
Viktor Hamburger, Washington University
Samuel Karlin, Stanford University
Philip Leder, Harvard Medical School
Joshua Lederberg, The Rockefeller University
Saunders Mac Lane, The University of Chicago
Rudolph A. Marcus, California Institute of Technology
Harden M. McConnell, Stanford University
Eugene N. Parker, The University of Chicago
Robert P. Sharp, California Institute of Technology
Donald C. Spencer, Princeton University
Roger W. Sperry, California Institute of Technology
Henry M. Stommel, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Harland G. Wood, Case Western Reserve University
1988
William O. Baker, AT&T Bell Labs
Konrad E. Bloch, Harvard University
D. Allan Bromley, Yale University
Michael S. Brown, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Paul C. W. Chu, University of Houston
Stanley N. Cohen, Stanford University School of Medicine
Elias J. Corey, Harvard University
Daniel C. Drucker, University of Florida
Milton Friedman, The Hoover Institution, Stanford University
Joseph L. Goldstein, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Ralph E. Gomory, IBM Corporation
Willis M. Hawkins, Lockheed Corporation
Maurice R. Hilleman, Merck Institute for Therapeutic Research
George W. Housner, California Institute of Technology
Eric R. Kandel, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Columbia University
Joseph B. Keller, Stanford University
Walter Kohn, University of California, Santa Barbara
Norman F. Ramsey, Jr., Harvard University
Jack Steinberger, European Center for Nuclear Research
Rosalyn S. Yalow, VA Hospital, Bronx, NY
1987
Phillip H. Abelson, American Association for the Advancement of Science
Anne Anastasi, Fordham University
Robert Byron Bird, University of Wisconsin
Raoul Bott, Harvard University
Michael E. DeBakey, Baylor College of Medicine
Theodor O. Diener, U. S. Department of Agriculture
Harry Eagle, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Walter M. Elsasser, Johns Hopkins University
Michael H. Freedman, University of California, San Diego
William S. Johnson, Stanford University
Har Gobind Khorana, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Paul C. Lauterbur, University of Illinois
Rita Levi-Montalcini, Italian National Research Council
George E. Pake, Xerox Corporation
H. Bolton Seed, University of California, Berkeley
George J. Stigler, The University of Chicago
Walter H. Stockmayer, Dartmouth College
Max Tishler, Wesleyan University
James A. Van Allen, University of Iowa
Ernst Weber, Polytechnic Institute of New York
1986
Solomon J. Buchsbaum, Bell Telephone Laboratories
Stanley Cohen, Vanderbilt University
Horace R. Crane, University of Michigan
Herman Feshbach, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Harry B. Gray, California Institute of Technology
Donald A. Henderson, Johns Hopkins University
Robert Hofstadter, Stanford University
Peter D. Lax, New York University
Yuan T. Lee, University of California, Berkeley
Hans W. Liepmann, California Institute of Technology
T. Y. Lin, T.Y. Lin, International
Carl S. Marvel, University of Arizona
V. B. Mountcastle, Johns Hopkins University
Bernard M. Oliver, NASA Ames Research Center
George E. Palade, Yale University
Herbert A. Simon, Carnegie Mellon University
Joan A. Steitz, Yale University
Frank H. Westheimer, Harvard University
Chen Ning Yang, State University of New York at Stony Brook
Antoni Zygmund, The University of Chicago
1985
No Awards given.
1984
No Awards given.
1983
Howard L. Bachrach, Plum Island Animal Disease Center, USDA
Paul Berg, Stanford University Medical Center
E. Margaret Burbidge, University of California, San Diego
Maurice Goldhaber, Brookhaven National Laboratory
Herman H. Goldstine, Institute for Advanced Study
William R. Hewlett, Hewlett-Packard Company
Roald Hoffman, Cornell University
Helmut E. Landsberg, University of Maryland
George M. Low*, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Walter H. Munk, University of California, San Diego
George C. Pimentel, University of California, Berkeley
Frederick Reines, University of California, Irvine
Wendell L. Roelofs, Cornell University
Bruno B. Rossi, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Berta Scharrer, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Robert J. Schrieffer, University of Pennsylvania
