University of Cambridge

Name Area Department Start Year Stop Year Advisor
Adam SedgwickGeology Thomas Jones (grad student), John Dawson (grad student)
John Ambrose Flemingelectrical engineering1877 James Clerk Maxwell (post-doc)
Miguel Paulos Michael Green (grad student)
Augustus De Morganmathematics, logic George Peacock (grad student), William Whewell (grad student)
Richard J. EdenQuantum Theory19481951 Werner Heisenberg (grad student), Paul Adrien Maurice Dirac (grad student)
Etienne S. Bieler1923 James Chadwick (grad student)
Charlotte Froese Fischeratomic theory19511956 Douglas R. Hartree (grad student)
W. Lawrence Braggx-ray crystallography1912 Joseph John Thomson (research assistant)
Leopoldo M. FalicovTheoretical physics1959 Volker Heine (grad student)
Fay Dowker Stephen Hawking (grad student)
George PeacockMathematics Adam Sedgwick (grad student), John Hudson (grad student)
Roland MB YoungAtmospheric Physics Peter Read (grad student)
Henry G. BookerGeophysics1936 John Ashworth Ratcliffe (grad student)
Douglas R. Hartreeatomic theory19211926 Archibald V. Hill (research scientist), Ernest Rutherford (grad student)
Joseph LarmorPhysics1880 Edward John Routh (grad student)
Robert W. K. Honeycombe Egon Orowan (grad student)
Hugh Longbourne Callendarplatinum resistance thermometer1886 Joseph John Thomson (grad student)
William Whewell John Hudson (grad student), John Gough (grad student)
Max Krookapplied mathematics, astrophysics Arthur Stanley Eddington (grad student)
Andrew John SchofieldTheory of condensed matter, strongly correlated quantum systems19891993 Joseph M. Wheatley (grad student)
Niels BohrTheoretical nuclear physics1911 Joseph John Thomson (post-doc)
Harry K. D. H. Bhadeshia Robert W. K. Honeycombe (grad student)
John Desmond BernalCrystallography1923 Arthur Hutchinson (research assistant)
Evatt R. Hawkesturbulent combustion, direct numerical simulation, large-eddy simulation, solar energy19962001 R. Stewart Cant (grad student)
Maurice Goldhabernuclear physics1936 James Chadwick (grad student)
Benjamin D. Simons1991 J. Michael F. Gunn (grad student)
Thomas JonesMathematics Thomas Postlethwaite (grad student)
Freeman John Dysonq.e.d., solid-state physics, astronomy, nuclear engineering19461947 Nicholas Kemmer (research assistant)
Brian D. JosephsonCondensed Matter19611964 Philip Warren Anderson (research assistant), A. Brian Pippard (grad student)
Homi Jehangir BhabhaNuclear Physics1934 Ralph H. Fowler (grad student)
Pyotr KapitsaMagnetic Research Ernest Rutherford (research scientist)
Thomas Postlethwaite Stephen Whisson (grad student)
Harrie Masseyatomic physics, atmospheric physics Ralph H. Fowler (grad student)
James Reekie Charles Glover Barkla (grad student)
A. Brian Pippardlow-temperature physics1947 David Shoenberg (grad student)
John HopkinsonElectrical Engineering, Electromagnetism18671871 Edward John Routh (research assistant)
Maurice Stevenson Bartlettstatistics John Wishart (grad student)
Dennis W. Sciamacosmology, relativity theory1953 Paul Adrien Maurice Dirac (grad student)
Theodore T. Lymanspectroscopy of the extreme ultraviolet19011902 Joseph John Thomson (post-doc)
Stephen Whisson Walter Taylor (grad student)
Allan M. Cormack1950 Otto Robert Frisch (grad student)
Peter Alan SweetAstrophysics Fred Hoyle (grad student)
