List of famous people who majored in applied physics, including photos when available. This list of famous applied physics majors is ordered loosely by relevance, meaning the most well-known people are at the top. This list includes popular actors, musicians, athletes and more that majored or minored in applied physics. You can find various bits of information below, such as what year the person was born and what their profession is. If you're looking for a particular celebrity who majored in applied physics you can use the "search" bar to find a specific name.
Taylor W Lawrence and Arati Prabhakar are included on this list.This list answers the questions, "Which celebrities were applied physics majors?" and "Which famous people studied applied physics?"
Arati Prabhakar is an American engineer and the head of DARPA, the United States Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, a position she has held since July 30, 2012. She headed National Institute of Standards and Technology from 1993 to 1997, and was the first female to head NIST. ...more
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Dr. Taylor W. Lawrence is a Raytheon Company vice president and president of its Missile Systems business. ...moresee more on Taylor W Lawrence
Zongfu Yu is a research associate in the Fan Group, Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University ...more
Zheng Wang is in the Research Laboratory of Electronics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He was a graduate student in the Ginzton Laboratory, Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University. ...more