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George Paget Thomson

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George Paget Thomson (1892- )

1922 M.A., Aeronautical Engr.; Lecturer, Corpus Christi Coll., Cambridge (Mathematics); b. 1892; s. of Sir J. J. Thomson, 0.M., Master of Trinity. Ed. Perse Sch., and Trinity Coll., Cambridge. 1st Class Math. Trip. Parts I and II, Sc. Trip. Part II. Career: Research work on Aerodynamics at the Royal Aircraft Establishment, Farnborough, 1915-17; afterwards Tech. Officer at Oxfordness and Martlesham Heath. Publ.: "Applied Aerodynamics," 1920 (Hodder and Stoughton). Various papers in the Tech. Reports of Advisory Committee for Aeronautics during the War. Clubs: United University. Address: Corpus Christi Coll., Cambridge.

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