The atom probe was introduced at the by Erwin Wilhelm Müller and J. A. Panitz.
Davidson College is a private liberal arts college in Davidson, North Carolina with a historic 665-acre main campus and a 110-acre lake campus on Lake Norman.
Gerald Leroy Fowler was a veteran of World War II, the lead technician in the Field Emission laboratory at the Pennsylvania State University and was a master technician in the Surface Science division at Sandia National Laboratories in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
John A. Panitz is Emeritus Professor of Physics at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque.