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date: 19 July 2019

Watson-Watt, Sir Robert Alexander (1892–1973) 

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Who's Who in the Twentieth Century
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 Market House Books Market House Books

British engineer, who was responsible for the development of radar. He was knighted in 1942.Watson-Watt was educated at the University College of Dundee. He first worked at the Meteorological Office in London on the radiolocation of thunderstorms. After the end of World War I Watson-Watt worked for the DSIR and the National Physical Laboratory on research into the reception and transmission of radio waves. In ... ...

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