Murphy, J.J.

Commission of HM Queen Victoria appointing Thomson to Professorship at Queen's College, Belfast (MS13/B/2)

Thomson Collection

Queen's University Belfast, Special Collections

Collection of scientific papers and notebooks, memoranda, lectures, correspondence etc of James Thomson (1822-1892), Professor of Engineering at Queen’s College, Belfast, 1857-1873. Various topics are highlighted in the collection reflecting Professor Thomson’s wide range of research interests. These include such areas as fluid motion, the formation of river bars, ventilation, atmospheric circulat ...