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Authorised form of nameFox; Sir; John Jacob (1874 - 1944)
SurnameFox
ForenamesJohn Jacob
Dates1874 - 1944
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
Whitechapel, London, England (12 April 1874)
Death:
Golders Green, London (28 November 1944)
ActivityEducation:
DSc (London)
Honours:
OBE 1920; CB 1938; Kt 1944
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
18/03/1943
SourcesSources:
DNB (MP)
Obituaries:
Obituary Notices of Fellows of the Royal Society 1945-1948 vol 5 pp 141-157, plate, by Robert Robertson
Royal Society codeNA6178
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1943/08Fox, Sir John Jacob: certificate of election to the Royal Society
RR/26/32Referee's report by Thomas Ralph Merton, on a paper 'The absorption of light by elements in a state of vapour: The halogens' by James Johnston Dobbie and John Jacob Fox[June 1921]
RR/50/121Referee's report by Lennard-Jones, on a paper 'Two types of diamond' by Robert Robertson, John Jacob Fox and A E MartinDecember 1933
RR/50/119Referee's report by William Lawrence Bragg, on a paper 'Two types of diamond' by Robert Robertson, John Jacob Fox and A E
Martin
September 1933
RR/50/120Referee's report by William Jackson Pope, on a paper 'Two types of diamond' by Robert Robertson, John Jacob Fox and A E MartinOctober 1933
RR/64/20Referee's report by Thomas Ralph Merton, on a paper 'Investigations of Infra-Red Spectra-Absorption of Some Hydroxy Compounds in the Region of 3u' by John Jacob Fox and A E Martin[July 1937]
RR/66/84Second referee's report by William Harold Joseph Childs, on a paper 'Investigations of infra-red spectra (2.5—7.5µ). Absorption of water' by John Jacob Fox and A E Martin[November 1939]
RR/66/83Referee's report by William Harold Joseph Childs, on a paper 'Investigations of infra-red spectra (2.5—7.5µ). Absorption of water' by John Jacob Fox and A E Martin[October 1939]
RR/67/154Referee's report by W H J Childs, on a paper 'Investigations of infra-red spectra. Determination of C-H frequencies (~3000 cm.-1) in paraffins and olefins, with some observations on “polythenes”' by John Jacob Fox and A E MartinJanuary 1940
RR/68/505Letter from John Jacob Fox, to Harold Brewer Hartley, regarding two papers 'The infra-red spectra of polymers and related monomers. I' and 'The infra-red spectra of polymers and related monomers. II' by Harold Warris Thompson and P Torkington28 July 1944
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