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Authorised form of nameDumas; Jean Baptiste Andre (1800 - 1884)
Other forms of nameDumas, Jean-Baptiste
SurnameDumas
ForenamesJean Baptiste Andre
Dates1800 - 1884
NationalityFrench
Dates and placesBirth:
Ales, Gard, France (14 or 15 July 1800)
Death:
Cannes, France (11 April 1884)
ActivityResearch Field:
Chemistry
Memberships:
Royal Academy of Sciences, Paris
Royal Society activityMembership:
Foreign Member
Election Date:
18/06/1840
Medals/Prizes:
Copley Medal 1843
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DSB
Authority:
Altname from certificate
Obituaries:
Proc Roy Soc 1884 vol 37 pp x-xxvii signed by A W Hofmann
References:
Sir Harold Hartley, 'Stanislao Cannizzaro, FRS (1826-1910) and the First International Chemical Conference at Karlsruhe in 1860' in NR 1966 vol 21 pp 56-63
K K Schwarz, 'Faraday and Babbage' in NR 2002 vol 56 pp367-381
J S Rowlinson, 'The work of Thomas Andrews and James Thomson on the liquefaction of gases' in NR 2003 vol 57 pp 143-159
Notes:
DSB gives birth date as 14 July 1800
Royal Society codeNA7151
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1840/25Dumas, Jean Baptiste Andre: certificate of election to the Royal Society
MM/5/54Letter from Jean Baptiste Dumas to Louis Pasteurc.1874
MS/743/1/174Testimonial by Jean Baptiste Andre Dumas [on behalf of John Hall Gladstone]nd
IM/001212Dumas, Jean Baptiste Andrend
M/069Dumas, Jean Baptiste Andre1875
MS/427/405Copy letter from [Michael] Foster, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Prof. Wharton Jones12 January 1885
IM/005713Dumas, Jean Baptiste Andrend
IM/001213Dumas, Jean Baptiste Andrend
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