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date: 19 July 2019

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

Who's Who in the Twentieth Century
 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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