James 50P

In genius rankings, James 50P (James 50P:#) refers to a 2004 made chronological listing of fifty “remarkable” physicists, spanning a 250-year period, from Galileo to Yukawa, compiled by British mathematician Ioan James (1928-). [1]

Overview
The following is the list:
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1. Galileo
2. Johannes Kepler
3. Christiaan Huygens
4. Isaac Newton
5. Daniel Bernoulli
6. Benjamin Franklin
7. Roger Boscovich
8. Henry Cavendish
9. Charles Coulomb
10. Pierre Laplace
11. Benjamin Thompson
12. Charles Fourier
13. Thomas Young
14. Andre Ampere
15. Hans Orsted
16. Georg Ohm
17. Michael Faraday
18. George Green
19. Joseph Henry
20. Hermann Helmholtz
21. William Thomson
22. James Maxwell
23. Willard Gibbs
24. John Strutt
25. Ludwig Boltzmann
26. Wilhelm Rontgen
27. Joseph Thomson
28. Max Planck
29. William Bragg
30. Marie Curie
31. Robert Millikan
32. Ernest Rutherford
33. Lise Meitner
34. Otto Hahn
35. Albert Einstein
36. Paul Ehrenfest
37. Max Born
38. Niels Bohr
39. Frederick Lindermann
40. Erwin Schrodinger
41. Louis de Broglie
42. Satyendra Bose
43. Peter Kapitsa
44. Jean Joliot
45. Enrico Fermi
46. Werner Heisenberg
47. Paul Dirac
48. Robert Oppenheimer
49. Maria Mayer
50. Hideki Yukawa


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See also
● James 60M | Mathematicians (2002) [2]
James 38B | Biologists (2009)
James 50E | Engineers (2010) [3]

References
1. (a) James, Ioan. (2004). Remarkable Physicists: from Galileo to Yukawa. Cambridge.
(b) Ioan James – Wikipedia.
2. James, Ioan. (2002). Remarkable Mathematicians: from Euler to von Neumann. Cambridge.
3. James, Ioan. (2010). Remarkable Engineers: from Riquet to Shannon. Cambridge.

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