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Robert Boyle 1627-1691 Donald Brady 13 th  November  2008 Robert Boyle “ If the temperature remains constant the volume of...
Waterford Scientists Ernest Walton John   Palliser Margaret Aylward Thomas Grubb
Birth and Family Mary Boyle “ A sport he ever passionately loved ”
The Grand Tour Geneva
England <ul><li>London </li></ul><ul><li>Stalbridge </li></ul>Stalbridge House Dorset
England <ul><li>Oxford </li></ul><ul><li>London </li></ul>Pall Mall
Ireland Lismore Castle “ A barbarous country” Sir William Petty
Death & Burial
The Works Boyle’s Air Pump
The Royal Society e Robert Hooke “ The oldest  scientific Organisation in the World”
Contemporary Views “ The boundaries that Boyle proposed to erect and maintain were guarantees of continued disorder” Thoma...
Boyle Lectures “ A series of lectures intended to defend the Christian Religion”
The Boyle Medal “ A medal for scientific research of  exceptional merit carried out in Ireland ”
Conclusion Assessment Robert Boyle  by John Coll  Lismore Library “ A sententious little prig?”
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Robert Boyle

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An overview of Robert Boyle, the eminent scientist who was born in Lismore Castle, County Waterford on January 25th 1627. Read more at: http://www.waterfordcountylibrary.ie/en/localstudies/waterfordscientists/robertboyle1627-1691/

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Robert Boyle

  1. 1. Robert Boyle 1627-1691 Donald Brady 13 th November 2008 Robert Boyle “ If the temperature remains constant the volume of a given gas is inversely proportional to the absolute pressure”
  2. 2. Waterford Scientists Ernest Walton John Palliser Margaret Aylward Thomas Grubb
  3. 3. Birth and Family Mary Boyle “ A sport he ever passionately loved ”
  4. 4. The Grand Tour Geneva
  5. 5. England <ul><li>London </li></ul><ul><li>Stalbridge </li></ul>Stalbridge House Dorset
  6. 6. England <ul><li>Oxford </li></ul><ul><li>London </li></ul>Pall Mall
  7. 7. Ireland Lismore Castle “ A barbarous country” Sir William Petty
  8. 8. Death & Burial
  9. 9. The Works Boyle’s Air Pump
  10. 10. The Royal Society e Robert Hooke “ The oldest scientific Organisation in the World”
  11. 11. Contemporary Views “ The boundaries that Boyle proposed to erect and maintain were guarantees of continued disorder” Thomas Hobbes
  12. 12. Boyle Lectures “ A series of lectures intended to defend the Christian Religion”
  13. 13. The Boyle Medal “ A medal for scientific research of exceptional merit carried out in Ireland ”
  14. 14. Conclusion Assessment Robert Boyle by John Coll Lismore Library “ A sententious little prig?”

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