Last name: APPELL
Titles and Honours:
Date of birth: 1855-09-27
Date of death: 1930-10-24
Date of Election: 1894-04-17
Honorary Member? Yes
Present in the Dictionary of National Biography? No
Place of Residence:
Professor of theoretical mechanics.
Member of Institute, Professor at Faculty of Sciences, Paris.
1889 sentenced to 10 years confinement for anti-German activities.
1871 Went to Normandy to prepare for University.
1872 Assumed French citizenship.
1873 Entered l'Ecole Normale (PhD 1876)
1892 Elected to Academie des Sciences
1903-1920 Dean of Faculty of Sciences at University of Paris
1920-25 Doctor of Faculty of Sciences at University of Paris.
Member of Conseit Superieure d'Instruction Publique