|1960-2001||University of Cambridge, Cambridge, England, United Kingdom|
Area:Scanning transmission electron microscopy
After graduating in physics from the University of Edinburgh (B.Sc., 1956) and spending a year at the feet of Feynman and Gell-Mann in Cal. Tech. (M.S., 1957), Archie Howie joined Peter Hirsch and Mike Whelan in Cambridge to develop diffraction contrast electron microscopy (Ph.D., 1961).