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Vsevolod Abramovich RWF Pic Ukrainian-born Russian pioneering aviator, inventor, Abramovich flyer
Morris Abrams Pic American inventor, founder of Arror Fastener Co., staples, stapler
Georgy Adelson-Velsky RWF Pic Russian Israeli mathematician, computer scientist, (Jewish father) AVL tree
Leonard Adleman RWF HW Pic American computer scientist, DNA computing, RSA algorithm
Robert Adler RWF Pic Austrian-born American engineer, remote control
Charles Adler, Jr Pic American engineer, traffic lights,  traffic light
Semion Aizenshtein RWF Pic Ukrainian-born inventor, engineer, entrepreneur,
Grigory Akselrod RWF Pic Belarusian-born Soviet inventor,
Zhores Alferov RWF HW Pic Belarusian-born Russian physicist, Nobel Prize (2000), (Jewish mother) heterotransistor
Zachariah Allen Pic American inventor, cut-off volve for steam engines, cut-off volve
Ori Allon Pic Israeli computer scientist, Orion search engine
Genrikh Altshuller RWF HW Pic Uzbek-born Russian inventor, TRIZ
Selig Amoils Pic South African biomedical engineering inventor,
Zora Arkus-Duntov Pic Belgian-born Russian American designer of sports car, Corvette
Ruth Arnon RWF HW Pic Israel biochemist, Copaxone
Hermann Aron Polish-born German researcher, invented the electric meter, electricity meter
Leo Arons Pic German physicist, inventor, mercury vapour lamp
Chaim Aronson Lithuanian-born Russian inventor,  microdiorama
Lev Artsimovich RWF HW Pic Russian/Soviet physicist, (Jewish mother)
Arthur Ashkin RWF Pic American physicist, optical tweezers, optical tweezers
Louis Auster American founder of egg cream, beverage, 1890 egg cream
Hertha Ayrton RWF Pic British engineer,  draughtsmen's tools,
Georgy Babat RWF Pic Ukrainian-born Soviet engineer, inventor,
Ralph Baer RWF Pic German-born American inventor, video games console, games console
Albert Ballin HW Pic German director of Hamburg-America Line, cruise ship
Donat Banki RWF Pic Hungarian engineer, inventor,   carburetor
Paul Baran RWF HW Pic Polish/Belarusian-born American co-inventor of digital packet switching, packet switching
Vladimir Baranov-Rossine RWF Pic Ukrainian-born Russian French painter, inventor, optophonoc piano
Bernhard Baron Pic Belarusian-born British cigarette manufacturer, cigarette making machine
Hans Baruch RWC Pic German-born American physiologist, inventor, descrete analyzer
Etienne-Emile Baulieu Pic French endocrinologist, biochemist, inventor, abortion pill
Frank Beck Austrian-born British computer scientist, touchscreen
Semi Begun Pic German-born American inventor, cassette magnetic recorder
George Bekefi Czech-born American plasma physicist, inventor,
Richard Bellman RWF HW Pic American mathematician, dynamic programming, dynamic programming
Itzhak Bentov HW Pic Czech-born Israeli American scientist, inventor, cardiac catheter
Felix Berezin RWF Pic Russian mathematician, physicist, (Jewish mother)
Yakov Berkman RWF Pic Ukrainian-born Soviet chemist, inventor,
Maurice Berlin RWF Moldovan-born American businessman, Musical instruments inventor,
Emile Berliner RWF HW Pic German-born American inventor of grammophone, microphone, grammophone
Eli Biham RWF HW Pic Israeli cryptographer, differential cryptanalysis
Uri Bin Nun Israeli inventor, CEO of Israel Electric Corporaration 2006- ,
Karl/Stephen Birken high power microwave high power microwave
Laszlo Biro RWF Pic Hungarian-born inventor of the ballpoint pen 1944 ballpoint pen
Donald Bitzer Pic American computer scientist, electrical engineer, ??? plasma display
Simcha Blass HW Pic Israeli water engineer, inventor, drip irrigation
Ludwig Blattner Pic German-born inventor, film producer, studio owner, Blattner phone sound recording machine,    ExLink
Charles Bliss HW Pic Austro Hungarian-born Australian semiotican, inventor of Blyssymbolics, Blissymbolics
Herman Bloch Pic American chemist, inventor, cathalitic converter, ExLink
Samuel Blum Pic American chemist, physicist, inventor, excimer lazer sergury, LASIK
Baruch Blumberg RWF HW Pic American biochemist, Nobel Prize (1976), vaccine for hepatitis B
Alan Blumlein RWF Pic British electrical engineer, (Jewish father) H2S radar stereo sound
Zeev Bonen RWC HW Israeli military designer, rocket developer, Shafrir-2
Sam Born Pic Russian-born American businessman, inventor, Just Born
Howard Braham Pic American inventor,  Kugel
Semion Braude RWF Pic Ukrainian-born physicist, radio astronomer, superheterodyne receiver
Michel Breal Pic German-born French philologist,  founder of modern semantics, inventor of modern marathon
Dan Bricklin RWF Pic American inventor of electronic spredsheet program, co-founder of VisiCalc, spreadsheet
Sergey Brin RWF HW Pic Russian-born American co-founder of Google search engine, Google
Viktor Brodsky RWC Pic Soviet naval engineer,
Imre Brody RWF Pic Hungarian inventor, krypton light bulb
Wendell Brown RWC Pic American computer scientist, inventor, entrepreneur,
Henry Buchwald Pic Austrian-born American surgeon, researcher, inventor, infusion pump
Leslie Buck Pic American business executive, Anthora cofee cup
Gustav Bucky Pic German American rengenologist, Bucky's diogram
Marvin Camras Pic American electrical engineer, inventor, magnetic recording
Nikodem Caro RWF Pic Polish-born German chemist, nitrogen fixation
Melanie Chartoff Pic American television actress, comedian,  inventor,
Naum Chernyakov RWF Pic Ukrainian-born Russian airplane designer, 
Boris Chertok RWF HW Pic Polish-born Russian rocket designer,
Adam Cohen Pic American chemist, inventor,
Alon Cohen Pic Israeli co-founder of VocalTec Communications, Audio Transceiver
Fred Cohen Pic American computer scientist, inventor,  computer virus
Sam Cohen Pic American physicist, neutron bomb 1958, W70
Frank Colton Pic Polish-born Ameican chemist, oral contraceptive, Enovid
Martin Cooper RWF HW Pic American inventor of mobile phone,     mobile phone
Joshua Cowen Pic American inventor, toy train system, toy train system
George Dantzig RWF Pic Polish-born American mathematician,  linear programming
Lev Datskovsky RWF Ukrainian-born Soviet inventor, engineer,
Sir David Goldsmid-Stern-Salomons Pic British scientific author, engineer, inventor, ExLink
Joel Davidson Americanco-inventor of 100% solar powered vehicle, 1984 solar powered vehicle
M. Davidson German inventor, electrical motor for automobile, horseless carridge, 1854 horsless carriage
Jacob Davis RWF Pic Latvian-born American co-inventor of jeans, jeans
George de Hevesy RWF HW Pic Hungarian-born Swedish chemist Nobel Prize (1943), radioactive tracer
Nathan Defries British inventor of gas meter, 1840 ExLink
Carl Djerassi RWF Pic Austrian-born American organic chemist, oral contraceptive, novelist, playwright, contraseptive pill
Mildred Dresselhaus RWF HW Pic American physicist,
William Dubilier Pic American inventor, mica capacitor, ExLink
Stanley Durwood Pic American founder/inventor of multi-scteen movie theater, NNDB
Lazar Edeleanu HW Pic Romanian chemist, inventor, refining crude oil
Sidney Edelstein HW Pic American chemist, inventor, bibliophil, Dexter Chemical Corporation,
Paul Ehrlich RWF HW Pic German-born physician, immunologist, hematologist, Nobel Prize (1908) in medicine, Salvarsan
Arthur Eichengrun Pic German scientist, claim of aspirin discovery, aspirin discovery claim
Alfred Einhorn Pic German biochemist, inventor of novocaine, anesthesia, Novocain
Albert Einstein RWF HW Pic German-born Swiss American physicist, inventor, Nobel Prize (1921),
Willem Einthoven Pic Dutch doctor, physiologist, Nobel Prize in Medicine (1924) (Jewish paternal grandfather) electrocardiagram
Benjamin Eisenstadt American inventor, saccharin sweetener, Sweet'N Low
Paul Eisler Pic Austrian inventor, printed circuit board
Gertrude Elion RWF HW Pic American biochemist, pharmacologist, Nobel Price (1988), zovirax, zovirax
Mark Elyash RWF Russian-born Soviet engineer, inventor, writer, ???
Joel Engel Pic American engineer, cellurar network
Sir Ernst Chain RWF HW Pic German-born British biochemist, Nobel Prize (1945) in medicine, penicilin
Evgeny Fainshmidt RWF Ukrainian-born Soviet/Russian engineer, inventor, ???
Samuel Fedida British telecommunication engineer, inventor 1971 of  Viewdata
Moshe Feldenkrais RWF Pic Ukrainian-born Israeli inventor of the Feldenkrais method,
Lee Felsenstein Pic American designer of Osborne-1
Robert Fischel Pic American physicist, inventor, bioengineer,
Aaron Fish Canadian businessman, inventor, push button lock
Avery Fisher RWF Pic American inventor, sound reproduction, sound reproduction
Max Fleischer RWF HW Pic Polish-born American pioneer of animated cartoon, film director, rotoscope
Leonard Flom Pic American ophthalmologist, inventor, recognition system
Adolph Frank RWF Pic German-born chemist, engineer, businessman, created the potash industry,
Robert Frankston RWF Pic American inventor of electronic spredsheet program, co-founder of VisiCalc, spreadsheet
Mikhail Freidenberg RWF Pic Polish/Russian-born inventor, journalist, publisher,
Richard Frenkiel Pic American engineer, cellular network
Josef Fried Pic Polish-born German American chemist, inventor,
Joseph Friedman Pic American inventor, flexible straw, straw
Dov Frohman HW Pic Dutch-born Israeli engineer, applied physicist, business executive, read only memory array
Julius Fromm RWF Pic Polish-born German entrepreneur, chemist, inventor of latex condom, latex condom
Rudolf Frommer Pic Hungarian weapon designer, inventor, Frommer Stop
Alexander Frumkin RWF Pic Moldovan-born Russian electrochemist,
Boris Frumkin RWF Belarusian-born Soviet engineer, shipbuilder, inventor, RWC
Arnold Fulton Pic Polish-born British entrepreneur, inventor, Fulton Umbrellas
Vladimir Fundator RWF Belarusian-born Soviet metallrugist, inventor,
Julius Futterman Pic American electronics engineer, volve amplifier
Dennis Gabor RWF HW Pic Hungarian-born German British physicist, Nobel Prize (1971), holography
Henry Gaisman Pic American inventor, philanthropist, safety razor
Uziel Gal RWF HW Pic German-born Istaeli designer, Uzi sub-machine gun,    Uzi submachine gun
Yisrael Galil RWF HW Pic Israeli designer, Galil assault rifle, Galil assault rifle
Sir Andre Geim RWF HW Pic Russian-born British physicist, Nobel Prize (2010) (Jewish maternal great grandmother) graphene
Abram Geiro RWF Pic Ukrainian-born Soviet engineer, inventor,
Mikhail Gelfond RWC Pic Ukrainian-born Soviet weapon engineer, inventor,
Samuel Genensky Pic American computer scientist, inventor, 
Joseph Gerber RWC Pic Austrian-born American inventor, phottoplotter, phottocatter, Gerber variable scale,
Hugo Gernsback RWF HW Pic Luxembourgian-born American inventor, writer, magazine publisher,
Mark Gerstein Pic American computer scientist, biologist, ??? protein dynamics
Leo Gerstenzang Pic Polish-born American inventor,  cotton swab
David Gestetner Pic Hungarian-born inventor, stencil duplicator
Charles Ginsburg RWF Pic American engineer, inventor, videotape recorder
Billy Gladstone Pic Romanian-born American drummer, percussionist, drum builder, inventor,
Donald Glaser RWF HW Pic American physicist, neurobiologist, Nobel Prize (1960), bubble chamber, bubble chamber
Robert Goddard RWE HW Pic American pysicist, scientist, inventor, ??? liqued-fueld rocket
Leopold Godowsky, Jr Pic American musician, co-invented a color film process Kodachrome, color transparency film
Amos Golan RWC Pic Israeli military, inventor, cornershot
Emanuel Goldberg RWF Pic Russian-born German Israeli engineer, contact camera Zeiss, Zeiss ikon
Isidor Goldberg Pic American inventor, emergency lamp 1915, Pilot Radio Corporation, ExLink
Ken Goldberg Pic Nigerian-born American computer scientist, inventor, ExLink
Rube Goldberg RWF Pic American cartoonist, sculptor, journalist, author, 
Sylvan Goldman Pic American inventor, shopping cart
Peter Goldmark Pic Hungarian-born American engineer, inventor, vinyl record
Richard Goldner RWF Pic Romanian-born Australian violist, pedagogue, inventor, zipper
Yevsei Goldovsky RWF Pic Ukrainian-born Russian/Soviet engineer, inventor, moovie theater, RWEE
Hans Goldschmidt Pic German chemist, inventor, thermite
Robert Goldschmidt RWF Pic Belgian physicist, chemist, engineer, banker, inventor, ???
