Jalal A. Aliyev (1928-2016):
A great scientist, a great teacher and a great human being, by Irada M. Huseynova, Suleyman I Allakhverdiev, Govindjee, Photosynthesis Research 128 (2016), 219-222, © Springer 2016 DOI 10.1007/s11120-016-0242-1

Jane Amesz ( 1934-2001):
Obituary by AJ Hoff and TJ Aartsma, Photosynthesis Research 71, (2002) 1-4, © Springer 2005 DOI: 1023/A:1014931827961

Jan Anderson (1932 – 2015):
Remembering Joan (Jan) Mary Anderson (1932-2015), by Wah Soon Chow, Peter Horton, Martin Barrett, Charles Barry Osmond, Photosynthesis Research 129 (2016), 129-146, © Springer 2016 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-016-0287-1

Daniel (Dan) Israel Arnon (1910-1994):
Obituary by Walter Sullivan, The New York Times Archives, 1994.

Sam Aronoff (1915-2010):
Obituary, ASPB News 37 (2) 21-22.

William A Arnold (1904-2001):
A pioneer of Photosynthesis, by Lucinda Choules, Govindjee, Photosynthesis Research 122 (2014) 87, © Springer 2014 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-014-0013-9

A Biographical Memoir. National Academy of Sciences, Washington, DC. Available from www.nasonline.org/memoirs

Mordechei (Mordhay) Avron (1931-1991):
Tribute by ZJ Gromet-Elhanan, Journal of Bioenergetics and Biomembranes 24 (5) ( 1992) 520-521, DOI: 10.1007/BF700762372

Gerald T. Babcock (1946–2000):
Obituary, Photosynthesis Research 68 (2001), 2001 Kluwer Academic Publishers. Printed in the Netherlands. DOI: 10.1023/A:1017382524313

James Alan Bassham (1922-2012):
Tribute by Govindjee, Helen Bassham, Susuan Bassham, Photosynthesis Research 128 (2016) 3, © Springer 2016 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-015-0201-2

Andrew Benson (1917-2015):
The paths of Andrew A Benson: a radio-autobiography, by Arthur M. Nonomura, Barry Holtz, Karl Y. Biel, Robert Cooney, George Lorimer, Govindjee, Photosynthesis Research 134, (2017) 93-105 © Springer 2017. DOI:10.1007/s11120-017-0410-y

Andrew Alm Benson: memoir by Bob B Buchanan, Roland Douce, Govindjee, Hartmut K. Lichtenthaler, and Roger E. Summons, National Academy of Sciences, Biographical Memoirs (2016).

Andrew A Benson: personal recollections by Arthur Nonomura, George Lorimer, Barry Holtz, Victor Vacquier, Karl Y Biel, Govindjee, Photosynthesis Research 127, (2016) 369 © Springer 2016. DOI:10.1007/s11120-015-0186

Obituary by Hartmut K Lichtenthaler, Bob B. Buchanan, Roland Douce, Govindjee, Photosynthesis Research 124 (2), (2015) 131-135, © Springer 2015 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-015-0119-8

Andrew Benson honored on birthday № 97 by Bob B. Buchanan, Roland Douce, Photosynthesis Research 123 (2015) 115, © Springer 2015 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-014-0053-1

Celebrating Andrew Alm Benson’s 93rd birthday by Govindjee, Photosynthesis Research 105 (2010) 201, © Springer 2010 DOI: s11120-010-9600-6

Derek Bendall (1930-2014):
Tribute by Christopher J. Howe, Peter R. Rich, Marcellus Ubbink, Photosynthesis Research 124, (2015) 249-252, © Springer 2015 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-015-0132-y

Lawrence Bogorad (1921-2003):
A pioneer in photosynthesis research, by Steve Rodermel, Jean-Frederic Viret and Enno Krebbers, Photosynthesis Research 83, (2005) 17-24, © Springer 2005 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-004-6316-5

A list of personal perspectives with selected quotations, lists of tributes, historical notes, Nobel and Kettering wards, related to photosynthesis, (2002) In: Govindjee, Beatty J.T., Gest H., Allen J.F. (eds) Discoveries in Photosynthesis. Advances in Photosynthesis and Respiration, vol 20. Springer, Dordrecht. DOI: 10.1007/1-4020-3324-9_108

Jean-Marie Briantais (1936-2004):
A friend and a champion of interactive and integrative research, by Yaroslav de Kouchkovsky and Zoran G. Cerovic, Photosynthesis Research 83, (2005) 1-3, © Springer 2005 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-004-5316-9

