Carlyle Smith Beals
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|Carlyle Smith Beals|
June 29, 1899|
Canso, Nova Scotia
|Died||July 2, 1979
|Notable awards||Henry Marshall Tory Medal (1957)
Order of Canada,
Fellow of the Royal Society
Beals worked at the Dominion Astrophysical Observatory, Victoria, BC, until 1946. There, he studied emission lines in the spectra of certain hot stars, and studied gas clouds in the interstellar medium. He also developed astronomical instruments.
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- Hockey, Thomas (2009). The Biographical Encyclopedia of Astronomers. Springer Publishing. ISBN 978-0-387-31022-0. Retrieved August 22, 2012.
- "Library and Archive Catalogue". Royal Society. Retrieved 11 December 2010.
- Order of Canada citation
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