Isadore M. Singer, University of California, Berkeley
John G. Trump*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Richard N. Zare, Stanford University
1982
Philip W. Anderson, Bell Telephone Laboratories
Seymour Benzer, California Institute of Technology
Glenn W. Burton, Coastal Plain Experimental Station, USDA
Mildred Cohn, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
F. Albert Cotton, Texas A&M University
Edward H. Heinemann, General Dynamics Corporation
Donald L. Katz, University of Michigan
Yoichiro Nambu, Enrico Fermi Institute of Nuclear Studies
Marshall H. Stone, University of Massachusetts
Gilbert Stork, Columbia University
Edward Teller, Hoover Institute on War, Peace, and Revolution, Stanford University
Charles H. Townes, University of California, Berkeley
1981
Philip Handler, National Academy of Sciences
1980
No Awards given.
1979
Robert H. Burris, University of Wisconsin
Elizabeth C. Crosby, University of Michigan
Joseph L. Doob, University of Illinois
Richard P. Feynman, California Institute of Technology
Donald E. Knuth, Stanford University
Arthur Kornberg, Stanford University School of Medicine
Emmett N. Leith, University of Michigan
Herman F. Mark, Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn
Raymond D. Mindlin, Columbia University
Robert N. Noyce, Intel Corporation
Severo Ochoa, New York University
Earl R. Parker, University of California, Berkeley
Edward M. Purcell, Harvard University
Simon Ramo, Thompson, Ramo, Wooldridge, Inc.
John H. Sinfelt, ESSO Research & Engineering Company
Lyman Spitzer, Jr., Princeton University
Earl R. Stadtman, National Institutes of Health
Ledyard G. Stebbins, University of California, Davis
Paul A. Weiss, Rockefeller University
Victor F. Weisskopf, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
1978
No Awards given.
1977
No Awards given.
1976
Morris Cohen, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Kurt O. Friedrichs, New York University
Peter C. Goldmark, Goldmark Communications Corp.
Samuel A. Goudsmit, University of Nevada
Roger C. L. Guillemin, Salk Institute of Biological Studies
Herbert S. Gutowsky, University of Illinois
Erwin W. Mueller*, Pennsylvania State University
Keith R. Porter, University of Colorado at Boulder
Efraim Racker, Cornell University
Frederick D. Rossini, Rice University
Verner E. Suomi, University of Wisconsin
Henry Taube, Stanford University
George F. Uhlenbeck, Rockefeller University
Hassler Whitney, Princeton University
Edward O. Wilson, Harvard University
1975
John Backus, IBM
Manson Benedict, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Hans A. Bethe, Cornell University
Shiing-shen Chern, University of California, Berkeley
George B. Dantzig, Stanford University
Hallowell Davis, Central Institute for the Deaf, Washington University
Paul Gyorgy*, University of Pennsylvania Medical School
Sterling Hendricks, U. S. Department of Agriculture
Joseph Hirschfelder, University of Wisconsin
William H. Pickering, California Institute of Technology
Lewis H. Sarett, Merck, Sharp & Dohme Research Lab
Frederick E. Terman, Stanford University
Orville A. Vogel, Washington State University
Werner von Braun, National Aeronautics & Space Administration
E. Bright Wilson, Harvard University
Chein-Shiung Wu, Columbia University
1974
Nicolaas Bloembergen, Harvard University
Britton Chance, University of Pennsylvania
Erwin Chargaff, Columbia University
Paul John Flory, Stanford University
William A. Fowler, California Institute of Technology
Kurt Godel, Institute for Advanced Study
Rudolf Kompfner, Stanford University
James V. Neel, University of Michigan Medical School
Linus Pauling, Stanford University
Ralph B. Peck, University of Illinois
K. S. Pitzer, University of California, Berkeley
James A. Shannon, Rockefeller University
Abel Wolman, Johns Hopkins University
1973
Daniel I. Arnon, University of California, Berkeley
Carl Djerassi, Stanford University
Harold E. Edgerton, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
William M. Ewing, The Marine Institute, The University of Texas Medical Branch
Arie J. Haagen-Smit, California Institute of Technology
Vladimir Haensel, Universal Oil Products Company
