WALTER D. LOVELAND, PhD, is a professor of chemistry at Oregon State University, USA.
DAVID J. MORRISSEY, PhD, is a professor of chemistry and associate
director of the National Superconducting Cyclotron Laboratory at
Michigan State University, USA.
GLENN T. SEABORG, PhD (deceased), was a professor of chemistry at
the University of California, Berkeley, and cofounder and chairman of
the Lawrence Hall of Science, USA. He is credited with discovering 10
new elements, including plutonium and one that now bears his name,
seaborgium. In 1951, Dr. Seaborg and his colleague, Edwin McMillan, were
awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for research into transuranium