Rudolf Goldschmidt Pic German engineer, inventor, ??? alternator
Eugen Goldstein RWF Pic Polish-born German physicist, cathode rays,
Eugene Goldwasser Pic American biochemist, erythropoietin
Lewis Gompertz Pic British inventor, founder of Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals,
Bernard Gordon Pic American engineer, inventor, analog-to-digital convertor
Mikhail Gorikker RWF Pic Ukrainian-born Soviet military engineer, inventor, major-general,
Lev Gorlitsky RWF Pic Ukrainian-born Russian weapon designer, inventor,
Alexander Gorlov Pic Russian-born American scientist, inventor,  Gorlov helical Turbine
Gordon Gould RWF Pic American physicist, inventor of laser, laser
Leonard Greene Pic American inventor, engineer,   wind-shear indictor
Leslie Greengard Pic British-born American mathematician, fast multipole method
Dahlia Greidinger Pic Israeli scientist, inventor,
Lori Greiner Pic American inventor, entrepreneur, television personality,
Alfred Gross Pic Canadian-born American wireless communication pioneer, pager, walkie-talkie, ExLink
Yossi Gross Pic Hungarian-born Israeli engineer, inventor, entrepreneur,
Robert Gundlach Pic American physicist, inventor, ??? photocopier
Beno Gutenberg Pic German-born American seismologist, geophysisist, Richter magnitude scale
Yuri Gurevich Pic Russian-born American computer scientist, abstract state machines
Alexander Gurshtein RWF Russian-born Soviet astronomer, engineer, inventor,
Lev Gutenmakher RWF Pic Moldavian-born Soviet mathematician,   
Fritz Haber RWF HW Pic German/Polish-born German chemist, ammonia, Nobel Prize (1918), amonia
Waldemar Haffkine RWF HW Pic Ukrainian-born French Indian bacteriologist, vaccine against cholera, bubonic plague,   
Hiram Halle Pic American inventor, philanthropist, businessman,  
Hartog Jacob Hamburger RWC Pic Dutch physiologist, normal saline
Ruth Handler RWN HW Pic American inventor of Barbie doll, Barbie doll
David Harel RWC HW Pic British-born Israeli computer scientist, Statecharts
Yoram Harth Pic Israeli dermatologist, inventor, acne vulgaris phototherapy
William Hassid Pic Israeli-born Ukrainian American biochemist,
Charles Heidelberger Pic American biochemist, fluorouracil
Heinz Heinemann Pic German-born American chemist,   
Ephraim Heller Pic American inventor, entrepreneur, Synagile Corporation,
Laszlo Heller RWF Pic Hungarian engineer, inventor, cooling system
Martin Hellman RWF HW Pic American cryptographer, public key cryptography
Heinrich Hertz RWC HW Pic German physicist, electro magnetic waves, (Jewish father)
Curt Herzstark Pic Austrian technical manager, mechanical pocket calculator, (Jewish father) Curta
Julius Hess Pic American pediatrician, incubator for premature babies. the world's first nursery 1922 incubator for premature babies
Solomons Hillers RWF Pic Latvian-born Russian organic chemist, inventor,
Julius Hirshcberg RWF Pic German physician, ophthalmologist, medical historian,
Basil Hirschowitz Pic South African-born American gastroenteologist, flexible endoscope, endoscope
Reuben Hoppenstein American neurosurgeon, disposible syringe
Alexandre Horowitz Pic Belgian-born Dutch engineer, inventor, Philishave
Jerome Horwitz Pic American chemist,  AZT
Conrad Hubert Pic Belarusian-born American inventor,    electric flashlights
Gabriel Iddan Pic Israeli inventor, video-camera-in-a-capsule swollowable, wireless capsule endoscopy
Gavril Ilizarov RWF HW Pic Belarusian-born Russian biologist, biotechnologist,
Evsei Iofis RWF Soviet inventor,
Aaron Ismach Pic Ameican inventor, Smallpox vaccinator, jet injector
Hanon Izakson RWF Pic Ukrainian-born Russian designer, farm machines,
Jacob Turkish-born, first coffee-house in England, 1650 coffeehouse
Irwin Jacobs RWF Pic American scientist, businessman, co-founder of Qualcomm,
Isaac Jacobs British inventor, Bristol blue glass
Jewna Jacobson RWC Pic Belarusian-born inventor,
Joseph Jacobson Pic American inventor, E-Ink
Murray Jarvik Pic American psychopharmacologist, smoking habits, co-inventor of Nicotine patch
Robert Jarvik RWF Pic American cardiologist, researcher, entrepreneur, inventor of artifical heart, Jarvik-7
Louis Emile Javal RWF Pic French ophtalmologist,  keratometer
Amos Joel, Jr Pic American engineer, mobile communication system,
Anatol Josepho Pic Russian-born American unventor, film-developing machine, photo-booth
Julius Kahn Pic German-born American engineer, industrialist, manufacturer, inventor,
Philippe Kahn RWF Pic French-born American technology innovator, entrepreneur, camera phone
Robert Kahn RWF HW Pic American co-inventor of Internet TCP/IP,
Israel Kamai RWC Pic Soviet shipbuilder,
Dean Kamen RWF HW Pic American engineer, inventor, (AutoSyringe Segway), Segway
Maurice Kanbar Pic American inventor, entrepreneur, SKYY vodka
Leonid Kantorovich RWF HW Pic Russian-born mathematician, Nobel Prize (1975) in economics, linear programming
Arthur Kantrowitz Pic American physicist, engineer, inventor, total energy variometer
Grigory Kaplan RWF Soviet inventor,
Viktor Kaplan Pic Austrian engineer, inventor, Kaplan turbine
Abraham Karem Pic Iraqi-born Israeli American aerospace engineer, predator
Theodore von Karman RWF HW Pic Hungarian-born German American physicist, engineer,
Abram Kassatsiyer RWF Pic Soviet engineer, shipbuilder,
Ronald Katz Pic American inventor,    call center
Leopold Katzenstein German-born American naval architect, marine engineer, inventor,
Adolphe Kegresse Pic French military engineer, inventor, half-truck dual clutch transmission
Charles Kelman Pic American ophthamologist, cataract surgery
John Kemeny RWF Pic Hungarian-born American mathematician, co-inventor of BASIC
Yakov Kershenbaum RWF Pic Soviet inventor, engineer,
Morris Kharasch Pic Ukrainian-born American chemist, inventor, thimerosal
Lev Khazanov RWF Pic Russian-born Soviet designer, engineer, inventor,
Gordon Kidd Teal Pic American inventor, ??? silicon transistor
Isaak Kikoin RWF Pic Lithuanian-born Russian nuclear physicist, astronomer,
Steve Kirsch Pic American inventor of optical mouse
Isador Kitsee Austrian-born American inventor, chemist, sound movies, refrigerated railroad car, ExLink
Reuben Klamer Pic American toy/game designer,
Leonard Kleinrock RWF Pic American co-inventor of Internet, packet switching
Daniel Kleppner RWF Pic American physicist, atomic research,
Alexander Klibanov Pic American biochemist, biophysicist, inventor, ???
Albert Kligman Pic American dermatologist, Retin-A
Fred Kohler Pic German-born American author, inventor, philosopher, polyswitch
Rudolf Kompfner RWF Pic Austrian-born British American physicist, inventor,  traveling wave tube
Morris Koppelman American inventor, egg carton
Hilary Koprowski RWF Pic Polish-born American virologist, immunologist, polio vaccine
Dezso Korda Hungarian-born engineer, constructor, inventor, variable capacitor
Arthur Korn RWF Pic German/Polish-born physicist, mathematician, inventor, forerunner of the fax machine fax machine
Semyon Kosberg RWF Pic Belarusian-born Russian aueronautical engineer,
Harold Kosoff Pic American inventor,  free piston engine
Boris Kupensky RWF Pic Ukrainian-born Russian military ships designer, ship builder
Raymond Kurzweil RWF Pic American engineer, inventor, Reading Machine, optical character recognision
Irwin Lachman Pic American inventor, catalytic converter, catalytic converter
Hedy Lamarr RWF HW Pic Austrian-born American actress, inventor, spread spectrum radio technology, spread spectrum
Heinrich Lamm Pic German American physician, engineer, inventor, fiber optic cable
Edwin Land RWF Pic American inventor, polaroid camera, Polaroid camera
Benny Landa Pic Polish-born Israeli entrepreneur, founder 1977 of Indigo,
Valerie Landau Pic American designer, author, educator, inventor, (Jewish father)
Nathaniel Lande Pic American journalist, authorm, filmmaker, inventor,
Yevgeniy Landis RWF Pic Ukrainian-born Russian mathematician, AVL tree
Grigory Landsberg RWF Pic Russian/Soviet physicist,
Robert Langer RWF Pic American biotechnologist,
Jaron Lanier Pic American computer scientist, virtual reality, virtual reality
Michael Laor RWC Israeli inventor,
David Laskov RWC HW Pic Russian-born Israeli ammunition inventor,
Bonet de Lattes French-born Italian physician to Pope AlexanderVI, Pope Leo X, astrologer,
Thomas Leavitt American inventor, ??? machine-cancelled postmark
Tim Lederman HW American engineer, inventor,
David Leibovitz HW Pic Russian-born Israeli ammunition inventor,
Lydia Leiteizen RWC Soviet engineer, inventor, physicist,
Mikhail Leitman RWF Pic Azerbaijani-born Soviet Israeli inventor,
Gregory Lekhtman Pic Russian-born Canadian inventor, entrepreneur,
Jerome Lemelson Pic American inventor,  500 patents ExLink
Abraham Lempel RWC Pic Polish-born Israeli scientist, LZW compression compression algorithm
George Lerner Pic American toy inventor, designer, Potato Head
Sol Leshinsky Canadian-born American inventor,  plastic cap
Levi ben Gershon RWE HW Pic French philosopher, Bible commentator, mathematician, astronomer, Jacob's staff
Roy Levien Pic American author, inventor,   
Earl Levine American inventor, computer programmer,  
Herbert Levinstein British chemist, dyemaker, (1878-1956),    ExLink
Ivan Levinstein Pic German-born British chemist, dyemaker, (1845-1916),    ExLink
Vladimir Levkov RWF Pic Belarusian-born Russian engineer,  air-cusion vehicle ExLink2
David Levy Pic American inventor,  ExLink
Louis Levy American inventor, screens for photo-mechanical engraving,   
Maurice Levy American inventor,  lipstick
Max Levy American inventor, screens for photo-mechanical engraving,   
Robert von Lieben RWF Pic Austrian physicist, amplifier thermionic volve cathode ray tube, cathode ray tube
Charles Lieber RWF Pic American chemist, nanotechnologist, inventor,
Baron Justus von Liebig RWF Pic German chemist,  (Jewish mother) ??? artifical fertilizer
Richard Liebreich RWF Pic German ophthamologist, inventor,
Mikhail Lifshits RWF Pic Russian-born Soviet designer, inventor,
Otto Lilienthal RWF HW Pic German engineer, human-carrying glider, ??? air glider
Hymen Lipman Pic Jamaician-born American inventor, pencil+eraser
Gabriel Lippmann RWF HW Pic Luxembourgian-born French physicist, Nobel Ptize (1908) Lippmann plate
Leonard Lipton Pic American author, filmmaker, inventor, stereoscopic display
Barbara Liskov RWF HW Pic American computer scientist,
Walter Lissauer HW Pic German-born physicist, airplanes designer,
Otto Loewi RWF HW Pic German-born Austrian American biochemist, pharmacologist, Nobel Prize (1936),
Heinz London Pic German physicist, inventor, dilution refrigerator
Abraham Louis Levin American physician, inventor, Levin Tube,
Bernard Lown RWC Pic Lithuanian-born American founder of IPPNW, defibrillator
Auguste/Louis Lumiere RWF Pic French inventors, cinematographe, ??? cinematographe
Lev Lyulyev RWF Pic Ukrainian-born Russian missile designer, inventor,
Theodore Maiman RWF HW Pic American physicist, first operable laser, laser
Stepan Makarov RWC Pic Russian military, Vice Admiral, ???