KC HuangCellular Organization1999 Guna Rajagopal (research assistant)
J.S. (竹溪) Wang (王)statistical mechanics1938 Ralph H. Fowler (grad student)
Stephen Hawkingcosmology, relativity theory1966 Dennis W. Sciama (grad student)
Michael Ison Largeatmospheric physics and astrophysics Thomas Wilson Wormell (grad student)
Walter Taylor Robert Smith (grad student)
Reginald William JamesX-ray crystallography19121914 Joseph John Thomson (grad student)
Archibald V. Hill Physiology19051914 John Newport Langley (grad student), Walter Morley Fletcher (grad student)
Victor Frederick Weisskopf1933 Paul Adrien Maurice Dirac (post-doc)
Eli Franklin Burton19041906 Joseph John Thomson (post-doc)
Arthur Llewelyn Hughes19081912 Joseph John Thomson (research assistant)
Aaron KlugTranscription factors, Biochemistry, structural chemistry Douglas R. Hartree (grad student)
Robert Newnham1960 Helen Dick Megaw (grad student)
Robert Smith Roger Cotes (grad student)
David Shoenberglow-temperature physics 1935 Pyotr Kapitsa (grad student)
Leonid A. Turkevichaerosols, finely divided solids, complex fluids19711973 Aaron Klug (research assistant)
Peter George Breretonquantum dots, quantum optics20092012 Richard T. Phillips (grad student)
Roderick O. Redman1931 Arthur Stanley Eddington (grad student)
Charles Drummond Ellisnuclear physics1924 James Chadwick (grad student), Ernest Rutherford (grad student)
Helen Dick MegawFerroelectrics John Desmond Bernal (grad student)
Isaac Newtonphysics16661669 Isaac Barrow (grad student)
E. Raymond Andrewsolid state NMR, MRI1948 David Shoenberg (grad student)
Martin O. HarwitInfrared astronomy Fred Hoyle (post-doc)
Thomas Walter Bannerman KibbleQuantum field theory and cosmology19561958 John Charlton Polkinghorne (grad student)
David Taborfrictional interaction between surfaces1939 Philip Bowden (grad student)
Lionel Robert Wilberforce1884 Joseph John Thomson (grad student)
Richard Arthur Buckingham1936 Ralph H. Fowler (grad student)
Charles Alfred Coulsonmolecular physical chemistry1936 John Lennard-Jones (grad student)
Max Bornquantum mechanics, solid-state physics, optics19061908 Joseph John Thomson (post-doc), Joseph Larmor (post-doc)
Herbert Wakefield Banks SkinnerNuclear physics1927 Ernest Rutherford (grad student)
John Charlton Polkinghorne19521955 Abdus Salam (grad student)
Philip Bowden1929 Eric Keightley Rideal (grad student)
Paul Langevinparamagnetism and diamagnetism1898 Joseph John Thomson (research assistant)
Edward Victor AppletonOptics, Electromagnetic Theory19101913 Joseph John Thomson (grad student), Ernest Rutherford (grad student)
John Lennard-Jones1924 Ralph H. Fowler (grad student)
Ernest RutherfordAtomic Structure Joseph John Thomson (grad student)
Hans Albrecht BetheParticle Theory19301931 Ralph H. Fowler (post-doc)
Roger HaydockElectronic Structure of solids1972 Volker Heine (grad student)
Ernest Charles Pollardeffects of radiation on cells and viruses1932 James Chadwick (grad student)
John Ashworth RatcliffeRadioastronomy19201924 Edward Victor Appleton (grad student)
Owen Willans RichardsonPhysics1900 Joseph John Thomson (grad student)
John William Strutt (Lord Rayleigh)Human sound localization, wave theory1868 Edward John Routh (grad student)
John BaldwinInterferometry, radio astronomy Martin Ryle (grad student)
Peter G. TuthillOptical interferometry John Baldwin (grad student)
