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Adelbert Ames, Jr. (1090)

Profession
Ophthalmologist
Nationality
American
Born
1880, Lowell, Massachusetts
Died
1955, Hanover, New Hampshire
Short Biography
Adelbert Ames, Jr. (August 19, 1880 – July 3, 1955) was an American scientist who made contributions to physics, physiology, ophthalmology, psychology, and philosophy. He pioneered the study of physiological optics at Dartmouth College, serving as a ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • LLB. in law, Harvard University, 1906
Appointments & Honors
  • 1914-17, research fellow, Clark University
  • 1919-45, Dartmouth College
  • 1936-49, director of research, Dartmouth Eye Institute
  • 1949-55, Hanover Institul:e for Associated Research
  • LLD., Dartmouth College, 1954
  • Optical Society of America Edgar D. Tillyer Medal, 1955