Biographical Encyclopedia of Astronomers

2014 Edition
| Editors: Thomas Hockey, Virginia Trimble, Thomas R. Williams, Katherine Bracher, Richard A. Jarrell, Jordan D. MarchéII, JoAnn Palmeri, Daniel W. E. Green

Pogson, Norman Robert

  • Keith SnedegarEmail author
Reference work entry

BornNottingham, England, 23 March 1829

Died Madras, ( 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,184782. Madras.Google Scholar
  4. Shearman, T. S. H. (1913). “Norman Robert Pogson.” Popular Astronomy 21: 479–484.ADSGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Utah Valley State CollegeOremUSA