Eder, Josef Maria#
b. Krems (Lower Austria), March 16, 1855, d. Kitzbuehel (Tyrol), Oct. 18, 1944, photochemist, pioneer of photography; from 1892-1924 professor at the University of Technology in Vienna, founder and director (1888-1923) of the Institute of Photography and Reproduction Technology (now the Federal Institute for Graphic Arts) in Vienna. Carried out research on photometry and X-ray photography.
Publication#Ausfuehrl. Handbuch der Photographie, 4 parts, 1891-1896.
Literature#R. Zahlbrecht, J. M. E., 1955; F. Dworschak and O. Krumpel, J. M. E., 1955.