Olga Kennard

Scientist, Person

1924 –

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Who is Olga Kennard?

Olga Kennard, née Weisz is a British crystallographer, and was Director of the Cambridge Crystallographic Data Centre from 1965 to 1997.

She was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1987 and awarded the OBE in 1988. In recognition of her work, there is the Olga Kennard Research Fellowship in crystallogrophy, administered by the Royal Society.

She is married to Sir Arnold Burgen, her second husband; her first husband was David Kennard.

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Born
Mar 23, 1924
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  • United Kingdom
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on July 23, 2013

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