Wood, Robert

Wood,

Robert, U.S. physicist, 1868-1955.
Wood glass - a glass containing nickel oxide, used in Wood lamp.
Wood lamp - an ultraviolet lamp used to detect by fluorescence hairs infected with species of Microsporum.
Wood light - ultraviolet light produced by Wood lamp.
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Thirty-seven years after the mysterious drowning of actress Natalie Wood, Robert Wagner was named a person of interest in her death.
Notable members included its founding president Nicholas Wood, Robert Stephenson and Lord Armstrong.
The Lyons bowlers all made inroads with two wickets each for Josh Coughlin, Reece Wood, Robert Talbot and Cameron Grimwood.
At yesterday's launch, gallery owner Ralph Sanders debuted as an auctioneer to help sell the seven paintings donated by David Lloyd Griffith, Gerald Dewsbury, Matthew Wood, Robert Pitwell, Donald McIntyre, David Grosvenor and Chloe Holt.
Palmer, David Cook, Robin Wood, Robert Kolker and myself, among others--look at narrative (storytelling) in relation to production history, social and political history, and aesthetics (film style), whereas Berliner foregrounds narrative analysis, takes little interest in production or social and political history, and gets to aesthetics via narrative.
Denny Laine, (my claim to fame was that he slept in my Mom's bed) Jeff Lynne, Bev Bevan, Roy Wood, Robert Plant - you name them, I was ignored by them.
A series of scholarly studies by such men as Robert Wood, Robert Adam, James Stuart and Nicholas Revett in the second half of the eighteenth century brought English connoisseurs from that time period increasingly into contact with the classical world.
OUT IN FORCE: Pictured at the packed meeting are, from left, Clr Tony Brice, Clr Christine Stanfield, John Proctor, MP Jason McCartney, Geoff Wood, Robert Bamforth and Clr Cahal Burke (AC080711Fmoor-01)
COLLATED first round scores in the European Tour BMW Italian Open, Royal Park I Roveri, Turin, Italy (Gbr & Irl unless stated, par 72): 64 Chris Wood, Robert Rock 65 Thorbjorn Olesen (Den), Rafael Cabrera Bello (Spa), Scott Jamieson 66 Francesco Molinari (Ita), Mikko Ilonen (Fin), Joost Luiten (Ned), Matteo Manassero (Ita), Rhys Davies, Gregory Bourdy (Fra), Alexandre Kaleka (Fra) Selected others: 71 Lee Slattery 73 Nick Dougherty
Joyce Elliott, Dwight Fite, LeRoy Dangeau, Jodie Mahony, Linda Chesterfield, Jeff Wood, Robert Jeffrey, Betty Pickett, James Norton, Tommy Dickinson, Shirley Walters, Mike Kenney, Marilyn Edwards, Curren Everett, Bill Abernathy, Nancy Duffy Blount, Mark Martin, Rick Saunders, David Rainey and David Cook.
But Madelaine Wood, Robert Wilson and Michael Bray hardly had time to declare The Junction, at number 141, Far Gosford Street officially open, before a stretch limousine turned up to take them to Mind's charity shop in Walsgrave Road to cut a 10th anniversary cake.
Camera (FotoKem color, widescreen), Mark Putnam; editors, Zack Bell, John Valerio; music, Goldberg, Steven Drozd; song, the Room; production designer, Erin Smith; art directors, Chandler Wood, Robert Sobul; costume designer, Dawn Weisberg; sound (Dolby), Dennis Grzesik; supervising sound editors/sound designers, Christopher Sheldon, John Marquis; consulting producers, Adrienne Gruben, Terry Spazek, associate producers, Christina Lee, Al Hayes, Kate Roughan, Clark McCutchen, Douglas Salkin; assistant director, Nicholas Lee; second unit director, Jennifer Lai; second unit camera, Simon Oliver; casting, Shannon Makhanian.