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Prof. G. E. M. Jauncey

Nature volume 160, page 116 (26 July 1947) | Download Citation



Dr. George Eric Macdonnell Jauncey, professor of physics at Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri, died on May 19 at his home in St. Louis. He was born in South Australia in 1888, and educated at the University of Adelaide; later he did graduate work under Sir William Bragg at the University of Leeds. He held instructorships in physics at Toronto, Lehigh, Missouri, and Iowa State College. In 1920 he joined the department of physics at Washington University and became professor of physics in 1930, a position which he held at the time of his death.

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