PHYSICS IN AUSTRALIA TO 1945
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Born Melbourne 24 August 1875; died London, England, 17 March 1934. Education, University of Melbourne (B.C.E. 1901, D.Sc. 1909) and St. John's College, Cambridge (B.A. 1899). 1851 Exhibition scholar, 1897-1900. Scientific adviser, Chance Bros. & Co., Birmingham, England, 1900-06. Superintendent, Department of Metallurgy and Metallurgical Chemistry, National Physics Laboratory, England, 1906-1931. Consulting metallurgist, 1931-34. President of the Institute of Metals, 1928-30. F.R.S. 1913.
- On a method of determining the specific heat of a liquid, especially of solutions. Royal Society of Victoria. Proceedings., 10 (1897), 97-111.
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