OSA Honorary Members Elected to NAS

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OSA Honorary Members Elected to NAS

OSA Honorary Member (elected) Elected to NAS Notable
George Ellery Hale (1916) 1902 First NRC chairman, 1916-1918; NAS Henry Draper Medal, 1904
Charles S. Hastings (1916) 1889  
Edward L. Nichols (1916) 1901  
A.A. Michelson (1922) 1888 NAS president, 1923-1927; NAS Henry Draper Medal, 1916
S.W. Stratton (1922) 1917 NAS Public Welfare Medal, 1917
Theodore Lyman (1941) 1917  
R.W. Wood (1944) 1912 NAS Henry Draper Medal, 1940
R.A. Millikan (1950) 1915 NAS Comstock Prize, 1913
Arnold Sommerfeld (1950) 1929 (Foreign Associate)  
C.E. Kenneth Mees (1957) 1950 NAS Henry Draper Medal, 1936
William F. Meggers (1958) 1954  
Gerhard Herzberg (1968) 1968 (Foreign Associate)  
Charles H. Townes (1970) 1956 NAS John J. Carty Award for the Advancement of Science, 1961; Comstock Prize, 1958; NAE member, 1998; IOM member
Edwin H. Land (1972) 1953 NAE member
Dennis Gabor (1972) 1973 (Foreign Associate)  
H. Keffer Hartline (1980) 1948  
Arthur L. Schawlow (1982) 1970  
Nicolaas Bloembergen (1983) 1960 NAE member
James G. Baker (1993) 1965 NAE member
Willis E. Lamb Jr. (2000) 1954  
Claude Cohen-Tannoudji (2002) 1994 (Foreign Associate)  
Steven Chu (2003) 1993 IOM member
William D. Phillips (2004) 1997  
Herwig Kogelnik (2005) 1994  
John L. Hall (2007) 1984  
Roy J. Glauber (2008) 1988  
Theodor W. Hänsch (2008) 2001 (Foreign Associate) NAS Comstock Prize*, 1983
Arthur Ashkin (2009) 1996 NAE member
James P. Gordon (2010) 1988 NAE member
Donald B. Keck (2012) NAE member
 
* Jointly with Peter P. Sorokin.
 


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