Reference numberEC/1892/21
Previous numbersCert XI, 231
TitlePedler, Sir Alexander: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationFellow of the University of Calcutta; Professor of Chemistry, Presidency College, Calcutta; Meteorological Reporter to the Government of Bengal; and Curator of the Bengal Government Museum at Calcutta. Author of papers on 'An Isomeric Modification of Valeric Acid,' 'Calcutta Coal Gas,' 'The Use of the Radiometer as a Photometer,' 'Cobra Poison,' 'The Past and Present Water Supplies of Calcutta,' 'Technical Education for Bengal,' 'The Faln Point Cyclone of September 22nd, 1885,' published in the Proc Roy Soc, the Journ Chem Soc, the Journ Asiat Soc Beng, and elsewhere.
ProposersFrom General Knowledge: J T Walker
From Personal Knowledge: Henry E Armstrong; Charles E Goves; William Odling; Hugo Muller; F R Japp; W Chandler Roberts-Austen; T E Thorpe; W H Perkin; W J Russell; Herbert McLeod; E Frankland; J F Tennant
Extent1 sheet
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Pedler, Sir Alexander: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA2863Pedler; Sir; Alexander (1849 - 1918)1849 - 1918
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