Herbert Mandl Pic Slovak-born philosopher,violinist, inventor, author,  
Leopold Mannes Pic American musician, inventor, Kodachrome, (Jewish father, 1/4 Jewish mother) color transparency film
Amedee Mannheim Pic French mathematician, inventor of slide rule 1859, slide rule
Saul Marantz Pic American audio engineer, inventor, founder of Marantz Co.,
Siegfried Marcus HW Pic German automobile pioneer, 1870 mobile gasoline engine
Louis Marx Pic American toys inventor,  
Zeppo Marx Pic American vaudeville/film comic actor,
Mary the Jewess RWF HW Pic ancient alchemist,
Melanie Mayron RWF Pic American actress, film director, skin care products
Stanley Mazor Pic American engineer, co-inventor of the microprocessor,
John McCarthy RWF HW Pic American computer scientist, Inventor of "Lisp", artificial intelligence (Jewish mother)
Mordecai Meirowitz Pic Israeli inventor, Master mind
Georg Meisenbach Pic German engraver, inventor, entrepreneur, JVL
Florence Melton Pic American inventor,
Erich Mendelsohn RWF HW Pic German-born British Israeli architect,
Samuel Mendelsohn American inventor, manufacturer, ??? synchronized flash photography
Ottmar Mergenthaler RWF Pic German-born American inventor of Linotype machine, 1884 Lynotype machine
Otto Metzger Pic German-born British inventor,
Viktor Meyer RWF Pic German organic chemist, inventor, vapour densities, Viktor Meyer apparatus
Gary Michelson Pic American inventor, spinal surgeon,
Morris Michtom Pic American toy inventor,    Teddy Bear
Mikhail Mil RWF HW Pic Russian engineer, helicopters constructor,
Hinda Miller Pic American co-inventor of the first sports bra, Jogbra, ExLink1
Irving Millman Pic American virologist, microbiologist, viral hepatitis vaccine, vaccine for hepatitis B ExLink
Michel Mirowski HW Pic Polish-born inventor, implantable cardioverter defiblillator, ICD implantable cardioverter defiblillator, ICD ExLink
Dennis Moeller Pic Bus control processor for computers,  ??? ExLink
Georges Montefiore-Levi Pic Belgian inventor, phosphorus bronze
Emanuel Moor RWF Pic Hungarian-born composer, pianist, inventor, musical instruments
Dov Moran Pic Israeli engineer, inventor, businessman, DiskOnKey
Roland Moreno RWF Pic Egyptian-born French inventor, engineer, humorist, author, smart card
Edward Morwitz Polish/German-born American physician, inventor, newspaper publisher, breech-loading gun
Morton Mower Pic American cardiologist, inventor, implantable cardioverter defiblillator, ICD implantable cardioverter defiblillator, ICD
David Muller American mathematician, computer scientist, engineer, inventor,
Max Munk RWF Pic German-born American physicist, mathematician, wind tunnel
Stanley N. Cohen RWF HW Pic American genetisist, genetic engineering
Frank Nabarro Pic British-born South African physicist,
Moisey Naish RWF Pic Ukrainian-born Soviet engineer, inventor,
Naum Naish RWF Pic Russian-born Ukrainian engineer,
Abram Neiman RWF Pic Moldovan-born German/French inventor, entrepreneur,
Abraham Nemeth Pic American mathematician, inventor, Nemeth Braille Code
Gerhard Neumann Pic German-born American aviation engineer, inventor,
John von Neumann RWF HW Pic Hungarian-born American mathematician, game theory, linear programming,computer science, computer architecture
Pedro Nunes RWF HW Pic Portuguese mathematician, cartographer, nonius
Alfred Oppenheim German chemist, inventor,
Jess Oppenheimer Pic American film producer, screenwriter, director, inventor of  Teleprompter
Henry Orenstein Pic Polish-born American poker player, inventor, Transformers
Egon Orowan RWF Pic Hungarian-born British American physicist, inventor,
Stanley Osher Pic American mathematician,
Stanford Ovshinsky Pic American inventor, hydrogen fuek cells
Larry Page RWF HW Pic American co-founder of Google search engine, (Jewish mother) Google
Abraham Palatnik Pic Brazilian artist, inventor, kinechromatic art
David Pall Pic American chemist, filter for transfusions, filter for transfusions
Eduard Penkala Pic Slovak-born Croatian engineer, inventor,    fountain pen
Jacob Pereira Pic Portuguese-born French deaf-mute language inventor, (converso descent) deaf-mute language
Kenneth Perlin Pic American computer scientist, Perlin noise
Andrew Perlman Pic American entrepreneur, inventor,
Johann Philipp Reis RWF Pic German inventor, (Jewish father) Reis telephone ExLink2
Gregory Pincus RWF Pic American biologist, inventor, birth-control pill, birth-control pill
Marvin Pipkin Pic American chemist, inventor, incandescent light bulb
Yury Podrazhansky Russian-born American inventor, two way radio battery
John Polanyi RWF HW Pic German-born British Canadian chemist Nobel Prize (1986), (Jewish father)
Iosif Poliakoff RWF Ukrainian-born British radio engineer, inventor, Multitone Electronics,
Ron Popeil Pic American inventor, (Jewish father) infomercials
Josef Popper-Lynkeus RWF HW Pic Czech-born Austrian scientist, thinker, inventor,
Elieser Posner American food engineer, scientist, ???
Cyril Pullin Pic British inventor, engineer, motor car driver, rotary engine
Friedrikh Pustinski RWF Belarusian-born Soviet designer, inventor,
Geoffrey Pyke Pic British journalist, inventor, pykrete
Michael Rabin RWF HW Pic German/Polish-born Israeli American mathematician, nondermenistic algorithm,
Jacob Rabinow Pic Ukrainian-born American engineer, inventor, scanning, sorting machines, poweRWFheel
Jan Rajchman Pic British-born American electrical engineer, computer scientist, (Jewish father) magnetic-core memory
Rafael Reif Pic Venezuelan-born American electric engineer, administrator,
Lias Reiss invented conveter of alternative electric current
Ale Resnik Pic Argentine-born American businessman, inventor,
Sir Harry Ricardo Pic British engineer, engine designer, (Jewish paternal grandfather) internal combustion engine
Jack Rieger Pic American film producer, inventor, collapsible crip/play pen
Robert Rines Pic American inventor, sonogram sonar
Jim Rodnunsky Pic Canadian-born American technitian, cinematographer, inventor, Cablecam
Dorothy Rogers American writer, interior decorator, inventor, 
Mortimer Rogoff American inventor, chairman/president of Novigation Sciences, ExLink
Vladimir Rokhlin, Jr Pic Soviet-born American mathematician, fast multipole method
Max Rose three wheels automobile with Carl Benz ExLink
David Rosen Pic American founder 1954 of SEGA video game, (Japan) SEGA
Harold Rosen RWF Pic American engineer, communication sattellite technology,
Ida Rosenthal Pic Belarusian-born American founder of Maiden Form, brassiere
Sidney Rosenthal Pic American inventor of  Magic Marker
Eugene Roshal Pic Russian/Soviet software engineer, WinRar
Bruce Roth Pic American chemist, oncologist, inventor, lipitor, lipitor
Samuel Ruben Pic American chemist, inventor of  sealed mercury batteries, sealed mercury batteries Duracell1 Duracell2
Heinrich Rubens Pic German physicist, Rubens' Tube
Erno Rubik RWF Pic Hungarian inventor, sculptor, architecture scholar,    Rubik's cube
Erno Rubik Pic Hungarian aircraft designer,  training gliders
Benjamin Rubin Pic American inventor, bifurcated vaccination needle, microbiologist, bifurcated vaccination needle,
Jon Rubinstein RWC Pic American computer scientist, electrical engineer,  iPod
Reinhold Rudenberg Pic German-born American inventor, electrical engineer, ExLink2
Edmund Rumpler Austrian automobile/aircraft designer, inventor, swing axle
Albert Sabin RWF HW Pic Polish-born American medical researcher, pollio vaccine
Franz Sacher Pic Czech-born  confectioner, inventor 1832 of  Sachertorte
Peter Safar Pic Austrian scientist, mouth-to-mouth resuscitation technique,
Aran Safir Pic American ophthalmologist, inventor, identification system
William Salcer Pic Czech-born Israeli American inventor,
Jonas Salk RWF HW Pic American physician, medical researcher, pollio vaccine
Nahum Salomon British manufacturer of bycycles, sacharin industry, introduced sewing machine in England,
David Samuelson Pic British inventor, camera-mounting device, Oscar
Lewis Sarett Pic American organic chemist, (Jewish father) synthesis of cortisone
Steven Sasson Pic American electrical engineer, ??? digital camera
Isidor Sauers Austrian-born American physicist, inventor, ???
