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Authorised form of nameTrouton; Frederick Thomas (1863 - 1922)
SurnameTrouton
ForenamesFrederick Thomas
Dates1863 - 1922
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
Dublin, Ireland (24 November 1863)
Death:
The Rookery, Downe, Kent (21 September 1922)
ActivityResearch Field:
Physics
Education:
Trinity College, Dublin. MA; ScD
Career:
Assistant to George Francis Fitzgerald (FRS 1883); Lecturer in Experimental Physics, Trinity College, Dublin (1901-1902); Quain Professor of Physics, University College, London (1902-1914); died of a lingering disease (contracted in 1912)
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
3/06/1897
RelationshipsYoungest son of Thomas Trouton; married Annie, daughter of George Fowler, of Liverpool
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DSB
Obituaries:
Proc Roy Soc Series A 1926 vol 110 pp iv-ix, plate, signed by A W P
Notes:
Virtual International Authority Filehttp://viaf.org/viaf/54930803
Royal Society codeNA1534
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
IM/Maull/004658Trouton, Frederick Thomasnd
MS/525/6/10/23Letter from Frederick Thomas Trouton, Melbreck, Tilford, near Farnham, to [Charles Vernon] Boys 14 October 1915
MS/525/6/10/22Letter from Frederick Thomas Trouton, Melbreck, Tilford, near Farnham, to [Charles Vernon] Boys 12 October 1915
NLB/12/302Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor George Francis Fitzgerald, Fellow of the Royal Society27 January 1896
RR/15/134Referee's report by Frederick Thomas Trouton, on a paper 'The ionisation of dilute solution at the freezing point' by William Cecil Dampier WhethamMarch 1900
RR/16/120Referee's report by John Henry Poynting, on a paper 'The forces acting on a charged condensor moving through space' by Frederick Thomas Trouton and H R NobleJuly 1903
RR/16/395Referee's report by Joseph Larmor, on a paper 'The vapour pressure in equilibirum with substances holding varying amounts of moisture' by Frederick Thomas Trouton and B PoolJanuary 1906
NLB/23/2/374Copy letter from Joseph Larmor, to Professor Trouton, Fellow of the Royal Society, and H R Noble14 July 1903
NLB/24/64Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Dr Frederick Thomas Trouton, Fellow of the Royal Society24 February 1902
RR/17/231Referee's report by Frederick Thomas Trouton, on a paper 'On the absorption of water by cotton and wool' by Morris William Travers[February 1907]
NLB/27/113Copy letter from Joseph Larmor, to Frederick Thomas Trouton, [Fellow of the Royal Society]2 July 1903
NLB/40/353Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Messrs Harrison & Sons24 May 1909
NLB/32/299Copy letter from Joseph Larmor, to Professor Frederick Thomas Trouton, [Fellow of the Royal Society]15 February 1906
NLB/35/392Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Lord Rayleigh [John William Strutt], President, Royal Society29 May 1907
NLB/34/561Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to P J Everitt, c/o Professor [Frederick Thomas] Trouton, Fellow of the Royal Society, Physical Laboratory, University College, Gower Street7 February 1907
NLB/38/728Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Frederick Thomas Trouton, Fellow of the Royal Society28 October 1908
NLB/37/251Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Professor F [Frederick] T [Thomas] Trouton FRS21 February 1908
NLB/37/537Copy letter from Joseph Larmor to F [Frederick] T [Thomas] Trouton3 April 1908
NLB/37/532Copy letter from Joseph Larmor to Professor F [Frederick] T [Thomas] Trouton3 April 1908
NLB/38/202Copy letter from Joseph Larmor, to Frederick Thomas Trouton, Fellow of the Royal Society25 June 1908
NLB/37/570Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Professor F [Frederick] T [Thomas] Trouton, Fellow of the Royal Society7 April 1908
NLB/41/684Copy letter from Joseph Larmor, to Frederick Thomas Trouton, Fellow of the Royal Society3 February 1910
NLB/37/744Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Professor [Frederick Thomas] Trouton, Fellow of the Royal Society7 May 1908
NLB/38/485Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Frederick Thomas Trouton, Fellow of the Royal Society10 August 1908
NLB/38/576Copy letter from Joseph Larmor, to Professor Frederick Thomas Trouton, Fellow of the Royal Society29 September 1908
NLB/38/542Copy letter from Joseph Larmor and Sir Archibald Geikie, to Henry Frederick Baker, Fellow of the Royal Society, and others16 September 1908
NLB/41/267Copy letter from Joseph Larmor, to Frederick Thomas Trouton, Fellow of the Royal Society10 November 1909
NLB/44/405Copy letter from Joseph Larmor to [Frederick Thomas] Trouton, Fellow of the Royal Society6 July 1911
NLB/44/458Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Professor F [Frederick] T [Thomas] Trouton FRS13 July 1911
RR/16/213Referee's report by Frederick Thomas Trouton, 'On the wetting of cotton by water and by water vapour' by Watson Orme Masson23 May 1904
RR/17/269Referee's report by Frederick Thomas Trouton, on a paper 'The viscosity of ice' by R M Deeley26 June 1908
RR/17/315Referee's report by Frederick Thomas Trouton, on a paper 'The mechanism of the adsorption of hydrogen by carbon' by James William McBain29 September 1908
RR/17/259Referee's report by Frederick Thomas Trouton, on a paper 'The refractive index and dispersion of light in argon and helium' by W BurtonFebruary 1908
RR/17/70Referee's report by Frederick Thomas Trouton, on a paper 'On the hygroscopic action of cotton' by David Orme Masson and E S Richards[August 1906]
NLB/54/871Copy letter from Joseph John Thomson, President of the Royal Society; to Professor [Frederick Thomas] Trouton, FRS25 October 1917
NLB/58/524Copy letter from Edwin Deller, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Messrs Harrison & Sons]17 April 1920
NLB/59/114Copy letter from Edwin Deller, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [Frederick Thomas] Trouton, FRS17 July 1920
RR/13/141Referee's report by Osborne Reynolds, on a paper 'An experimental investigation of the laws of attrition' by Frederick Thomas Trouton11 July 1895
RR/13/142Referee's report by Henry Clifton Sorby, on a paper 'An experimental investigation of the laws of attrition' by Frederick Thomas Trouton11 October 1895
NLB/63/482Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [John] Joly, FRS27 October 1922
NLB/68/287Copy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [Alfred William] Porter, FRS12 June 1925
NLB/67/119Copy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [Alfred] Porter, FRS28 October 1924
NLB/71/18Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to0 Mr. J. H. Hogan,. Hailsham, Sussex5 December 1927
RR/16/119Referee's report by Joseph Larmor, on a paper 'The forces acting on a charged condensor moving through space' by Frederick Thomas Trouton and H R Noble16 June 1903
RR/16/394Referee's report by Hugh Longbourne Callendar, on a paper 'The vapour pressure in equilibrium with substances holding varying amounts of moisture' by Professor Frederick Thomas Trouton and Miss B PoolJanuary 1906
NLB/39/210Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Professor F [Frederick] T [Trouton] Trouton, Fellow of the Royal Society11 December 1908
NLB/44/414Copy letter from Joseph Larmor to Professor F [Frederick] T [Thomas] Trouton FRS7 July 1911
EC/1897/24Trouton, Frederick Thomas: certificate of election to the Royal Society
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