W. Matthew. C. FoulkesElectronic Structure of solids Roger Haydock (grad student)
Gareth Wynn-WilliamsAstronomy19681971 Martin Ryle (grad student)
Cyril DombStatistical mechanics1949 Fred Hoyle (grad student)
Edward John RouthMathematics1857 William Hopkins (grad student)
James Clerk Maxwellcolour vision18511854 William Hopkins (grad student)
George Biddell AiryAstronomy1823 George Peacock (research assistant)
Abdus Salamtheoretical physics1952 Nicholas Kemmer (grad student)
Peter ReadRadioastronomy19751978 Gareth Wynn-Williams (grad student)
William HopkinsMathematics and geology1830 Adam Sedgwick (grad student)
Balthasar van der PolRadio physics19171919 Joseph John Thomson (research assistant)
Ling-Yan Hung Michael Green (grad student)
William Charles Price19361937 Thomas Martin Lowry (grad student), Ronald George Wreyford Norrish (grad student)
Michael GreenString Theory19671970 Richard J. Eden (grad student)
Maurice Henry Lecorney Pryce Ralph H. Fowler (grad student), Max Born (grad student)
Andrea Cattaneo Martin John Rees (grad student)
Alan Lindsay Greer
Susan Stepney Martin John Rees (grad student)
James M. CasselsNuclear physics1950 Otto Robert Frisch (grad student)
Thomas Stace2004 Crispin H. W. Barnes (grad student)
David H. Cobdennanoscale systems1991 Michael Pepper (grad student)
Stephen G. LipsonNon-linear Optics1965 A. Brian Pippard (grad student)
Edward Wright
Geoffrey Ingram Taylorturbulent flow Joseph John Thomson (grad student)
Alex Routh
Roger Arthur Cowley1964 William Cochran (grad student)
Dan Peter McKenzieGeophysics1966 Edward Crisp Bullard (grad student)
Llewellyn H. ThomasTheoretical physics1927 Ralph H. Fowler (grad student)
Paul R. Coxonnanomaterials, spectroscopy
Howard Alvin StoneFluid Mechanics E. John Hinch (post-doc)
William Stoeger Martin John Rees (grad student)
John Clayton TaylorGauge Field Theory and Thermal Field Theory1956 Richard J. Eden (grad student), Abdus Salam (grad student)
Bernard J.T. Jonesformation of galaxies Dennis W. Sciama (grad student), Martin John Rees (grad student)
Samuel Devons1939 Ernest Rutherford (grad student)
Sean Barrett2004 Crispin H. W. Barnes (grad student)
Alastair McLean Cavendish Laboratory1985 Michael Pepper (grad student), Gilbert Lonzarich (grad student)
John Wilkins
Lucas Goehring20082011 Alex Routh (post-doc), William Clegg (post-doc)
Arthur Stanley EddingtonAstrophysics19011905 Robert Alfred Herman (research assistant), Ernest William Barnes (research assistant), Edmund Taylor Whittaker (research assistant)
William Cochran
Francis NimmoGeophysics, Astrophysics Physics1997 Dan Peter McKenzie (grad student)
Paul Adrien Maurice Dirac1926 Ralph H. Fowler (grad student)
Raphael BoussoParticle Physics1997 Stephen Hawking (grad student)
Joseph John ThomsonAtomic Structure1880 Edward John Routh (research assistant), William Davidson Niven (research assistant)
John Wishartstatistics
Roger David BlandfordAstrophysics1974 Martin John Rees (grad student)
Jim Pringle Martin John Rees (grad student)
Joan M. Centrellagravitational wave astrophysics1979 Bernard J.T. Jones (grad student)
Peter Vincent LandshoffMathematical Physics1962 John Charlton Polkinghorne (grad student)
John B. Pendry Volker Heine (grad student)
Kenneth T. Bainbridgemass spectroscopy19331934 Ernest Rutherford (post-doc)