Albert Schatz RWC Pic American microbiologist, co-discoverer of streptomycin 1943, streptomycin
Arthur Schawlow RWF HW Pic Canadian American physicist, Nobel Prize (1981), co-inventor of laser, (Jewish father) laser
Victor Scheinman Pic American roboticist, pioneer, Stanford Arm
Bela Schick Pic Hungarian-born American pediatrician, diphterhia test
Altina Schinasi Pic American sculptor, filmmaker, entrepreneur, designer, inventor, Harleguin ereglass frame
Klaus Schmiegel Pic German-born American organic chemist, inventor,  Prosac
Arnold Schoenberg RWF HW Pic Austrian American composer,   dodecaphony
Abraham Schreiner Pic Austrian discoverer of  petroleum kerosene, Boryslaw Galicia, The gas light 1853 ExLink
Peter Schultz Pic American co-inventor of fiber optic cable,  optical fiber
Morris Schwartz Pic Russian-born American photographer, inventor,  flash synchroniser
David Schwarz HW Pic Croatian-born Hungarian aviation pioneer, rigid airship, Rigid airship
Raymond Scott Pic American composer, bandleader, engineer, inventor, sequencer portable synthesizer,
Ilya Segalovich RWF Pic Russian-born co-founder of search engine Yandex, Yandex
Pal Selenyi Pic Hungarian experimental physicist, engineer, inventor, xerography
Henry Setright British engineer, inventor, Setright ticket machine, Setright ticket machine
Philip Shad Pic British inventor, wireless sewing machine,
Adi Shamir RWF HW Pic Israeli cryptographer, RSA algorithm
Zalman Shapiro HW Pic American chemist, inventor, nuclear reactor in submarine
Ephraim Shay Pic American inventor, ??? Shay locomative
Moisey Shifrin RWC Pic Belarusian-born Soviet naval designer,
Moisey Shkud RWF Moldovan-born Soviet engineer, architect, inventor,
Sir Isaac Shoenberg RWF Pic Belarusian-born British engineer, inventor, 405-line format television
Gil Shwed Pic Israeli businessman, Check Point Software Technologies,
Bernard Silver Pic American inventor, ??? barcode
Joseph Simon American inventor, steam engine 1763 ExLink
Isaac Singer RWF Pic American co-inventor of sewing machine,  (Jewish paternal grandfather) sewing machine
Joseph Slepian Pic American electrical engineer, Westinhouse Electric Corporation
Hayim Slonimski RWF HW Pic Polish-born author, astronomer, inventor, publisher, calculating machine
H.Gene Slottow Pic American engineering scholar, inventor, plasma display
Abram Slutskin Ukrainian-born Soviet physicist, inventor, radar pioneer,
Samuel Smith Pic American chemist, inventor, Scotchgard
Sass Somekh RWC Pic Iraqi-born Israeli engineer, inventor, president of Novellus, Novellus
Kurt Joachim Sommerfeld German-born British stractural engineer, inventor, Sommerfeld Tracking
Harry Soref Pic American locksmith-inventor, Master Lock
Paul Soros Pic Hungarian-born American mechanical engineer, inventor, businessman, philanthropist,
Harold Sossen American inventor, businessman, educator, writer,
Abram Spanel Ukrainian-born American industrialist, inventor, philanthropist, garment bag
Fred Spira Pic Austrian-born American inventor, innovator of photography,
Joel Spira Pic American inventor, solid-state electronic dimmer, Dimmer-Switches
Izrael Abraham Staffel Pic Polish inventor, matchmaker, designer of calculaticng machines,
Ned Steinberger Pic American inventor of musical instruments,
Charles Steinmetz Pic German/Polish-born American mathematician, electrical engineer, alternating current ExLink2
Abraham Stern RWF HW Pic Polish-born inventor, mechanical calculators
Albert Stern Pic American inventor, violinist,
Arthur Stern Pic Hungarian-born American inventor, philanthropist, color television
William Stern RWF Pic German-born American psychologist, philosopher, I.Q. Intelligence Quotient, ton variator
Leo Sternbach Pic Croatian-born American chemist, inventor of Valium/Librium, Hoffmann-La Roche
Gerald Stillit Pic British-born inventor, publisher, polyglot, stillitron
Benno Strauss Pic German-born physicist, metallurg, co-inventor of stainless steel, (contribution) stainless steel ExLink
Levi Strauss RWE HW Pic American inventor, businessman, jeans, jeans
Isaac Strouse American inventor, manufacurer of steel corset stays,  steel corset stays
Leo Szilard RWF HW Pic Hungarian-born German American physicist, nuclear chain reactor
Joseph Szydlowski HW Pic Polish-born French aircraft engine designer, aircraft engine
Zvi Tabor HW Pic British-born Israeli physicist, engineer, inventor, solar energy
Pavel Tager RWF Pic Russian/Soviet engineer, inventor, magnetical recording, sound magnetic recording RWN
Yakov Taubin RWF Pic Belarusian-born Russian military designer,
Nat Taylor Pic Canadian inventor, movie theater
Warren Teitelman Pic American computer scientist, inventor, Interlisp
Maria Telkes Pic Hungarian-born American physical chemist, inventor, solar still
Edward Teller RWF HW Pic Hungarian-born American physicist,  hydrogen bomb,
Alexander Tetelbaum Pic Ukrainian-born American engineer, inventor,
Iosif Teverovsky RWC Pic Soviet engineer, designer, inventor,
Abraham Thevard invention of plate-glass plate-glass
Daniel Thompson Canadian-born American inventor, entrepreneur, bagel making machine
Corban Tillemann-Dick Pic American inventor, (Jewish mother), IRIS engine
Levi Tillemann-Dick Pic American inventor, (Jewish mother), IRIS engine
Tomicah Tillemann Pic American senior advicer to Secretary of State, inventor, (Jewish mother) IRIS engine
Henry Timken Pic German-born American inventor, tapered rolling bearings
Max Tishler Pic American biochemist,  poultry desease antibiotic ExLink
Bruno Touschek RWF Pic Austrian physicist,  (Jewish mother) particle colliders
Lev Trakhtenberg RWF Soviet sound engineer,
Oscar Troplowitz Pic German owner 1890-1918 Beiersdorf AG, leukoplast
Igor Tsirlin RWC Soviet engineer, designer,
Veniamin Tsukerman RWF Pic Belarusian-born Russian/Soviet physicist,
Joseph Tushinsky American electronic indystry pioneer, inventor, musician, "father of stereo"
Joseph Tykocinski-Tykociner Pic Polish American engineer, inventor, sound-on-film technology, sound film
Stanislaw Ulam RWF HW Pic Polish/Ukrainian-born American mathematician, physicist, hydrogen bomb, Monte Carlo method
Lodewyk van Berken Belgian jeweller, inventor, scaif 1456, scaif
Yossi Vardi Pic Israeli high-tech entrepreneur,
Vladimir Veksler RWF Pic Ukrainian-born Russian nuclear physicist, synchofazotron
Lillian Vernon Pic American catalog innovator,
Moshe Vilboshevitz HW Belarusian-born Israeli inventor, margarine production prosess, margarine production process
Andrew Viterbi RWF HW Pic Italian-born American computer scientist, 
Arkady Volozh RWF Pic Kazakhstani-born Russian developer of search engine Yandex, Yandex
Karl von Basch Pic Czech-born Austrian physician, inventor, blood pressure, sphygmomanometer
Harod von Braunhut Pic American mail-order marketer, inventor, toys
Moritz von Jacobi RWF Pic German-born Russian physicist, engineer,
Selman Waksman RWF HW Pic Ukrainian-born American scientist, Nobel Prize (1952) in medicine, streptomycin
Carl Warburg German physician, pharmacologist, inventor, Warburg's Tincture
Joseph Weber Pic American physicist, gravitational waves microwave amplifier, Weber bar
Lazare Weiller RWF Pic French industrialist, inventor, politician,   
Gil Weinberg Pic Israeli musician, inventor, educator,  
Lee Weinblatt Pic American inventor, market researcher,
Karl Weissenberg RWF Pic Austrian physicist, goniometer rheometer
George Weisz Pic Hungarian-born British inventor,
Chaim Weizmann RWF HW Pic Belarusian-born British Israeli chemist, ABE process
Herbert Wertheim Pic American engineer, inventor, entrepreneur, philanthropist,
Richard Willstatter RWF HW Pic German-born Swiss chemist, Nobel Prize (1915), paper chromatography
Paul Winchell Pic American actor, comedian, inventor, 
Emil Wohlwill Pic German engineer, wohlwill process
Ricardo Wolf RWE HW Pic German-born Cuban Israeli inventor, diplomat, philanthropist,
Joseph Woodland Pic American inventor, barcode
Jeff Woolf Pic British inventor, businessman, journalist, innovation specialist,
Joshua Wurman Pic American atmospheric scientist, inventor,
Moshe Yanai Pic Israeli inventor, businessman, entrepreneur, aviator,
Rafi Yoeli Pic Israeli inventor,  flying car
Abraham Zacuto RWF Pic Spanish Portuguese astronomer, astrolable, early novigation instrument, astrolable
Moshe Zakai HW Pic Polish-born Israeli electrical engineer, engineering scholar, inventor,
Zeev Zalevsky Pic Soviet/Russian-born Israeli physicist, electrical egineer, inventor,
Alexander Zalmanov RWE Pic Belarusian-born Russian inventor,  Turpentine bath
Ludwig Zamenhof RWF HW Pic Polish ophthamologist, linguist, inventor of Esperanto,  Esperanto
Yakov Zeldovich RWF HW Pic Belarusian-born Russian physicist, astronomer,
Edmund Zalinski RWC Pic Polish-born American soldier, military engineer, inventor, dynamite gun, (Jewish mother) dynamite torpedo-gun
Karoly Zipernowsky Pic Austrian-born Hungarian electrical engineer, inventor, transformator
Jacob Ziv RWF HW Pic Israeli American computer scientist, engineer, compression algorithm
Boris Zlotin RWF Soviet inventor, TRIZ
Paul Zoll Pic American cardiologist, inventor, defibrillator
Bernhard Zondek HW Pic German/Polish-born Israeli endocrinologist, gynecologist,
Inventors by Country
American 
Morris Abrams Pic American inventor, founder of Arror Fastener Co., staples, stapler
Leonard Adleman RWF HW Pic American computer scientist, DNA computing, RSA algorithm
Charles Adler, Jr Pic American engineer, traffic lights,  traffic light ExLink
Robert Adler RWF Pic Austrian-born American engineer, remote control ExLink
Zachariah Allen Pic American inventor, cut-off volve for steam engines, cut-off volve
Arthur Ashkin RWF Pic American physicist, optical tweezers, optical tweezers
Louis Auster American founder of egg cream, beverage, 1890 egg cream
Ralph Baer RWF Pic German-born American inventor, video games console, games console
Paul Baran RWF HW Pic Polish/Belarusian-born American co-inventor of digital packet switching, packet switching
Hans Baruch RWC Pic German-born American physiologist, inventor, descrete analyzer
Semi Begun Pic German-born American inventor, cassette magnetic recorder
Richard Bellman RWF HW Pic American mathematician, dynamic programming, dynamic programming
George Bekefi Czech-born American plasma physicist, inventor,
Itzhak Bentov HW Pic Czech-born Israeli American scientist, inventor, cardiac catheter
Maurice Berlin RWF Moldovan-born American businessman, Musical instruments inventor,
Emile Berliner RWF HW Pic German-born American inventor of grammophone, microphone, grammophone
Donald Bitzer Pic American computer scientist, electrical engineer, ??? plasma display
Herman Bloch Pic American chemist, inventor, cathalitic converter, ExLink
Samuel Blum Pic American chemist, physicist, inventor, excimer lazer sergury, LASIK
Baruch Blumberg RWF HW Pic American biochemist, Nobel Prize (1976), vaccine for hepatitis B
Sam Born Pic Russian-born American businessman, inventor, Just Born
Howard Braham Pic American inventor,  Kugel Couch and Fall
Harod von Braunhut Pic American mail-order marketer, inventor, toys
Dan Bricklin RWF Pic American inventor of electronic spredsheet program, co-founder of VisiCalc, spreadsheet
Sergey Brin RWF HW Pic Russian-born American co-founder of Google search engine, Google
Wendell Brown RWC Pic American computer scientist, inventor, entrepreneur,
Gustav Bucky Pic German American rengenologist, Bucky's diogram
Henry Buchwald Pic Austrian-born American surgeon, researcher, inventor, infusion pump
Leslie Buck Pic American business executive, Anthora cofee cup
Marvin Camras Pic American electrical engineer, inventor, magnetic recording
Melanie Chartoff Pic American television actress, comedian,  inventor,
Adam Cohen Pic American chemist, inventor,
Fred Cohen Pic American computer scientist, inventor,  computer virus
Sam Cohen Pic American physicist, neutron bomb 1958, W70
Stanley N. Cohen RWF HW Pic American genetisist, genetic engineering
Frank Colton Pic Polish-born Ameican chemist, oral contraceptive, Enovid
Martin Cooper RWF HW Pic American inventor of mobile phone,     mobile phone ExLink
Joshua Cowen Pic American inventor, toy train system, toy train system
George Dantzig RWF Pic Polish-born American mathematician,  linear programming
Joel Davidson Americanco-inventor of 100% solar powered vehicle, 1984 solar powered vehicle
Jacob Davis RWF Pic Latvian-born American co-inventor of jeans, jeans
Carl Djerassi RWF Pic Austrian-born American organic chemist, oral contraceptive, novelist, playwright, contraseptive pill
Mildred Dresselhaus RWF HW Pic American physicist,
William Dubilier Pic American inventor, mica capacitor, ExLink
Sidney Edelstein HW Pic American chemist, inventor, bibliophil, Dexter Chemical Corporation,
Benjamin Eisenstadt American inventor, saccharin sweetener, Sweet'N Low ExLink
Gertrude Elion RWF HW Pic American biochemist, pharmacologist, Nobel Price (1988), zovirax, zovirax
Joel Engel Pic American engineer, cellurar network ExLink
Lee Felsenstein Pic American designer of Osborne-1
Robert Fischel Pic American physicist, inventor, bioengineer,
Avery Fisher RWF Pic American inventor, sound reproduction, sound reproduction ExLink
