Centenary of David Edward Hughes

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    TO commemorate the centenary of the birth of David Edward Hughes, whom Sir Joseph Larmor, in 1900, described as “one of the great scientific inventors of the age”, an address on his life and work was given by Mr. Sydney Evershed, on May 14, to the Institution of Electrical Engineers, a society of which Hughes was president in 1886.

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    Centenary of David Edward Hughes. Nature 127, 822–824 (1931). https://doi.org/10.1038/127822a0

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