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Forenames: Arthur

Last name: ADAMSON

Titles and Honours:

Date of birth: 1870-03-16

Date of death: 1932-01-05

Date of Election: 1911-04-04

Honorary Member? No


Present in the Dictionary of National Biography? No


'A Simple Form of Vernier Microscope'
'Trisecting an Angle'

Place of Residence: Levenshulme


Lecturer in physics, Muncipal School of Technology, Sackville Street, Manchester.

Education: Central Board School, Manchester. Royal College of Science, London.

1894 Teacher of Maths and Physics at Central Board School
1899 Lecturer in Physics at the College of Technology
1912 Awarded degree of MScTech.

Interested in optics, several papers given to scientific journals on the subject.
Associated with applied optics courses at the College of Technology, particularly responsible for lecturers in physical and technical optics.

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