This is a beta version of NNDB
Search: for

Sidney D. Drell

Sidney D. DrellAKA Sidney David Drell

Born: 13-Sep-1926
Birthplace: Atlantic City, NJ

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Occupation: Physicist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: In the Shadow of the Bomb

Deputy Director of Stanford Linear Accelerator Center until 1998.

    University: BA, Princeton University
    University: MA, University of Illinois
    University: PhD, University of Illinois
    Professor: Stanford University (1956-)

    New Perspectives Quarterly Advisory Board
    American Academy of Arts and Sciences
    American Philosophical Society
    American Physical Society
    Bill Bradley for President
    Council on Foreign Relations
    Hoover Institution Senior Fellow
    John Kerry for President
    National Academy of Sciences
    Obama for America
    Guggenheim Fellowship 1961
    Guggenheim Fellowship 1971
    E. O. Lawrence Award 1972
    MacArthur Fellowship
    Enrico Fermi Award 2000
    Rumford Prize 2008 (shared)

Author of books:
Relativistic Quantum Mechanics (1964, with James D. Bjorken)
Relativistic Quantum Fields (1965, with James D. Bjorken)
Facing the Threat of Nuclear Weapons (1983)
The Reagan Strategic Defense Initiative: A Technical, Political, and Arms Control Assessment (1985, with others)
Sidney Drell on Arms Control (1988)
In the Shadow of the Bomb: Physics and Arms Control (1995)
The New Terror: Facing the Threat of Biological and Chemical Weapons (1999, with others)
The Gravest Danger: Nuclear Weapons (2003, with James E. Goodby)

Create a map starting with Sidney D. Drell
Requires Flash 7+ and Javascript.

Do you know something we don't?
Submit a correction or make a comment about this profile

Copyright ©2014 Soylent Communications


Timeline of physicists

Sidney D. Drell
Requires Flash 7+ and Javascript.

Related Topics


Helix Fossil