William Edgar Knowles Middleton

Atmospheric Science

Wrote classic text on meteorological instruments, optics, and other books on the history of meteorology instrumentation.

Birthdate
June 23, 1902

Birthplace
Wasall, England

Date of Death
January 30, 1998

Place of Death
Edmonton, Alberta

Family Members
  • Spouse: Dorothy (Day)
  • Children: John and Diana

Title
Chief of the Instrument Division

Office
Meteorological Services of Canada, and National Research Council

Status
Deceased

Degrees
  • BSc U. of Saskatchewan, 1927
  • MSc U. of Saskatchewan, 1929

Awards
  • Fellow of Royal Soc. of Can., 1943
  • Ives Medal, Optical Society of America, 1959
  • Patterson Medal, 1979

Last Updated
October 28, 2005

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