Authorised form of nameOhm; Georg Simon (? 1787 - 1854)
Other forms of nameGeorge Simon
Dates? 1787 - 1854
Place of birthErlangen, Bavaria, Germany
Date of birth16 March 1787 or 16 March 1789
Place of deathMunich, Bavaria, Germany
Date of death06 or 07 July 1854
Research fieldPhysics
ActivityResearch Field:
Membership categoryForeign Member
Date of election05/05/1842
Royal Society activityMedals and prizes:
Copley Medal 1841
Bulloch's Roll; DSB
Proc Roy Soc 1854-1855 vol 7 pp 598-602
DSB gives birth and death dates as 16 March 1789 and 06 July 1854
Virtual International Authority File
Royal Society codeNA7521
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
MC/3Volume 3 of miscellaneous correspondence regarding business matters, sent to the Royal Society1839-1843
IM/003364Ohm, Georg Simonnd
EC/1842/16Ohm, Georg Simon: certificate of election to the Royal Society
MC/3/210Letter from George Simon Ohm, rector of the polytechnic school, Nuremberg, to the Royal Society27 March 1842
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