Authorised form of nameGowans; Sir; James Learmonth (1924 - 2020)
Dates1924 - 2020
Place of birthSheffield, Yorkshire, England
Date of birth07/05/1924
Date of death01/04/2020
CBE 1971; Kt 1982
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election21/03/1963
Age at election38
Royal Society activityRoyal Society roles:
Council: 1973-1975; VP 1973-1975
Medals and prizes:
Royal Medal 1976
Other Royal Society activityCongratulatory Certificate on the fiftieth anniversary of election to the Fellowship of the Royal Society 2013
Royal Society codeNA1817
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
JV/11/7/79Letter from Sir James Gowans, FRS to Sir John Vane6 January 1984
EC/1963/08Gowans, James Learmonth: certificate of election to the Royal Society
IM/001725Lord Jellicoe, Gowans, Sir James Learmouth and Rees, David8 November 1990
IM/001724Gowans, Sir James Learmonthnd
IM/000760Gowans, Sir James Learmonth1992
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