Robert Boylephysics and chemistry16561659 John Wilkins (grad student)
Antony Hewish1952 Martin Ryle (grad student)
Frederick Charles Frankcrystal structure, crystal growth19381940 Eric Keightley Rideal (post-doc)
Robert Ladislav ParkerGeophysics1966 Edward Crisp Bullard (grad student)
Donald Blackwell1950 Gordon B.B.M. Sutherland (grad student)
Rappal Sangameswara KrishnanColloid optics, Raman spectroscopy, Nuclear physics1941 Norman Feather (grad student)
Arthur Henry WaynickIonosphere research1939 Edward Victor Appleton (research assistant), John Ashworth Ratcliffe (research assistant)
John Cunningham McLennan1899 Joseph John Thomson (grad student)
N. Sanitt Martin John Rees (grad student)
Edward WaringMathematics
Senarath P. de AlwisTheory Physics, Elementary Particles and High Energy Physics1969 Peter Vincent Landshoff (grad student)
Władysław Natanson1886 Joseph John Thomson (research assistant)
Joseph Hall
Paul Taunton Matthews1950 Nicholas Kemmer (grad student)
Jagadish Chandra BosePhysics, Biophysics1884 John William Strutt (Lord Rayleigh) (grad student)
William Ernest BennettNuclear physics1937 Ernest Rutherford (grad student)
Alister Vallance Jonesinfra-red spectra of the nightglow and aurora19471949 Gordon B.B.M. Sutherland (grad student)
Charles Andrew Barnesnuclear physics1950 Denys Haigh Wilkinson (grad student), Otto Robert Frisch (grad student)
N. C. Smart Martin John Rees (grad student)
Thomas Edward Alliboneparticle physics, X-rays, high voltage equipment, and electron microscopes.19261930 Ernest Rutherford (post-doc)
Donald Lynden-Bellastrophysical black holes, Active Galactic Nuclei Leon Mestel (grad student)
John Hudson1800 Thomas Jones (grad student)
Meghnad Saha1920 Ralph H. Fowler (post-doc)
T.S. (宗燧) Chang (张)1938 Ralph H. Fowler (grad student)
Sean A. HartnollTheoretical Condensed Matter Physics, Theoretical Particle Physics2005 Gary W. Gibbons (grad student)
John Bainbridge1618 Joseph Hall (grad student)
Hermann Bondi Arthur Stanley Eddington (grad student)
Markus Diehl Peter Vincent Landshoff (grad student)
Denys Haigh Wilkinson
Debendra Mohan BoseParticle physics, nuclear physics, radiochemistry1910 Joseph John Thomson (research assistant)
John W. Moffat Fred Hoyle (grad student), Abdus Salam (grad student)
Charles Glover Barkla1900 Joseph John Thomson (grad student)
Anthony C. Readheadobservational cosmology1972 Antony Hewish (grad student)
Otto Robert Frischnuclear physics
G.R. Gisler Martin John Rees (grad student)
Peter Andrew Sturrockastrophysics, plasma physics, solar physics1951 Thomas Edward Allibone (grad student)
Michel LefebvreElementary Particles and High Energy Physics19851989 David John Munday (grad student)
T.S. (宗燧) Chang
Gary W. GibbonsTheoretical physics19701972 Dennis W. Sciama (grad student), Stephen Hawking (grad student)
William Oughtred
Roger J. Tayler Hermann Bondi (grad student)
Geoffrey Nicholls Peter Vincent Landshoff (grad student)
Robert W. Ditchburn1928 Joseph John Thomson (grad student)
Jeremy BloxhamGeophysics1986 David Gubbins (grad student)
James Chadwick
Juhan FrankAstronomy and Astrophysics Martin John Rees (grad student)
Peter Gordon MartinAstronomy and Astrophysics1972 Martin John Rees (grad student)
Elliot Leader19571960 Richard J. Eden (grad student)
Frank Clive ChampionExperimental Physics1932 Patrick M.S. Blackett (grad student)
