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Appleton, Edward Victor Sir 1892-1965

Overview
Works: 94 works in 240 publications in 3 languages and 1,684 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference papers and proceedings  Surveys  Maps  Bibliography  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Honoree, Contributor, Publishing director
Classifications: QC71, 504
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Most widely held works by Edward Victor Appleton
Scientific progress by James Jeans( Book )

10 editions published between 1936 and 2014 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1936, this volume contains six of the Halley Stewart Lectures - originally founded ""For Research towards the Christian Ideal in All Social Life""--By some of the greatest of English scientists of the mid-20th century, each a leading authority in his respective field: cosmology, physics, meteorology, medicine and genetics. The final lecture considers the relationship between scientific knowledge and human ideals, commenting on the paradox that a century which produced such scientific advance also witnessed the most concentrated period of social, economic and political turmo
Thermionic vacuum tubes and their applications by Edward Victor Appleton( Book )

61 editions published between 1761 and 1961 in English and Polish and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science and the nation by Edward Victor Appleton( Book )

16 editions published between 1956 and 1962 in English and Turkish and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Hume : 250th anniversary of the birth of David Hume, 1711-1961 : a record of the commemoration published as a supplement to the University gazette by Edward Victor Appleton( Book )

4 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science, government and industry by Edward Victor Appleton( Book )

8 editions published between 1946 and 1947 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reshaping man's heritage : biology in the service of man by Julian Huxley( Book )

1 edition published in 1944 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discovery; developments in science by Edward Victor Appleton( Book )

6 editions published between 1960 and 1961 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The practical importance of fundamental research by Edward Victor Appleton( Book )

4 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proceedings by Polar Atmosphere Symposium( Book )

1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dons or crooners? : three lectures given in Guildhall London in October 1959 on the subject of communication in the modern world by Edward Victor Appleton( Book )

6 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Empire communication by Edward Victor Appleton( Book )

4 editions published between 1933 and 1934 in English and Undetermined and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The physical principles of wireless by J. A Ratcliffe( Book )

8 editions published between 1929 and 1958 in English and Polish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The application of ionospheric data to radio communication by Edward Victor Appleton( Book )

2 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Electron density profiles in ionosphere and exosphere; proceedings by Advanced Study Institute on Electron Density Profiles in Ionosphere and Exosphere( Book )

4 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report of a survey and estimate for a rail-road from Waterville to Bangor, Maine by Edward Victor Appleton( Book )

1 edition published in 1848 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clerk Maxwell and modern science; six commemorative lectures by Cyril Domb( Book )

5 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theory and design of valve oscillators for radio and other frequencies by H. A Thomas( Book )

7 editions published between 1939 and 1951 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plan of a survey for a rail road from Portland to Bath & Augusta by Edward Victor Appleton( )

1 edition published in 1846 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report of the Scottish Peat Committee. [Chairman, Sir Edward Appleton.] [With plates.] by Great Britain( Book )

1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Edward Appleton by Ronald Clark( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Edward Appleton, pioneer of ionospheric research, was one of the most influential scientists in an era which saw radio and television become commonplace features of everyday life. As Secretary of the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research throughout the Second World War, he exemplified the new breed of scientific administrator produced by the impact of science on Government. And as Principal and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Edinburgh he later held a key post during the post-war decades of educational expansion and change. He was also, and perhaps above all else, a very human Yorkshireman
 
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Appleton Edward

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Едвард Виктор Еплтон

Едвард Віктор Епплтон

Едвард Віктор Епплтон англійський фізик, нобелівський лауреат (1947)

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Languages
English (171)

Polish (3)

Turkish (1)