Academic Genealogy

Nicholas Thompson

Ph.D, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, (expected – 2017)

Dissertation: Neutron Cross Section Measurements Using the RPI Lead Slowing-Down Spectrometer

Nuclear Engineering and Science

 

1 – Dr. Yaron Danon

Ph.D., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1993

Dissertation: Design and Construction of the RPI Enhanced Thermal Neutron Target and Thermal Cross Section Measurements of Rare Earth

Nuclear Engineering and Science

 

2 – Dr. Robert Block

Ph.D., Duke University, 1956

Dissertation: Neutron Differential Cross Sections at 90° and 180°

Nuclear Science

 

3 – Dr. Henry Newson

Ph.D., University of Chicago, 1934

Dissertation: The Disintegration of Nitrogen and Other Light Atoms by Neutrons

Chemistry

 

4 – Dr. William Draper Harkins

Ph.D., Stanford University, 1908

Chemistry

 

5 – Dr. Robert Eccles Swain

Ph.D., Yale University, 1904

Chemistry

 

6 – Dr. Lafayette Benedict Mendel

Ph.D., Yale University, 1893

Biology & Biomedical Sciences

 

7 – Dr. Russel Henry Chittenden

Ph.D., Heidelberg University, 1879

Biology & Biomedical Sciences

 

8- Dr. Wilhelm Kuhne

Ph.D., University of Gottingen, 1856

Chemistry

 

9 – Dr. Rudolf Wagner

Ph.D., University of Wurzburg, 1826

Biology & Biomedical Sciences