Simon David Manton Whiteclustering of galaxies, cold dark matter universe, semi-analytic cosmological simulations1977 Donald Lynden-Bell (grad student)
Virgil BarnesElementary Particles and High Energy Physics1962 Otto Robert Frisch (grad student)
John Wallis16471649 William Oughtred (grad student)
Douglas Owen Gough Roger J. Tayler (grad student)
Leslie E. BallentineElementary Particles and High Energy Physics1965 Volker Heine (grad student)
Jari Kotilainen19891993 Martin J. Ward (grad student)
William Alfred Wooster1927 Ernest Rutherford (grad student)
David GubbinsGeophysics1972 Edward Crisp Bullard (grad student)
Clinton Joseph Davissoncrystallography, electromagnetism1913 Joseph John Thomson (post-doc)
James Stirling
Gordon R. Screaton1959 John Charlton Polkinghorne (grad student)
Leslie H. Martin1926 Ernest Rutherford (grad student)
Roman L. Znajek Martin John Rees (grad student)
Peter B. HirschMetallurgy, structure of coal, transmission electron microscopy1950 W. H. Taylor (grad student), W. Lawrence Bragg (grad student)
Robin C.E. DevenishDeep Inelastic Scattering1968 Elliot Leader (grad student)
E. Sterl PhinneyTheoretical Astrophysics1983 Martin John Rees (grad student)
Derek WillsAstrophysics1966 Antony Hewish (grad student)
J. Robert Oppenheimernuclear physics19251926 Joseph John Thomson (research assistant)
Maria Goeppert-Mayer1928 Ernest Rutherford (research assistant)
Francis Bittermagnetism19331934 Pyotr Kapitsa (post-doc)
Richard S. EllisAstrophysics
Ian Gibson HallidayNuclear Physics19621964 John Charlton Polkinghorne (grad student)
Michael V. Penston19641965 Roger J. Tayler (grad student)
Philip Burton MoonNuclear physics, particle physics1931 Ernest Rutherford (grad student)
T. Guy MastersGeophysics1978 David Gubbins (grad student)
George Paget ThomsonElectron diffraction, nuclear physics1914 Joseph John Thomson (grad student)
Jonathan Gair
Nicholas P. WarnerTheory Physics, Astronomy and Astrophysics, Elementary Particles and High Energy Physics19781982 Stephen Hawking (grad student)
Peter Martin GoldreichPlanetary Science19631964 Donald Lynden-Bell (post-doc)
N.A. Sharp Martin John Rees (grad student)
Alan WindleNano materials
Tjeerd Hendrik van AndelOceanography, geophysics
Arthur Bradbury Clegg1956 Denys Haigh Wilkinson (grad student)
Michael C. CrossTheoretical physics1975 Philip Warren Anderson (grad student)
David John MundayExperimental particle physics
Phillip Charles ClemmowMathematics1951 Henry G. Booker (grad student)
Robert F. Rakowskisynaptic transmission, ion channels1975 Richard Hume Adrian (post-doc)
Harry Jones Ralph H. Fowler (post-doc)
Michael John WhelanTransmission electron microscopy of materials, transmission electron diffraction of thin specimens, Reflection electron diffraction of surfaces1957 Peter B. Hirsch (grad student)
Richard H. Dalitz1950 Nicholas Kemmer (grad student)
Gary T. JarvisPlanetary Physics1978 Dan Peter McKenzie (grad student)
Stephen R Taylor20102014 Jonathan Gair (grad student)
Peter P. Eggletonevolution of stars1966 Fred Hoyle (grad student)
Joseph L. Pawseyradio astronomy1935 John Ashworth Ratcliffe (grad student)
D.B. Wilson Martin John Rees (grad student)
Geraint Lewis Paul Hewett (grad student)
Peter John DornanHigh energy Physics1965 Otto Robert Frisch (grad student)
John Peter DoughertyMathematics1961 Phillip Charles Clemmow (grad student)
