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Authorised form of nameBayliss; Sir; William Maddock (1860 - 1924)
SurnameBayliss
ForenamesWilliam Maddock
Dates1860 - 1924
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England (02 May 1860)
Death:
Hampstead (27 August 1924)
ActivityResearch Field:
General physiology
Education:
BSc (Lond); MA; DSc (Oxon)
Honours:
Kt 1922
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
11/06/1903
Medals/Prizes:
Royal Medal 1911; Copley Medal 1919
Lectures:
Croonian 1904 (jointly)
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB; DSB
Obituaries:
Proc Roy Soc Series B 1926 vol 99 pp xxvii-xxxii, plate, signed by J B
Notes:
DSB gives place of birth as Wednesbury, Staffordshire, and place of death as London.
References:
W van der Kloot, 'Ernest Starling's analysis of the energy balance of the German people during the blockade, 1914-19' in NR 2003 vol 57 pp 185-193
A F Bristow, T Barrowcliffe and D R Bangham, 'Standardization of biological medicines: the first hundred years, 1900-2000' in NR 2006 vol 60 pp 271-289
Virtual International Authority Filehttp://viaf.org/viaf/59869965
Royal Society codeNA7858
Archives associated with this Fellow
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RR/19/14Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on a paper 'An automatic method for the investigation of velocity of transmission of excitation in mimosa' by Jagadish Chandra Bose[1912]
EC/1903/01Bayliss, Sir William Maddock: certificate of election to the Royal Society
IM/000301Bayliss, Sir William Maddocknd
NLB/46/213Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor William Maddock Bayliss, Fellow of the Royal Society26 June 1912
NLB/52/190Copy letter from [Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society]; to Professor William Maddock Bayliss, Chairman of the Physiology Committee and FRS7 October 1915
RR/16/19Second referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on a paper 'Mechanical and electrical response in plants' by Jagadis Chunder Bose21 November 1904
RR/16/12Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on a paper 'Mechanical and electrical response in plants' by Jagadis Chunder BoseMarch 1904
RR/16/30Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on a paper 'Histological studies in cerebral localisation' by A W CampbellMarch 1903
NLB/52/435Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor William Maddock Bayliss, Chairman of the Physiology Committee and FRS7 December 1915
NLB/28/513Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Dr William Maddock Bayliss, Fellow of the Royal Society21 March 1904
NLB/28/539Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor William Dobinson Halliburton, Fellow of the Royal Society25 March 1904
NLB/28/561Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Dr Ernest Henry Starling, Fellow of the Royal Society30 March 1904
NLB/28/768Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Dr William Maddock Bayliss, Fellow of the Royal SocietyMay 1904
NLB/29/490Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Dr William Maddock Bayliss, Fellow of the Royal Society24 October 1904
NLB/31/561Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Dr William Maddock Bayliss, Fellow of the Royal Society, St Cuthbert's, West Heath Road, Hampstead10 October 1905
NLB/38/377Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Dr [William Maddock] Bayliss, Fellow of the Royal Society, St Cuthbert's, West Heath Road, Hampstead, N.W.23 July 1908
NLB/38/387Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Dr William Maddock Bayliss, Fellow of the Royal Society24 July 1908
NLB/37/269Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Professor S Martin FRS, Chairman of the Physiology Sectional Committee24 February 1908
NLB/37/338Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Professor W M Bayliss, Fellow of the Royal Society4 March 1908
NLB/37/544Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Professor T [Thomas] G [Gregor] Brodie, Fellow of the Royal Society3 April 1908
NLB/40/151Copy letter from John Rose Bradford to Professor W [William] M [Maddock] Bayliss FRS23 April 1909
NLB/43/356Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor William Maddock Bayliss, Fellow of the Royal Society15 December 1910
NLB/46/439Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor William Maddock Bayliss, Fellow of the Royal Society31 July 1912
NLB/44/770Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Dr William W [William] Bayliss FRS7 November 1911
NLB/50/322Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor [William Maddock] Bayliss, Fellow of the Royal Society19 June 1914
NLB/47/463Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Dr W [William] M [Maddock] Bayliss4 February 1913
NLB/47/709Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Professor [William Maddock] Bayliss31 March 1913
NLB/52/179Copy letter from [Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society]; to Professor William Maddock Bayliss, Chairman of the Physiology Committee and FRS6 October 1915
NLB/51/641Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society to Professor William Maddock Bayliss, Chairman of the Physiology Committee12 May 1915
NLB/51/176Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society to Professor William Maddock Bayliss FRS4 January 1915
