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Authorised form of nameGoldsbrough; George Ridsdale (1881 - 1963)
SurnameGoldsbrough
ForenamesGeorge Ridsdale
Dates1881 - 1963
Dates and placesBirth:
19 May 1881
Death:
26 May 1963
ActivityEducation:
DSc (Durham)
Career:
Lecturer in Applied Mathematics, and Reader in Dynamical Astronomy, in Armstrong College, Newcastle-on-Tyne
Honours:
CBE 1948
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
2/05/1929
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll
Obituaries:
Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society 1964 vol 10 pp 107-116, plate, by J Proudman
Royal Society codeNA1331
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1929/05Goldsbrough, George Ridsdale: certificate of election to the Royal Society
RR/27/59Referee's report by Ralph Allen Sampson, on a paper 'The cause of Encke's division in Saturn's ring' by George Ridesdale GoldsbroughMarch 1922
RR/26/48Referee's report by Ralph Allen Sampson, on a paper 'The influence of satellites upon the form of Saturn's ring' by George Ridsdale Goldsbrough17 April 1921
RR/32/69Referee's report by unnamed referee, on a paper 'Torsional vibrations in reciprocating engine shafts' by George Ridsdale Goldsbrough15 June 1925
RR/32/68Referee's report by Thomas Edward Stanton, on a paper 'Torsional vibrations in reciprocating engine shafts' by George Ridsdale GoldsbroughJune 1925
RR/33/85Referee's report by Richard Vynne Southwell, on a paper 'The properties of torsional vibrations reciprocating engine shafts. Part I' by George Ridsdale Goldsbrough31 March 1926
RR/33/84Referee's report by Louis Napoleon George Filon, on a paper 'The properties of torsional vibrations reciprocating engine shafts. Part I' by George Ridsdale Goldsbrough27 May 1926
RR/33/86Referee's report by Geoffrey Ingram Taylor, on a paper 'The properties of torsional vibrations reciprocating engine shafts. Part I' by George Ridsdale Goldsbrough2 April 1926
RR/35/85Referee's report by Geoffrey Ingram Taylor, on a paper 'The tides in oceans on a rotating globe—Part I' by George Risdale GoldsbroughOctober 1927
RR/38/39Referee's report by Geoffrey Ingram Taylor, on a paper 'The tides in oceans on a rotating globe.—Part II' by George Risdale GoldsbroughOctober 1928
RR/43/40Second referee's report by Geoffrey Ingram Taylor, on a paper 'The tidal oscillations in rectangular basins' by George Ridsdale Goldsbrough21 June 1931
RR/41/103Referee's report by Thomas Henry Havelock, on a paper 'The tidal oscillations in an elliptic basin of variable depth' by George Risdale GoldsbroughOctober 1930
RR/43/39Referee's report by Geoffrey Ingram Taylor, on a paper 'The tidal oscillations in rectangular basins' by George Ridsdale GoldsbroughJune 1931
RR/26/49Referee's report by Frederick John Marrian Stratton, on a paper 'The influence of satellites upon the form of Saturn's ring' by George Ridsdale Goldsbrough9 May 1921
RR/49/134Referee's report by Geoffrey Ingram Taylor, on a paper 'The tides in oceans on a rotating globe.—Part IV' by George Ridsdale Goldsbrough[February 1933]
RR/49/136Referee's report by Joseph Proudman, on a paper 'Ocean currents produced by evaporation and precipitation' by George Ridsdale Goldsbrough[June 1933]
RR/53/135Second referee's report by George Ridsdale Goldsbrough, on a paper 'The figure of the earth from gravity observations and the precision obtainable' by James de Graaff-Hunter28 November 1934
RR/53/90Referee's report by Geoffrey Ingram Taylor, on a paper 'On ocean currents produced by winds' by George Ridsdale Goldsbrough[October 1934]
RR/54/79Referee's report by George Ridsdale Goldsbrough, on a paper 'The theory of Saturn's rings' by C G PendseJuly 1934
RR/53/134Referee's report by George Ridsdale Goldsbrough, on a paper 'The figure of the earth from gravity observations and the precision obtainable' by James de Graaff-Hunter1 November 1934
RR/55/88Referee's report by George Ridsdale Goldsbrough, on a paper 'The bore in the Trent' by H H Champion and R H CorkanOctober 1935
RR/60/38Referee's report by George Ridsdale Goldsbrough, on a paper 'The solution of a set of differential equations which occur in the theory of Saturn's rings' by C G Pendse22 June 1936
RR/59/97Referee's report by Thomas Henry Havelock, on a paper 'The tidal oscillations in an elliptic basin of variable depth. II' by George Ridsdale Goldsbrough[March 1936]
RR/61/113Referee's report by George Ridsdale Goldsbrough, on a paper 'Tides in oceans bounded by meridians III. Ocean bounded by complete meridian semidiurnal tides' by Arthur Thomas DoodsonDecember 1937
RR/64/28Referee's report by Geoffrey Ingram Taylor, on a paper 'The seiches in a strait connecting two seas' by George Ridsdale Goldsbrough[October 1937]
RR/64/29Referee's report by Joseph Proudman, on a paper 'The seiches in a strait connecting two seas' by George Ridsdale Goldsbrough[August 1937]
RR/72/132Referee's report by Joseph Proudman, on a paper 'The tides in oceans on a rotating globe. V' by George Ridsdale Goldsbrough1949
RR/67/193Referee's report by James Hopwood Jeans, on a paper 'The theory of the divisions in Saturn's rings' by George Ridsdale GoldsbroughOctober 1940
RR/72/131Letter from Joseph Proudman, on a paper 'The tides in oceans on a rotating globe. V' by George Ridsdale Goldsbrough to D C Martin, Assisatn Secretary of the Royal Society30 June 1949
NLB/71/704Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Prof. [John William] Heslop Harrison, FRS9 October 1928
NLB/72/734Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Dr [George Risdale] Goldsbrough, FRS28 March 1930
IM/GA/WS/2953Goldsbrough, George Ridsdalend
RR/49/132Referee's report by George Ridsdale Goldsbrough, on a paper 'On the Hertzian impact of an elastic hammer on a damped pianoforte string' by M Ghosh[March 1933]
RR/49/135Referee's report by Joseph Proudman, on a paper 'The tides in oceans on a rotating globe.—Part IV' by George Ridsdale Goldsbrough[February 1933]
RR/56/79Referee's report by George Ridsdale Goldsbrough, on a paper 'Tides in oceans bounded by meridians' by Joseph Proudman and Arthur Thomas Doodson[November 1935]
RR/66/72Referee's report by George Ridsdale Goldsbrough, on a paper 'Tides in oceans bounded by meridians IV. Series solutions in terms of angular width of ocean: semidiurnal tides in narrow oceans V. Solutions by use of finite differences: semidiurnal tides' by Arthur Thomas Doodson[1939]
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