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|WALKER, GILBERT THOMAS.|
Adm. pens. at TRINITY, Dec. 22, 1885.
S. of Thomas [civil-engineer], of Hazel Hyrst, Duppa's Hill, Croydon, Surrey . B. June 14, 1868, at Rochdale, Lancashire . School, St Paul's. Matric. Michs. 1886; Thomas Barnes Scholar, 1887; Sheepshanks Scholar, 1888; B.A.
( Senior Wrangler ) 1889; (Math.
Trip., Pt II, 1st Class, 1890); M.A. 1893; Adams prize, 1899; Sc.D. 1904.
Special Scientific Assistant to the Meteorological Reporter to the Government of India , 1902: Meteorological Reporter and Director-General of Indian observatories, 1904-24.
C.S.I., 1911; Knighted, 1924.
Professor of Meteorology, Imperial College of Science and Technology, 1924-34.
F.R.A.S.; F.R.Met.S., Hon. Ph.D., Calcutta.
Hon. Fellow, Imperial College, 1946.
Married, May 13, 1908, May Constance, dau. of C.S. Carter, Esq., of Maidenhead, and had issue.
Author, Aberration; The Theory of Electromagnetism ; etc.
Living at Selwyn Gardens, Cambridge, in 1950.
( Reg. of St Paul's Sch.; India Office Lists ; Burke, Knightage; The Times, May 16, 1908.)
|Gilbert Thomas WALKER |
Approx. lifespan: 18681958
pens. Trinity College adm1885:12:22
s. of Thomas WALKER [civil-engineer], of Hazel Hyrst, Duppa's Hill, Croydon, Surrey ,
b. Rochdale, Lancashire , 1868:06:14
Sch: St Paul's School St Paul's, [London],
Thomas Barnes Scholar 1887
Sheepshanks Scholar 1888
BA Senior Wrangler 1889
Math.Trip. Pt II, 1st Class(1890);
Adams Prize 1899
Special Scientific Assistant to: : Meteorological Reporter to Government of India , 1902
Meteorological Reporter and
Director-General of: : Indian observatories [India], 1904-24
Professor of Meteorology: Sch: Imperial College Imperial, ???, of Science and Technology, [London], 1924-34
F.R.Met.S., Hon. PhD Calcutta, [India],
Fellow: Sch: Imperial College [London], 1946
m. 1908:05:13 May Constance CARTER dau. of C.S. CARTER Esq., of Maidenhead, [Berkshire],
Publ.: Aberration; The Theory of Electromagnetism ; etc.
At Selwyn Gardens, CB, [Cambridgeshire], in1950
( Reg. of St Paul's School; India Office Lists ; Burke, Knightage; The Times 1908:05:16)
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