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Eyre, Brian Leonard (1933–2014), metallurgist and scientific administrator

Derek Pooley.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online February 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Nuclear Physics; Education. 1265 words.

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...

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Feather, Norman (1904–1978), nuclear physicist

Denys Wilkinson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Nuclear Physics; Education. 824 words.

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...

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May, Alan Nunn (1911–2003), physicist and spy

Brian Cathcart.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2009; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Nuclear Physics. 1784 words.

May, Alan Nunn (1911–2003), physicist and spy, was born on 2 May 1911 at Bedruthan, Park Hill, Moseley, Birmingham, the youngest of four children (one girl and three boys) of Walter...

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Rotblat, Sir Joseph (1908–2005), scientist and peace activist

Brian Cathcart.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2013; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Nuclear Physics; Science and Mathematics; Politics and Law; Physics. 3724 words.

Rotblat, Sir Joseph (1908–2005), scientist and peace activist, was born Jósef Rotblat on 4 November 1908 in Warsaw, the eldest of five surviving children (two others died in infancy) of...

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