The Biographical Encyclopedia of Astronomers

2007 Edition
| Editors: Thomas Hockey, Virginia Trimble, Thomas R. Williams, Katherine Bracher, Richard A. Jarrell, Jordan D. MarchéII, F. Jamil Ragep, JoAnn Palmeri, Marvin Bolt

Pogson, Norman Robert

  • Keith Snedegar
Reference work entry

BornNottingham, England, 23 March 1829

DiedMadras, (India), 23 June 1891
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Selected References

  1. Brook, C. L. (ed.) (1908). “Observations of Thirty‐One Variable Stars by the Late N. R. Pogson.” Memoirs of the Royal Astronomical Society 58.Google Scholar
  2. Hearnshaw, J. B. (1996). The Measurement of Starlight: Two Centuries of Astronomical Photometry. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, pp. 74–78.Google Scholar
  3. Pogson, Norman Robert (1882). Discoveries, observations, calculations, &c., made successively at London, Oxford, Hartwell, and Madras, 1847–82. Madras.Google Scholar
  4. Shearman, T. S. H. (1913). “Norman Robert Pogson.” Popular Astronomy 21: 479484.ADSGoogle Scholar

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