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Authorised form of nameRosenhain; Walter (1875 - 1934)
SurnameRosenhain
ForenamesWalter
Dates1875 - 1934
Dates and placesBirth:
Berlin, Germany (24 August 1875)
Death:
Kings ton Hill, Surrey (17 March 1934)
ActivityResearch Field:
Metallurgy
Education:
BA (Camb), Research; BCE; DSc (Melbourne)
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
1/05/1913
Lectures:
Bakerian (jointly) 1899
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB; DSB
Obituaries:
Obituary Notices of Fellows of the Royal Society 1932-1935 vol l pp 353-359, plate, by Cecil Henry Desch
Virtual International Authority Filehttp://viaf.org/viaf/41025692
Royal Society codeNA2214
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
NLB/19/779Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to J H Agar Baugh16 December 1899
EC/1913/14Rosenhain, Walter: certificate of election to the Royal Society
NLB/19/284Copy letter from Arthur William Rucker, to Professor James Alfred Ewing and W Rosenhain, [Fellows of the Royal Society]26 July 1899
RR/15/52Referee's report by William Cawthorne Unwin, on the Bakerian lecture 'The crytalline structure of metals' by James Alfred Ewing and Walter Rosenhain19 July 1900
RR/15/51Referee's report by William Chandler Roberts-Austen, on the Bakerian lecture 'The crytalline structure of metals' by James Alfred Ewing and Walter RosenhainJuly 1900
RR/15/349Referee's report by Henry Alexander Miers, on a paper 'Effects of strain on the crystalline structure of lead' by J C W Humphrey13 June 1902
RR/15/350Referee's report by William Cawthorne Unwin, on a paper 'Effects of strain on the crystalline structure of lead' by J C W Humphrey28 June 1902
NLB/19/491Copy letter from an unknown correspondent, to the British Thomson-Houston Company Limited, 83 Cannon Street, E.C. 14 October 1899
NLB/21/326Copy letter from Michael Foster, to Professor James Alfred Ewing and Walter Rosenhain, [Fellows of the Royal Society] 1 November 1900
NLB/19/782Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to J H Agar Baugh18 December 1899
NLB/24/812Copy letter from Joseph Larmor, to Walter Rosenhain, [Fellow of the Royal Society]16 July 1902
NLB/55/606Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Dr. [Walter] Rosenhain, FRS26 June 1918
NLB/63/130Copy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society and FRS; to Dr. [Walter] Rosenhain, FRS04 July 1922
NLB/38/405Copy letter from Joseph Larmor, to [Walter] Rosenhain, [Fellow of the Royal Society]29 July 1908
NLB/50/30Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Dr [Walter] Rosenhain, Fellow of the Royal Society20 April 1914
RR/18/179Referee's report by Charles Thomas Heycock, on a paper 'The constitution of the alloys of aluminium and zinc' by Walter Rosenhain and Sydney L ArchbuttMay 1911
RR/18/178Referee's report by John Edward Stead, on a paper 'The constitution of the alloys of aluminium and zinc' by Walter Rosenhain and Sydney L ArchbuttMay 1911
RR/20/28Referee's report by Walter Rosenhain, on a paper 'The preparation of eye-preserving glass for spectacles' by William CrookesNovember 1913
RR/26/5Referee's report by Walter Rosenhain, on a paper 'On the correlation of the chemical constitutions of "true steel" to their micrographic structures' by John Oliver Arnold[February 1922]
RR/26/26Referee's report by Walter Rosenhain, on a paper 'The production of single crystals of aluminium and their tensile properties' by Henry Cort Harold Carpenter and Constance F Elam[September 1921]
NLB/56/538Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sir Dugald Clerk, Chairman of the Applied Sciences Committee and FRS6 March 1919
NLB/59/181Copy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Dr. [Walter] Rosenhain, FRS23 July 1920
RR/35/100Referee's report by Walter Rosenhain, on a paper 'Alloys of iron and maganese of low carbon content' by Robert Abbott HadfieldMarch 1927
RR/39/50Referee's report by Walter Rosenhain, on a paper 'Sulphide colours on metallic copper' by F Hurn Constable[July 1929]
NLB/59/339Copy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Dr. [Walter] Rosenhain, FRS21 September 1920
NLB/59/457Copy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Dr. [Walter] Rosenhain, FRS5 October 1920
NLB/60/179Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Dr. [Walter] Rosenhain, FRS18 December 1920
RR/14/152Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on the Bakerian Lecture 'The crystalline structure of metals' by James Alfred Ewing and Walter Rosenhainnd [July 1899]
RR/14/151Referee's report by John Perry, on the Bakerian Lecture 'The crystalline structure of metals' by James Alfred Ewing and Walter Rosenhainnd [July 1899]