Ludwig HopfTheoretical Physics, Mathematics, Special Relativity, Hydrodynamics, Aerodynamics
David Arnold Keys1922 Joseph John Thomson (grad student)
Henry DeWolf SmythAtomic Energy1923 Ernest Rutherford (grad student)
Richard Whiddington1911 Joseph John Thomson (grad student)
Archibald HowieScanning transmission electron microscopy1961 Peter B. Hirsch (grad student), Michael John Whelan (grad student)
Paul H. RobertsGeophysics1954 S. Keith Runcorn (grad student)
Richard Daniel KleemanRadioactivity, kinetic theory19051908 Ernest Rutherford (grad student)
Ronald Frederick Webbink1975 Peter P. Eggleton (grad student)
George Gamownuclear theory, stellar theory, relativistic cosmogony, protein coding19291929 Ernest Rutherford (post-doc)
A. Kashlinsky Martin John Rees (grad student)
Norman Feathernuclear physics1931 Ernest Rutherford (grad student)
Herwig Franz Schopper Otto Robert Frisch (research scientist)
Ravi ShethCosmology19901994 William C. Saslaw (grad student)
Andrew Jackson1989 David Gubbins (grad student)
Alan A. Townsend1947 Geoffrey Ingram Taylor (grad student)
David Ian Olive1963 John Clayton Taylor (grad student)
Karl-Johan Donner1979 Donald Lynden-Bell (grad student)
John Stewart MarshallRadar meteorology1940 W. Lawrence Bragg (grad student)
William Davidson Niven1866 James Clerk Maxwell (grad student)
Peter Guthrie TaitMathematical physics, thermodynamics1852 William Hopkins (grad student)
Edward Crisp BullardGeophysics1932 Patrick M.S. Blackett (research assistant), Gerald Ponsonby Lenox-Conyngham (grad student)
William G. Penney1936 John Lennard-Jones (grad student)
Hugh M. P. CouchmanAstronomy and Astrophysics Martin John Rees (grad student)
John G. Baker1959 T. Morris Sugden (grad student)
Ralph H. FowlerIntroduced the theory of field emission from bulk metals and formulated the zeroth law of thermodynamics. Also worked with Dirac on the statistical mechanics of white dwarf stars.1919 Ernest Rutherford (grad student)
Peter PringsheimLuminescence1908 Joseph John Thomson (post-doc)
Jiun-Huei Proty Wu1999 Stephen Hawking (grad student)
William C. SaslawCosmology, radio galaxies, stellar dynamics1971 Dennis W. Sciama (grad student)
Harry van der LaanRadio Astronomy1962 Martin Ryle (grad student)
Cormac O’Ceallaighcosmic rays, elementary particle physics19351938 Ernest Rutherford (grad student)
Colin Thomson1982 David Gubbins (grad student)
Ronald Adrianturbulent fluid motion1972 Alan A. Townsend (grad student)
Patrick M.S. Blackett1924 Ernest Rutherford (grad student)
Subramanyan Chandrasekharastrophysics1933 Ralph H. Fowler (grad student), Edward Arthur Milne (grad student)
F. Duncan M. Haldanecondensed-matter physics19731978 Philip Warren Anderson (grad student)
Philip Nelson19801980 Malcolm J. Perry (research assistant)
John Zeleny1900 Joseph John Thomson (research assistant)
M. Bithell Martin John Rees (grad student)
Malcolm J. Perry Stephen Hawking (grad student)
Elena Maria Rossi20002005 Martin John Rees (grad student)
Bruce Allen1984 Stephen Hawking (grad student)
Craig HoganAstronomy and Astrophysics, Theory Physics Martin John Rees (grad student)
Jayant Vishnu NarlikarCosmology1963 Fred Hoyle (grad student)
Anthony FrenchIntermediate Energy Physics1948 Egon Bretscher (grad student)
John Currie GunnTheoretical physics1939 Ralph H. Fowler (grad student)
