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Authorised form of nameAuwers; Arthur (1838 - 1915)
Other forms of nameAuwers, Arthur Julius Georg Friedrich von
SurnameAuwers
ForenamesArthur
Dates1838 - 1915
NationalityGerman
Dates and placesBirth:
Gottingen, Germany (12 September 1838)
Death:
Lichterfelde bei Berlin, Berlin (24 January 1915)
ActivityResearch Field:
Astronomy
Education:
PhD
Career:
Secretary, Academy of Science, Berlin; Secretary, Venus Commisssion (1869-1899); Director, Astronomical Observatory, Potsdam (1876-1882)
Memberships:
ARAS
Royal Society activityMembership:
Foreign Member
Election Date:
3/04/1879
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DSB
Obituaries:
Proc Roy Soc Series A 1915-1916 vol 92 pp xvi-xx signed by F W D
Royal Society codeNA7576
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1879/07Auwers, Arthur: certificate of election to the Royal Society
MM/17/19Letter from Arthur Auwers to William Spottiswoode15 July 1880
NLB/19/695Copy letter from Arthur William Rucker, to Professor Arthur Auwers, [Fellow of the Royal Society], Akademie der Wissenschaften, Berlin 24 November 1899
NLB/20/643Copy letter from Michael Foster, to le President du Comite de l'Association Internationale de Academies, a l'Academie des Sciences, Paris8 June 1900
NLB/23/1/68Copy letter from Theodore E James, to Professor Dr Arthur Auwers, [Fellow of the Royal Society] Secretar, Königlich Akademie der Wissenschaften, Universitatsstrasse 8, Berlin, NW, 710 September 1901
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