William Thomson, 1st Baron Kelvin

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The Richt Honourable
The Lord Kelvin
OM GCVO PC PRS PRSE
Lord Kelvin photograph.jpg
Born 26 Juin 1824(1824-06-26)
Belfast, Ireland
Died 17 December 1907(1907-12-17) (aged 83)
Largs, Ayrshire, Scotland
Residence Belfast; Glesga; Cambridge
Naitionality Breetish
Alma mater
Kent for
Awairds
Scientific career
Institutions Varsity o Glesga
Academic advisors William Hopkins
Notable students
Influences
Influenced Andrew Gray
Signatur Lord Kelvin Signature.svg
Notes
It is believed the "PNP" in his signatur stands for "Professor o Naitural Filosofie." Note that Kelvin an aa wrote unner the pseudonym "P. Q. R."

William Thomson, 1st Baron Kelvin (/ˈkɛlvɪn/; 26 Juin 1824 – 17 December 1907) wis a Breetish mathematical pheesicist an ingineer who wis born in Belfast in 1824.