Jeans, James, 1877-1946

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Educated at Trinity College, Cambridge. Smith's Prizeman, 1900. Fellow of Trinity, 1901. University lecturer in mathematics, 1904. Professor of Applied Mathematics, Princeton University, 1905-1909. F. R. S., 1906. Secretary Royal Society. Royal Medallist, 1919. Knighted, 1928. O. M., 1939.

From the description of Papers and 11 miscellaneous items from other series, 1896-1945. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 84865346

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referencedIn Cowling, T. G. (Thomas George). Oral history interview with Thomas George Cowling, 1978 March 22. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Bondi, Hermann. Oral history interview with Hermann Bondi, 1978 March 20. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Hale, George Ellery, 1868-1938. Papers of George Ellery Hale, 1882-1938. Library of Congress
referencedIn Thomson, Elihu, 1853-1937. Papers, 1853-1955. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn Archive for the History of Quantum Physics, 1898-1950 (bulk), 1898-1950 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Hale, George Ellery, 1868-1938. Papers, 1882-1938. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Bohr, Niels, 1885-1962. Oral history interview with Niels Bohr, 1962 October 31 to 17 November. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Blunden, Edmund, 1896-1974. Papers, 1922-1986. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn McCrea, William Hunter. Oral history interview with William Hunter McCrea, 1978 September 22. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Andrade, E. N. da C. (Edward Neville da Costa), 1887-1971. Oral history interview with Edward Neville da Costa Andrade, 1962 December 18. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Chandrasekhar, S. (Subrahmanyan), 1910-. Oral history interview with S. Chandrasekhar, 1977 May 17 to October 31. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Bohr, Aage. Oral history interview with Aage Bohr, Margrethe Norlund Bohr and Léon Rosenfeld, 1963 January 23 and 30. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Jeans, James Hopwood, Sir, 1877-1946. Letter : Dorking, to Laurence Housman, Street, Somerset, 1931 Oct. 22. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
referencedIn Adams, Walter Sydney, 1876-1956. Correspondence, 1881-1939. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn Halsband, Robert, 1914-. Robert Halsband papers, 1708-1976. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Cunningham, Ebenezer. Oral history interview with Ebenezer Cunningham, 1963 June 19. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Mitchell, Alfred, 1832-. Mitchell-Tiffany family papers, 1803-1932 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Mitchell-Tiffany family papers, 1803-1932 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Stuhlman, Otto, 1884-. Oral history interview with Otto Stuhlman, Jr., 1962 June 8. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Jeans, James Hopwood, Sir, 1877-1946. Papers and 11 miscellaneous items from other series, 1896-1945. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Walter Sydney Adams Papers, 1881-1939 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Hayes, Donald S., 1939-. Oral history interview with Donald S. Hayes, 1977 November 13. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Mabel Loomis Todd papers, 1863-1948 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Atkinson, Robert d'Escourt, 1898-1982. Oral history interview with Robert d'Escourt Atkinson, 1977. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Scientists Collection, 1563-1973 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Trinity College (University of Cambridge). Dinner to the chancellor and recipients of honorary degrees : manuscript, 1930 June 5. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Bok, Bart J. (Bart Jan), 1906-1983. Oral history interview with Bart Jan Bok, 1978 May 15 to 14 June. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Todd, Mabel Loomis, 1856-1932. Mabel Loomis Todd papers, 1863-1948 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Todd, Mabel Loomis, 1856-1932. Mabel Loomis Todd papers, 1863-1948 (inclusive) Yale University Library
creatorOf Stoney, G. Johnstone (George Johnstone), 1826-1911. Letters. Smithsonian Institution. Libraries
referencedIn Elihu Thomson Papers, 1865-1944 American Philosophical Society
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Death 1946-09-16

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