Sir Owen Richardson, F.R.S.: Nobel Prizewinner in Physics 1928

Gambling, W.A. (1974) Sir Owen Richardson, F.R.S.: Nobel Prizewinner in Physics 1928. The Radio and Electronic Engineer, 44, (8), 400-406. (doi:10.1049/ree.1974.0106).


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O.W.Richardson was a prolific scientist who published the first of his 133 papers, on the mechanism of thermionic emission, when he was only 22 and the last at the age of 74. This essay traces his development of the science of thermionics.

Item Type: Article
Digital Object Identifier (DOI): doi:10.1049/ree.1974.0106
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ISSNs: 0033-7722 (print)
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Subjects: T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering
Q Science > QC Physics
Divisions : University Structure - Pre August 2011 > Optoelectronics Research Centre
ePrint ID: 78787
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Date Deposited: 11 Mar 2010
Last Modified: 31 Mar 2016 13:14

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