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Collier, John Gordon (1935–1995), chemical engineer

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 (1916–1984), chemical engineer

K. G. Denbigh.

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 (1850–1907), chemical engineer

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 (1838–1903), mechanical and chemical engineer, and benefactor

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 (1912–1962), chemical engineer

J. F. Davidson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Technology of Industrial Chemistry; Medicinal Chemistry. 692 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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Frary, Francis Cowles

Bettye H. Pruitt.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Technology of Industrial Chemistry. 1376 words.

Frary, Francis Cowles (09 July 1884–04 February 1970), chemical engineer, was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, the son of Francis Lee Frary, a merchant, and Jeanette Cowles. Frary was...

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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 (1891–1954), chemical engineer

S. R. Tailby.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Technology of Industrial Chemistry; Medicinal Chemistry. 620 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 (1871–1931), chemical engineer

E. H. T. Hoblyn.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Technology of Industrial Chemistry; Medicinal Chemistry. 624 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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Houdry, Eugene Jules

Charles W. Carey.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Technology of Industrial Chemistry; Engineering and Technology. 994 words.

Houdry, Eugene Jules (18 April 1892–18 July 1962), chemical engineer, was born in Domont, France, the son of Jules Houdry, a steel-mill owner, and Émilie Thaïs Julie Lemaire. He studied...

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