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Authorised form of nameAmpere; Andre-Marie (1775 - 1836)
Other forms of nameAmpere, Andre Marie
SurnameAmpere
ForenamesAndre-Marie
Dates1775 - 1836
NationalityFrench
Dates and placesBirth:
Lyons, France (22 January 1775)
Death:
Marseille, France (10 June 1836)
ActivityResearch Field:
Mathematics, chemistry, physics
Memberships:
Royal Academy of Sciences, Paris
Royal Society activityMembership:
Foreign Member
Election Date:
8/03/1827
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DSB
Obituaries:
Proc Roy Soc 1836 No 27 p 440
References:
Sydney Ross, 'The Search for Electromagnetic Induction 1820-1831' in NR 1965 vol 20 pp 184-219, plate
Paul A Tunbridge, 'Faraday's Genevese Friends' in NR 1972-3 vol 27 pp 263-298
Sir Brian Pippard, 'A Great Man, After All', review of James R Hofmann, Andre-Marie Ampere in NR 1997 vol 51 pp 146-147
K K Schwarz, 'Faraday and Babbage' in NR 2002 vol 56 pp 367-381
F C Moon, 'Robert Willis and Franz Reuleaux: pioneers in the theory of machines' in NR 2003 vol 57 pp 209-230
A Warwick, 'Righting the history of electrodynamics. Electrodynamics from Ampere to Einstein, by O Darrigol' in NR 2003 vol 57 pp 253-254
W P Griffith and P J T Morris, 'Charles Hatchett FRS (1765 - 1847), chemist and discoverer of niobium' in NR 2003 vol 57 pp 299 - 316
Royal Society codeNA5782
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1827/04Ampere, Andre-Marie: certificate of election to the Royal Society
AP/9/2Subject of a letter from Monsieur Ampere to Dr Wollatson (on electrical experiments)11 October 1820
M/018Ampere, Andre Marie? 19th century
IM/000088Ampere, Andre Marie1825
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