James Clerk Maxwell was  hailed as the No 1 Scientist in a National Library of Scotland poll, and the 4th most important topic in Scotland’s History by a BBC poll.

Scottish Parliament Debate on
James Clerk Maxwell
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Aberdeen reception

Maxwell 150 Years On - The impact of his science (University of Aberdeen)
Professor Albert Rodger (Vice-Principal and Head of College of Physical Sciences), Dr Charles Wang, Professor Ian Halliday, Professor Corrie Imrie (Head of the School of Engineering & Physical Sciences) and Dr John Reid