Biographical Encyclopedia of Astronomers

2014 Edition
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Cornu, Marie Alfred

  • Charlotte BiggEmail author
Reference work entry

BornChâteauneux near Orléans, Loiret, France, 6 March 1841

Died La Chansonnerie near Romorantin, Loir-et-Cher, France, 12 April 1902
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Selected References

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  4. Poincaré, Jules Henri (1904). Alfred Cornu (1841–1902). Rennes: Imprimerie Brevetée Francis Simon.Google Scholar
  5. S. P. T. (1905). “Alfred Marie Cornu.” Proceedings of the Royal Society 75: 184–188.Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Centre Alexandre KoyréParisFrance