Charles Angas Hurst
Hugh Osborn
James Hamiltonmathematics, theoretical physics
Samuel Frederick Edwardstheoretical study of complex materials such as polymers, gels, colloids and similar systems
Richard M. Goodyatmospheric physics1950 Gordon B.B.M. Sutherland (grad student)
D. Syer Martin John Rees (grad student)
Harold Albert WilsonPhysics18971899 Joseph John Thomson (research assistant)
Michael I. PupinElectrical engineering1885 Edward John Routh (research assistant)
Nick KaiserAstronomy and Astrophysics Martin John Rees (grad student)
Mike StoneCondensed Matter Physics, Molecular Physics, Elementary Particles and High Energy Physics1976 Alan J. Macfarlane (grad student)
Egon Bretschernuclear physics
Gordon Leslie SquiresNeutron Scattering1952 James M. Cassels (grad student)
John Collins1975 Alan J. Macfarlane (grad student)
John ClarkeCondensed Matter Physics, Materials Science, SQUID magnetometer1968 A. Brian Pippard (grad student)
Edward Paul Scott Shellardcosmology19831986 Stephen Hawking (grad student)
Horace Lamb1872 James Clerk Maxwell (grad student), George Gabriel Stokes (grad student)
John Douglas Cockcroftnuclear physics19241928 Ernest Rutherford (grad student)
David AtkinsonTheoretical physics1964 James Hamilton (grad student)
Geoffrey FoxComputer Science19611967 Richard J. Eden (grad student)
Samuel Crowe Currannuclear physics1941 Philip Ivor Dee (grad student)
Fred Hoylecosmology1939 Rudolf Ernst Peierls (research assistant), Paul Adrien Maurice Dirac (grad student), Maurice Henry Lecorney Pryce (research scientist)
M. Haehnelt Martin John Rees (grad student)
Rachel Webster Martin John Rees (grad student)
Alan J. MacfarlaneTheoretical physics
Jeffrey GoldstoneField Theory, Quantum Computing1958 Hans Albrecht Bethe (grad student)
Robert Robinson1982 Gordon Leslie Squires (grad student)
Alexander Moroz2002 Crispin H. W. Barnes (grad student)
Archibald Cameron Hollis-Hallett1951 David Shoenberg (grad student)
Iván Agulló20122013 Edward Paul Scott Shellard (post-doc)
John B. Pethica David Tabor (grad student)
Ernest T.S. Waltonnuclear physics1931 Ernest Rutherford (grad student)
R. Nigel EdwardsGeological Engineering, Physical Oceanography1970 Edward Crisp Bullard (grad student)
Matthias Christandl2006 Artur Ekert (grad student)
Gerald Dolling Gordon Leslie Squires (grad student)
Philip Ivor Dee1927 Charles Thomson Rees Wilson (grad student)
Priyamvada Natarajan Martin John Rees (grad student)
Thomas Wilson Wormell1929 Charles Thomson Rees Wilson (grad student)
Raymond E. Goldsteinbiological physics
Rosemary F.G. WyseAstronomy and Astrophysics Astronomy19781982 Bernard J.T. Jones (grad student)
Andrew C. FabianX-ray Astronomy Institute of Astronomy1972 Peter W. Sanford (grad student)
Robert C. Kennicutt
Mitchell C. BegelmanAstronomy and Astrophysics Astrophysics Martin John Rees (grad student)
Marcin J. Skwarkprotein structure prediction, bioinformatics, drug discovery Biochemistry2017 Tom Blundell (post-doc)
Allie Vibert DouglasObservational Astronomy and Astrophysics Cambridge Observatory19211923 Arthur Stanley Eddington (grad student)
Stephenson Caticha-EllisCrystallography Cavendish Lab William Cochran (grad student)
Arthur Schusterspectroscopy, electrochemistry, optics, X-radiography Cavendish Laboratory Cavendish Laboratory1881 John William Strutt (Lord Rayleigh) (post-doc), James Clerk Maxwell (post-doc)
