Harold Neville Vazeille Temperley

Physicist, Award Winner

1915 –


Who is Harold Neville Vazeille Temperley?

Harold Neville Vazeille Temperley is a mathematical physicist working on "lattice gases". His father, Harold William Vazeille Temperley, was a distinguished British historian.

He worked at the Atomic Weapons Research Establishment at Aldermaston on underwater explosions until 1965.

Professor Neville Temperley was head of the Applied Mathematics Department at Swansea University for 17 years until his retirement in 1982. He received the Rumford Medal from the Royal Society in 1992.

He is the father of Julian Temperley, creator of Somerset Cider Brandy, and grandfather of Alice Temperley, fashion designer of London.

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Mar 4, 1915
Also known as
  • H. N. V. Temperley
  • United Kingdom

on July 23, 2013


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