University of Cambridge

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