in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicinal Chemistry; Oceanography and Hydrology. 1576 words.
Buchanan, John Young (1844–1925), chemist and oceanographer, was born at Dowanhill, Glasgow, on 20 February 1844, the son of John Buchanan of Dowanhill (1807–1876), a merchant, and his...
in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicinal Chemistry; Oceanography and Hydrology. 1040 words.
Thompson, Thomas Gordon (28 November 1888–10 August 1961), chemist and oceanographer, was born in Rose Bank, New York, the son of John Haslam Thompson and Mary Elizabeth Langdon. He grew up...