Rosenhain, Walter (1875-1934)

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Rosenhain, Walter
Rosenhain, Walter, (FRS) (1875-1934)
Field of activity
Metallurgist; Academics - Metallurgy
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Walter Rosenhain (1875-1934), metallurgist, was born on 24 August 1875 in Berlin, son of Moritz Rosenhain, merchant, and his wife Friederike, daughter of Rabbi Benjamin Yosman Fink. The Rosenhains migrated...

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Walter Rosenhain worked for the National Physical Laboratory, England 1906-1931, as Superintendent of the Department of Metallurgy and Metallurgical Chemistry. He won an 1851 Exhibition scholarship in 1897 and graduated DSc at the University of Melbourne in 1909.

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Mr. Walter Rosenhain, F.R.S., D.Sc., a well-known metallurgical consultant, died in England on Sunday, at the age of 59. He was a son of the late Mr. M. Rosenhain, of Melbourne and London, and married...

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Walter Rosenhain was born in Germany, graduated at the University of Melbourne and Cambridge and remained in England to work, first with the Chance Brothers, glassmakers, then for the National Physical Laboratory as Superintendent of the Department of Metallurgy and Metallurgical Chemistry. He received many awards for his scientific work.

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Rosenhain, Walter
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Rosenhain, Walter (1865-1934), Metallurgist
    Davey, Christopher J.
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1988
    Series: Australian Dictionary of Biography, 11, 450-451
  3. Walter Rosenhain 1875-1934
    Rosenhain, Walter
    Published: Harrison & Sons, London, 1932
    Series: Obituary Notices of Fellows of the Royal Society, 1, 353-9
  4. On a Method of Determining the Specific Heat of a Liquid, Especially of Solutions
    Rosenhain, Walter
    Published: Published for the Society by Warwick & Sapsford, Brisbane, 1894
    Series: Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland, 10, 97-111
  5. Rosenhain, Walter
    Published: Australian Science Archives Project, 1995
    Series: Physics in Australia to 1945
  6. A History of Defence Science in Australia
    Wisdom, John
    Published: Defence Science and Technology Organisation, Melbourne, 1995
  7. Chemistry in Australia Bibliography
    Collins, David
    Published: eScholarship Research Centre, 2009
  8. Technology in Australia 1788-1988
    Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering
    Published: Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre, Melbourne, 2000

Resources by Walter Rosenhain (9)

  1. The contribution of physical metallurgy to engineering practice : a joint symposium held 22-24 September 1975, of the Metals Society, the National Physical Laboratory, and the Royal Society
    Rosenhain Centenary Conference London, England) (1975 :
    [ Conference Proceedings : 1976 ]
    At 6 libraries
    The contribution of physical metallurgy to engineering practice : a joint symposium held 22-24 September 1975, of the Metals Society, the National Physical Laboratory, and the Royal Society
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  2. Cantor lectures on optical glass. / Delivered before the Royal society of arts on November 29th, December 6th and 13th, 1915
    Rosenhain, Walter, 1875-1934
    [ Book : 1916 ]
    At State Library VIC
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 70,073.312)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 70,073.312)

  3. Metallurgy : an introduction to the study of physical metallurgy
    Rosenhain, Walter 1875-1934
    [ Book : 1914-1922 ]
    View online (access conditions)
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  4. An introduction to the study of physical metallurgy / by Walter Rosenhain
    Rosenhain, Walter, 1875-1934
    [ Book : 1914 ]
    At 3 libraries
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  5. ROSENHAIN, WALTER
    Rosenhain, Walter
    [ Unpublished : 1875 ]
    At Uni Melbourne Arch
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  6. ROSENHAIN, WALTER
    Rosenhain, Walter
    [ Unpublished : 1875 ]
    At Uni Melbourne Arch
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  7. Glass manufacture / by Walter Rosenhain ..
    Rosenhain, Walter 1875-1934
    [ Book : 1908-2016 ]
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    At 8 libraries
    Glass manufacture / by Walter Rosenhain ..
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  8. Introduction to the study of physical metallurgy / by W.Rosenhain ... (3rd ed.) rev and partly re-written by J.L.Haughton
    Rosenhain, Walter
    [ Book : 1915-1935 ]
    At 6 libraries
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  9. Effect of impurities in copper / by S. L. Archbutt and W. E. Prytherch. With a foreword by Dr. H. W. Brownsdon and an introduction by Dr. C. H. Desch
    Archbutt, Sydney Leonard
    [ Book : 1937 ]
    At CARM Centre
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Resources about Walter Rosenhain (1)

