National Medal of Science

Updated November 2012

Year Awardee
1965 John Bardeen (B.S. 1928, M.S. 1929)
Physics
1966 Sewall Wright (faculty)
Genetics
1967 Harry F. Harlow (faculty)
sychology
1975 Joseph E. Hirschfelder (faculty)
Chemistry
1976 Verner E. Suomi (faculty)
Meteorology
1979 Robert Burris (faculty)
Biochemistry
1987 R. Byron Bird (faculty)
Chemical Engineering
1990 Stephen C. Kleene (faculty)
Mathematics, Computer Science
1991 Folke K. Skoog (faculty)
Botany
1992 Howard Temin (faculty)
Oncology
2003 Carl R. de Boor (emeritus faculty)
Mathematics, Computer Science
2004 Edwin N. Lightfoot (emeritus faculty)
Chemical and Biological Engineering