Robert Brown

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Scottish botanist who first observed the movement of small particles in fluids now known a Brownian motion (1773-1858)


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JUMP's co-founder and technical director Robert Brown is moving into a new chief executive position, while fellow co-founder Lucy Batley retains her role as creative director.
PC Robert Brown, arrives by vintage car at Croydon Police station in south London, where he was greeted by a <Bguard of honour by colleagues Steve
Robert Brown, 47, attacked millionairess Joanna with a claw hammer and then buried her body in a prepared grave after a costly divorce battle.
Robert Brown will take over as head of Custody Sales and Relationship Development for HSBC Securities Services in Australia.
A year after fleeing Bulgaria, photographer Robert Brown is back in business with a new studio.
Thanks also to Derrick Priestman at The Co operative Funeral Service for his care and Rev Robert Brown of St.
Youngsters June and Robert Brown, from Whalley Range, Manchester, are suitably dressed on their family's 1900 Cudell de Dion Bouton, with their mum at the wheel, on Princes Landing Stage, Liverpool, about to board an IoMSPCo car ferry, either Manx Maid or BenMy-Chree, for an Edwardian and Veteran Car Rally at Douglas, on July 4, 1968.
Peter Seitz will serve as chairperson of the supervisory committee, while Ann Marie Spellman, Deborah Philpott, Robert Brown and Suzie Mazella will serve as members of the supervisory committee.
Jersey accountant Robert Brown, 53, believes he could be the love child of Princess Margaret, who died in 2002 aged 71, and Group Captain Peter Townsend - who had an ill-fated romance with the Princess - making him 12th in line to the throne.
Robert Brown, chief executive of Merlin, said: "This is a really exciting time for everyone at Merlin - with expansion into training we are going to be able provide access to our services to an even greater number of people.
Avid golfer Robert Brown presents The Golf Gods: Who Are They, What They Want & How to Appease Them, an amusing book for golf players everywhere who are willing to acknowledge a bit of divine influence in the curve of their slice, the hunger of the sand trap, or the veer of a critical putt.
FOR all I know Robert Brown, the Jersey accountant who claims to be Princess Margaret and Peter Townsend's illegitimate son, may be a total obsessive loon.
Robert Brown, an accountant from Jersey, is seeking a High Court order allowing him to see the contents of the will made by the Queen's sister -and the will of Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother.
He deems this territory the middle world, and he tells its story by starting with a great but generally forgotten botanist, Robert Brown.