Reference numberEC/1945/13
Previous numbersCert XV, 109; A04428
TitleLonsdale, Dame Kathleen Yardley: certificate of election to the Royal Society
DescriptionCertificate of Candidate for Election to the Fellowship.
CitationDSc London University 1929. Research, mainly at Royal Institution, since 1923. Amy Lady Tate Scholarship held at Leeds 1929-129. Leverhulme Research Fellow 1935-37. With Astbury, Space Group Tables, 1924. Series of papers on crystalline structure of organic compounds. Structure Factor Formulae, 1936. Numerous investigations of molecular aristropy in crystal. Most recent work a brilliant invertigation of diffuse X-ray diffraction by crystals and its relation to elastic constants. An indefatigable and original worker who has opened up new fields. Over sixty papers in Proc. Roy. Soc., Min. Mag., Zeit. f. Kryst., Nature, and elsewhere.
ProposersFrom Personal Knowledge. W L Bragg; W T Astbury; E C Stoner; Wm Wilson; N F Mott; C Sykes; C H Desch; R Whiddington; R H Fowler; G I Taylor; N K Adam; S S Bhatnagar
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Lonsdale, Dame Kathleen Yardley: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA7993Lonsdale; Dame; Kathleen Yardley (1903 - 1971)1903 - 1971
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