Important scientists and inventors - topics of interest beginning with N

These are lists of the topics covered in the lists of scientists and inventors, with some cross-referencing.

 Na/K-ATPase  Skou



 Nernst equation  Nernst
 nerve fibers  Erlanger, Gasser

 nerve gases


 neural development  Brenner, Horvitz, Sulston
 neurohormones  Guillemin, Schally
 neuron theory  Cajal


 Adrian, Sherrington

 neurotransmission  Dale, Loewi
 neurotransmitters  Axelrod, Bovet, Eccles, von Euler, Katz


 Cowan, Lederman, Reines, Schwartz, Steinberger

 neutrino experiment  Cowan, Reines
 neutron  Chadwick
 neutron scattering  Brockhouse, Shull
 New Zealand  Cook

 Newton's laws


 NGF  Cohen, Levi-Montalcini
 nickel-steel alloys  Guillaume
 nicotinamide  Warburg

 Nipkow disc


 Nirenberg/Leder experiment  Leder, Nirenberg
 nitric oxide  Furchgott, Ignarro, Murad
 nitrogen  Rutherford

 Nobel Prize


 noble gases


 norepinephrine  Axelrod, von Euler, Katz

 nuclear fission

 Hahn, Meitner

 nuclear magnetic resonance  Bloch, Ernst, Purcell, Rabi
 NMR spectroscopy  Wthrich

 nuclear reactions


 nuclear reactor


 nuclear shell model

 Goeppert-Mayer, Jensen

 nucleic acids


 nucleic acid sequence  Berg, Gilbert, Sanger
 nucleons  Hofstadter, Mssbauer
 nucleosides  Todd
 nucleotides  Leloir, Todd

 number theory

 Gauss, Green, Tao

 nutrition  Virtanen
 nylon  Carothers