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Edward Turner, the first professor of chemistry at UCL, was an important figure in the history of 19th century science. Appointed to the chair of chemistry soon after the college's foundation, he was also author of an important textbook of the day, his Elements of Chemistry. Turner was a highly skilled experimental chemist, and his meticulous work on atomic weights put him at the centre of a major controversy of the age. More...
Professor Marshall Stoneham
23 February 2011
Professor Marshall Stoneham FRS, formally of the Department of Physics & Astronomy sadly passed away on 18 February 2011. Please see the link below to an informal obituary on the LCN website:
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