Claude, Georges, 1870-1960

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Georges Claude, inventor, physicist, and businessman, founder of the Air Liquide Company. André Claude, his cousin, worked as a research engineer for, and later was president , of the Claude-Paz & Sylva Neon Lighting Company.

From the description of Papers (dealing mainly with neon lighting) (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 81639709

George Claude, inventor, physicist and businessman, founder of the Air Liquide Company. A staunch nationalist during the 1930s, member of the Action Française, candidate for legislative elections, he notoriously endorsed Hitler's Germany during and after the invasion of France, and was condemned to life imprisonment in 1945.

From the description of Papers. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 77849779

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referencedIn James Orin Murfin papers, 1896-1940 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Académie des sciences (France). Commission de la défense nationale, 1914-1919. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Claude, Georges, 1870-1960. Papers. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Claude, Georges, 1870-1960. Papers (dealing mainly with neon lighting) American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
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associatedWith Académie des sciences (France). corporateBody
associatedWith Académie des sciences (France). corporateBody
associatedWith Curie, Marie, 1867-1934. person
associatedWith Curie, Pierre, 1859-1906. person
associatedWith Ecole de physique et de chimie (France) corporateBody
associatedWith Kamerlingh Onnes, Heike, 1853-1926. person
associatedWith McLennan, J. C. (John Cunningham), 1867-1935. person
associatedWith Murfin, James Orin, 1875-1940 person
associatedWith Ramsay, William, 1852-1916. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
France
France
Subject
Gases
Fluorescent lighting
Argon
Fluorescence
Welding
Liquid air
Research, Industrial--Laboratories
Krypton
Helium
Cryogenics
Luminescence
Neon lighting
Terrestrial heat flow
Electricity
Politics
Neon
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Birth 1870-09-24

Death 1960-05-23

French

French

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