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Reference numberEC/1945/17
Previous numbersCert XV, 113; A06174
LevelItem
TitleRowe, Frederick Maurice: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationDistinguished as organic and technological chemist. Author or joint-author of some eighty original memoirs. Has paid particular attention to the following topics; properties of nitroarylamines, hydronaphthalenes and their derivatives, insoluble azo-colours and their identification on the fibre, physical and chemical effects of after-treatments on insoluble azo-colours on the fibre; constitution of commercial yellow pigments; investigation of tars from low-temperature carbonisation of coal; investigation of vat dyes and of anti-coagulant dyes; derivatives of xylenols. A long series of papers on coupling of diazo-sulphonates with 2-naphthol-I-sulphonic acid record outstanding work of highest originality.
ProposersFrom general knowledge. C N Hinshelwood; R A Peters
From personal knowledge. Frank Lee Pyman; Robert Robinson; I M Heilbron; S Sugden; N K Adam
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Rowe, Frederick Maurice: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA5187Rowe; Frederick Maurice (1891 - 1946)1891 - 1946
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