Edward Andrade

Edward Andrade

EDWARD ANDRADE d1971. English physicist, writer and poet. In the scientific world he is best known for work (with Ernest Rutherford) that first determined the wavelength of a type of gamma radiation, proving it was far higher in energies than X-rays known at the time. Also, a rheological model suggested by him and bearing his name is still widely employed in continuum mechanics and its geophysical applications. In popular culture he was best known for his appearances on The Brains Trust.

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Edward Andrade

Reference Number. 14354H


An original circa 1930s Royal Society letterhead page, clearly signed in ink by Edward Andrade

WITH secondary page listing in ink his achievements

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