James Alfred Ewing

Sir James Alfred Ewing KCB FRS[1] FRSE MInstitCE (27 Mairch 1855 − 7 Januar 1935) wis a Scots pheesicist an ingineer, best kent for his wark on the magnetic properties o metals an, in particular, for his discovery o, an coinage o the wird, hysteresis.

Sir James Alfred Ewing
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Born27 Mairch 1855(1855-03-27)
Dundee, Scotland
Died7 Januar 1935(1935-01-07) (aged 79)
NaitionalityScots
Kent forhysteresis
AwairdsRyal Medal (1895)
Albert Medal (1929)
Scientific career
Fieldspheesics an ingineerin

ReferencesEedit

  1. Glazebrook, R. T. (1935). "James Alfred Ewing. 1855-1935". Obituary Notices of Fellows of the Royal Society. 1 (4): 475. doi:10.1098/rsbm.1935.0011. JSTOR 768978.