Encyclopedia of Geomagnetism and Paleomagnetism

2007 Edition
| Editors: David Gubbins, Emilio Herrero-Bervera

Lloyd, Humphrey (1808–1881)

  • Deanis Weaire
  • J. M. D. Coey
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4020-4423-6_169
Humphrey Lloyd (Figure L6) was a distinguished and influential experimental physicist whose entire career was pursued at Trinity College, Dublin (O'Hara, 2003).
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  • J. M. D. Coey

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