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Oliver Lodge and the Liverpool Physical Society

Peter Rowlands

Oliver Lodge and the Liverpool Physical Society

by Peter Rowlands

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Published by Published for the Department of History, University of Liverpool [by] Liverpool University Press in Liverpool .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lodge, Oliver, Sir, 1851-1940.,
  • Liverpool Physical Society.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Peter Rowlands.
    SeriesLiverpool historical studies ;, no. 4
    ContributionsUniversity of Liverpool. Dept. of History.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC16.L6 R69 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 310 p. :
    Number of Pages310
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1514859M
    ISBN 100853230277
    LC Control Number93199270
    OCLC/WorldCa22113029

    President of the Radio Society, Physical Society, British Society, Society for Psychical Research and Rontgen Society. Professor of Physics in the University of Liverpool, Principal of the University of Birmingham. Knighted. Sent a radio message one year before Marconi. On the Subliminal Self and on the Book Human Personality - Oliver Lodge - MR. Sir Oliver Lodge's letters and papers were divided after his death. Some were deposited at the University of Birmingham and University of Liverpool and others at the Society for Psychical Research and the University College was long-lived and a prolific letter writer and other letters of his survive in the personal papers of other individuals and several other universities and.

    OLIVER LODGE (a.k.a. Sir Oliver Lodge) ( – ) was Professor of Physics at University College in Liverpool from to He was knighted and made a Fellow of the Royal Society in Lodge's original work in physics includes investigations of lightning, the voltaic cell and electrolysis, and electromagnetic waves. The Society for Psychical Research (SPR) originated from a discussion between journalist Edmund Rogers and the physicist William F. Barrett in autumn This led to a conference on 5 and 6 January at the headquarters of the British National Association of Spiritualists which the foundation of the Society was proposed. The committee included Barrett, Rogers, Stainton Moses, Charles Location: 1 Vernon Mews, West Kensington, .

    Sir Oliver Lodge. President of the Radio Society, Physical Society, British Society, Society for Psychical Research and Rontgen Society. Professor of Physics in the University of Liverpool, Principal of the University of Birmingham. Knighted. Sent a radio message one year before Marconi. Do We Survive? - Oliver Lodge -. Oliver Lodge and the Liverpool Physical Society by Peter Rowlands, Liverpool University Press, pp , £15 Sir Oliver Lodge the mathematical physicist, .


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Lodge is commonly regarded as a conservative in comparison with many of the physicists of his time, a time when the most fundamental theories and discoveries about the nature of space, matter and time were being made.

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Peter Rowlands, Oliver Lodge and the Liverpool Physical Society. Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, Pp.£ ISBN Oliver Lodge was born in and lived on until His reputation has perhaps suffered from his longevity and from his very public involvement in psychical research. Oliver Lodge and the Liverpool Physical Society.

Liverpool: Published for the Department of History, University of Liverpool [by] Liverpool University Press, (OCoLC) Named Person: Oliver Lodge, Sir; Oliver Lodge, Sir; Oliver Lodge, Sir. Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors.

Sir Oliver JosephLodge (–) was a physicist, educator and psychical researcher, a prominent member of the Society for Psychical Research (SPR). Although he made important contributions to both physics and psychical research, Lodge is perhaps best known today for his book Raymond, or Life and Death (), which dealt with mediumistic.

Sir Oliver Lodge () was a physicist instrumental in the discovery of electromagnetic waves: the basis of today's radio and X-ray technology.

He came from humble beginnings. After suffering at the hands of violent masters and schoolmates during his childhood, Lodge went on to teach physics and chemistry to young women at Bedford College in London.

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Sir Oliver Lodge, Constable London, Lodge was a pioneer in wireless telegraphy and actually sent a radio message one year before Marconi. President of the Physical Society, the British Association, the Rontgen Society, and SPR (from to ) and then again with Mrs.

Eleanor Sidgwick in as Joint Presidents of Honour. The University Physical Society was very successful at first, but attendance and interest gradually declined until it was maintained only by the efforts of Lodge's department.

Lodge himself was nominally involved with the Society for over fifty years: from as their main organiser and contributor, and from as the Society's.

In Sir Oliver Lodge was appointed as the first President of the Liverpool Physical Society, a position he held until The University of Liverpool holds some letters and notebooks of Oliver Lodge and also has a laboratory named after him, the main administrative centre of the Physics Department where the majority of lecturers and.

Lodge, Oliver Joseph (). Modern Views of Electricity. London: Macmillian and Co. (German edition translated by A. von Helmholtz and E. duBois‐Reymond, Leipzig, ) Oliver Lodge and the Liverpool Physical Society. Liverpool: Liverpool University Press.

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The Oliver Lodge Building was officially opened on 15 th May by Princess Alexandra, The Honourable Lady Ogilvy, and has remained the home of physics at the University of Liverpool ever since.

The building takes its name from Sir Oliver Lodge, who in June was elected as the first Professor of Physics and Mathematics at the newly. Science and human progress / Sir Oliver Lodge Lodge, Oliver Sir, [ Book: ] View online (access conditions) At 2 libraries. This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 74,) Oliver Lodge and the Liverpool Physical Society / by Peter Rowlands Rowlands, Peter [ Book: ] At 2 libraries.

Lodge improved Edouard Branly's "coherer" radio wave detector by adding a "trembler" which dislodged clumped filings, thus restoring the device's sensitivity.

Lodge was appointed President of the Liverpool Physical Society, a position he held until The society still runs to this day, though under a student body. Life. Oliver Lodge was born in at Penkhull in what is now Stoke-on-Trent, and educated at Adams' Grammar School, Newport, was the eldest of eight sons and a daughter of Oliver Lodge (–) - later a ball clay merchant [5] at Wolstanton, Staffordshire - and his wife, Grace, née Heath (–).

[6] Sir Oliver's siblings included Sir Richard Lodge (– Sir Oliver Lodge F.R.S. President of the Radio Society, Physical Society, British Society, Society for Psychical Research and Rontgen Society.

Professor of Physics in the University of Liverpool, Principal of the University of Birmingham. Knighted. Sent a radio message one year before Marconi. In Memory of Prof. Frederic W. Myers. Sir Oliver Lodge F.R.S. President of the Radio Society, Physical Society, British Society, Society for Psychical Research and Rontgen Society.

Professor of Physics in the University of Liverpool, Principal of the University of Birmingham. Knighted. Sent a radio message one year before Marconi. Oliver Lodge and the Liverpool Physical Society by Peter Rowlands (Book) Spiritualism and Sir Oliver Lodge by Charles Arthur Mercier (Book).

Physics for Science and Society. READ MORE. youtube twitter instagram. Part of the School of Physical Sciences. Department Intranets: Physics Health and Safety Intranet; Department of Physics, University of Liverpool The Oliver Lodge Laboratory, Liverpool, L69 7ZE United Kingdom Student Enquiries +44 (0) General Enquiries +44 (0.Sir Oliver Lodge.

President of the Radio Society, Physical Society, British Society, Society for Psychical Research and Rontgen Society. Professor of Physics in the University of Liverpool, Principal of the University of Birmingham. Knighted. Sent a radio message one year before Marconi.

The Mechanism of Survival - Oliver Lodge .Definitions of Oliver Lodge, synonyms, antonyms, derivatives of Oliver Lodge, analogical dictionary of Oliver Lodge (English) Sir Oliver Joseph Lodge, FRS [1] (12 June – 22 August ) was a British physicist Born: Oliver Joseph Lodge, 12 JunePenkhull.