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Authorised form of nameBecquerel; Antoine Henri (1852 - 1908)
SurnameBecquerel
ForenamesAntoine Henri
Dates1852 - 1908
NationalityFrench
Dates and placesBirth:
Paris, France (15 December 1852)
Death:
Le Croisic, Brittany, France (25 August 1908)
ActivityResearch Field:
Physics
Royal Society activityMembership:
Foreign Member
Election Date:
4/06/1908
Medals/Prizes:
Rumford Medal 1900; Nobel Prize (Physics) (jointly) 1903
RelationshipsSon of Alexandre Edmond Becquerel (FRS 1888); grandson of Antoine Cesar Bequerel (FRS 1837)
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DSB
Obituaries:
Proc Roy Soc Series A 1909-1910 vol 83 pp xx-xxiii signed by W C
Royal Society codeNA179
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1908/19Becquerel, Antoine Henri: certificate of election to the Royal Society
NLB/21/338Copy letter from Michael Foster, to Antoine Henri Becquerel, [Fellow of the Royal Society]1 November 1900
NLB/35/158Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Wyndham Rowland Dunstan, Fellow of the Royal Society26 April 1907
NLB/37/719Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Sir William Crookes, Fellow of the Royal Society5 May 1908
NLB/37/744Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Professor [Frederick Thomas] Trouton, Fellow of the Royal Society7 May 1908
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