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Authorised form of nameMcClelland; John Alexander (1870 - 1920)
Other forms of nameM'Clelland, John Alexander
Other forms of surnameM'Clelland
Dates1870 - 1920
Date of birth01 December 1870
Date of death13/04/1920
Research fieldPhysics
ActivityEducation:
Queen's College, Galway; Royal University of Ireland. MA (1893). Trinity College, Cambridge
Career:
Professor of Physics, University College, Dublin (from 1900)
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election06/05/1909
RelationshipsSon of William McClelland of Dunallis, Coleraine; married (1901) Ina, daughter of J Esdale
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll
Obituaries:
Proc Roy Soc Series A 1924 vol 106 pp v-ix, plate, signed by C T R W
References:
W Hayes, 'Physics as well as poetry. Physicists of Ireland, edited by M McCartney and A Whitaker' in NR 2003 vol 57 pp 245-246
Royal Society codeNA5506
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
NLB/40/767Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Messrs Harrison & Sons11August 1909
NLB/13/297Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor John Henry Poynting, Fellow of the Royal Society22 July 1896
NLB/13/298Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Richard Tetley Glazebrook22 July 1896
NLB/14/459Copy letter from Arthur William Rucker, to Richard Tetley Galzebrook, Fellow of the Royal Society15 March 1897
NLB/46/155Copy letter from Joseph Larmor, to Professor John Alexander McClelland, Fellow of the Royal Society18 June 1912
NLB/14/542Copy letter from Arthur William Rucker, to Gilbert Thomas Walker, John Alexander McClelland and Charles Thomas Rees Wilson26 March 1897
NLB/40/448Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Professor J [John] A [Alexander] McClelland FRS9 June 1909
NLB/43/419Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor John Alexander McClelland, Fellow of the Royal Society6 January 1911
NLB/40/395Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Messrs Harrison & Sons3 June 1909
NLB/42/447Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Professor J [John] A [Alexander] McClelland FRS 15 June 1910
NLB/45/745Copy letter from Joseph Larmor to Professor J [John] A [Alexander] McClelland FRS2 May 1912
NLB/58/312Copy letter from Edwin Deller, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Messrs Harrison & Sons]19 April 1920
NLB/58/424Copy letter from Edwin Deller, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Charles Thomson Rees] Wilson Esquire, FRS4 May 1920
NLB/55/854Copy letter from [Dr.] Arthur Schuster, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [John Alexander] McClelland, FRS16 October 1918
NLB/61/669Copy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Charles Thomson Rees] Wilson Esquire, FRS4 October 1921
NLB/67/65Copy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Charles Thomson Rees] Wilson, Esq., FRS14 October 1924
EC/1909/18McClelland, John Alexander: certificate of election to the Royal Society
NLB/13/127Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Richard Tetley Glazebrook, Fellow of the Royal Society19 June 1896
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