NLB/51/180Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society to Professor William Maddock Bayliss FRS, Chairman of the Physiology Committee5 January 1915
NLB/51/181Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society to Professor William Maddock Bayliss FRS, Chairman of the Physiology Committee5 January 1915
NLB/51/346Copy letter from unknown correspondent to Professor William Maddock Bayliss FRS, Chairman of the Physiology Committee19 February 1915
NLB/51/214Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society to Professor William Maddock Bayliss FRS13 January 1915
NLB/50/671Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor [William Maddock] Bayliss, Fellow of the Royal Society8 October 1914
NLB/51/366Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society to Professor William Maddock Bayliss FRS, Chairman of the Physiology Committee24 February 1915
NLB/51/568Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society to Professor William Maddock Bayliss FRS27 April 1915
NLB/51/694Copy letter from William Bate Hardy, Acting Biological Secretary of the Royal Society to Professor William Maddock Bayliss FRS27 May 1915
NLB/52/225Copy letter from [Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society]; to Professor William Maddock Bayliss, Chairman of Physiology Committee and FRS19 October 1915
NLB/51/710Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society to Professor William Maddock Bayliss FRS, Chairman of the Physiology Committee3 June 1915
NLB/51/190Copy letter from William Bate Hardy FRS to Professor William Maddock Bayliss FRS6 January 1915
NLB/51/808Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society to Professor William Maddock Balyiss FRS6 July 1915
NLB/51/226Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society to Professor William Maddock Bayliss FRS16 January 1915
NLB/52/45Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society to Professor William Maddock Bayliss FRS28 July 1915
NLB/52/192Copy letter from [Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society]; to Professor William Maddock Bayliss, Chairman of the Physiology Committee and FRS12 October 1915
NLB/52/146Copy letter from [Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society]; to Professor William Maddock Bayliss, Chairman of the Physiology Committee and FRS23 September 1915
NLB/52/709Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor William Maddock Bayliss, Chairman of the Physiology Committee and FRS18 February 1916
RR/17/246Referee's report by Augustus Desire Waller, on a paper 'Reciprocal innervation in vaso-motor reflexes and the action of strychnine and of chloroform thereon' by William Maddock BaylissFebruary 1908
RR/17/247Referee's report by Thomas Gregor Brodie, on a paper 'Reciprocal innervation in vaso-motor reflexes and the action of strychnine and of chloroform thereon' by William Maddock BaylissApril 1908
NLB/52/784Copy letter from William Bate Hardy, Vice President of the Royal Society; to Professor William Maddock Bayliss, Chairman of the Physiology Committee and FRS28 February 1916
RR/17/389Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on a paper 'On the absorption of agglutinin by bacteria and the application of physico-chemical laws thereto' by Georges Dreyer and J S C DouglasNovember 1909
RR/18/36Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on a paper 'The origin of the hydrochloric acid in the gastric tubules' by Mabel Purefoy FitzgeraldJune 1910
RR/20/26Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on a paper 'The optimum temperature of salicin hydrolysis by enzyme action is independent of the concentrations of substrate and enzyme' by Arthur ComptonOctober 1913
NLB/54/159Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [William Maddock] Bayliss, FRS21 February 1917
RR/20/9Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on a paper 'Studies on enzyme action XXII - Lipase (IV) -The correlation of synthetic and hydrolytic activity' by Henry Edward Armstrong and H W GosneyJune 1913
RR/19/78Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on a paper 'The human electrocardiogram: a preliminary investigation of young male adults, to form a basis for pathological study' by Thomas Lewis and M D D Gilder[March 1912]
RR/24/62Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on the Croonian Lecture 'Upon the motion of the mammalian heart' by Thomas Lewis[May 1917]
RR/20/88Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on a paper 'Acineta tuberosa: A study on the action of surface tension in determining the distribution of salts in living matter' by Archibald Byron MacallumApril 1913
RR/22/15Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on a paper 'Heart perfusion with nictotine' by D T BarryNovember 1915
NLB/53/283Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [William Maddock] Bayliss, FRS28 June 1916
NLB/53/657Copy letter from [William Bate] Hardy, Secretary of the Royal Society and FRS; to Professor [William Maddock] Bayliss, FRS22 November 1916
RR/21/87Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on a paper 'Studies on the reductase of liver and kidney II' by David Fraser Harris and Henry Jermain Maude Creighton[October 1914]
NLB/54/655Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [William Maddock] Bayliss, FRS17 July 1917
NLB/54/697Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [William Maddock] Bayliss, FRS13 August 1917
