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Authors by Nationality/Profession

Name Date Nationality Profession Quotes
Aage Bohr Aage Bohr 1922-2009 Danish 7
Abdul Qadeer Khan Abdul Qadeer Khan 1936- Pakistani 11
Albert A. Michelson Albert A. Michelson 1852 – 1931 American 9
Alessandro Volta Alessandro Volta 1745 – 1827 Italian 12
André-Marie Ampère André-Marie Ampère 1775 – 1836 French 14
Arnold Sommerfeld Arnold Sommerfeld 1868 – 1951 German 12
Arthur Compton Arthur Compton 1892 – 1962 American 11
Avicenna Ibn Sina Avicenna Ibn Sina 980-1037 Iranian 9
Benjamin Thompson Benjamin Thompson 1753 – 1814 British 8
Brian Cox Brian Cox 1968 - British 20
C. V. Raman C. V. Raman 1888 – 1970 Indian 12
Charles-Augustin de Coulomb Charles-Augustin de Coulomb 1736 – 1806 French 4
Chen-Ning Yang Chen-Ning Yang 1922 - American 14
Enrico Fermi Enrico Fermi 1901 – 1954 Italian 15
Ernest Rutherford Ernest Rutherford 1871 – 1937 New Zealander 17
Ernst Ising Ernst Ising 1900 – 1998 German 0
Ernst Mach Ernst Mach 1838 – 1916 Austrian 21
Erwin Schrödinger Erwin Schrödinger 1887 – 1961 Austrian 18
Evangelista Torricelli Evangelista Torricelli 1608 – 1647 Italian 10
Gabby Douglas Gabby Douglas 1995- American 25
Georg Ohm Georg Ohm 1789 – 1854 German 12
George Gamow George Gamow 1904 – 1968 Russian 18
Gustav Kirchhoff Gustav Kirchhoff 1824 – 1887 German 2
Gustav Ludwig Hertz Gustav Ludwig Hertz 1887 – 1975 German 9
Hans Bethe Hans Bethe 1906 – 2005 German 19
Hans Christian Ørsted Hans Christian Ørsted 1777 – 1851 Danish 8
Heike Kamerlingh Onnes Heike Kamerlingh Onnes 1853 – 1926 Dutch 15
Heinrich Hertz Heinrich Hertz 1857 – 1894 German 22
Hendrik Lorentz Hendrik Lorentz 1853 – 1928 Dutch 21
Henri Becquerel Henri Becquerel 1852 – 1908 French 14
Henry Moseley Henry Moseley 1887 – 1915 British 11
Hippocrates Hippocrates 460BC-370BC Greek 21
Homi J. Bhabha Homi J. Bhabha 1909 – 1966 Indian 24
Isaac Newton Isaac Newton 1643-1727 British 0
John Locke John Locke 1632-1704 British 16
Khaled Hosseini Khaled Hosseini 1965- American 0
Marie Curie Marie Curie 1867-1934 Polish 0
Nikola Tesla Nikola Tesla 1856-1943 American 19
Sally Ride Sally Ride 1951 – 2012 American 27
Viktor Frankl Viktor Frankl 1905-1997 Austrian 26