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List of famous professor emerituss, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top professor emerituss in the world? This includes the most prominent professor emerituss, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable professor emerituss is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic professor emerituss were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned professor emerituss.

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From reputable, prominent, and well known professor emerituss to the lesser known professor emerituss of today, these are some of the best professionals in the professor emeritus field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous professor emerituss ever?" and "What are the names of famous professor emerituss?" then you're in the right place. (54 items)
Albert Macovski is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Professors Emeritus
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Albert Macovski is an American Professor at Stanford University, known for his many innovations in the area of imaging, particularly in the medical field. He has over 150 patents and has authored over 200 technical articles. His innovations include the single-tube color camera and real-time phased array imaging for ultrasound. He has also made significant contributions to magnetic resonance imaging, computerized axial tomography, and digital radiography. His honors include Founding Fellow of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering, the IEEE Zworykin Award, and the gold medal of the International Society of Magnetic Resonance. He graduated from NYU Poly. ...more

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Mark Ewert is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Professors Emeritus
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Marcus Ewert appeared in William S. Burroughs: A Man Within documentary film. ...more

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Steven Chu is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Professors Emeritus
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Steven Chu is an American physicist who served as the 12th United States Secretary of Energy from 2009 to 2013. Chu is known for his research at Bell Labs in cooling and trapping of atoms with laser light, which won him the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1997, along with his scientific colleagues Claude Cohen-Tannoudji and William Daniel Phillips, making Chu the only Missouri-born Nobel laureate. At the time of his appointment as Energy Secretary, he was a professor of physics and molecular and cellular biology at the University of California, Berkeley, and the director of the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, where his research was concerned primarily with the study of biological systems at ...more

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Calvin Quate is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Professors Emeritus
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Calvin F. Quate was born on 7 December 1923 in Baker, Nevada. He is one of the inventors of the atomic force microscope. He is a professor emeritus of Applied Physics and Electrical Engineering at Stanford University. He earned his bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from the University of Utah College of Engineering in 1944, and his Ph.D. from Stanford University in 1950. Quate is known as the brilliant mind behind acoustic and atomic force microscopy. The scanning acoustic microscope, invented with a colleague in 1973, has resolution exceeding optical microscopes, revealing structure in opaque or even transparent materials not visible to optics. In 1985, Quate read about a new type ...more

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