- n Dutch physicist honored for his research on the influence of magnetism on radiation which showed that light is radiated by the motion of charged particles in an atom (1865-1943)
- Marcus du Sautoy in Taipei Times
They were totally inspiring. Zeeman really pushed people; he did stuff like catastrophe theory. I came away saying: `I don't understand that language, but I want to learn it,'du Sautoy said.