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British physicist who (with Ernest Walton in 1931) first split an atom (1897-1967)

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Cockcroft advised that a lower grade maths examination should be created to provide children a sense of achievement, not failure.
Mr Cockcroft, of Birkby, said: "I've always said it's the best kept secret in Calderdale because people don't know it's here.
But the Cockcroft Walton voltage multiplier (CWVM) failed to continually raise the value of output voltage when the number of stages increases or when the operating frequency and capacitance are not sufficiently high to avoid voltage drop in coupling capacitors at each stage and it also have the disadvantage Output current of the circuit decreased while increasing number of stages.
Upgrading the path between Goodwin Village and Monash Shops along nearby public opens east of Cockcroft Avenue
Conclusion: We recommend MDRD equation in preference to Cockcroft Gault's equations to be used for estimation of GFR in clinical practice in young adult Pakistani population.
SHEA IT AGAIN Lurgan Celtic's Shea Murphy holds off Lisburn Distillery U16s player Jonny Cockcroft
The race was actually won by former Sainsbury's School Games competitor Cockcroft who entered as a guest to build up her preparations for next month's IPC World Championships in Doha.
We did, however, see a masterclass in pitching from Yorkshire blokes Daniel Ayre and Matt Cockcroft, who were looking for PS40,000 for a 10% stake in their Pure Pet Food company - with Daniel brave enough (unlike Jones) to eat some of their product, while telling them how popular (and tasty) it is.
Jack Lewis Dickinson takes on European champion Ryan Garner of Southampton ABC after a unanimous points win over Lewis Cockcroft (Stoke Staffs) but Mark Dickinson was extremely unlucky to drop a points decision to Retford's Billy Scott.
8 In which events did BBC SPOTY nominee Hannah Cockcroft (left) win gold at the 2012 Paralympics?
Sailor Ben Ainslie, England cricketer Ian Bell, athletes Mo Farah and Christine Ohuruogu, wheelchair athlete Hannah Cockcroft and rugby union's Leigh Halfpenny make up the 10-strong shortlist.
Among them were wheelchair star, David "Weirwolf" Weir, and Paralympic gold medal winners Hannah Cockcroft and Jonnie Peacock.
Former Northumbria University psychology graduate Dan Eha, 25, and personal trainer and nutritionist, Mathew Cockcroft, 27, set up Pure Pet Food on a PS21,000 budget of savings alongside a European Innovation Grant from the Government.
Sprint champions Jonnie Peacock and Hannah Cockcroft are just two of the stars set to appear at the Alexander Stadium in Perry Barr on June 29 as part of the International Paralympics Committee's Grand Prix series.