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Ronald William Prest Drever was born on October 1931 and died on March 7, 2017. He was a Scottish experimental physicist. Drever served as the Professor Emeritus at the California Institute of Technology, co-founded the LIGO project, and was a co-inventor of the Pound–Drever–Hall technique for laser stabilisation. His work was instrumental in the first ..

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Stephen Alan “Steve” Ross was born on February 3, 1944 and died on March 3, 2017. He was the inaugural Franco Modigliani Professor of Financial Economics at the MIT Sloan School of Management. Ross was known for initiating several important theories and models in financial economics. Ross was also a well known published author in ..

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Thomas Earl Starzl was born on March 11, 1926, in Le Mars, Iowa, and died on March 4, 2017. He was an American physician, researcher, and expert on organ transplants. Starzl performed the first human liver transplants and has often been referred to as “the father of modern transplantation. Thomas Starzl attended Westminster College in ..

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Mostafa Abdel Hamid el-Abbadi was born on October 10, 1928, Cairo, and died on February 13, 2017, Alexandria. He was a prominent historian of Greco-Roman Egypt and an Egyptian public intellectual. Before his death, he was the Emeritus Professor in Classics at the Alexandria University, he was credited with proposing the revival of the ancient ..

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Dag Østerberg was born on November 9, 1938, in Trondheim and died on February 22, 2017. He was a Norwegian sociologist, philosopher, and musicologist. His parents were police officer Erling Østerberg and Jørgine Sofie Kleven. Dag Østerberg was a central contributor to the so-called positivism debate in the 1960s and 1970s. Østerberg was appointed a ..

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Mushi Santappa was born in 1923 and died in 2017. He was an Indian polymer chemist, leather technologist and a vice-chancellor of Sri Venkateswara University and the University of Madras. Santappa was one of the founder directors of Avanti Leathers Limited and was known for his researches on the synthesis of graft copolymers, the properties ..

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