Martin, Florence (1867-1957)

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Physicist
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Florence Martin (1867-1957), physicist, was born on 25 December 1867 at Clarens, Potts Point, Sydney, eleventh child of Sir James Martin, premier of New South Wales and later chief justice, and his native-born...

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Florence Martin studied at the University of Sydney and did research with R. Threlfall 1892-1893 and 1896-1898, publishing several papers. She also worked at the Cavendish Laboratory, Cambridge. Her work in physics ended in 1899 when she took over the care of her mother.

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  1. Martin, Florence
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Martin, Florence (1867-1957), Physicist
    Home, R. W.
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1986
    Series: Australian Dictionary of Biography, 10, 427
  3. Martin, Florence
    Published: Australian Science Archives Project, 1995
    Series: Physics in Australia to 1945
  4. Where are the Women in Australian Science?
    McCarthy, Gavan; Morgan, Helen; Smith, Ailie; van den Bosch, Alan
    Published: Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre, 2003

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