Authorised form of nameFizeau; Armand Hippolyte Louis (1819 - 1896)
Other forms of nameHippolyte Louis
Dates1819 - 1896
Place of birthParis, France
Date of birth23 September 1819
Place of deathVenteuil, near Jouarre, France
Date of death18 September 1896
Research fieldExperimental physics
Improved photographic processes; studied optics; member of the Bureau of Longitude (1878)
Academy of Sciences of Paris
Membership categoryForeign Member
Date of election08/04/1875
Royal Society activityMedals and prizes:
Rumford Medal 1866
Bulloch's Roll; DSB
Altname from DSB
DSB gives birth date as 23 September 1819
Virtual International Authority File
Royal Society codeNA6018
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1875/07Fizeau, Armand Hippolyte Louis: certificate of election to the Royal Society
NLB/13/513Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Messrs Harrison & Sons2 October 1896
NLB/13/685Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Dr Edward Frankland, Foreign Secretary, Royal Society4 November 1896
MC/10/241Letter from A [Armand] Fizeau, Paris, to the Royal Society20 April 1875
MC/7/371Letter from [Armand Hippolyte Louis] Fizeau, member of the Academy of Sciences, Paris, to [Sir Edward Sabine], President of the Royal Society8 November 1866
MC/7Volume 7 of miscellaneous correspondence regarding business matters, sent to the Royal Society1864-1866
MC/10Volume 10 of miscellaneous correspondence regarding business matters, sent to the Royal SocietyJuly 1873-1876
MC/11/254Letter from A [Armand] Fizeau, Paris, to Warren de la Rue, President of the Committee1 October 1878
MC/11Volume 11 of miscellaneous correspondence regarding business matters, sent to the Royal Society1877-1879
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