Max Fleischer RWF HW Pic Polish-born American pioneer of animated cartoon, film director, rotoscope
Leonard Flom Pic American ophthalmologist, inventor, recognition system
Robert Frankston RWF Pic American inventor of electronic spredsheet program, co-founder of VisiCalc, spreadsheet
Richard Frenkiel Pic American engineer, cellular network
Josef Fried Pic Polish-born German American chemist, inventor,
Joseph Friedman Pic American inventor, flexible straw, straw
Julius Futterman Pic American electronics engineer, volve amplifier
Henry Gaisman Pic American inventor, philanthropist, safety razor
Samuel Genensky Pic American computer scientist, inventor, 
Joseph Gerber RWC Pic Austrian-born American inventor, phottoplotter, phottocatter, Gerber variable scale,
Hugo Gernsback RWF HW Pic Luxembourgian-born American inventor, writer, magazine publisher,
Mark Gerstein Pic American computer scientist, biologist, ??? protein dynamics
Leo Gerstenzang Pic Polish-born American inventor,  cotton swab
Charles Ginsburg RWF Pic American engineer, inventor, videotape recorder
Billy Gladstone Pic Romanian-born American drummer, percussionist, drum builder, inventor,
Donald Glaser RWF HW Pic American physicist, neurobiologist, Nobel Prize (1960), bubble chamber, bubble chamber
Robert Goddard RWE HW Pic American pysicist, scientist, inventor, ??? liqued-fueld rocket
Leopold Godowsky, Jr Pic American musician, co-invented a color film process Kodachrome, color transparency film
Isidor Goldberg Pic American inventor, emergency lamp 1915, Pilot Radio Corporation, ExLink ExLink2 Pilot Electric Manufacturing
Ken Goldberg Pic Nigerian-born American computer scientist, inventor, ExLink ExLink2
Rube Goldberg RWF Pic American cartoonist, sculptor, journalist, author, 
Sylvan Goldman Pic American inventor, shopping cart
Peter Goldmark Pic Hungarian-born American engineer, inventor, vinyl record
Eugene Goldwasser Pic American biochemist, erythropoietin
Bernard Gordon Pic American engineer, inventor, analog-to-digital convertor
Gordon Gould RWF Pic American physicist, inventor of laser, laser
Leonard Greene Pic American inventor, engineer,   wind-shear indictor
Leslie Greengard Pic British-born American mathematician, fast multipole method
Lori Greiner Pic American inventor, entrepreneur, television personality,
Alfred Gross Pic Canadian-born American wireless communication pioneer, pager, walkie-talkie, ExLink
Robert Gundlach Pic American physicist, inventor, ??? photocopier
Yuri Gurevich Pic Russian-born American computer scientist, abstract state machines
Beno Gutenberg Pic German-born American seismologist, geophysisist, Richter magnitude scale
Hiram Halle Pic American inventor, philanthropist, businessman,  
Ruth Handler RWN HW Pic American inventor of Barbie doll, Barbie doll
William Hassid Pic Israeli-born Ukrainian American biochemist,
Charles Heidelberger Pic American biochemist, fluorouracil
Heinz Heinemann Pic German-born American chemist,   
Ephraim Heller Pic American inventor, entrepreneur, Synagile Corporation,
Martin Hellman RWF HW Pic American cryptographer, public key cryptography
Julius Hess Pic American pediatrician, incubator for premature babies. the world's first nursery 1922 incubator for premature babies
Basil Hirschowitz Pic South African-born American gastroenteologist, flexible endoscope, endoscope ExLink
Reuben Hoppenstein American neurosurgeon, disposible syringe
Alexandre Horowitz Pic Belgian-born Dutch engineer, inventor, Philishave
Jerome Horwitz Pic American chemist,  AZT
Conrad Hubert Pic Belarusian-born American inventor,    electric flashlights
Aaron Ismach Pic Ameican inventor, Smallpox vaccinator, jet injector
Irwin Jacobs RWF Pic American scientist, businessman, co-founder of Qualcomm,
Joseph Jacobson Pic American inventor, E-Ink
Murray Jarvik Pic American psychopharmacologist, smoking habits, co-inventor of Nicotine patch
Robert Jarvik RWF Pic American cardiologist, researcher, entrepreneur, inventor of artifical heart, Jarvik-7
Amos Joel, Jr Pic American engineer, mobile communication system,
Anatol Josepho Pic Russian-born American unventor, film-developing machine, photo-booth
Julius Kahn Pic German-born American engineer, industrialist, manufacturer, inventor,
Philippe Kahn RWF Pic French-born American technology innovator, entrepreneur, camera phone
Robert Kahn RWF HW Pic American co-inventor of Internet TCP/IP,
Dean Kamen RWF HW Pic American engineer, inventor, (AutoSyringe Segway), Segway
Maurice Kanbar Pic American inventor, entrepreneur, SKYY vodka
Arthur Kantrowitz Pic American physicist, engineer, inventor, total energy variometer
Abraham Karem Pic Iraqi-born Israeli American aerospace engineer, predator
Theodore von Karman RWF HW Pic Hungarian-born German American physicist, engineer,
Ronald Katz Pic American inventor,    call center
Leopold Katzenstein German-born American naval architect, marine engineer, inventor,
Charles Kelman Pic American ophthamologist, cataract surgery
John Kemeny RWF Pic Hungarian-born American mathematician, co-inventor of BASIC
Morris Kharasch Pic Ukrainian-born American chemist, inventor, thimerosal
Steve Kirsch Pic American inventor of optical mouse
Isador Kitsee Austrian-born American inventor, chemist, sound movies, refrigerated railroad car, ExLink
Reuben Klamer Pic American toy/game designer,
Leonard Kleinrock RWF Pic American co-inventor of Internet, packet switching
Daniel Kleppner RWF Pic American physicist, atomic research,
Alexander Klibanov Pic American biochemist, biophysicist, inventor, ???
Albert Kligman Pic American dermatologist, Retin-A
Fred Kohler Pic German-born American author, inventor, philosopher, polyswitch
Rudolf Kompfner RWF Pic Austrian-born British American physicist, inventor,  traveling wave tube
Morris Koppelman American inventor, egg carton
Hilary Koprowski RWF Pic Polish-born American virologist, immunologist, polio vaccine
Harold Kosoff Pic American inventor,  free piston engine
Raymond Kurzweil RWF Pic American engineer, inventor, Reading Machine, optical character recognision
Irwin Lachman Pic American inventor, catalytic converter, catalytic converter
Hedy Lamarr RWF HW Pic Austrian-born American actress, inventor, spread spectrum radio technology, spread spectrum
Heinrich Lamm Pic German American physician, engineer, inventor, fiber optic cable ExLink
Edwin Land RWF Pic American inventor, polaroid camera, Polaroid camera
Valerie Landau Pic American designer, author, educator, inventor, (Jewish father)
Nathaniel Lande Pic American journalist, authorm, filmmaker, inventor,
Robert Langer RWF Pic American biotechnologist,
Jaron Lanier Pic American computer scientist, virtual reality, virtual reality
Thomas Leavitt American inventor, ??? machine-cancelled postmark
Tim Lederman HW American engineer, inventor,
Jerome Lemelson Pic American inventor,  500 patents ExLink
George Lerner Pic American toy inventor, designer, Potato Head
Sol Leshinsky Canadian-born American inventor,  plastic cap
Roy Levien Pic American author, inventor,   
Abraham Louis Levin American physician, inventor, Levin Tube,
Earl Levine American inventor, computer programmer,  
David Levy Pic American inventor,  ExLink
Louis Levy American inventor, screens for photo-mechanical engraving,   
Maurice Levy American inventor,  lipstick
Max Levy American inventor, screens for photo-mechanical engraving,   
Robert von Lieben RWF Pic Austrian physicist, amplifier thermionic volve cathode ray tube, vacuum tube
Charles Lieber RWF Pic American chemist, nanotechnologist, inventor,
Hymen Lipman Pic Jamaician-born American inventor, pencil+eraser
Leonard Lipton Pic American author, filmmaker, inventor, stereoscopic display
Barbara Liskov RWF HW Pic American computer scientist,
Otto Loewi RWF HW Pic German-born Austrian American biochemist, pharmacologist, Nobel Prize (1936),
Bernard Lown RWC Pic Lithuanian-born American founder of IPPNW, defibrillator
Theodore Maiman RWF HW Pic American physicist, first operable laser, laser
Leopold Mannes Pic American musician, inventor, Kodachrome, (Jewish father, 1/4 Jewish mother) color transparency film
Saul Marantz Pic American audio engineer, inventor, founder of Marantz Co.,
Louis Marx Pic American toys inventor,  
Zeppo Marx Pic American vaudeville/film comic actor,
Melanie Mayron RWF Pic American actress, film director, skin care products
Stanley Mazor Pic American engineer, co-inventor of the microprocessor,
John McCarthy RWF HW Pic American computer scientist, Inventor of "Lisp", artificial intelligence (Jewish mother)
Florence Melton Pic American inventor,
Samuel Mendelsohn American inventor, manufacturer, ??? synchronized flash photography
Ottmar Mergenthaler RWF Pic German-born American inventor of Linotype machine, 1884 Lynotype machine JVL
Gary Michelson Pic American inventor, spinal surgeon,
Morris Michtom Pic American toy inventor,    Teddy Bear
Hinda Miller Pic American co-inventor of the first sports bra, Jogbra, ExLink1 ExLink2
Irving Millman Pic American virologist, microbiologist, viral hepatitis vaccine, vaccine for hepatitis B ExLink
Dennis Moeller Pic Bus control processor for computers,  ??? ExLink
Morton Mower Pic American cardiologist, inventor, implantable cardioverter defiblillator, ICD implantable cardioverter defiblillator, ICD
Edward Morwitz Polish/German-born American physician, inventor, newspaper publisher, breech-loading gun
David Muller American mathematician, computer scientist, engineer, inventor,
Max Munk RWF Pic German-born American physicist, mathematician, wind tunnel ExLink
Abraham Nemeth Pic American mathematician, inventor, Nemeth Braille Code
John von Neumann RWF HW Pic Hungarian-born American mathematician, game theory, linear programming,computer science, computer architecture
Gerhard Neumann Pic German-born American aviation engineer, inventor,
Jess Oppenheimer Pic American film producer, screenwriter, director, inventor of  Teleprompter
Henry Orenstein Pic Polish-born American poker player, inventor, Transformers
Egon Orowan RWF Pic Hungarian-born British American physicist,
Stanley Osher Pic American mathematician,
Stanford Ovshinsky Pic American inventor, hydrogen fuek cells
Larry Page RWF HW Pic American co-founder of Google search engine, (Jewish mother) Google
David Pall Pic American chemist, filter for transfusions, filter for transfusions
Kenneth Perlin Pic American computer scientist, Perlin noise
Andrew Perlman Pic American entrepreneur, inventor,
Gregory Pincus RWF Pic American biologist, inventor, birth-control pill, birth-control pill
Marvin Pipkin Pic American chemist, inventor, incandescent light bulb
Yury Podrazhansky Russian-born American inventor, two way radio battery
Ron Popeil Pic American inventor, (Jewish father) infomercials Ronco
Elieser Posner American food engineer, scientist, ???
Cyril Pullin Pic British inventor, engineer, motor car driver, rotary engine
Geoffrey Pyke Pic British journalist, inventor, pykrete
Michael Rabin RWF HW Pic German/Polish-born Israeli American mathematician, nondermenistic algorithm,
Jacob Rabinow Pic Ukrainian-born American engineer, inventor, scanning, sorting machines, poweRWFheel
Jan Rajchman Pic British-born American electrical engineer, computer scientist, (Jewish father) magnetic-core memory
Rafael Reif Pic Venezuelan-born American electric engineer, administrator,
Ale Resnik Pic Argentine-born American businessman, inventor,
Jack Rieger Pic American film producer, inventor, collapsible crip/play pen
Robert Rines Pic American inventor, sonogram sonar
Jim Rodnunsky Pic Canadian-born American technitian, cinematographer, inventor, Cablecam
Dorothy Rogers American writer, interior decorator, inventor, 
Mortimer Rogoff American inventor, chairman/president of Novigation Sciences, ExLink
Vladimir Rokhlin, Jr Pic Soviet-born American mathematician, fast multipole method
David Rosen Pic American founder 1954 of SEGA video game, (Japan) SEGA
Harold Rosen RWF Pic American engineer, communication sattellite technology,
Ida Rosenthal Pic Belarusian-born American founder of Maiden Form, brassiere
Sidney Rosenthal Pic American inventor of  Magic Marker ???
Bruce Roth Pic American chemist, oncologist, inventor, lipitor, lipitor
Samuel Ruben Pic American chemist, inventor of  sealed mercury batteries, sealed mercury batteries Duracell1 Duracell2
Benjamin Rubin Pic American inventor, bifurcated vaccination needle, microbiologist, bifurcated vaccination needle,
Jon Rubinstein Pic American computer scientist, electrical engineer,  iPod
Reinhold Rudenberg Pic German-born American inventor, electrical engineer, ExLink1 ExLink2
Edmund Rumpler Austrian automobile/aircraft designer, inventor, swing axle
Albert Sabin RWF HW Pic Polish-born American medical researcher, pollio vaccine
Aran Safir Pic American ophthalmologist, inventor, identification system
William Salcer Pic Czech-born Israeli American inventor,
Jonas Salk RWF HW Pic American physician, medical researcher, pollio vaccine
Lewis Sarett Pic American organic chemist, (Jewish father) synthesis of cortisone jinfo
Steven Sasson Pic American electrical engineer, ??? digital camera
Isidor Sauers Austrian-born American physicist, inventor, ???
