Edward Appleton


Edward Appleton
noun
English physicist remembered for his studies of the ionosphere (1892-1966)
Instance Hypernyms: ↑physicist

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  • Edward Victor Appleton — Infobox Scientist name = Sir Edward Appleton imagesize = 120px caption = Edward Victor Appleton in army uniform, taken in World War I. birth date = birth date|1892|9|6 birth place = Bradford, West Yorkshire, England death date = death date and… …   Wikipedia

  • Edward Victor Appleton — Retrato de 1947. Sir Edward Victor Appleton, GBE, KCB(Bradford, 6 de septiembre de 1892 Edimburgo, 21 de abril de 1965), físico inglés, premio Nobel de física en 1947. Contenido …   Wikipedia Español

  • Appleton, Sir Edward Victor — SUBJECT AREA: Broadcasting, Telecommunications [br] b. 6 September 1892 Bradford, England d. 21 April 1965 Edinburgh, Scotland [br] English physicist awarded the Nobel Prize for Physics for his discovery of the ionospheric layer, named after him …   Biographical history of technology

  • Appleton — noun 1. English physicist remembered for his studies of the ionosphere (1892 1966) • Syn: ↑Edward Appleton, ↑Sir Edward Victor Appleton • Instance Hypernyms: ↑physicist 2. a town in eastern Wisconsin • Instance Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Appleton-Schicht — Ap|ple|ton|schicht auch: App|le|ton Schicht 〈[æ̣pltən ] f. 20; unz.〉 = F Schicht [nach dem Entdecker, dem engl. Physiker Sir Edward Appleton, 1892 1965] …   Universal-Lexikon


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