NLB/60/201Copy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Dr. [Walter] Rosenhain, FRS22 December 1920
NLB/60/430Copy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Dr. [Walter] Rosenhain, FRS3 February 1921
RR/44/52Referee's report by Walter Rosenhain, on a paper 'The formation of superlattices in alloys of iron and aluminium' by Albert James Bradley and A H Jay4 January 1932
RR/46/23Referee's report by Walter Rosenhain, on a paper 'Positive and negative creep of metals' by F C Lea[September 1932]
RR/46/82Referee's report by Cecil Henry Desch, on a paper 'The energy absorbed in the cold working of metals' by Walter Rosenhain and V H Stott[December 1932]
RR/46/92Referee's report by Walter Rosenhain, on a paper 'The relationship between viscosity, elasticity and plastic strength of a soft material as illustrated by some mechanical properties of flour dough.—II' by Robert Kenworthy Schofield and George William Scott Blair[November 1932]
NLB/57/389Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to TE Pickles Esq, Publications Department; HM [His Majesty's] Stationery Office, Westminster, SW 130 October 1919
NLB/62/328Copy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Dr. [Walter] Rosenhain, FRS27 January 1922
NLB/65/607Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Sydney] Pitt Esq.; Armourers and Brasiers' Company, 81 Coleman Street, E.C.2.28 November 1923
NLB/65/631Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Dr [Walter] Rosenhain, FRS1 December 1923
NLB/65/34Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Dr [Walter] Rosenhain, FRS16 July 1923
RR/48/2Referee's report by Walter Rosenhain, on a paper 'On the effect of the temperature of liquid hydrogen (-252.8° C.) On the tensile properties of forty-one specimens of metals comprising (a) pure iron 99.85%; (b) four carbon steels; (c) thirty alloy steels; (d) copper and nickel; (e) four non-ferrous alloy' by W J De Haas and Robert Abbott Hadfield[May 1933]
NLB/65/498Copy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sir Dugald Clerk, FRS8 November 1923
NLB/65/349Copy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sydney Pitt Esq.; [Clerk to] The Armourers and Brasiers Company, 81 Coleman Street, E.C.18 October 1923
NLB/65/579Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Members of the Armourers and Brasiers' Company Research Fellowship Committee (Sir [George Thomas] Beilby, Professor [Henry Cort Harold] Carpenter, Dr [Charles Thomas] Heycock, Dr [Walter] Rosenhain, Dr G. N. Pitt, Mr M. H. Young, Mr [Sydney] Pitt)23 November 1923
NLB/66/877Copy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Walter] Rosenhain, FRS1 August 1924
RR/30/18Referee's report by Walter Rosenhain, on a paper 'The ternary alloy system aluminium–cadmium–zinc' by Norman Frederick Budgen [April 1924]
NLB/67/691Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Dr [Walter] Rosenhain, FRS14 February 1925
NLB/66/583Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Dr. [Walter] Rosenhain, FRS31 May 1924
RR/30/82Second referee's report by Walter Rosenhain, on a paper 'Recent developments in tensile testing' by J V Howard and S L Smith[September 1924]
NLB/66/606Copy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Dr [Walter] Rosenahin [Rosenhain], FRS3 June 1924
NLB/68/691Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Messrs Longmans, Green and Co.; 39 Paternoster Row, E.C.4.16 October 1925
RR/15/351Referee's report by Francis Henry Neville, on a paper 'Effects of strain on the crystalline structure of lead' by J C W Humphrey21 July 1902
RR/17/342Referee's report by Francis Henry Neville, on a paper 'Entectics research no 1 - alloys of lead and tin' by Walter Rosenhain and P A TuckerJuly 1908
RR/45/88Referee's report by Walter Rosenhain, on a paper 'The theory of metallic corrosion in the light of quantitative measurements. Part VI.— The distribution of corrosion' by Guy Dunstan Bengough and F Wormwell[December 1932]
RR/31/13Referee's report by Walter Rosenhain, on a paper 'The failure of sprial steel spring under repetition stresses' by F C Lea and J D Vaughan[June 1924]
RR/30/81Referee's report by Walter Rosenhain, on a paper 'Recent developments in tensile testing' by J V Howard and S L Smith[July 1924]
NLB/72/285Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to H. Pitt Esq18 June 1929
NLB/66/318Copy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Robert John Strutt] Lord Rayleigh8 April 1924
RR/28/85Referee's report by Walter Rosenhain, on a paper 'Recrystallization and grain-growth in soft metals' by M Cook and Ulick Richardson Evans[November 1923]
NLB/59New Letter Book volume 59, copy letters sent from Royal Society administration9 July 1920-2 December 1920
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