Authorised form of nameEwald; Paul Peter (1888 - 1985)
Dates1888 - 1985
Place of birthBerlin, Germany
Date of birth23 January 1888
Place of deathIthaca, New York, USA
Date of death22/08/1985
Research fieldPhysics
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election20/03/1958
RelationshipsFather in law of Hans Bethe FRS who married his daughter Rose.
DSB vol 17 pp 272-275
Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society 1988 vol 34 pp 133-176, plate, by H A Bethe and G Hildebrandt
M M Woolfson, 'The Gentle Pioneer', review of D W J Cruickshank, H J Juretschke and N Kato, eds, P P Ewald and his Dynamical Theory of X-ray Diffraction in NR 1996 vol 50 pp 263-264
D Blow and S Wallwork, 'Prehistory of the British Crystallographic Association' in NR 2004 vol 58 pp 177-186
Royal Society codeNA1689
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
IM/001336Ewald, Paul Peter1978
IM/Meitner Graf/001337Ewald, Paul Peter1960
EC/1958/10Ewald, Paul Peter: certificate of election to the Royal Society
RR/64/75Referee's report by Paul Peter Ewald, on a paper 'The measurement of particle size by the X-ray method' by Frederic Wood Jones[December 1937]
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