John Biggins (1936-2004):
His ingenuity, tenacity and humor; no-nonsense science with a big heart, by Doug Bruce and Kenneth Sauer, Photosynthesis Research 85, (2005) 261-265, © Springer 2005 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-005-6313-3

Seymour Steven Brody (November 29, 1927-May 25 2010):
In memoriam, by Rhonda Elison Hirsch, Marvin Rich, Govindjee, Photosynthesis Research 106 (2010) 191-199 © Springer 2010 DOI: s11120-010-9600-6

Allan H Brown (1917-2004):
A career of fascination with the biological roles of O2 in terrestrial life and possibly in extraterrestrial life, by Clanton C. Black and Berger C. Mayne, Photosynthesis Research 87, (2006) 159-163, © Springer 2006 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-005-9017-9

Jeanette Snyder Brown (1925-2014):
Tribute by Winslow R. Briggs, Govindjee, Photosynthesis Research 127, (2016), 287-293, © Springer 2016 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-015-0181-2

Melvin Calvin (1911-1997):
A remembrance of Melvin Calvin by Paul Loach, Photosynthesis Research 54, (1997) 1, © Springer 1997 DOI: 10.1023/A:1005926123965

George Cheniae (1928-2001):
Obituary by Wayne Frasch and Richard Sayre, Photosynthesis Research 70, (2001), 245 DOI: 10.1023/A:1014773304784

Roderick (Rod) K. Clayton (1922-2011):
Tribute by Colin A Wraight, Photosynthesis Research 120, (2014), 9-26 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-013-9948-5

Louis Nico Marie Duysens (March 15, 1921- September 8, 2015):
A leading biophysicist of the 20th century, by Govindjee and MPJ Pulles, Photosynthesis Research 128, (2016), 223, © Springer 2016 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-016-0256-8

Gordon Elliott (Tony) Fogg (1919-2005):
Pioneering plant physiologist and gifted writer, by Brenda Thake, Photosynthesis Research 90, (2006), 1, © Springer 2006 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-005-9031-y

Lighting the path: a tribute to Robert Emerson (1903-1959), by Govindjee. PS2001 Proceedings, 12th International congress on Photosynthesis, Brisbane, CSIRO Publishing.

Robert Emmerson, and Eugene Rabinowitch: Understanding Photosynthesis. By Govindjee, Lillian Hoddenson (editor). “No Boundaries: University of Illinois Vignettes”, chapter 12, pp. 181-194. University of Illinois Press, Urbana and Chicago.

Albert W. Frenkel (1919-2015):
Obituary by Govindjee and S. Frenkel, ASPB News 42 (2015) 29-31.

Albert W. Frenkel (1919–2015): Photosynthesis research pioneer, much-loved teacher, and scholar, by Govindjee, Susan K Frenkel, Photosynthesis Research 124 (2015) 243-247, © Springer 2015 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-015-0109

Charles Stacey French (1907-1995):
Tribute, Biographical Memoirs (National Academy of Sciences, Washington, DC) 88: 2-29.

Yoshihiko Fujita (1932-2005):
A pioneer of photoregulation in cyanobacteria, by Akio Murakami and Mamoru Mimuro, Photosynthesis Research 88, (2006) 7, © Springer 2006 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-006-9060-1

Howard Gest (1921–2012):
Obituary of Dr Howard Gest by Carl Bauer, Ted Gest and Clay Fuqua, Photosynthesis Research 112, (2012) 151-152, © Springer 2012 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-012-9753-6

Martin Gibbs (1922-2006):
Pioneer of 14C research, sugar metabolism & photosynthesis; vigilant Editor-in-Chief of Plant Physiology; sage Educator; and humanistic Mentor, by Clantan C. Black Jr, Photosynthesis Research 95, (2008) 1-10, © Springer 2008 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-007-9232-7

Martin Gibbs and the peaceful uses of nuclear radiation, 14C, by CC Black and Govindjee, Photosynthesis Research 99 (2008) 63-80, © Springer 2008. DOI: 10.1007/s11120-009-9449-8

Zippora Gromet-Elhanan (1931-2007):
A passionate and fiercely dedicated scientist, by Richard E. McCarty, Photosynthesis Research 96, (2008), 117-119, © Springer 2007 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-008-9290-5

Elizabeth (Liz) Louise Gross (1940-2007):
Obituary

Warwick Hillier (1967 – 2014):
Warwick Hillier a tribute, by Johannes Messinger, Richard Debus, G Charles Dismukes, Photosynthesis Research 122, (2014) 1, © Springer 2014 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-014-0025-5

André Tridon Jagendorf (1926–2017):
A personal tribute, by Govindjee, Photosynthesis Research 132 (2017) 235-243 © Springer 2017 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-017-0380-0

