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Reference numberEC/1947/23
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TitleStratton, Frederick John Marrian: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationHas taken a prominent part in the organisation of international co-operation in science. General Secretary of the International Council of Scientific Unions since 1937. Foreign Secretary, Royal Astronomical Society. General Secretary. International Astronomical Union, 1925 - 1935. Past General Secretary, British Association. Distinguished for his researches on novae (Annals A.P.O IV, Parts 1 and 2; article in Handbuch der Astrophysik, Bd. VI etc). Has been prominent in the organisation and development of eclipse observations since 1921. Is Secretary of the development of eclipse observations since 1921. Is Secretary of the Joint Permanent Eclipse Committee. Was the first, with Davidson, to apply spectrophotometry at eclipses (M.N., R.A.S 88.536).
ProposersFrom Personal Knowledge. H Spencer Jones; W M H Greaves; H H Plaskett; R A Gregory; E A Milne; R Stonely; S Chapman; D Brunt; C G Darwin; G I Taylor; Harold Jeffreys; I A Edgell; J Proudman; G P Lenox-Connyngham; A O Rankine; E C Bullard; G R Goldbrough; P M S Blackett
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Stratton, Frederick John Marrian: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA1053Stratton; Frederick John Marrian (1881 - 1960)1881 - 1960
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