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Authorised form of nameLamont; Johann (1805 - 1879)
Other forms of nameLamont, Johann von; Von Lamont, Johann
SurnameLamont
ForenamesJohann
Dates1805 - 1879
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
Braemar, Aberdeenshire, Scotland (13 December 1805)
Death:
Bogenhausen, near Munich, Germany (06 August 1879)
Burial:
Churchyard at Bogenhausen, near Munich, Germany
ActivityResearch Field:
Astronomy, physics
Royal Society activityMembership:
Foreign Member
Election Date:
25/11/1852
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB; DSB
Authority:
Altname from DNB and DSB.
References:
James Gabriel O'Hara, 'Gauss and the Royal Society: The Reception of His Ideas on Magnetism in Britain (1832-1842)' in NR 1983-84 vol 38 pp 17-78
Royal Society codeNA3418
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1852/18Lamont, Johann: certificate of election to the Royal Society
MM/11/180Letter from F Lamont, Munich, to Edward Sabine2 May 1842
MM/11/183Letter from F Lamont, Munich, to Edward Sabine20 May 1842
MM/17/7Letter from Johann Lamont to the Royal Society4 September 1854
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