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Sir Richard Tetley Glazebrook FRS

Richard Glazebrook
Born: 18 September 1854 Liverpool
Died: 15 December 1935
President of the Physical Society 1903 - 1905
First President of the Institute of Physics 1920 - 1921
First Director of the National Physical Laboratory
Editor of the Dictionary of Applied Physics
The IOP instituted the 'Glazebrook Medal and Prize' in 1965 and in 2008 decided it should become one one of its Premier awards and a Gold medal
He was interested in applied Physics

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