RR/26/115Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on a paper 'The haemolytic action of sodium glycocholate' by Eric Ponder[October 1921]
RR/23/29Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on a paper 'The respiratory process in muscle and the nature of muscular motion' by Walter Morley Fletcher and Frederick Gowland HopkinsDecember 1916
RR/24/23Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on a paper 'The germicidal action of ultra-violet radiation, and its correlation with selective absorption' by Carl Hamilton Browning and Sidney Russ[March 1917]
NLB/53/523Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [William Maddock] Bayliss, FRS24 October 1916
RR/28/12Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on a paper 'On the heat production and oxidation processes of the echinoderm egg during fertilisation and early development' by Cresswell Shearer[April 1922]
RR/22/18Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on a paper 'Transmission of death excitation in plants' by Jagadis Chunder BoseJanuary 1916
RR/26/136Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on a paper 'Idio-ventricular periodicity' by D H De Souza and James Arthur Hewitt[October 1921]
RR/22/20Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on a paper 'Physiological investigations with Petiole-Pulvinus preparations Mimosa pudica' by Jagadis Chunder Bose and Surendra Chandra DasJanuary 1916
NLB/59/694Copy letter from William Bate Hardy, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [William Maddock] Bayliss, FRS4 November 1920
RR/27/127Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on a paper 'Alterations in the diameter of erythrocytes during haemolysis' by Eric PonderJune 1922
NLB/53/641Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [William Maddock] Bayliss, FRS16 November 1916
RR/27/78Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on a paper 'The oxygen-dissociation curve of blood, and its thermodynamical basis' by W E L Brown and Archibald Vivian HillJuly 1922
RR/28/99Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on a paper 'Studies in amphibian colour change.—II' by H R Hewer[July 1923]
RR/27/20Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on a paper 'On the metabolic gradient of the frog's egg' by Herbert Graham CannonFebruary 1922
RR/28/112Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on a paper 'The mechanism of ciliary movement. III.—The effect of temperature' by James Gray[February 1923]
RR/29/2Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on a paper 'The biological action of light. I - The influence of temperature' by Leonard Erskine Hill and A EidenowApril 1923
RR/29/39Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on a paper 'The inhibitory effect of blood serum on haemolysis' by Eric PonderFebruary 1923
RR/27/21Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on a paper 'On the ? of the ? force' by Herbert Graham CannonFebruary 1922
NLB/58/166Copy letter from Edwin Deller, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [William Maddock] Bayliss, FRS22 March 1920
RR/9/324Referee's report by John Scott Burdon-Sanderson, on a paper 'The electrical phenomena accompanying the process of secretion in the salivary glands of the dog and cat' by William Maddock Bayliss and John Rose Bradford25 May 1886
NLB/51New Letter Book volume 51, copy letters sent from Royal Society administration18 November 1914-9 July 1915
NLB/58/564Copy letter from Edwin Deller, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [William Maddock] Bayliss, FRS21 May 1920
RR/11/116Referee's report by Michael Foster, on a paper 'On the electromotive phenomena of the mammalian heart' by William Maddock Bayliss and Ernest Henry Starling6 February 1892
RR/11/114Letter from Arthur William Rucker, on a paper 'On the electromotive phenomena of the mammalian heart' by William Maddock Bayliss and Ernest Henry Starling to the Secretary of the Royal Society20 January 1892
RR/11/113Letter from Arthur William Rucker, on a paper 'On the electromotive phenomena of the mammalian heart' by William Maddock Bayliss and Ernest Henry Starling to the Secretary of the Royal Society18 January 1892
CD/8/2Copy letter from Edwin Deller, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [William Maddock] Bayliss, FRS21 May 1920
NLB/59/857Copy letter from William Bate Hardy, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [William Maddock] Bayliss, FRS22 November 1920
NLB/57/445Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor WM [William Maddock] Bayliss10 November 1919
RR/23/32Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on a paper 'The electrical conductivity of echinoderm eggs, and its bearing on the problems of fertilisation and artificial parthenogenesis' by James Gray1916
NLB/63/465Copy letter from William Bate Hardy, Secretary of the Royal Society and FRS; to Sir [William Maddock] Bayliss, FRS23 October 1922
NLB/60/164Copy letter from William Bate Hardy, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [William Maddock] Bayliss, FRS16 December 1920
RR/20/149Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on a paper 'The various inclinations of the electrical axis of the human heart. Part I - The normal heart' by Augustus Desire WallerMarch 1913
NLB/57/434Copy letter from Sir Arthur Schuster, FRS, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor WM [William Maddock] Bayliss, FRS6 November 1919
