Reference numberEC/1925/15
Previous numbersCert XIII, 275; A55915
TitleWhiddington, Richard: certificate of election to the Royal Society
DescriptionDate stamp on reverse
CitationAuthor of many papers in the Proceedings of the Society and elsewhere, and has done pioneer work on soft Rontgen Rays, characteristic rays and velocities of secondary particles. Designer of vacuum tube regulator, shadow electroscope and other instruments. Much valuable work on thermionic valves, and on electrical physics generally.
ProposersJ W Nicholson; W H Bragg; W L Bragg; J J Thomson; E Rutherford; C T R Wilson; A A C Swinton; A A Robb
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Whiddington, Richard: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA6231Whiddington; Richard (1885 - 1970)1885 - 1970
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