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Collier, John Gordon

L. Myrddin Davies.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Technology of Industrial Chemistry; Medicinal Chemistry. 838 words.

Collier, John Gordon (1935–1995), chemical engineer, was born on 22 January 1935 at 84 Thrale Road, Streatham, London, the only child of John (Jack) Collier, a professional double bass...

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Danckwerts, Peter Victor

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Technology of Industrial Chemistry; Medicinal Chemistry. 692 words.

Danckwerts, Peter Victor (1916–1984), chemical engineer, was born on 14 October 1916 at Emsworth, Hampshire, the eldest of five children (three sons and two daughters) of Rear-Admiral...

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Davis, George Edward

Don Freshwater.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Technology of Industrial Chemistry; Medicinal Chemistry. 1050 words.

Davis, George Edward (1850–1907), chemical engineer, was born at Eton on 27 July 1850, the eldest son in the family of three sons and two daughters of George Davis, bookseller, and his...

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Fox, Samson

W. B. Owen.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Technology of Industrial Chemistry; Mechanical Engineering and Materials; Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Medicinal Chemistry. 797 words.

Fox, Samson (1838–1903), mechanical and chemical engineer, and benefactor, born at Bowling, near Bradford, Yorkshire, on 11 July 1838, was one of three sons of James Fox, a Leeds cloth-mill...

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Fox, Terence Robert Corelli

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Technology of Industrial Chemistry; Medicinal Chemistry. 690 words.

Fox, Terence Robert Corelli (1912–1962), chemical engineer, was born in London on 2 May 1912, the only son of Corelli Fox, electrical engineer, and his wife, Mabel Ballard; he had two...

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Frasch, Herman

Robert M. Hawthorne.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Technology of Industrial Chemistry; Engineering and Technology; Medicinal Chemistry. 1231 words.

Frasch, Herman (25 December 1851–01 May 1914), chemist, chemical engineer, and inventor, was born in Gaildorf, Wuerttemberg, Germany, the son of Johannes Frasch, a prosperous pharmacist and...

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Griffiths, Hugh

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Technology of Industrial Chemistry; Medicinal Chemistry. 618 words.

Griffiths, Hugh (1891–1954), chemical engineer, was born at 34 Dunning Road, Middlesbrough, on 28 July 1891, the only child of Hugh Griffiths (d. 1892/3), a blast furnace manager, and his...

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Hinchley, John William

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Technology of Industrial Chemistry; Medicinal Chemistry. 622 words.

Hinchley, John William (1871–1931), chemical engineer, was born on 21 January 1871 in Grantham, the fourth in the family of nine children of John Hinchley (d. 1913), plough fitter and...

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Humphrey, Herbert Alfred

R. E. Slade.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Technology of Industrial Chemistry; Mechanical Engineering and Materials; Medicinal Chemistry. 1094 words.

Humphrey, Herbert Alfred (1868–1951), mechanical and chemical engineer, was born at Hope Cottage, Lismore Road, Gospel Oak, London, on 2 December 1868, the son of John Charles Humphrey,...

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Newitt, Dudley Maurice

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Technology of Industrial Chemistry; Medicinal Chemistry. 912 words.

Newitt, Dudley Maurice (1894–1980), chemical engineer, was born on 28 April 1894 in London, the second son in the family of four sons and three daughters of Edward James Dunn Newitt, a...

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