The Rockefeller community remembers the life and work of Jules Hirsch, a brilliant clinical investigator and an early leader in the study of human metabolism, who passed away on July 23, 2015 after a long illness. Collected here are materials and exhibits related to Dr. Hirsch and his major achievements and discoveries during his long and distinguished career at The Rockefeller University Hospital.
Peter Sellers was a pioneering mathematician whose research contributed significantly to the first computer search/matching algorithm for DNA. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Pennsylvania in 1965 and joined the Rockefeller University in 1966. Collected here are materials related to Dr. Sellers and his work, including exhibits inspired by The University's Merrill W. Chase Historic Scientific Instrument Collection, of which he was devoted curator.