  1. The contribution of physical metallurgy to engineering practice : a joint symposium held 22-24 September 1975, of the Metals Society, the National Physical Laboratory, and the Royal Society
    Rosenhain Centenary Conference London, England) (1975 :
    [ Conference Proceedings : 1976 ]
    At 6 libraries
    The contribution of physical metallurgy to engineering practice : a joint symposium held 22-24 September 1975, of the Metals Society, the National Physical Laboratory, and the Royal Society
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 80,038.773)

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    ... The National Commonwealth Laboratory was proposed by Dr Walter Rosenhain, a Fellow of the Royal ...
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  1. WITHDRAWAL FROM SPECIAL LEASES
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 21 June 1968 [Issue No.76] p 2542

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    ... Special Lease 1963-42—Keith Albert Rosenhain. Portion 34, of 3 roods 8£ perches, being Special Lease ... 196412—Alan David Horsfield. Portion 42, of 2 roods 32 perches, being Special Lease 196441—Walter Keith ... 185 words
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  2. Government Gazette Notices
    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette (National : 1901 - 1973) Thursday 11 October 1945 [Issue No.196] p 2162

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    ... Rose, No. 427552. Fiying Officer Peter Bell Rosenhain, No. 419340. Flying Officer Robert George Russell ... Percival Godwin, No. 23242. Pilot Officer Walter Arthur Granger, No. 422947. Pilot Officer John Ilia, No ... 345 words
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  3. Index page
    New South Wales Police Gazette and Weekly Record of Crime (Sydney : 1860 - 1930) Tuesday 31 December 1912 [INDEX Jan 1912-Dec 1912] p 46

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    ... , 179 Ridgway Walter, 43 Ridgway Walter, 74 Ridley Sidney. 4S7 Riebe or Robert Riebl, 27 Rifle Club ... Lavinia C., 319, 340 Roach Walter, 04 Robbery, being armed of Percy Mulroney at Paddington. 149 Robbery ... 1283 words
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  1. Three lectures on dental alloys / Delivered under the auspices of the Dental Board by Walter Rosenhain
    Great Britain. Dental Board
    [ Book : 1926 ]
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  2. A cause of failure in boiler plates / by Walter Rosenhain and D. Hanson
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    At University of Sydney
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  3. Eleventh report to the Alloys research committee : on some alloys of aluminium (Light alloys) / by Walter Rosenhain, Sydney L. Archbutt and D. Hanson from the
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  4. Alfred Dudley, or, The Australian settlers
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    At 17 libraries
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  1. Mr. Walter Rosenhain LONDON, March 18.
    The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Tuesday 20 March 1934 p 9 Article
    ... Mr. "Walter Rosenhain LONDON. March l8. The death is announced of Mr. Wal-ter Rosenhain, a well ... -known metal-lurgist, at the age of 58 years. Mr. Rosenhain, who was a native of Melbourne, married the younger ... 121 words
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  2. DR. W. ROSENHAIN Distinguished Scientist
    Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1878 - 1954) Monday 7 May 1934 p 2 Article
    ... DR. W. ROSENHAIN Distinguished Scientist By the death of Dr. Walter Rosen-hain, F.R.S., D.Sc, at ... numerous scientific books and papers. Dr. Rosenhain was the brother-in-law of General Sir John Monash, and ... 266 words
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  3. MR. WALTER ROSENHAIN. NOTED METALLURGIST. LONDON, March 18.
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Tuesday 20 March 1934 p 5 Article
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  1. PERSONAL ITEMS (28 March 1934)
    The bulletin.
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  2. At home with the Monashes
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  4. REGISTERED FIRMS. (9 December 1918)
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