List of University of Texas At Austin Faculty - To Be Inserted Into Tables Above - Science and Technology

Science and Technology

  • Willis Adcock — chemist, professor of electrical engineering, grew silicon boules for construction of the first silicon transistor at Texas Instruments
  • Mark Anderlik — Baud rate specialist who discovered serial port cables in excess of 200 feet need baud rates of 4800 bit/s.
  • Eric J. Barron, former dean of College of Geosciences and current Direct of National Center for Atmospheric Research
  • Adi Bulsara, PhD, 1978 (physics) - a leading physicist in the area of nonlinear dynamics
  • Edith Clarke — power engineer, developed the method of symmetrical components, first female professor of electrical engineering at The University of Texas at Austin
  • Franklin C. Crow — computer scientist
  • Bryce DeWitt — physicist, co-developed Wheeler-DeWitt equation ("wave function of the Universe")
  • John B. Goodenough — materials scientist whose research led to the first lithium ion battery
  • G.B. Halsted — mathematician
  • William H. Jefferys — astronomer
  • Chris Mack — photolithographer
  • Hans Mark — aerospace engineer, former Deputy Administrator at NASA and Secretary of the Air Force
  • Hermann Joseph Muller — geneticist, Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine
  • Yale Patt, inventor of the WOS module, the first complex logic gate implemented on a single piece of silicon
  • Ilya Prigogine — physicist and chemist, Nobel Laureate in Chemistry
  • Jonathan Sessler — chemist, pioneering work on expanded porphyrins
  • Bill Schelter — mathematician, Lisp developer
  • Roy Schwitters — physicist, former director of the now-defunct Superconducting Super Collider
  • Elliot See — astronaut
  • John Tate — mathematician, Wolf Prize in Mathematics
  • Karen Uhlenbeck — mathematician, National Medal of Science
  • Harry Vandiver — mathematician
  • Steven Weinberg — Nobel Laureate in Physics, author
  • John A. Wheeler — physicist, Wolf Prize in Physics, coined the term 'black hole'
  • Robert E. Wyatt, chemist

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