Famous Scientist Pictures - J Names

Famous Scientists Last Names Starting with J

Edward Jenner is the famous scientist responsible for discovering vaccination.
Edward Jenner is the famous scientist responsible for discovering vaccination. James Northcote (1746–1831)

This is an alphabetical index of photos, portraits and other pictures of famous scientists who have last names starting with the letter J. A brief summary of the significant contributions of each scientist is provided. Click the name to see the scientist picture.

Harold Jeffreys - Sir Harold Jeffreys was a famous English mathematician, geophysicist, and astronomer. He is best known for his 1939 book, Theory of Probability.

Edward Jenner - Jenner was an English physician and scientist famous for developing the first vaccine, which was the smallpox vaccine. Jenner is often called the "Father of Immunology". In addition to his work on vaccines, he described cuckoo brood parasitism.

Hugo Junkers - Hugo Junkers was a German engineer, best known for his innovative aircraft designs. Junkers pioneered the design of all-metal aircraft and wings. He founded Junkers Flugzeug und Motorenwerke AG. He patented several metallurgical and thermodynamic designs and processes. He devised improvements to petrol and diesel engines.

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