casino online vietnam

?1-20 of 70 results ?for:

  • university and higher education x
  • Science and technology x
Clear all

Article

Adams, William Grylls (1836–1915), scientist and university teacher, was born on 10 February 1836 at Lidcot, Laneast, Cornwall, the youngest son of the four sons and three daughters of Thomas Adams (1788–1859), small estate owner and farmer, and his wife, Tabitha Knill Grylls (1796–1866)...

Article

Adrain, Robert (1775–1843), mathematician and university teacher, was born on 30 September 1775 in Carrickfergus, Ireland, the eldest of five children. His father, a teacher and maker of mathematical instruments, had emigrated from France, and his mother was of Scottish descent. Both of ...

Article

Arnott, Struther (1934–2013), molecular biologist and university principal, was born at 39 Burnhead Road, Larkhall, Lanarkshire, on 25 September 1934, the son of Charles McCann, a farmer, and Christina Struthers Arnott (1900–1965), an honours graduate in chemistry and mathematics who later became a schoolteacher. He was educated at ...

Article

H. T. Wood

revised by M. C. Curthoys

Bachhoffner, George Henry (1810–1879), scientific lecturer, was born in London on 13 April 1810, the son of Andrew John Bachhoffner and his wife, Shepherdess Jane. He studied at the University of Giessen where he graduated MA and PhD. On 22 July 1834, in ...

Image

Harold Everard Monteagle Barlow (1899–1989) by Elliott & Fry, 1950 ? National Portrait Gallery, London

Article

Barlow, Harold Everard Monteagle (1899–1989), electrical engineer, was born on 15 November 1899 at 45 Balfour Road, Islington, London, the second child in the family of four sons and two daughters of Leonard Barlow, professional electrical engineer, and his wife, Katharine Monteagle, of ...

Article

Bentham, Edward (1707–1776), university professor, fifth son of the Revd Samuel Bentham (c.1681–1733), a minor canon of Ely, and his wife, Philippa Willen (c.1681–1747), was born in the college at Ely on 23 July 1707, and baptized in the cathedral on 21 August 1707. After singing as a chorister at ...

Article

Blumberg, Baruch Samuel [Barry] (1925–2011), biochemist and college head, was born on 28 July 1925 in Brooklyn, New York, the second of three children of Meyer Blumberg, lawyer, and his wife, Ida, née Simonoff. His grandparents had emigrated from Europe to the USA...

Image

Baruch Samuel Blumberg (1925–2011) by Paul Brason, 1993 ? Paul Brason; The Master and Fellows of Balliol College, Oxford

Article

Blyth, James (1839–1906), electrical engineer and university teacher, was born on 4 April 1839 at Marykirk in Kincardineshire, near Montrose (Forfarshire), the son of John Blyth (1793/4–1874), an innkeeper and small farmer, and his wife, Catherine (1802/3–1884), daughter of John Grant, militia officer; his parents were both originally from ...

Image

James Blyth (1839–1906) by E. J. Mills, 1901 by permission of Strathclyde University Archives

Article

Burkill, (John) Charles (1900–1993), mathematician and college head, was born on 1 February 1900 at Holt, Norfolk, the only child of Hugh Roberson (Rob) Burkill (1867–1950), a schoolmaster, and his wife, Bertha, née Bourne (1866–1937). His father's family had farmed for generations in the ...

Article

Chevallier, Temple (1794–1873), Church of England clergyman and university teacher, was born on 19 October 1794 at Badingham, Suffolk, the youngest son of the Revd Temple Chevallier. He was educated at home, then at the grammar schools of Bury St Edmunds and Ipswich...

Article

Cook, Sir Alan Hugh (1922–2004), physicist and college head, was born on 2 December 1922 at 5 Garnett Villas, Felsted, Essex, the eldest of the six children of Reginald Thomas Cook (d. 1954), a customs and excise officer, and his wife, Ethel, ...

Article

Copland, Patrick (1748–1822), natural philosopher and university teacher, was born early in 1748 in the parish of Fintray, Aberdeenshire, and baptized there on 22 March 1748. He was the first of three children and the only son of Samuel Copland (c.1716–1795)...

Article

John Westby-Gibson

revised by Patrick Bullard

Duncan, William (1717–1760), natural philosopher and classicist, elder son of William Duncan, an Aberdeen tradesman, and his wife, Euphemia Kirkwood, daughter of a wealthy farmer in Haddingtonshire, was born in Aberdeen in July 1717. He had several sisters and a younger brother, John...

Article

Eyre, Brian Leonard (1933–2014), metallurgist and scientific administrator, was born at Plaistow Maternity Hospital, 26 Howards Road, Plaistow, London, on 29 November 1933, the son of Leonard George Eyre (1909–1988), house painter, and his wife, Mabel, née Rumsey (1909–1983), a skilled dressmaker. At the time of his birth registration his parents lived at ...

Article

Feather, Norman (1904–1978), nuclear physicist, was born in the schoolhouse at Pecket Well, Yorkshire, on 16 November 1904, the eldest of the family of two sons and one daughter of Samson Feather, later headmaster of Holme primary school on Spalding Moor in the ...

Article

J. T. MacGregor-Morris

revised by Graeme J. N. Gooday

Fleming, Sir (John) Ambrose (1849–1945), electrical engineer and university teacher, was born at a house named Greenfield, in Lancaster, on 29 November 1849, eldest of the seven children of James Fleming DD (d. 1879), a Congregational minister, and his wife, Mary Ann...

Image

Sir (John) Ambrose Fleming (1849–1945) by unknown photographer, 1934 Science Museum / Heritage Images