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Reference numberEC/1949/11
Previous numbersCert XV, 219; A04408
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TitleLockspeiser, Sir Ben: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationDistinguished as a leader of research workers and adviser on research problems, mainly in the aeronautical field. In earlier days he conducted research on de-icing & other subjects at the Royal Aircraft Establishment, but his claim rests primarily on his fine leadership, first as Director of Research in the Ministry of Aircraft Production & later in the still more influential post which he now holds. Of late years his wisdom & vision have been invaluable in guiding aeronautical & allied researches towards new & important developments, as yet not clearly understood, resulting from the discoveries of the war period.
ProposersFrom Personal Knowledge. Ernest F Relf; S Goldstein; Melvill Jones; A Fage; L Bairstow; C G Darwin; J D Cockcroft; Eric K Rideal; J E Lennard-Jones; W A Stanier; P M S Blackett; Harry R Ricardo; W J Duncan; A V Hill
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Lockspeiser, Sir Ben: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA2057Lockspeiser; Sir; Ben (1891 - 1990)1891 - 1990
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