Emmanuel Fauré-Fremiet
Born29 November 1883
Died6 November 1971
AwardsFellow of the Royal Society[1]
Scientific career
InstitutionsCollège de France
University of Paris

Emmanuel Fauré-Fremiet ForMemRS[1] (1883–1971) was a French biologist.[2]


He was the son of composer Gabriel Fauré, and Marie Fremiet (daughter of sculptor Emmanuel Frémiet).[1]

He was a professor at the Sorbonne, and the Collège de France. At the Institut de Biologie Physicochimique (the Rothschild Institute), he developed diffraction X-Ray, and electron microscopy with Boris Ephrussi.[3]


  1. ^ a b c Willmer, E. N. (1972). "Emmanuel Fauré-Fremiet 1883-1971". Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society. 18: 187. doi:10.1098/rsbm.1972.0006.
  2. ^ Corliss, J. O. (1972). "A Man to Remember, E. Fauré-Fremiet (1883-1971): Three-Quarters of a Century of Progress in Protozoology*". The Journal of Protozoology. 19 (3): 389–400. doi:10.1111/j.1550-7408.1972.tb03486.x. PMID 4561484.
  3. ^ Lawrence D. Kritzman, Brian J. Reilly, M. B. DeBevoise, eds. (2006). The Columbia history of twentieth-century French thought. Columbia University Press. ISBN 978-0-231-10791-4.CS1 maint: uses editors parameter (link)