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  • His Son, Alexandre Edmond Becquerel (1820-1891), was born in Paris on the 24th of March 1820, and was in turn his pupil, assistant and successor at the Musee d'Histoire Naturelle; he was also appointed professor at the short-lived Agronomic Institute at Versailles in 1849, and in 1853 received the chair of physics at the Conservatoire des Arts et Métiers.
  • Been made use of by Becquerel in his investigations of infra-red radiations.
  • The Becquerel rays have a marked chemical action on certain substances.
  • BECQUEREL, the name of a French family, several members of which have been distinguished in chemical and physical research.
  • Antoine Cesar Becquerel (1788-1878), was born at Chatillon sur Loing on the 8th of March 1788.