Henry Hall (physicist)

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Henry Hall
Born 1928
Died (aged 87)
Bolton, Lancashire, England
Institutions University of Manchester
Alma mater Emmanuel College, Cambridge
Thesis The rotation of liquid helium II (1957)
Notable awards Guthrie Medal and Prize

Henry Edgar Hall FRS (1928 – 2015) was an emeritus professor of low temperature physics at the University of Manchester. He was the 2004 recipient of the Guthrie Medal and Prize. Hall was awarded a Ph.D. in 1957 from Emmanuel College, Cambridge with thesis title The rotation of liquid helium II. He worked at the University of Manchester from 1958 to 1995, when he retired.[1] He died on 4 December 2015.[2]


  1. ^ "History of the Condensed Matter Physics Group". University of Manchester. Retrieved 9 January 2013. 
  2. ^ "Prof. Henry Edgar Hall F.R.S". The Bolton News.