Navasard V. Karapetyan (1936-2015):
Tribute by Nadezhda P. Yurina, Vladimir O. Popov, Alexander A. Krasnovsky Jr., Govindjee, Photosynthesis Research 132 (2017), 221, © Springer 2017, DOI: 10.1007/s11120-017-0361-3

Vyacheslav (Slava) Klimov (1945–2017):
A scientist par excellence, a great human being, a friend, and a renaissance man by Suleyman I. Allakhverdiev, Serg K. Zharmukhamedoc, Margarita V. Rodionova, Vladimir A. Shuvalov, Charles Dismukes, Jian-Ren Shen, James Barber, Göran Samuelsson, Photosynthesis Research (2017),

David Knaff (1941-2016):
Remembering David Knaff (1941-2016), by Richard Malkin, Photosynthesis Research 129, (2016) 1, © Springer 2016 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-016-0265-7

In Appreciation of Bessel Kok, (1993), by Govindjee and G Renger, Photosynthesis Research, 38(3) (1993) 211-213, © Springer 1993 DOI: 10.1007/Bf00046746

Alexander Abramovich Krasnovsky (1913–1993):
Obituary, Biophysics 59 (2014) 167, DOI: 10.1134/s0006350914020274

David W. Krogmann (1931-2016):
Tribute by Jerry J Brand, Cheryl A Kerfeld, William A Kramer, Govindjee, Photosynthesis Research 132 (2017) 1, © Springer 2017 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-016-0335-x

Paul Henry Latimer (1925-2011):
Discoverer of selective scattering in photosynthetic systems, by Margaret Gwyn Latimer, Thomas T. Bannister, Govindjee, Photosynthesis Research 134 (2017), 83-91, © Springer 2017 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-017-0390-y

Julio López-Gorge (1935-2004):
A tribute to Julio López-Gorge (1935-2004) the music in science, by Mariam Sahrawy Barragán, Photosynthesis Research 83, (2005) 283-286, © Springer 2005 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-004-8079-4

René Marcelle (December 30 1931-December 18 2011):
The first editor-in-chief of photosynthesis research by Govindjee, Dominique Marcelle, Photosynthesis Research 129 (2016), 13-15 © Springer 2016 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-016-0258-6

Berger C. Mayne (1920–2011):
A friend and his contributions to photosynthesis research by Darrell Fleischman, Gerald E. Edwards, Govindjee, Leland Mayne, Vijai Tyagi, Karen Jacobsen-Mispagel, Photosynthesis Research 112 (2012), 81 © Springer 2012 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-012-9742-9

Lee McIntosh (1949-2004):
A pioneer in the molecular biology of chloroplast and mitochondrion function, by Hans Kende, Photosynthesis Research 87, (2006) 247-251, © Springer 2006 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-006-9037-0

Prasanna K Mohanty (1934-2013):
A great photosynthetiker and a wonderful human being who touched the hearts of many, by S Tiwari, BC Tripathy, A Jajoo, AB Das, N Murata, PV Sane, and Govindjee, Photosynthesis Research 122 (2014) 235-260, © Springer 2014 DOI:10.1007/s11120-014-0033-5

Memoir by G. C. Papageorgiou, Photosynthetica 52 (2014), 481 © Springer 2014 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-014-0033-5

Jack Myers (1913-2006):
An algal physiologist par excellence, by Jerry J Brand, David W Krogmann, C.O Patterson, Photosynthesis Research 96, 1 (2008), 9-14, © Springer 2008 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-007-9288-4

Itzhak Ohad (1930-2016):
Obituary by Noam Adir, Susana Geifman-Shochat, Dan G. Ohad, Nir Ohad, Nir Keren, Photosynthesis Research 132, (2017), 101, © Springer 2017 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-017-0343-5

Anthony (Tony) San Pietro (1922-2008):
Obituary

André Pirson (1910-2004):
Tribute, in memory of Professor Dr. Dr. H.c. André Pirson a pioneer in photosynthesis and a dedicated academic teacher, by Horst Senger, Photosynthesis Research 82, (2004) 111–114, © Springer 2004 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-004-3513-1

Thomas Roosevelt Punnet, Jr. (1926-2008):
Tribute by Hagar W. Punnett, H. Punnett, L. Punnet, Govindjee, Photosynthesis Research 110 (2011) 1-7 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-011-9695-4

John Rodney Quayle (1926-2006):
A brilliant scientist who was also a wise and innovative academic administrator, by Hans L. Kornberg, Photosynthesis Research 89, (2006) 59–62, © Springer 2006 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-006-9069-5

Vallabhaneni Sita Rama Das, (1933–2010):
Teacher and mentor, by Sailaja V. Elchuri, Govindjee, Photosynthesis Research 128 (2016), 109-115, © Springer 2016 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-015-0210-1

K. Krishna Rao (1928-2006):
A lifetime study of ferredoxins and solar hydrogen, Obituary by Richard Cammack, Photosynthesis Research 90, (2006) 97, © Springer 2006 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-006-9080-x

Fabrice Rappaport passed away on January 12 2016. An obituary written by BBA Bioenergetics is available here.