Albert Schatz RWC Pic American microbiologist, co-discoverer of streptomycin 1943, streptomycin
Arthur Schawlow RWF HW Pic Canadian American physicist, Nobel Prize (1981), co-inventor of laser, (Jewish father) laser
Victor Scheinman Pic American roboticist, pioneer, Stanford Arm
Altina Schinasi Pic American sculptor, filmmaker, entrepreneur, designer, inventor, Harleguin ereglass frame
Bela Schick Pic Hungarian-born American pediatrician, diphterhia test
Klaus Schmiegel Pic German-born American organic chemist, inventor,  Prosac
Arnold Schoenberg RWF HW Pic Austrian American composer,   dodecaphony
Morris Schwartz Pic Russian-born American photographer, inventor,  flash synchroniser
Peter Schultz Pic American co-inventor of fiber optic cable,  optical fiber
Raymond Scott Pic American composer, bandleader, engineer, inventor, sequencer portable synthesizer,
Zalman Shapiro HW Pic American chemist, inventor, nuclear reactor in submarine
Ephraim Shay Pic American inventor, ??? Shay locomative
Bernard Silver Pic American inventor, ??? barcode
Joseph Simon American inventor, steam engine 1763 ExLink
Isaac Singer RWF Pic American co-inventor of sewing machine,  (Jewish paternal grandfather) sewing machine ExLink Answers
Joseph Slepian Pic American electrical engineer, Westinhouse Electric Corporation
H.Gene Slottow Pic American engineering scholar, inventor, plasma display
Samuel Smith Pic American chemist, inventor, Scotchgard
Harry Soref Pic American locksmith-inventor, Master Lock
Paul Soros Pic Hungarian-born American mechanical engineer, inventor, businessman, philanthropist,
Harold Sossen American inventor, businessman, educator, writer,
Abram Spanel Ukrainian-born American industrialist, inventor, philanthropist, garment bag JVL
Fred Spira Pic Austrian-born American inventor, innovator of photography,
Joel Spira Pic American inventor, solid-state electronic dimmer, Dimmer-Switches Lutron Electronics
Ned Steinberger Pic American inventor of musical instruments,
Charles Steinmetz Pic German/Polish-born American mathematician, electrical engineer, alternating current ExLink1 ExLink2
Albert Stern Pic American inventor, violinist,
Arthur Stern Pic Hungarian-born American inventor, philanthropist, color television
Leo Sternbach Pic Croatian-born American chemist, inventor of Valium/Librium, Hoffmann-La Roche
Levi Strauss RWE HW Pic American inventor, businessman, jeans, jeans
Isaac Strouse American inventor, manufacurer of steel corset stays,  steel corset stays ExLink
Leo Szilard RWF HW Pic Hungarian-born German American physicist, nuclear chain reactor
Gordon Kidd Teal Pic American inventor, ??? silicon transistor
Warren Teitelman Pic American computer scientist, inventor, Interlisp
Alexander Tetelbaum Pic Ukrainian-born American engineer, inventor,
Maria Telkes Pic Hungarian-born American physical chemist, inventor, solar still
Edward Teller RWF HW Pic Hungarian-born American physicist,  hydrogen bomb,
Abraham Thevard invention of plate-glass plate-glass
Daniel Thompson Canadian-born American inventor, entrepreneur, bagel making machine
Corban Tillemann-Dick Pic American inventor, (Jewish mother), IRIS engine
Levi Tillemann-Dick Pic American inventor, (Jewish mother), IRIS engine
Tomicah Tillemann Pic American senior advicer to Secretary of State, inventor, (Jewish mother) IRIS engine
Henry Timken Pic German-born American inventor, tapered rolling bearings
Max Tishler Pic American biochemist,  poultry desease antibiotic ExLink
Joseph Tushinsky American electronic indystry pioneer, inventor, musician, "father of stereo"
Joseph Tykocinski-Tykociner Pic Polish American engineer, inventor, sound-on-film technology, sound film
Stanislaw Ulam RWF HW Pic Polish/Ukrainian-born American mathematician, physicist, hydrogen bomb, Monte Carlo method
Lillian Vernon Pic American catalog innovator,
Andrew Viterbi RWF HW Pic Italian-born American computer scientist, 
Selman Waksman RWF HW Pic Ukrainian-born American scientist, Nobel Prize (1952) in medicine, streptomycin
Joseph Weber Pic American physicist, gravitational waves microwave amplifier, Weber bar
Lee Weinblatt Pic American inventor, market researcher,
Herbert Wertheim Pic American engineer, inventor, entrepreneur, philanthropist,
Paul Winchell Pic American actor, comedian, inventor, 
Joseph Woodland Pic American inventor, barcode
Joshua Wurman Pic American atmospheric scientist, inventor,
Edmund Zalinski RWC Pic Polish-born American soldier, military engineer, inventor, dynamite gun, (Jewish mother) dynamite torpedo-gun
Paul Zoll Pic American cardiologist, inventor, defibrillator
Boris Zubry Pic Russian-born American inventor, author,
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Australian
Charles Bliss HW Pic Austro Hungarian-born Australian semiotican, inventor of Blyssymbolics, Blissymbolics
Richard Goldner RWF Pic Romanian-born Australian violist, pedagogue, inventor, zipper
Austrian
Karl von Basch Pic Czech-born Austrian physician, inventor, blood pressure, sphygmomanometer
Paul Eisler Pic Austrian inventor, printed circuit board
Curt Herzstark Pic Austrian technical manager, mechanical pocket calculator, (Jewish father) Curta
Viktor Kaplan Pic Austrian engineer, inventor, Kaplan turbine
Robert von Lieben RWF Pic Austrian physicist, amplifier thermionic volve cathode ray tube, cathode ray tube
Josef Popper-Lynkeus RWF HW Pic Czech-born Austrian scientist, thinker, inventor,
Peter Safar Pic Austrian scientist, mouth-to-mouth resuscitation technique,
Abraham Schreiner Pic Austrian discoverer of  petroleum kerosene, Boryslaw Galicia, The gas light 1853 ExLink
Bruno Touschek RWF Pic Austrian physicist,  (Jewish mother) particle colliders
Karl Weissenberg RWF Pic Austrian physicist, goniometer rheometer
Belgian
Vsevolod Abramovich RWF Pic Ukrainian-born Russian pioneering aviator, inventor, Abramovich flyer
Georgy Adelson-Velsky RWF Pic Russian Israeli mathematician, computer scientist, (Jewish father) AVL tree
Lodewyk van Berken Belgian jeweller, inventor, scaif 1456, scaif
Robert Goldschmidt RWF Pic Belgian physicist, chemist, engineer, banker, inventor, ???
Georges Montefiore-Levi Pic Belgian inventor, phosphorus bronze
Brazilian
Abraham Palatnik Pic Brazilian artist, inventor, kinechromatic art
British
Hertha Ayrton RWF Pic British engineer,  draughtsmen's tools,
Bernhard Baron Pic Belarusian-born British cigarette manufacturer, cigarette making machine
Frank Beck Austrian-born British computer scientist, touchscreen
Alan Blumlein RWF Pic British electrical engineer, (Jewish father) H2S radar stereo sound ExLink
Sir Ernst Chain RWF HW Pic German-born British biochemist, Nobel Prize (1945) in medicine, penicilin
Nathan Defries British inventor of gas meter, 1840 ExLink
Samuel Fedida British telecommunication engineer, inventor 1971 of  Viewdata ExLink
Arnold Fulton Pic Polish-born British entrepreneur, inventor, Fulton Umbrellas
Dennis Gabor RWF HW Pic Hungarian-born German British physicist, Nobel Prize (1971), holography ExLink
Sir David Goldsmid-Stern-Salomons Pic British scientific author, engineer, inventor, ExLink
Lewis Gompertz Pic British inventor, founder of Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals,
Jacob Turkish-born, first coffee-house in England, 1650 coffeehouse
Isaac Jacobs British inventor, Bristol blue glass
Ivan Levinstein Pic German-born British chemist, dyemaker, (1845-1916),    ExLink
Herbert Levinstein British chemist, dyemaker, (1878-1956),    ExLink
Erich Mendelsohn RWF HW Pic German-born British Israeli architect,
Egon Orowan RWF Pic Hungarian-born British American physicist, inventor,
Iosif Poliakoff RWF Ukrainian-born British radio engineer, inventor, Multitone Electronics,
Sir Harry Ricardo Pic British engineer, engine designer, (Jewish paternal grandfather) internal combustion engine
Nahum Salomon British manufacturer of bycycles, sacharin industry, introduced sewing machine in England,
David Samuelson Pic British inventor, camera-mounting device, Oscar
Henry Setright British engineer, inventor, Setright ticket machine, Setright ticket machine
Philip Shad Pic British inventor, wireless sewing machine,
Sir Isaac Shoenberg RWF Pic Belarusian-born British engineer, inventor, 405-line format television
Kurt Joachim Sommerfeld German-born British stractural engineer, inventor, Sommerfeld Tracking
Gerald Stillit Pic British-born inventor, publisher, polyglot, stillitron
George Weisz Pic Hungarian-born British inventor,
Chaim Weizmann RWF HW Pic Belarusian-born British Israeli chemist, ABE process
Jeff Woolf Pic British inventor, businessman, journalist, innovation specialist,
Canadian
Aaron Fish Canadian businessman, inventor, push button lock
Gregory Lekhtman Pic Russian-born Canadian inventor, entrepreneur,
John Polanyi RWF HW Pic German-born British Canadian chemist Nobel Prize (1986), (Jewish father)
Nat Taylor Pic Canadian inventor, movie theater
Dutch
Willem Einthoven Pic Dutch doctor, physiologist, Nobel Prize in Medicine (1924) (Jewish paternal grandfather) electrocardiagram
Hartog Jacob Hamburger RWC Pic Dutch physiologist, normal saline
French
Etienne-Emile Baulieu Pic French endocrinologist, biochemist, inventor, abortion pill
Michel Breal Pic German-born French philologist,  founder of modern semantics, inventor of modern marathon
Waldemar Haffkine RWF HW Pic Ukrainian-born French Indian bacteriologist, vaccine against cholera, bubonic plague,   
Louis Emile Javal RWF Pic French ophtalmologist,  keratometer
Gabriel Lippmann RWF HW Pic Luxembourgian-born French physicist, Nobel Ptize (1908) Lippmann plate
Auguste/Louis Lumiere RWF Pic French inventors, cinematographe, ??? cinematographe ExLink
Amedee Mannheim Pic French mathematician, inventor of slide rule 1859, slide rule
Roland Moreno RWF Pic Egyptian-born French inventor, engineer, humorist, author, smart card
Jacob Pereira Pic Portuguese-born French deaf-mute language inventor, (converso descent) deaf-mute language
Joseph Szydlowski HW Pic Polish-born French aircraft engine designer, aircraft engine
Lazare Weiller RWF Pic French industrialist, inventor, politician,   
German
Hermann Aron Polish-born German researcher, invented the electric meter, electricity meter
Leo Arons Pic German physicist, inventor, mercury vapour lamp
Albert Ballin HW Pic German director of Hamburg-America Line, cruise ship
Karl/Stephen Birken high power microwave high power microwave
Ludwig Blattner Pic German-born inventor, film producer, studio owner, Blattner phone sound recording machine,    ExLink
Nikodem Caro RWF Pic Polish-born German chemist, nitrogen fixation
M. Davidson German inventor, electrical motor for automobile, horseless carridge, 1854 horsless carriage ExLink
Paul Ehrlich RWF HW Pic German-born physician, immunologist, hematologist, Nobel Prize (1908) in medicine, Salvarsan
Arthur Eichengrun Pic German scientist, claim of aspirin discovery, aspirin discovery claim
