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us: Larmor, Joseph, 1857-1942


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    • us: Larmor, Joseph, Sir, 1857-
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        18570711
    • Death Date

        19420519
    • Death Place

        (naf) Holywood (Northern Ireland)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Cambridge (England)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) St. John's College (University of Cambridge)
    • Organization

        (naf) St. John's College (University of Cambridge)
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
  • Earlier Established Forms

      Larmor, Joseph, Sir, 1857-Larmor, Joseph,Sir,1857-
  • Sources

    • found: Thomson, J. Collected papers in physics and engineering, 1912: t.p. (Sir Joseph Larmor, D.Sc., LL.D., Sec. R.S., M.P., Lucasian Professor of Mathematics in the University of Cambridge)
    • found: LCCN 38-1012: Maxwell, J.C. Origins of Clerk Maxwell's electric ideas, 1937 (hdg.: Larmor, Sir Joseph, 1857- ; usage: Sir Joseph Larmor)
    • found: LC data base, 7-30-87 (hdg.: Larmor, Joseph, Sir, 1857- ; usage: Joseph Larmor)
    • found: Oxford dictionary of national biography WWW site, Nov. 27, 2009 (Larmor, Sir Joseph; b. July 11, 1857, Magheragall, Co. Antrim; d. May 19, 1942, Holywood, Co. Down; theoretical physicist)
    • found: Oxford dictionary of national biography WWW site, 23 Sep., 2014 (seeking to return to Cambridge, Larmor applied unsuccessfully for the Cavendish professorship of experimental physics in 1884; J. J. Thomson was elected, but in 1885 Larmor was appointed to succeed him in one of five recently created university lectureships in mathematics; he lived at St John's College for the rest of his working life, succeeding G. G. Stokes as Lucasian professor of mathematics in 1903) {http://www.oxforddnb.com/view/article/34409?docPos=2}
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    • 1987-08-03: new
    • 2014-09-24: revised
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