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Inauguration of Arthur Holly Compton as chancellor

Washington University (Saint Louis, Mo.)

Inauguration of Arthur Holly Compton as chancellor

Washington University, Saint Louis, February 22, 1946.

by Washington University (Saint Louis, Mo.)

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Published in Saint Louis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Compton, Arthur Holly, -- 1892-1962.

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination79 p. illus., port.
    Number of Pages79
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16766354M

      The chancellor’s medallion symbolizes the office and is worn on formal university occasions such as Commencement. It was originally designed in by Louise C. Richter, a faculty member in the School of Fine Arts, along with Neomi M. Walsh and Mary L. Lischer, for Arthur Holly Compton’s inauguration. Physicist Arthur Holly Compton worked as a research engineer at Westinghouse Lamp Co. () and studied with Rutherford at the Cavendish Laboratory in Cambridge, England (). He taught physics at Washington University () and at University of Chicago () and served as Chancellor of Washington University from

    Compton, Arthur Holly, –, American physicist, b. Wooster, Ohio, grad. College of Wooster (B.S., ), Ph.D. Princeton, He was professor and head of.   The language of science is universal, and is a powerful force in bringing the peoples of the world closer together.” Arthur Holly Compton, Banquet speech for his Nobel Prize, From to Compton was a professor of physics at the University of Chicago. Compton’s first book, X-Rays and Electrons, was published in

    footnotes = Compton is the son of Elias Compton, brother of Wilson Compton and Karl Taylor Compton, and father of John Joseph Compton. Arthur Holly Compton (Septem – Ma ) was an American physicist and Nobel laureate in physics for his discovery of the Compton effect. Arthur Holly Compton (), a Nobel Prize winning physicist and educator, was born in Wooster, Ohio where his father, Elias Compton, was a Presbyterian minister, professor, and dean at the College of Wooster. Compton began his higher education at the College of Wooster and completed his PhD in physics at Princeton University in


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Birthplace: Wooster, OH Location of death: Berkeley, CA Cause of death: Stroke Remains: Buried, Wo. American scientist Arthur H. Compton was awarded the Nobel Prize for Physics infor his explanation of what is now called the Compton effect, the manner in which Born: Home; Books; Search; Support.

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Arthur Holly Compton, a science prodigy, built and flew a glider at age In he became a professor and head of the physics department at Washington University.

There he deduced that x-rays, known to be waves, also act like particles. He proved it with an experiment showing the scattering action now called the Compton Effect.

Arthur Compton: | | | |Arthur Compton| | | | | ||| World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most. Arthur Holly Compton, son of Elias and Otelia Catherine (Augspurger) Compton, was born in in Wooster, Ohio.

His father was a Presbyterian minister, and professor of philosophy and dean at the College of Wooster. Six members of the Compton family eventually received a total of more than seventy earned and honorary degrees. Title: Arthur Holly Compton Personal Papers, ID: WUA/03/wua Primary Creator: Compton, Arthur Holly () Extent: Linear Feet Arrangement: The collection is arranged into nine series.

Additional description and inventories for each series are linked to below. Arthur Holly Compton was born in Wooster, Ohio, on Sept. 10, He was the youngest son of Elias and Otelia Augspurger Compton, who had two other sons and a daughter.

Compton first became interested in science, chiefly in the fields of aviation and astronomy, as a child. In Chancellor William H. Danforth's inaugural message at Founders Daythe St. Louis community was, as it had been inthe primary audience.

But like Compton's, Danforth's message was influenced by a recent war; one with a legacy of dissent and alienation rather than cooperation and community.

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