Record

Authorised form of nameOgston; Alexander George (1911 - 1996)
Dates1911 - 1996
NationalityBritish
Date of birth30/01/1911
Date of death29/06/1996
ActivityEducation:
Eton
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election17/03/1955
Age at election44
Royal Society activityMedals and prizes:
Davy Medal 1986
SourcesAssocMaterial:
CSAC 98/2/84, NCUACS 24/9/90. Papers deposited in the Bodleian Library, Oxford
Obituaries:
Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society 1999 vol 45 pp 349-364, plate, by O Smithies
References:
Edmund J Bowen, 'The Balliol-Trinity Laboratories, Oxford 1853-1940' in NR 1970 vol 25 pp 227-236
Royal Society codeNA5107
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
IM/003360Ogston, Sir Alexander, 1844-1929nd
IM/003362Ogston, Alexander George1970
RR/70/68Referee's report by Gilbert Smithson Adair, on a paper 'A rapid method for determining diffusion constants in solution' by Charles Alfred Coulson, J T Cox, Alexander George Ogston and J St L Philpot1947
RR/71/226Referee's report by Gilbert Smithson Adair, on a paper 'The Gouy diffusiometer by Alexander George Ogston1948
IM/003361Ogston, Alexander Georgend
EC/1955/20Ogston, Alexander George: certificate of election to the Royal Society
Add to My Items

    Collection highlights

    Browse the records of some of our collections, which cover all branches of science and date from the 12th century onwards. These include the published works of Fellows of the Royal Society, personal papers of eminent scientists, letters and manuscripts sent to the Society or presented at meetings, and administrative records documenting the Society's activities since our foundation in 1660.

    The Royal Society

    The Royal Society is a Fellowship of many of
    the world's most eminent scientists and is the
    oldest scientific academy in continuous existence.
    Registered charity number 207043

    Website design ©CalmView



    CONTACT US

    + 44 207 451 2500
    (Lines open Mon-Fri, 9:00-17:00. Excludes bank holidays)

    6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG

    Email Us →

    SUBSCRIBE

    Subscribe to our newsletters to be updated with the
    latest news on innovation, events, articles and reports.

    Subscribe →

    © CalmView