Alfred Einhorn Pic German biochemist, inventor of novocaine, anesthesia, Novocain
Albert Einstein RWF HW Pic German-born Swiss American physicist, inventor, Nobel Prize (1921),
Adolph Frank RWF Pic German-born chemist, engineer, businessman, created the potash industry,
Julius Fromm RWF Pic Polish-born German entrepreneur, chemist, inventor of latex condom, latex condom
Hans Goldschmidt Pic German chemist, inventor, thermite sodium amalgam
Rudolf Goldschmidt Pic German engineer, inventor, ??? alternator
Eugen Goldstein RWF Pic Polish-born German physicist, cathode rays,
Fritz Haber RWF HW Pic German/Polish-born German chemist, ammonia, Nobel Prize (1918), amonia
Heinrich Hertz RWC HW Pic German physicist, electro magnetic waves, (Jewish father)
Julius Hirshcberg RWF Pic German physician, ophthalmologist, medical historian,
Arthur Korn RWF Pic German/Polish-born physicist, mathematician, inventor, forerunner of the fax machine fax machine
Baron Justus von Liebig RWF Pic German chemist,  (Jewish mother) ??? artifical fertilizer
Richard Liebreich RWF Pic German ophthamologist, inventor,
Otto Lilienthal RWF HW Pic German engineer, human-carrying glider, ??? air glider JE
Walter Lissauer HW Pic German-born physicist, airplanes designer,
Heinz London Pic German physicist, inventor, dilution refrigerator
Siegfried Marcus HW Pic German automobile pioneer, 1870 mobile gasoline engine
Georg Meisenbach Pic German engraver, inventor, entrepreneur, JVL
Otto Metzger Pic German-born British inventor,
Viktor Meyer RWF Pic German organic chemist, inventor, vapour densities, Viktor Meyer apparatus
Abram Neiman RWF RWF Moldovan-born German/French inventor, entrepreneur,
Alfred Oppenheim German chemist, inventor,
Johann Philipp Reis RWF Pic German inventor, (Jewish father) Reis telephone ExLink2
Lias Reiss invented conveter of alternative electric current
Max Rose three wheels automobile with Carl Benz ExLink
Heinrich Rubens Pic German physicist, Rubens' Tube
William Stern RWF Pic German-born American psychologist, philosopher, I.Q. Intelligence Quotient, ton variator
Benno Strauss Pic German-born physicist, metallurg, co-inventor of stainless steel, (contribution) stainless steel ExLink
Oscar Troplowitz Pic owner 1890-1918 Beiersdorf AG, leukoplast adhesive tape
Carl Warburg German physician, pharmacologist, inventor, Warburg's Tincture
Emil Wohlwill Pic German engineer, wohlwill process
Hungarian
Donat Banki RWF Pic Hungarian engineer, inventor,   carburetor crossflow turbine
Laszlo Biro RWF Pic Hungarian-born inventor of the ballpoint pen 1944 ballpoint pen ExLink
Imre Brody RWF Pic Hungarian inventor, krypton light bulb ExLink
Rudolf Frommer Pic Hungarian weapon designer, inventor, Frommer Stop
David Gestetner Pic Hungarian-born inventor, stencil duplicator ExLink
Laszlo Heller RWF Pic Hungarian engineer, inventor, cooling system
George de Hevesy RWF HW Pic Hungarian-born Swedish chemist Nobel Prize (1943), radioactive tracer
Dezso Korda Hungarian-born engineer, constructor, inventor, variable capacitor
Emanuel Moor RWF Pic Hungarian-born composer, pianist, inventor, musical instruments
Erno Rubik RWF Pic Hungarian inventor, sculptor, architecture scholar,    Rubik's cube
Erno Rubik Pic Hungarian aircraft designer,  training gliders
David Schwarz HW Pic Croatian-born Hungarian aviation pioneer, rigid airship, Rigid airship
Pal Selenyi Pic Hungarian experimental physicist, engineer, inventor, xerography
Karoly Zipernowsky Pic Austrian-born Hungarian electrical engineer, inventor, transformator
Israeli
Ori Allon Pic Israeli computer scientist, Orion search engine
Ruth Arnon RWF HW Pic Israel biochemist, Copaxone
Eli Biham RWF HW Pic Israeli cryptographer, differential cryptanalysis
Uri Bin Nun Israeli inventor, CEO of Israel Electric Corporaration 2006- ,
Simcha Blass HW Pic Israeli water engineer, inventor, drip irrigation ExLink
Zeev Bonen RWC HW Israeli military designer, rocket developer, Shafrir-2
Alon Cohen Pic Israeli co-founder of VocalTec Communications, Audio Transceiver
Moshe Feldenkrais RWF Pic Ukrainian-born Israeli inventor of the Feldenkrais method,
Robert Frankston RWF Pic American inventor of electronic spredsheet program, co-founder of VisiCalc, spreadsheet
Dov Frohman HW Pic Dutch-born Israeli engineer, applied physicist, business executive, read only memory array
Uziel Gal RWF HW Pic German-born Istaeli designer, Uzi sub-machine gun,    Uzi submachine gun
Yisrael Galil RWF HW Pic Israeli designer, Galil assault rifle, Galil assault rifle
Amos Golan RWC Pic Israeli military, inventor, cornershot
Emanuel Goldberg RWF Pic Russian-born German Israeli engineer, contact camera Zeiss, Zeiss ikon
Dahlia Greidinger Pic Israeli scientist, inventor,
Yossi Gross Pic Hungarian-born Israeli engineer, inventor, entrepreneur,
David Harel RWC HW Pic British-born Israeli computer scientist, Statecharts
Yoram Harth Pic Israeli dermatologist, inventor, acne vulgaris phototherapy
Gabriel Iddan Pic Israeli inventor, video-camera-in-a-capsule swollowable, wireless capsule endoscopy
Michael Laor RWC Israeli inventor,
Benny Landa Pic Polish-born Israeli entrepreneur, founder 1977 of Indigo,
David Laskov RWC HW Pic Russian-born Israeli ammunition inventor,
David Leibovitz HW Pic Russian-born Israeli ammunition inventor,
Mikhail Leitman RWF Pic Azerbaijani-born Soviet Israeli inventor,
Abraham Lempel RWC Pic Polish-born Israeli scientist, LZW compression compression algorithm
Mordecai Meirowitz Pic Israeli inventor, Master mind
Dov Moran Pic Israeli engineer, inventor, businessman, DiskOnKey
Gil Shwed Pic Israeli businessman, Check Point Software Technologies,
Adi Shamir RWF HW Pic Israeli cryptographer, RSA algorithm
Sass Somekh RWC Pic Iraqi-born Israeli engineer, inventor, president of Novellus, Novellus
Zvi Tabor HW Pic British-born Israeli physicist, engineer, inventor, solar energy
Yossi Vardi Pic Israeli high-tech entrepreneur,
Moshe Vilboshevitz HW Belarusian-born Israeli inventor, margarine production prosess, margarine production process
Gil Weinberg Pic Israeli musician, inventor, educator,  
Ricardo Wolf RWE HW Pic German-born Cuban Israeli inventor, diplomat, philanthropist,
Moshe Yanai Pic Israeli inventor, businessman, entrepreneur, aviator,
Rafi Yoeli Pic Israeli inventor,  flying car
Moshe Zakai HW Pic Polish-born Israeli electrical engineer, engineering scholar, inventor,
Zeev Zalevsky Pic Soviet/Russian-born Israeli physicist, electrical egineer, inventor,
Jacob Ziv RWF HW Pic Israeli American computer scientist, engineer, compression algorithm
Bernhard Zondek HW Pic German/Polish-born Israeli endocrinologist, gynecologist,
Polish
Michel Mirowski HW Pic Polish-born inventor, implantable cardioverter defiblillator, ICD implantable cardioverter defiblillator, ICD ExLink
Hayim Slonimski RWF HW Pic Polish-born author, astronomer, inventor, publisher, calculating machine
Izrael Abraham Staffel Pic Polish inventor, matchmaker, designer of calculaticng machines,
Abraham Stern RWF HW Pic Polish-born inventor, mechanical calculators RWN
Ludwig Zamenhof RWF HW Pic Polish ophthamologist, linguist, inventor of Esperanto,  Esperanto
Romanian
Lazar Edeleanu HW Pic Romanian chemist, inventor, refining crude oil
Russian
Grigory Akselrod RWF Pic Belarusian-born Soviet inventor,
Zhores Alferov RWF HW Pic Belarusian-born Russian physicist, Nobel Prize (2000), (Jewish mother) heterotransistor
Genrikh Altshuller RWF HW Pic Uzbek-born Russian inventor, TRIZ
Zora Arkus-Duntov Pic Belgian-born Russian American designer of sports car, Corvette
Chaim Aronson Lithuanian-born Russian inventor,  microdiorama
Lev Artsimovich RWF HW Pic Russian/Soviet physicist, (Jewish mother)
Georgy Babat RWF Pic Ukrainian-born Soviet engineer, inventor,
Vladimir Baranov-Rossine RWF Pic Ukrainian-born Russian French painter, inventor, optophonoc piano RWN
Felix Berezin RWF Pic Russian mathematician, physicist, (Jewish mother)
Yakov Berkman RWF Pic Ukrainian-born Soviet chemist, inventor,
Viktor Brodsky RWC Pic Soviet naval engineer,
Yevgeny Brumberg RWF Soviet engineer, inventor,
Naum Chernyakov RWF Pic Ukrainian-born Russian airplane designer, 
Boris Chertok RWF HW Pic Polish-born Russian rocket designer,
Lev Datskovsky RWF Ukrainian-born Soviet inventor, engineer,
Mark Elyash RWF Russian-born Soviet engineer, inventor, writer, ???
Evgeny Fainshmidt RWF Ukrainian-born Soviet/Russian engineer, inventor, ???
Mikhail Freidenberg RWF Pic Polish/Russian-born inventor, journalist, publisher,
Alexander Frumkin RWF Pic Moldovan-born Russian electrochemist,
Boris Frumkin RWF Belarusian-born Soviet engineer, shipbuilder, inventor, RWC
Vladimir Fundator RWF Belarusian-born Soviet metallrugist, inventor,
Sir Andre Geim RWF HW Pic Russian-born British physicist, Nobel Prize (2010) (Jewish maternal great grandmother) graphene
Abram Geiro RWF Pic Ukrainian-born Soviet engineer, inventor,
Solomons Hillers RWF Pic Latvian-born Russian organic chemist, inventor,
Mikhail Gelfond RWC Pic Ukrainian-born Soviet weapon engineer, inventor,
Yevsei Goldovsky RWF Pic Ukrainian-born Russian/Soviet engineer, inventor, moovie theater, RWEE
Mikhail Gorikker RWF Pic Ukrainian-born Soviet military engineer, inventor, major-general, RWF
Lev Gorlitsky RWF Pic Ukrainian-born Russian weapon designer, inventor,
Alexander Gorlov Pic Russian-born American scientist, inventor,  Gorlov helical Turbine
Alexander Gurshtein RWF Russian-born Soviet astronomer, engineer, inventor,
Lev Gutenmakher RWF Pic Moldavian-born Soviet mathematician,   
Gavril Ilizarov RWF HW Pic Belarusian-born Russian biologist, biotechnologist,
Evsei Iofis RWF Soviet inventor,
Hanon Izakson RWF Pic Ukrainian-born Russian designer, farm machines,
Moritz von Jacobi RWF Pic German-born Russian physicist, engineer,
Jewna Jacobson RWC Pic Belarusian-born inventor,
Israel Kamai RWC Pic Soviet shipbuilder,
Leonid Kantorovich RWF HW Pic Russian-born mathematician, Nobel Prize (1975) in economics, linear programming
Grigory Kaplan RWF Soviet inventor,
Abram Kassatsiyer RWF Pic Soviet engineer, shipbuilder,
Yakov Kershenbaum RWF Pic Soviet inventor, engineer,
Lev Khazanov RWF Pic Russian-born Soviet designer, engineer, inventor,
Isaak Kikoin RWF Pic Lithuanian-born Russian nuclear physicist, astronomer,
Semyon Kosberg RWF Pic Belarusian-born Russian aueronautical engineer,
Boris Kupensky RWF Pic Ukrainian-born Russian military ships designer, ship builder
Yevgeniy Landis RWF Pic Ukrainian-born Russian mathematician, AVL tree
Grigory Landsberg RWF Pic Russian/Soviet physicist,
Lydia Leiteizen RWC Soviet engineer, inventor, physicist,
Vladimir Levkov RWF Pic Belarusian-born Russian engineer,  air-cusion vehicle ExLink1 ExLink2
Mikhail Lifshits RWF Pic Russian-born Soviet designer, inventor,
Lev Lyulyev RWF Pic Ukrainian-born Russian missile designer, inventor,
Stepan Makarov RWC Pic Russian military, Vice Admiral, ???
