Richardson, Lewis F., 1881-1953

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Dates:
Birth 1881-10-11
Death 1953-09-30
Britons
English

Biographical notes:

Active in meteorology and physics; appointments included superintendent of the Eskdalemuir Observatory (1913) and principal of Paisley College of Technology and School of Art (1929-1940). Elected FRS in 1926.

From the description of Papers and correspondence of Lewis Fry Richardson, 1881-1993. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 154306080

Principal of Paisley College of Technology, 1929-1940.

From the description of Papers. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 81933716

Lewis Fry Richardson (1881-1953), physicist and meteorologist, attended King's College, Cambridge, 1900-03. He worked at the National Physical Laboratory, 1903-05 and 1908-09; the Meteorological Office, Benson, Oxfordshire, 1919-20; and the Physics Department of Westminster Training College, 1920-29; and was Principal of the Paisley College of Technology and School of Art, 1929-40.

From the guide to the Lewis Richardson: Correspondence, papers and biographical material, c.1915-1986, (Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives)

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Subjects:

  • Psychology
  • Physics--Experiments
  • Meteorology
  • Physics
  • Mathematics
  • Physics--Study and teaching

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Places:

  • England (as recorded)
  • Bergen (Germany) (as recorded)
  • Gdansk (Poland) (as recorded)