Frederick Seitz, Rockefeller University
Earl W. Sutherland, University of Miami
John W. Tukey, Princeton University
Richard T. Whitcomb, Langley Research Center
Robert R. Wilson, Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
1972
No Awards given.
1971
No Awards given.
1970
Richard D. Brauer, Harvard University
Robert H. Dicke, Princeton University
Barbara McClintock, Carnegie Institution of Washington
George E. Mueller, General Dynamics Corporation
Albert B. Sabin, Weizmann Institute of Science
Allan R. Sandage, California Institute of Technology
John C. Slater, University of Florida
John A. Wheeler, Princeton University
Saul Winstein*, University of California, Los Angeles
1969
Herbert C. Brown, Purdue University
William Feller*, Princeton University
Robert J. Huebner, National Cancer Institute
Jack S. C. Kilby, Texas Instruments, Inc.
Ernst Mayr, Harvard University
Wolfgang K.H. Panofsky, Stanford University
1968
H. Albert Barker, University of California, Berkeley
Paul D. Bartlett, Harvard University
Bernard B. Brodie, National Institutes of Health
Detlev W. Bronk, Rockefeller University
J. Presper Eckert, Sperry Rand Corporation
Herbert Friedman, Naval Research Laboratory
Jay L. Lush, Iowa State University
Nathan M. Newmark, University of Illinois
Jerzy Neyman, University of California, Berkeley
Lars Onsager, Yale University
B. Frederic Skinner, Harvard University
Eugene P. Wigner, Princeton University
1967
Jesse W. Beams, University of Virginia
Francis Birch, Harvard University
Gregory Breit, Yale University
Paul J. Cohen, Stanford University
Kenneth S. Cole, National Institutes of Health
Louis P. Hammett, Columbia University
Harry F. Harlow, University of Wisconsin
Michael Heidelberger, New York University
George B. Kistiakowsky, Harvard University
Edwin H. Land, Polaroid Corporation
Igor I. Sikorsky, Sikorsky Aircraft Division
Alfred H. Sturtevant, California Institute of Technology
1966
Jacob A. B. Bjerknes, University of California, Los Angeles
Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar, The University of Chicago
Henry Eyring, University of Utah
E. F. Knipling, U. S. Department of Agriculture
Fritz A. Lipmann, Rockefeller University
John W. Milnor, Princeton University
William C. Rose, University of Illinois
Claude E. Shannon, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
John H. Van Vleck, Harvard University
Sewall Wright, University of Wisconsin
Vladimir K. Zworykin, Radio Corporation of America
1965
John Bardeen, University of Illinois
Peter J. W. Debye, Cornell University
Hugh L. Dryden*, National Aeronautics & Space Administration
Clarence L. Johnson, Lockheed Aircraft Corporation
Leon M. Lederman, Columbia University
Warren K. Lewis, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Francis P. Rous, Rockefeller University
William W. Rubey, University of California, Berkeley
George G. Simpson, Harvard University
Donald D. Van Slyke, Brookhaven National Labs
Oscar Zariski, Harvard University
1964
Roger Adams, University of Illinois
Othmar H. Ammann, Ammann & Whitney
Theodosius Dobzhansky, Rockefeller University
Charles S. Draper, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Solomon Lefschetz, Princeton University
Neal E. Miller, Yale University
Harold M. Morse, Institute of Advanced Studies
Marshall W. Nirenberg, National Institutes of Health
Julian Schwinger, Harvard University
Harold C. Urey, University of California, San Diego
Robert B. Woodward, Harvard University
1963
Luis W. Alvarez, University of California, Berkeley
Vannevar Bush, Carnegie Institution of Washington
John R. Pierce, Bell Telephone Laboratories
Cornelis van Niel, Stanford University
Norbert Wiener, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
1962
Theodore Von Karman, California Institute of Technology

*Awarded Posthumously

Note: Institutions listed are those with which the recipients were affiliated at the time of the Award.


Your comments and suggestions are appreciated.

Big public benchmark institutions: UIUC-11; U Wisc-11; U Mich-6; UCLA-5; PSU-3; UAriz-2; OSU-1; UMinn-1; UTexas-1 U-Wash-1;
Top of heap: Stanford-34; Harvard-33 ; UC-Berkeley-28; MIT-24; Caltech-23;

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