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Henry Augustus Rowland

American physicist

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Henry Augustus Rowland FRS HFRSE was an American physicist and educator. Between 1899 and 1901 he served as the first president of the American Physical Society. He is remembered primarily for the high quality of the diffraction gratings he made and for the work he did with them on the solar spectrum.

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Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Private research university in Troy, New York, United States

Johns Hopkins University

University in Baltimore, Maryland, United States

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#456 World Rank
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#100979 World Rank
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