Gilbert Lonzarich
Nevill Francis MottElectronic Structure, Strongly-correlated materials
Nicholas D M HineElectronic Structure
Volker HeineElectronic Structure of solids1956 Nevill Francis Mott (grad student)
Allan R. RobinsonMathematics, Physical Oceanography, Geophysics Cavendish Laboratory Cavendish Laboratory19591960 Geoffrey Ingram Taylor (post-doc), George Keith Batchelor (post-doc)
Neil GreenhamOptoelectronics, device physics Cavendish Laboratory Richard H. Friend (grad student)
Giuseppe Occhialini Cavendish Laboratory1929 Patrick M.S. Blackett (post-doc)
Cecil Frank PowellPhysics
Joseph M. Wheatley
Edmund Clifton Stonerastrophysics, magnetism, ferromagnetism. Cavendish Laboratory19211924 Ernest Rutherford (grad student)
Stephen R Elliott
Daan Frenkelsoft condensed matter, simulation techniques
Stephen John JenkinsSurface Chemistry
Manfred A. HellbergPlasma Physics Culham Laboratory1965 John Peter Dougherty (grad student)
Maciej Lisicki DAMTP2015 Eric Lauga (post-doc)
Keith Priestley
Frederik TilmannSeismology Earth Science Keith Priestley (grad student)
Eric Balliol Moullin
Ashwin Arunkumar Seshia
Gerald Ponsonby Lenox-ConynghamGeodesy
Jose Rafael Castrejon PitaFluid Dynamics, Quantum Optics20012012 Alfonso Arturo Castrejon-Pita (collaborator)
Zdenka Kuncic Institute of Astronomy1996 Martin John Rees (grad student)
Tim NaylorAstrophyiscs
Peter W. Sanford
Julia C. Lee Institute of Astronomy19962000 Andrew C. Fabian (grad student)
Eduardo Gonzalez SolaresGalaxies and Active Galactic Nuclei, Instrumentation, Surveys and Projects
Mauri Valtonen Institute of Astronomy Institute of Astronomy19711974 Sverre Aarseth (grad student), William C. Saslaw (grad student)
Douglas ScottAstronomy and Astrophysics Institute of Astronomy19871991 Martin John Rees (grad student)
George P. Efstathiou
Sverre Aarseth Institute of Astronomy19601963 Fred Hoyle (grad student)
Joop Schaye Institute of Astronomy George P. Efstathiou (grad student)
Martin John Rees Institute of Astronomy19641967 Dennis W. Sciama (grad student)
Roger Cotes
Isaac BarrowGeneral Mathematics
Michael PepperSemiconductor Physics
Martin RyleRadioastronomy
Gregory A. BeneshCondensed Matter Physics Physics1982 Volker Heine (post-doc), Roger Haydock (post-doc)
John SilcoxCondensed Matter Physics, Materials Science Engineering Physics1961 Peter B. Hirsch (grad student)
Piers Coleman Physics19791980 Gilbert Lonzarich (grad student)
Peter B Littlewood Physics19761979 Volker Heine (grad student)
Guna Rajagopaltheoretical and computational physics
Richard G. PalmerCondensed Matter Theory, Statistical Physics, Complex Systems, Adaptive Systems Physics1973 Philip Warren Anderson (grad student)
Miguel Costa Physics Malcolm J. Perry (grad student)
Malcolm Sim LongairExperimental Astrophysics1967 Martin Ryle (grad student)
William Whiston Physics1695 Isaac Newton (grad student)
Garret CotterPhysics
Thomas Howell Laby Physics1907 Joseph John Thomson (grad student)
Roger Whatmore
Johanna Erdmenger Physics19931996 Hugh Osborn (grad student)
Paul Stephen WessonGravitation, relativity, cosmology, astrophysics Physics and Astronomy19721980 Martin John Rees (grad student)
Philip Warren Andersonmagnetic properties of matter
Richard T. Phillipssemiconductors, quantum dots