Stephen William Hawking was born on January 8, 1942, and died on March 14, 2018. He was an English theoretical physicist, cosmologist, author, and Director of Research at the Centre for Theoretical Cosmology within the University of Cambridge. Stephen Hawking’s scientific works included a collaboration with Roger Penrose on gravitational singularity theorems in the framework ..
Ali Asghar Khodadoust was born on October 27, 1935, and died on March 10, 2018. He was an Iranian eye surgeon specializing in corneal transplantation, in whose honor the Khodadoust rejection line is named. Khodadoust medical reputation was the result of in his extensive studies on corneal diseases and transplantation biology. He died of heart ..
John Terrence Cacioppo was born on June 12, 1951, and died on March 5, 2018. He was the Tiffany and Margaret Blake Distinguished Service Professor at the University of Chicago. Cacioppo founded the University of Chicago Center for Cognitive and Social Neuroscience and the Director of the Arete Initiative of the Office of the Vice ..
Humberto Ivar Araújo Coutinho was born on August 21, 1946 and died on January 1, 2018. He was a Brazilian physician and politician. He served as the President of the Legislative Assembly of Maranhão from 2015 until his death in his office on January 1, 2018. He was a doctor by profession, began his political ..
Bal Krishna Goyal was born on 19 November 1935 and died on 20 February 2018. He was a cardiologist and medical educationist from India. Goyal was an Honorary Consultant Cardiologist to the Texas Heart Institute at Houston, USA. He was the honorary dean and chief cardiologist at the Bombay Hospital Institute of Medical Sciences and ..
Richard Edward Taylor was born on 2 November 1929 and died on 22 February 2018. He was a Nobel Prize–winning professor emeritus at Stanford University. During 1990, Taylor shared the Nobel Prize in Physics with Jerome Friedman and Henry Kendall “for their pioneering investigations concerning deep inelastic scattering of electrons on protons and bound neutrons, ..
Samuel Allen Counter Jr. was born on July 8, 1944, in Americus, Georgia and died on July 12, 2017. He was an American neurophysiologist. He was professor of neurology at Harvard Medical School and inaugural director of the Harvard Foundation for Intercultural and Race Relations. S. Allen Counter passed away at 73 ..
Carmen Keith Conners was born on March 20, 1933, in Bingham Canyon, Utah and died on July 5, 2017. He was an American psychologist. He was best known for establishing the first standards for the diagnosis of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). He was of three children of Michael Conners, a machinist, and Merle Conners, ..
Andrzej Trzebski was born on February 2, 1928 and died on July 3, 2017. He was a Polish physiologist and neurophysiologist. As of 1971, he served as the professor in Medical University of Warsaw. He was a member of: Warsaw Scientific Society (since 1981), Polish Academy of Sciences (1983) and Polish Academy of Learning (since ..
Martha Kyrle (née Schärf) was born on April 17, 1917 in Vienna and died on July 15, 2017. She was an Austrian physician, philanthropist. She was the daughter of Adolf Schärf, the former federal president of Austria and his wife Hilda (22 April 1886 – 21 June 1956). When her mother died before her father ..