Neil Arnott

1788–1874

Physician and meteorologist. Surgeon with the East India Company in China, 1807–9, 1810–11. Practised as a physician in London, 1811–55. Gave lectures at the Philomathic Institution published as Elements of physics (1827). One of the founders of the University of London, 1836. FRS 1838.

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