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Authorised form of nameFerranti; Sebastian Ziani de (1864 - 1930)
Other forms of nameDe Ferranti, Sebastian Ziani
SurnameFerranti
ForenamesSebastian Ziani de
Dates1864 - 1930
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
Liverpool, Lancashire, England (09 April 1864)
Death:
Zurich, Switzerland (13 January 1930)
Burial:
Hampstead, London
ActivityProfession:
Electrical engineer
Education:
Hon DSc (Manch)
Memberships:
MIEE
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
12/05/1927
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Obituaries:
Proc Roy Soc Series A 1930 vol 127 pp xix-xxi, plate, signed by W H E
References:
S Z de Ferranti, 'Pioneer of Electric Power Transmission: An Account of Some of the Early Work of Sebastian Ziani de Ferranti, DSc, FRS (1864-1930)' in NR 1964 vol 19 pp 33-41, plate
Royal Society codeNA2419
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1927/07Ferranti, Sebastian Ziani de: certificate of election to the Royal Society
NLB/70/620Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Dr [Sebastian Ziani] de Ferranti, FRS9 June 1927
NLB/72/697Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Mrs Ferranti7 March 1930
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