University of Edinburgh

Name Area Department Start Year Stop Year Advisor
Charles Glover Barkla
Benjamin F. BaymanElementary Particles and High Energy Physics, Nuclear Physics1955 Marion Amelia Spence Ross (grad student)
C. Arnold BeeversCrystallography
Max Bornquantum mechanics, solid-state physics, optics
Egon Bretschernuclear physics19251928 James Walker (grad student), Harold Gordon Rule (grad student)
Alison Bruce William Gelletly (grad student)
Alastair Douglas Bruce1973 Roger Arthur Cowley (grad student)
Mary Bruck1960 Mervyn A. Ellison (grad student)
William Cochran1946 C. Arnold Beevers (grad student)
Roger Arthur Cowley
Jason Crain1993 Peter D. Hatton (grad student)
Jack Daintyplant biophysics
Charles Galton Darwinmathematical physics
Lorna Dougan2005 Jason Crain (grad student)
Mervyn A. Ellison
James Alfred EwingPhysics, magnetics, engineering1878 William Thomson (Lord Kelvin) (grad student), Peter Guthrie Tait (research assistant)
Norman Feathernuclear physics
José Miguel Figueroa-O'FarrillMathematical Physics
James David Forbes18251832 Sir John Leslie (research assistant)
Klaus Fuchs1939 Max Born (grad student)
William Gelletly
Nikolaos Georgakarakos2001 Douglas Heggie (grad student)
Herbert Sidney Green1947 Max Born (grad student)
Peter D. Hatton
Despina Hatzidimitriou1989 Michael Jessop Smyth (grad student), Michael R.S. Hawkins (grad student)
Michael R.S. Hawkins
Douglas Heggie1972 Sverre Aarseth (grad student)
Peter W. HiggsHigh-energy physics
Xanthe Hoad Physics and Astronomy2018 Christos Leonidopoulos (grad student)
James Hutton1743 Colin Maclaurin (grad student)
Sidney H. KahanaNuclear Theory Tait Institute of Mathematical Physics1957 John Charlton Polkinghorne (grad student)
David (Daid) KahlNuclear physics, Astrophysics Physics and Astronomy2016 Philip J. Woods (post-doc)
Asher Selig KaufmanAtomic & Molecular Physics1954 Ronald Nathan Arnold (grad student)
Nicholas KemmerMathematical Physics
Satis Ranjan KhastgirRadio physics, X-ray diffraction19221926 Charles Glover Barkla (grad student)
Maria Kontizas1977 Russell David Cannon (grad student), Mary Bruck (grad student)
Sir John Leslie17841788 John Playfair (research assistant)
XinRan LiuParticle Physics Physics20172018 Alex Murphy (post-doc)
Malcolm Sim LongairExperimental Astrophysics
Colin Maclaurin
James Clerk Maxwellcolour vision18471850 James David Forbes (research assistant)
Alex Murphy
Athoy NilimaParticle Physics Experiment
Sebastian Olivares Physics and Astronomy2016 Christos Leonidopoulos (grad student)
Huanwu Peng19381945 Max Born (grad student)
John Playfair17841787 Dugald Stewart (research assistant), James Hutton (research assistant), Nevil Maskelyne (research assistant)
Sheila Power1941 Max Born (grad student)
Robert William Pringle1944 Max Born (grad student)
Marion Amelia Spence Ross1943 Charles Glover Barkla (grad student)
Ajit Kumar SahaNuclear physics19471950 Norman Feather (post-doc)
Beate Schmittmann Physics Physics1984 David James Wallace (grad student), Alastair Douglas Bruce (grad student)
Charles Michie SmithAstronomy, astrophysics Peter Guthrie Tait (research assistant)
Andreas Sogaard Physics and Astronomy2019 Christos Leonidopoulos (grad student)
Dugald Stewart1772 Matthew Stewart (research assistant)
Matthew Stewart1743 Robert Simson (research assistant), Colin Maclaurin (research assistant)
Peter Guthrie TaitMathematical physics, thermodynamics
David James Wallace1970 Peter W. Higgs (grad student)
Alan Andrew Watson1964 Norman Feather (grad student)
Emil Wolf19511954 Max Born (research scientist)
Philip J. WoodsNuclear Astrophysics