Discover the notable alumni of California Institute Of Technology. The list includes people like William Shockley, Kip Thorne, Gordon Moore, David Bohm & Robert C. Merton. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as scientists, writers, intellectuals & academics, inventors & discoverers and engineers etc.
William ShockleyWilliam Shockley
(Physicist)

13 February 1910

American

Kip ThorneKip Thorne
(Physicist)

01 June 1940

American

Gordon MooreGordon Moore
(Businessman)

03 January 1929

American

David BohmDavid Bohm
(Scientist)

20 December 1917

American

Robert C. MertonRobert C. Merton
(Economist)

31 July 1944

American

Charles Hard TownesCharles H. Townes
(Physicist)

28 July 1915

American

Robert Woodrow WilsonRobert Woodrow Wilson
(Physicist)

10 January 1936

American

Kenneth Geddes WilsonKenneth G. Wilson
(Physicist)

08 June 1936

American

Arnold Orville BeckmanArnold Orville Beckman
(Chemist)

10 April 1900

American

Edwin Mattison McMillanEdwin McMillan
(Physicist)

18 September 1907

American

William Alfred FowlerWilliam Alfred Fowler
(Nuclear Physicist and Astrophysicist)

09 August 1911

American

Donald A. GlaserDonald A. Glaser
(Physicist & Molecular Biologist)

21 September 1926

American

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James RainwaterJames Rainwater
(Physicist)

09 December 1917

American

Donald KnuthDonald Knuth
(Mathematician, Computer scientist, Historian of mathematics, Writer, Programmer, University teacher)

10 January 1938

American

Harrison SchmittHarrison Schmitt
(Geologist, Politician, Astronaut)

03 July 1935

American

Frank BormanFrank Borman
(Air force officer, Test pilot, Astronaut, Autobiographer, Aviator)

14 March 1928

American

Stephen WolframStephen Wolfram
(Mathematician, Physicist, Computer scientist, Businessperson, University teacher, Patent inventor, Writer)

29 August 1959

British

Mark AdlerMark Adler
(Mathematician, Physicist, Computer scientist)

03 April 1959

American

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Benoit MandelbrotBenoit Mandelbrot
(Mathematician, Economist, Professor, Scientist, Writer, Computer scientist)

20 November 1924

French,Polish,American

Qian XuesenQian Xuesen
(Astronautical engineer)

11 December 1911

Ivan SutherlandIvan Sutherland
(Computer scientist, Engineer, Programmer, University teacher)

16 May 1938

American

Sidney GottliebSidney Gottlieb
(Chemist, Psychiatrist)

03 August 1918

American

Peter ShorPeter Shor
(Mathematician, Computer scientist, University teacher)

14 August 1959

American

Vernon L. SmithVernon L. Smith
(Economist, University teacher)

01 January 1927

American

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Eugene Merle ShoemakerEugene Merle Shoemaker
(Astronomer, Geologist, Physicist)

28 April 1928

American

Narendra KarmarkarNarendra Karmarkar
(Mathematician, Scientist)

1957 AD

American

Eric W. WeissteinEric W. Weisstein
(Mathematician, Astronomer, Non-fiction writer)

18 March 1969

American

David J. C. MacKayDavid J. C. MacKay
(Physicist, Computer scientist, Professor)

22 April 1967

British

Serge LangSerge Lang
(Mathematician)

19 May 1927

French,American

Amy MainzerAmy Mainzer
(astronomer)

02 January 1974

American

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Robert TarjanRobert Tarjan
(Mathematician, Computer scientist, University teacher)

30 April 1948

American

George M. WhitesidesGeorge M. Whitesides
(Chemist, University teacher)

03 August 1939

American

Cleve MolerCleve Moler
(Mathematician, Programmer, Engineer, University teacher, Computer scientist)

17 August 1939

American

Arthur B. McDonaldArthur B. McDonald
(Physicist, University teacher)

29 August 1943

Canadian

Bruce AmesBruce Ames
(Biochemist, University teacher, Chemist)

16 December 1928

American

Seth ShostakSeth Shostak
(Astronomer, Radio personality)

20 July 1943

American

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John McCarthyJohn McCarthy
(Mathematician, Computer scientist, Engineer, University teacher)

04 September 1927

American

Alexei FilippenkoAlexei Filippenko
(Astronomer, Astrophysicist, University teacher)

25 July 1958

American