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Niels Henrik David Bohr

Honorary Doctor of Laws, Danish Nobel prize winner in physics 1922

Born 7 October 1885. Died 18 November 1962.

Denmark Denmark, Copenhagen
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Denmark Denmark, Copenhagen
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James Thomson Bottomley

First holder of the Arnott and Thomson Demonstratorship in Experimental Physics at the University of Glasgow

Born 10 January 1845. Died 18 May 1926.

Northern Ireland Northern Ireland, Country Down, Fort Breda
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Christian Christiansen

Honorary graduate of the University of Glasgow, Chair of Physics at Copenhagen

Born 9 October 1843. Died 28 November 1917.

Denmark Denmark, Lønborg
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Denmark Denmark, Frederiksberg
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Philip Dee

Born 8 April 1904. Died 17 April 1983.

England England
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Ronald Drever

Born 26 October 1931. Died 7 March 2017.

Scotland Scotland, No Region
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United States United States, California

Andrew Gray

Born 2 July 1847. Died 10 October 1925.

Scotland Scotland
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Wales Wales

James Gray

Born 1875. Died 6 November 1934.

Scotland Scotland
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Sir John Currie Gunn

Born 13 September 1916. Died 26 July 2002.

Scotland Scotland
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John Kerr

Born 17 December 1824. Died 15 August 1907.

Scotland Scotland
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William Meikleham

Born 1771. Died 7 May 1846.

Scotland Scotland

John Robison

Lecturer of Chemistry at the University (1766-69) Prominent Scottish physicist

Born 4 February 1739. Died 30 January 1805.

Scotland Scotland, Boghall
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Scotland Scotland, Edinburgh
Place of Death

Canada Canada, Quebec

England England, London

Jamaica Jamaica, No Region

Russian Federation Russian Federation, St Petersburg

John Rutherglen

Born 1920. Died 26 August 1976.

England England
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Switzerland Switzerland, Geneva
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Marian Ritter von Smolan Smoluchowski

Pioneering Polish physicist

Born 28 May 1872. Died 5 September 1917.

Austria Austria, Mödling
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Poland Poland, Krakow
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Aikitsu Tanakadate

World-renowned geophysicist and seismologist

Born 18 September 1856. Died 21 May 1952.

Japan Japan, Iwate, Ninohe
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Japan Japan, Tokyo
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Edward Taylor Jones

Born 24 December 1872. Died 25 September 1961.

Wales Wales
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James Thomson

Born 16 February 1822. Died 8 May 1892.

Northern Ireland Northern Ireland
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Sir William Thomson Baron Kelvin of Largs

Born 26 June 1824. Died 17 December 1907.

Northern Ireland Northern Ireland
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Scotland Scotland, Ayrshire

Bruno Touschek

Born 3 February 1921. Died 25 May 1978.

Austria Austria
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The University of Glasgow has maintained connections with Russia from the early eighteenth century

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Scotland is a country that is part of the United Kingdom. Occupying the northern third of the island of Great Britain, it shares a border with England to the south and is bounded by the North Sea to the east, the Atlantic Ocean to the north and west, and the North Channel and Irish Sea to the southwest. In addition to the mainland, Scotland constitutes over 790 islands including the Northern Isles and the Hebrides.

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The University has been welcoming South African-born students since 1822

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