Mikhail Mil RWF HW Pic Russian engineer, helicopters constructor,
Moisey Naish RWF Pic Ukrainian-born Soviet engineer, inventor,
Naum Naish RWF Pic Russian-born Ukrainian engineer,
Friedrikh Pustinski RWF Belarusian-born Soviet designer, inventor,
Eugene Roshal Pic Russian/Soviet software engineer, WinRar
Ilya Segalovich RWF Pic Russian-born co-founder of search engine Yandex, Yandex
Moisey Shifrin RWC Pic Belarusian-born Soviet naval designer,
Moisey Shkud RWF Moldovan-born Soviet engineer, architect, inventor,
Abram Slutskin Ukrainian-born Soviet physicist, inventor, radar pioneer,
Pavel Tager RWF Pic Russian/Soviet engineer, inventor, magnetical recording, sound magnetic recording RWN
Yakov Taubin RWF Pic Belarusian-born Russian military designer,
Iosif Teverovsky RWC Pic Soviet engineer, designer, inventor,
Lev Trakhtenberg RWF Soviet sound engineer,
Igor Tsirlin RWC Soviet engineer, designer,
Veniamin Tsukerman RWF Pic Belarusian-born Russian/Soviet physicist,
Vladimir Veksler RWF Pic Ukrainian-born Russian nuclear physicist, synchofazotron
Arkady Volozh RWF Pic Kazakhstani-born Russian developer of search engine Yandex, Yandex
Alexander Zalmanov RWE Pic Belarusian-born Russian inventor,  Turpentine bath
Yakov Zeldovich RWF HW Pic Belarusian-born Russian physicist, astronomer,
Boris Zlotin RWF Soviet inventor, TRIZ
Slovak/Croatian/Czech
Herbert Mandl Pic Slovak-born philosopher,violinist, inventor, author,  
Edmund Moster Pic Croatian entrepreneur, industrialist, inventor,
Eduard Penkala Pic Slovak-born Croatian engineer, inventor,    fountain pen
Franz Sacher Pic Czech-born  confectioner, inventor 1832 of  Sachertorte
Swiss
Richard Willstatter RWF HW Pic German-born Swiss chemist, Nobel Prize (1915), paper chromatography
Ukrainian
Semion Aizenshtein RWF Pic Ukrainian-born inventor, engineer, entrepreneur,
Semion Braude RWF Pic Ukrainian-born physicist, radio astronomer, superheterodyne receiver
South African
Selig Amoils Pic South African biomedical engineering inventor,
Frank Nabarro Pic British-born South African physicist,
Other Countries
Ancient/Medieval
Levi ben Gershon RWE HW Pic French philosopher, Bible commentator, mathematician, astronomer, Jacob's staff
Bonet de Lattes French-born Italian physician to Pope AlexanderVI, Pope Leo X, astrologer,
Mary the Jewess RWF HW Pic ancient alchemist,
Pedro Nunes RWF HW Pic Portuguese mathematician, cartographer, nonius
Abraham Zacuto RWF Pic Spanish Portuguese astronomer, astrolable, early novigation instrument, astrolable
MajorInventions
Jewish Inductees in National Inventors Hall of Fame (USA)
Robert Adler RWF Pic Austrian-born American engineer, father of TV  remote control , 2008
Arthur Ashkin RWF Pic American physicist, optical tweezers, 2013
Ralph Baer RWF Pic German-born American inventor, video games console, 2010
Paul Baran RWF HW Pic Polish/Belarusian-born American co-inventor of digital packet switching, 2007
Semi Begun Pic German-born American inventor, cassette magneic recorder, 1998 ExLink
Emile Berliner RWF HW Pic German-born American inventor of grammophone, microphone, 1994 grammophone
Laszlo Biro RWF Pic Hungarian-born inventor, ballpoint pen, 1944 2007
Donald Bitzer Pic American computer scientist, electrical engineer, ??? 2013
Samuel Blum Pic American chemist, physicist, inventor, excimer lazer sergury, 2002
Baruch Blumberg RWF HW Pic American biochemist, vaccine for hepatitis B, Nobel Prize (1976), 1993
Marvin Camras Pic American electrical engineer, inventor, magnetic recording 1990 ExLink  
Vinton Cerf RWF HW Pic American internet pioneer, (3/4 Jewish father) 2006
Stanley N. Cohen RWF HW Pic American genetisist, genetical engineering, insulin, 2001
Frank Colton Pic Polish-born Ameican chemist, oral contraceptive, 1998
Joshua Cowen Pic American inventor, toy train system, 2007
Carl Djerassi RWF Pic Austrian-born American organic chemist, oral contraceptive, novelist, playwright, 1978
Mildred Dresselhaus RWF HW Pic American physicist, 2014
Alfred Einhorn Pic German biochemist, inventor of novocaine, anesthesia, 2007
Gertrude Elion RWF HW Pic American biochemist, pharmacologist, Nobel Price (1988), zovirax, 1991
Leonard Flom Pic American ophthalmologist, inventor, 2013 recognition system
Judah Folkman RWF Pic American scientist, cancer angiogenesis, 2010
Dov Frohman HW Pic Dutch-born Israeli engineer, applied physicist, business executive, 2009
Dennis Gabor RWF HW Pic Hungarian-born German British physicist, Nobel Prize (1971), 2012
Charles Ginsburg RWF Pic American engineer, inventor, video tape recording, 1990 Ampex Corporation
Leopold Godowsky, Jr Pic American musician, co-invented a color film process Kodachrome, 2005 ExLink
Peter Goldmark Pic Hungarian-born American engineer, inventor, long playing record, 2007
Gordon Gould RWF Pic American physicist, inventor of laser, 1991 ExLink
Leonard Greene Pic American inventor, engineer,   1991
Robert Gundlach Pic American physicist, inventor, ??? 2005
Fritz Haber RWF HW Pic German/Polish-born German chemist, ammonia, Nobel Prize (1918), 2006
Martin Hellman RWF HW Pic American cryptographer, 2011
Irwin Jacobs RWF Pic American scientist, businessman, co-founder of Qualcomm, 2013
Amos Joel, Jr Pic American engineer, mobile communication system, 2008
Robert Kahn RWF HW Pic American co-inventor of Internet TCP/IP, 2006
Dean Kamen RWF HW Pic American engineer, inventor, (AutoSyringe Segway), 2005 Segway
Theodore von Karman RWF HW Pic Hungarian-born German American physicist, engineer, 2003
Charles Kelman Pic American ophthalmologist, cataract surgery, 2004
Raymond Kurzweil RWF Pic American engineer, inventor, Reading Machine, 2002
Irwin Lachman Pic American inventor, catalytic conventer, 2002
Hedy Lamarr RWF HW Pic Austrian-born American actress, inventor, spread spectrum radio technology, 2014
Edwin Land RWF Pic American inventor, polaroid camera, 1977
Barbara Liskov RWF HW Pic American computer scientist, 2012
Auguste/Louis Lumiere RWF Pic French inventors, cinematographe, ??? 2007 ExLink
Theodore Maiman RWF HW Pic American physicist, first operable laser, 1984
Leopold Mannes Pic American musician, inventor, Kodachrome, (Jewish father, 1/4 Jewish mother) 2005 ExLink
Stanley Mazor Pic American engineer, co-inventor of the microprocessor, 1996 ExLink
Ottmar Mergenthaler RWF Pic German-born American inventor of Linotype machine, 1884 1982 JVL
Gary Michelson Pic American inventor, spinal surgeon, 2011
Irving Millman Pic American virologist, microbiologist, viral hepatitis vaccine, 1993 ExLink
Michel Mirowski HW Pic Polish-born inventor, implantable cardioverter defiblillator, ICD 2002 ExLink
Dennis Moeller Pic Bus control processor for computers,  ??? 1997
Morton Mower Pic American cardiologist, inventor, implantable cardioverter defiblillator, ICD 2002
Stanford Ovshinsky Pic American inventor, 2015
David Pall Pic American chemist, filter for transfusions, 2008
Gregory Pincus RWF Pic American biologist, inventor, birth-control pill, 2006
Jacob Rabinow Pic Ukrainian-born American engineer, inventor, scanning, sorting machines, 2005
Robert Rines Pic American inventor, sonogram sonar, 1994
Harold Rosen RWF Pic American engineer, communication sattellite technology, 2003
Benjamin Rubin Pic American inventor, bifurcated vaccination needle, microbiologist, 1992
Aran Safir Pic American ophthalmologist, inventor, 2013 identification system
Lewis Sarett Pic American organic chemist, (Jewish father) 1980 jinfo
Steven Sasson Pic American electrical engineer, inventor of digital camera, ???
Arthur Schawlow RWF HW Pic American-born Canadian American physicist, Nobel Prize (1981), (Jewish father) 1996
Klaus Schmiegel Pic German-born American organic chemist, inventor,  1999
Peter Schultz Pic American co-inventor of fiber optic cable,  1993
Bernard Silver Pic American inventor, ??? barcode 2011
H.Gene Slottow Pic American engineering scholar, inventor, 2013 plasma display
Samuel Smith Pic American chemist, inventor, Scotchguard, 2001
Charles Steinmetz Pic German/Polish-born American mathematician, electrical engineer, 1977 ExLink1 ExLink2
Leo Sternbach Pic Croatian-born American chemist, inventor of Valium/Librium, 2005
Leo Szilard RWF HW Pic Hungarian-born German American physicist, nuclear fission reactor, 1996
Henry Timken Pic German-born American inventor, tapered rolling bearings, 1998
Max Tishler Pic American biochemist, poultry desease antibiotic, sythesizing of B2, 1982
Andrew Viterbi RWF HW Pic Italian-born American computer scientist,  2013
Selman Waksman RWF HW Pic Ukrainian-born American scientist, Nobel Prize (1952) in medicine, streptomycin, 2005
Joseph Woodland Pic American inventor, barcode, 2011
NationalInventorsHallofFame/wiki
Jerome H. Lemelson - MIT Prize
Stanley N. Cohen RWF HW Pic American genetisist, genetical engineering, insulin, 1996
Gertrude Elion RWF HW Pic American biochemist, pharmacologist, Nobel Price (1988), zovirax, 1997
Alfred Gross Pic Canadian-born American wireless communication pioneer, pager, walkie-talkie, 2000
Dean Kamen RWF HW Pic American engineer, inventor, (AutoSyringe Segway), 2002 Segway
Raymond Kurzweil RWF Pic American engineer, inventor, Reading Machine, 2001
Robert Langer RWF Pic American biotechnologist, 1998
Chad Mirkin RWF Pic American chemist, ??? 2009
Sidney Pestka Pic Polish-born American biochemist, geneticist, 2006
Jacob Rabinow Pic Ukrainian-born American engineer, inventor, scanning, sorting machines, 1998
LemensonPrize/wiki
Lemelson/Answers
Jewish Inventors in Encyclopedia Britannica
Robert Adler RWF Pic Austrian-born American engineer, father of TV  remote control , 1948 television remote control
Laszlo Biro RWF Pic Hungarian-born inventor, the ballpoint pen, 1944 1938 ballpoint pen
Alan Blumlein RWF Pic British electrical engineer, (Jewish father) 1931 stereo sound
Stanley N. Cohen RWF HW Pic American genetisict, 1973 genetic engineering
Jacob Davis RWF Pic Latvian-born American co-inventor of jeans, 1873 jeans
Dennis Gabor RWF HW Pic Hungarian-born German British physicist, Nobel Prize (1971), hollogram, 1948 holography
Charles Ginsburg RWF Pic American engineer, inventor, video tape recording, 1950 videotape
Peter Goldmark Pic Hungarian-born American engineer, inventor, 1948 long playing record
Gordon Gould RWF Pic American physicist, co-inventor of laser, 1958 laser ExLink
Edwin Land RWF Pic American inventor, polaroid camera, 1947 instant photography
Jaron Lanier Pic American computer scientist, virtual reality, 1989 virtual reality
Maurice Levy American inventor, 1915 lipstick
Robert Oppenheimer RWF HW Pic American physicist, administrator, 1945 atomic bomb
Gregory Pincus RWF Pic American biologist, inventor, the birth-control pill, 1950 contraceptives
Arthur Schawlow RWF HW Pic American-born Canadian American physicist, Nobel Prize (1981), (Jewish father) 1958 laser
Levi Strauss RWE HW Pic American inventor, businessman, jeans, 1873 jeans
Edward Teller RWF HW Pic Hungarian-born American physicist, hydrogen bomb, 1952 thermonuclear bomb
Paul Zoll Pic American cardiologist, inventor, defibrillator, 1952 cardiac pacemaker
1952 defibrillator
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