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Biographical entry Pirani, Frederick Joy (1850 - 1881)

Born
23 December 1850
Birmingham, England
Died
6 August 1881
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Occupation
Mathematician

Summary

Frederick Joy Pirani lectured in mathematics and logic at the University of Melbourne. During his career he wrote at least two text books and several research articles. He may have written at least one article for Transactions and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria.

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Events

1871
Education - Bachelor of Arts (BA) completed at the University of Melbourne
1873
Education - Master of Arts (MA) completed at the University of Melbourne
1873 - 1874
Career position - Lecturer in Mathematics and Logic at the University of Melbourne
1875 - 1881
Career position - Lecturer in Logic and Natural Philosophy at the University of Melbourne

Published resources

Encyclopedia of Australian Science Exhibitions

Journal Articles

  • Pirani, Frederic Joy, 'Sir William Thomson's Form of Daniell's Constant Battery', Transactions and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria, vol. 15, Wilson & Mackinnon, Melbourne, 1879, p. 14. Details

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See also

McCarthy, G.J.