Royal Society of Edinburgh
The Royal Society of Edinburgh is Scotland's national academy of science and letters. It is a registered charity, operating on a wholly independent and non-party-political basis and providing public b...
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James Main Dixon
James Main Dixon FRSE (1856, Paisley – 27 September 1933) was a Scottish teacher and author, and an important scholar of the Scots language. He graduated at St. Andrews University in 1879 and was ap...
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John McIntyre (theologian)
John McIntyre CVO, FRSE (20 May 1916 – 15 December 2005) was a Scottish minister and theologian.
McIntyre was born in Glasgow on 20 May 1916 into a working-class family; he was the son of a carpen...
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James Millar (physician)
James Millar FRSE FRCPE (1762–1827) was a Scottish physician, natural scientist and author. He edited the fourth and fifth editions of the Encyclopædia Britannica.Although a good writer on scientific ...
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Peter Buneman
(Oscar) Peter Buneman MBE FRS FRSE (born 1943) is a British computer scientist who works in the areas of database systems and database theory.
Buneman was educated at the University of Cambridge, ...
Matthew Campbell (civil servant)
Sir Matthew Campbell CB FRSE (1907 – 1998) was a senior British civil servant and Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland, who was highly instrumental in the establishmen...
James Arthur Banks
James Arthur Banks CVO OBE FRSE (1897 – 1 December 1967) was a Scottish civil engineer.Banks was born in Glasgow in 1897. He attended Woodside Higher Grade School in Glasgow. During Wo...
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Alexander Cairncross (economist)
Sir Alexander Kirkland "Alec" Cairncross KCMG FBA FRSE (11 February 1911 – 21 October 1998) was a British economist. He was the brother of the spy John Cairncross and father of journalist Frances Cair...
George Dunbar (classical scholar)
George Dunbar FRSE (1777–1851) was a Scottish classical scholar and lexicographer.
George Dunbar was born in 1777 at Coldingham in Berwickshire. In early life he followed the humble profession of ...
Ian Wilmut
Sir Ian Wilmut, OBE FRS FMedSci FRSE (born 7 July 1944) is an English embryologist and Chair of the Scottish Centre for Regenerative Medicine at the University of Edinburgh. He is best known as the l...
William John Macquorn Rankine
William John Macquorn Rankine, FRSE FRS (/ˈræŋkɪn/; 5 July 1820 – 24 December 1872) was a Scottish civil engineer, physicist and mathematician. He was a founding contributor, with Rudolf Clausiu...
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Thomas J. Mackie
Professor Thomas Jones Mackie CBE (5 June 1888 – 6 October 1955) was a noted Scottish bacteriologist; Dean of the Faculty of Medicine, University of Edinburgh; and author of medical research textbooks...
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Frances Cairncross
Frances Anne Cairncross CBE (born 30 August 1944, Otley, England) is a British economist, journalist and academic. She is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh and a Senior Fellow at the School ...
G. Archdall Reid
Sir George Archdall O'Brien Reid KBE FRSE (7 April 1860, Roorky, India - 19 November 1929) was a Scottish physician, and a writer on public health and on the subject of evolution. A socialist, he was ...
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Cargill Gilston Knott
Cargill Gilston Knott FRS, FRSE (30 June 1856 – 26 October 1922) was a Scottish physicist and mathematician who was a pioneer in seismological research. He spent his early career in Japan. He later be...
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John Joseph Haldane
John Joseph Haldane KHS FRSE FRSA (born 19 February 1954) is a Scottish philosopher, commentator and broadcaster. He is a Papal Adviser to the Vatican. He is credited with coining the term Analytical ...
David Bryce
David Bryce (3 April 1803 – 7 May 1876) was a Scottish architect.
Bryce was born in Edinburgh, where his father was a successful builder. He was educated at the Royal High School and joine...
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John Struthers (anatomist)
Sir John Struthers FRSE FRCSEd ((1823-02-21)21 February 1823 – 24 February 1899(1899-02-24)) was the first Regius Professor of Anatomy at the University of Aberdeen. He was a dynamic teacher and admin...
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John Caird (theologian)
John Caird FRSE (15 December 1820 – 30 July 1898) was a theologian, born at Greenock and educated at Greenock Academy and Glasgow University (MA 1845). He entered the Church of Scotland, of which he b...
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