Authorised form of nameDove; Heinrich Wilhelm (1803 - 1879); meteorologist
Dates1803 - 1879
Place of birthLegnica, Poland
Date of birth06 October 1803
Place of deathBerlin, Germany
Date of death04 April 1879
Research fieldMeteorology
Membership categoryForeign Member
Date of election21/11/1850
Royal Society activityMedals and prizes:
Copley Medal 1853
Bulloch's Roll; DSB
Virtual International Authority File
Royal Society codeNA7655
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1850/21Dove, Heinrich Wilhelm: certificate of election to the Royal Society
MC/5/136Letter from H W [Heinrich Wilhelm] Dove, Berlin, to the Earl of Rosse, President of the Royal Society7 January 1854
MC/5Volume 5 of miscellaneous correspondence regarding business matters, sent to the Royal Society1851-1858
Add to My Items

    Collection highlights

    Browse the records of some of our collections, which cover all branches of science and date from the 12th century onwards. These include the published works of Fellows of the Royal Society, personal papers of eminent scientists, letters and manuscripts sent to the Society or presented at meetings, and administrative records documenting the Society's activities since our foundation in 1660.

    The Royal Society

    The Royal Society is a Fellowship of many of
    the world's most eminent scientists and is the
    oldest scientific academy in continuous existence.
    Registered charity number 207043

    Website design ©CalmView


    + 44 207 451 2500
    (Lines open Mon-Fri, 9:00-17:00. Excludes bank holidays)

    6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG

    Email Us →


    Subscribe to our newsletters to be updated with the
    latest news on innovation, events, articles and reports.

    Subscribe →

    © CalmView