RR/21/66Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on a paper 'A comparative study of oxidation by catalysts of organic and inorganic origin' by Alfred James Ewartnd [1914]
RR/24/78Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on a paper 'Geotropism and the Weber–Fechner law' by James Small1 July 1917
NLB/65/551Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sir William [Maddock] Bayliss, FRS19 November 1923
NLB/55/823Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [William] Bayliss, FRS07 October 1918
NLB/63/402Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sir [William Maddock] Bayliss, FRS09 October 1922
NLB/57/877Copy letter from Sir William Bate Hardy, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor WM [William Maddock] Bayliss, FRS 26 February 1920
RR/9/325Referee's report by Walter Holbrook Gaskell, on a paper 'The electrical phenomena accompanying the process of secretion in the salivary glands of the dog and cat' by William Maddock Bayliss and John Rose Bradford1886
RR/11/115Second referee's report by John Scott Burdon-Sanderson, on a paper 'On the electromotive phenomena of the mammalian heart' by William Maddock Bayliss and Ernest Henry Starling26 January 1892
NLB/57/152Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor FG [Frederick Gowland] Hopkins, FRS, Chairman of the Physiology Committee30 July 1919
RR/11/112Referee's report by Arthur William Rucker, on a paper 'On the electromotive phenomena of the mammalian heart' by William Maddock Bayliss and Ernest Henry Starling14 January 1892
RR/11/111Letter from Arthur William Rucker, on a paper 'On the electromotive phenomena of the mammalian heart' by William Maddock Bayliss and Ernest Henry Starling to the Secretary of the Royal Society14 January 1892
RR/11/117Referee's report by Edward Albert Sharpey-Schafer, on a paper 'On the electromotive phenomena of the mammalian heart' by William Maddock Bayliss and Ernest Henry Starling8 February 1892
NLB/63/386Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sir William [Maddock] Bayliss, FRS05 October 1922
NLB/63/466Copy letter from William Bate Hardy, Secretary of the Royal Society and FRS; to Sir [William Maddock] Bayliss, FRS23 October 1922
NLB/64/877Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; Sir Sidney [Frederic] Harmer K.B.E. FRS6 July 1923
NLB/64/898Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sir William [Maddock] Bayliss, FRS.7 July 1923
NLB/64/842Copy letter from [William Bate Hardy], Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sir William [Maddock] Bayliss, FRS28 June 1923
NLB/67/134Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [Ernest Henry] Starling, FRS1 November 1924
NLB/67/168Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Joseph] Barcroft Esq., FRS7 November 1924
RR/16/14Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on a paper 'Mechanical and electrical response in plants' by Jagadis Chunder Bose18 May 1904
RR/17/388Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on a paper 'The velocity of reaction in the “absorption” of specific agglutinins by bacteria, and in the “adsorption" of agglutinins, trypsin, and sulphuric acid by animal charcoal' by Georges Dreyer and J S C DouglasNovember 1909
RR/20/5Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on a paper 'Studies on the processes operative in solutions (XXX) and on enzyme action (XX) - The nature of enzymes and of their action as hydrolytic agents' by Edward Frankland Armstrong and Henry Edward ArmstrongJune 1913
RR/26/52Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on a paper 'The mechanism of ciliary movement. II.—The effect ions on the cell membrane' by James Gray[October 1921]
RR/25/55Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on a paper 'Concerning emotive phenomena. —Part II. Periodic variations of conductance of the palm of the human hand' by Augustus Desiré Waller[June 1918]
RR/21/70Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on two papers 'The measurement of arterial pressure in man. I.—The auditory method' and 'The measurement of arterial pressure in man. II.—A schematic investigation' by Martin Flack, Leonard Erskine Hill and James McQueen[January 1915]
NLB/57/433Copy letter from Sir Arthur Schuster, Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Deputy Master of the Mint [November 1919]
IM/000300Bayliss, Sir William Maddocknd
NLB/52/551Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor John Bertland Farmer, Chairman of the Botany Committee and FRS11 January 1916
RR/16/18Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on a paper 'Mechanical and electrical response in plants' by Jagadis Chunder Bose28 October 1904
RR/24/12Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on a paper 'Researches on growth and movement in plants by means of the high magnification crescograph' by Jagadis Chunder Bose[November 1917]
NLB/53/46Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [William Maddock] Bayliss, FRS22 March 1916
NLB/52New Letter Book volume 52, copy letters sent from Royal Society administration9 July 1915-8 March 1916
RR/11/14Referee's report by John Scott Burdon-Sanderson, on a paper 'On the electromotive phenomena of the mammalian heart' by William Maddock Bayliss and Ernest Henry Starling17 December 1891
NLB/57New Letter Book volume 57, copy letters sent from Royal Society administration27 June 1919-27 February 1920
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