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Rayleigh, John William Strutt, 3rd Baronlocked

  • R.W.B. Stephens
  •  and Murray Campbell

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(b Langford Grove, nr Maldon, Essex, Nov 12, 1842; d Witham, Essex, June 30, 1919). English scientist. He was educated at Cambridge University, where he was Cavendish Professor of Experimental Physics (1879–84); later (1887–1905) he held the professorship of natural philosophy at the Royal Institution, London, and in ...

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