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Professor Edgar Walford Marchant (1876-1962) of Liverpool University
 
Professor Edgar Walford Marchant (1876-1962) of Liverpool University
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1876 Born
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Educated at the [[Central Technical College]]
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Apprenticeship
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Appointed Superintendent of Lord Blythswood's Laboratories and Workshops at Renfrew, N.B., including experiments in wireless telegraphy.
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Senior assistant to Professor [[Silvanus P. Thompson]]
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1901 was appointed Lecturer in Electrical Engineering in the University of Liverpool
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1903 Appointed Professor of Electrical Engineering in the University of Liverpool.
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1913-4 Chairman of the Manchester Local Section of the [[Institution of Electrical Engineers]]
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President of the [[Liverpool Engineering Society]]
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Vice-President of the Wireless Society of London.
  
  
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Revision as of 16:06, 7 July 2020

Professor E. W. Marchant.

Professor Edgar Walford Marchant (1876-1962) of Liverpool University

1876 Born

Educated at the Central Technical College

Apprenticeship

Appointed Superintendent of Lord Blythswood's Laboratories and Workshops at Renfrew, N.B., including experiments in wireless telegraphy.

Senior assistant to Professor Silvanus P. Thompson

1901 was appointed Lecturer in Electrical Engineering in the University of Liverpool

1903 Appointed Professor of Electrical Engineering in the University of Liverpool.

1913-4 Chairman of the Manchester Local Section of the Institution of Electrical Engineers

President of the Liverpool Engineering Society

Vice-President of the Wireless Society of London.



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