|Born||Georges Augustin Albert Charpy
1 September 1865
Oullins, Rhône, France
|Died||25 November 1945
|Fields||Mechanical Engineering, Metallurgy, Chemistry, Physics|
|Institutions||École Monge (1887), École Nationale Supérieure des Mines de Paris (1920), École Polytechnique (1922)|
|Known for||Charpy impact test|
Georges Charpy, full name Georges Augustin Albert Charpy (1 September 1865 – 25 November 1945) was the French scientist who created the Charpy impact test. He attended École Polytechnique from 1885 to 1887 and graduated with a degree in Marine Artillery. In 1887 he became a professor at École Monge. In 1892 he published his physics thesis. In 1920 he became a professor of metallurgy at École Nationale Supérieure des Mines de Paris. In 1922 he became the professor of general chemistry at École Polytechnique.
- Annales des Mines. "George Augustin Albert CHARPY (1865-1945)". Retrieved 2007-01-20.
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