Alfred Lee Loomis
Alfred Lee Loomis (November 4, 1887 – August 11, 1975) was an American attorney, investment banker, philanthropist, scientist/physicist, pioneer in military radar usages, inventor of the LORAN or Long...
Alan Blumlein
Alan Dower Blumlein (29 June 1903 – 7 June 1942) was an English electronics engineer, notable for his many inventions in telecommunications, sound recording, stereo, television and radar. He received ...
Philip Dee
Philip Ivor Dee FRS (8 April 1904, Stroud - 17 April 1983, Glasgow) was a British physicist. He was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1941 and won its Hughes Medal in 1952. During World War II...
Nello Carrara
Nello Carrara (19 February 1900 – 5 June 1993) was an Italian physicist and founder of the Electromagnetic Wave Research Institute. He researched X-rays and was a pioneer of radar, but is best kn...
Robert C. Michelson
Robert C. Michelson (born 1951) is an American engineer and academic widely known for inventing the entomopter, a biologically inspired flapping-winged aerial robot, and for having established the Int...
Robert Price (engineer)
Robert Price (7 July 1929 – 3 December 2008) was an American electrical engineer, known best for his research in spread spectrum and radar technology. Price was born in West Chester, Pennsylvania. He ...
Louis J. Battan
Louis Joseph Battan (February 9, 1923 - October 29, 1986) was an American atmospheric scientist who received his doctorate from the University of Chicago in 1953, where he was hired to work in the fie...
Noel Desmond Gray
Noel Desmond Gray (26 December 1920 – November 1999) was an Australian technician who, in 1963,co-founded the medical electronics company Telectronics Pty Ltd.
Gray was born to Hilda Alice G...
George G. Macfarlane
Sir George G. Macfarlane (8 January 1916 – 20 May 2007) was an engineer, scientific administrator and public servant. He made major contributions to research on radar during World War II and received ...
Samuel Curran
Sir Samuel Crowe Curran (1912–1998), FRS, FRSE, was a physicist and the first Principal and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Strathclyde - the first of the new technical universities in Britain.He...
Edward Fennessy
Sir Edward "Ned" Fennessy (17 January 1912 – 21 November 2009) was an English electronics engineer who helped lead several developments of early radar systems under Robert Watson-Watt and went on to l...
Leonard George Chapman
Squadron Leader Leonard George Chapman (28 March 1910 – 25 July 1975) was an inventor, radio engineer and Royal Air Force officer. While serving in the Royal Air Force he invented the 'Chapman Method'...
Samuel Rabinovich
Samuel P. Rabinovich (1909–1988) was an outstanding Soviet engineer, one of the founders of practical radar systems, the chief designer of the first series of radar stations designed in the 1940s, 195...
Christian Hülsmeyer
Christian Hülsmeyer (Huelsmeyer) (25 December 1881 – 31 January 1957) was a German inventor and entrepreneur. He is often credited with the invention of radar, but his apparatus, called the "Telemobi...
Elizabeth Laird (physicist)
Elizabeth Rebecca Laird (1874–1969) was a Canadian physicist who chaired the physics department at Mount Holyoke College for nearly four decades. She was the first woman accepted by Sir J. J. Thomson ...
James Sayers (physicist)
Professor James Sayers (2 September 1912 – 13 March 1993) was an important Northern Irish physicist, who played a crucial role in developing centimetric radar - now used in microwave ovens.
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Mark Oliphant
Sir Marcus "Mark" Laurence Elwin Oliphant, AC KBE FRS FAA (8 October 1901 – 14 July 2000) was an Australian physicist and humanitarian who played an important role in the...
Sidney Darlington
Sidney Darlington (July 18, 1906 – October 31, 1997) was an electrical engineer and inventor of a transistor configuration in 1953, the Darlington pair. He advanced the state of network theory, ...
Victor V. Tikhomirov
Victor (or Viktor) Vasilievitch Tikhomirov (Dec. 10 (23), 1912 – Jan. 8, 1985) was an outstanding Soviet engineer and scientist in the fields of radio electronics and automation. He was a correspondin...
Steven J. Ostro
Steven Jeffrey Ostro (March 9, 1946 – December 15, 2008) was an American scientist specializing in radar astronomy. He worked at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Ostro led radar observations of nume...
Henri G. Busignies
Henri Gaston Busignies (Sceaux, Hauts-de-Seine, France, 29 December 1905 - Antibes, France, 20 June 1981) was an electrical engineer who made major contributions to radar, radio communication, and rad...
Highlands Air Force Station
Highlands Air Force Station was a military installation in Middletown Township near the borough of Highlands, New Jersey. The station provided ground-controlled interception radar coverage as part of...
R. A. McConnell
Robert A. McConnell (1914—2006) was an American physicist and parapsychologist.McConnell was born in Pennsylvania in 1914, and studied at Carnegie Institute of Technology obtaining a B.S. in physics i...
Edward George Bowen
Edward George 'Taffy' Bowen, CBE, FRS (14 January 1911 – 12 August 1991) was a Welsh physicist who made a major contribution to the development of radar, and so helped win both the Battle of Britain a...