Gernot Renger (1937-2013):
His life, Max-Volmer Laboratory, and photosynthesis research, by Ulrich Siggel, Franz-Josef Schitt, Johannes Messinger, Photosynthesis Research 129, (2016) 109 © Springer 2016 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-016-0280-8

August Ried (1924-2004):
An outstanding researcher, an artist and a dear friend, by Heinrich Strotmann and Carl-Johannes Soeder, Photosynthesis Research 83, (2005) 279-281, © Springer 2005 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-004-7330-3

Noun Shavit (1930-1997):
Obituary, Photosynthesis Research, 54 (1997), 165, © Springer 1997 DOI: 10.1023/A:1017122230464

Gauri Shankar Singhal (1933-2004):
A photochemist, a photobiologist, a great mentor and a generous friend, by Usha P. Andley, Poonam Nanda R. Velagaleti, Arindam Sen and Baishnab C. Tripathy, Photosynthesis Research 85, (2005) 145-148, © Springer 2005 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-005-4912-7

Gerry J Small (1941-2004):
Tackled everything in life with an intense and enviable passion, Obituary by Ryszard Jankowiak and Michael Seibert, Photosynthesis Research 83, (2005) 5-9, © Springer 2005 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-004-6329-0

Vidyadhar Govind (Pandit) Tatake (1926-2004):
An ingenious instrumentalist, an authority on thermoluminescence, and a lover of classical Indian music, by Prafullachandra Vishnu (Raj) Sane and Gajanan Purushottam (Bal) Phondke, Photosynthesis Research 89, (2006) 49-51, © Springer 2006 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-006-9068-6

Achim Trebst:
Celebrating Achim Trebst’s 80th birthday, by Volker teu Meulen, Rudolf K. Thauer, Photosynthesis Research 100, (2009) 113-155, © Springer 2009 DOI:10.1007/s11120-009-9449-8

A tribute to Achim Trebst, a friend, by Govindjee, Photosynthesis Research 100 (2009) 113, © Springer 2009 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-009-9459-6

List of biography and history published mostly in Photosynthesis Research, 1988-2008, by Govindjee, Photosynthesis Research 99 (2009) 139-153, © Springer 2009 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-008-9392-0

Ilya Vassiliev (1959-2005):
Obituary by Bridgette A. Barry, Photosynthesis Research 87, (2006) 245-246, © Springer 2006 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-006-9036-1

Birgit Vennesland (1913-2001):
A great biochemist, by Eric E. Conn, Elfriede K. Pistorius and Larry P. Solomonson, Photosynthesis Research 83, (2005) 11–16, © Springer 2005 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-004-5456-y

Ilya Vassiliev (1959-2005):
An innovator, enthusiastic scientist, inspiring teacher and a wonderful friend by A. H. Jay Burr, Aaron Vidaver, Ulrich Schreiber, Doug Bruce and Danielle J. Donnelly, Photosynthesis Research (2018), © Springer 2005 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-017-0473-9

Samuel Goodnow Wildman (1912-2004):
Discoverer of fraction I protein, later named rubisco, who worked till he was 92, by Elaine Tobin, Photosynthesis Research 88, (2006) 105-108, © Springer 2006 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-006-9045-0

Horst T. Witt (1922-2007):
Obituary by Gernot Renger, Photosynthesis Research 96, (2008) 5, © Springer 2008 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-007-9284-8

Colin A. Wraight (1945 – 2014):
Tribute by Govindjee, Roger C prince, Donald R Ort, Photosynthesis Research 127, (2016) 237-256, © Springer 2016 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-015-0174-1

The two last overviews by Colin Allen Wraight (1945-2014) on energy conversion in photosynthetic bacteria, by Peter Maroti and Govindjee, Photosynthetic Research 127 (2016), 257-271, © Springer 2016 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-015-0175-0

Frederick Yu-Tung Cho (1939-2011):
Tribute by Govindjee, Munday, J.C, and Papageorgiou, G.C, Photosynthesis Research 132, (2017) 227, © Springer 2017 DOI: 10.1007/s11120-017-0391-x

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