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Physics

Conference: Revolution in Time

Revolution in Time: Newtonian Physics and its Influence on John Harrison’s Pendulum Clocks Wednesday, 5 October 2016 Lecture Theatre, National Maritime Museums, Greenwich Following the extraordinary trials of Burgess Clock B at the Royal Observatory, the History of Physics group of the Institute of Physics will convene a one-day conference at the National Maritime Museum [...]

By | 2017-11-10T09:53:20+00:00 September 19th, 2016|Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News, Physics|Comments Off on Conference: Revolution in Time

Announcement: Support for Research at The Bakken: Research Travel Grant and Visiting Research Fellowship

The Bakken (Minneapolis, MN) awards short-term fellowships and travel grants to scholars and artists to support research using The Bakken’s library and artifact collections. The subject of the collections is the history of electricity and magnetism (with a focus on their roles in the life sciences and medicine) and include approximately 11,000 books, journals, and [...]

By | 2014-10-01T15:33:31+00:00 October 1st, 2014|Grants, Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News, Physics|Comments Off on Announcement: Support for Research at The Bakken: Research Travel Grant and Visiting Research Fellowship

Event: Physicists and Mathematicians of Belfast

Wednesday 25th June 2014 Queen’s University Belfast Details of talks and speakers: "Joseph Larmor": Colin Latimer, Queen’s University, Belfast "James Thomson": Andrew Whitaker, Queen’s University, Belfast "Ernest Walton": Brian Cathcart, Kingston University, London Experimental Interlude: Sue McGrath, Science2Life "Dan Bradley": Donal Bradley, Imperial College, London "Thomas Andrews": Peter Ford, University of Bath "Peter Guthrie Tait": [...]

By | 2014-05-29T17:16:26+00:00 May 29th, 2014|General Events, Mathematics and statistics, News, Physics, Queen's University Belfast|Comments Off on Event: Physicists and Mathematicians of Belfast

Josep Simon

NameJosep SimonRegistration TypeFull TimeDegreePhDStatusCompletedEnd Year2009 (All day)Thesis TitleCommunicating Physics in Nineteenth-Century France and England: The Production, Distribution and Use of Ganot’s TextbooksSupervisorGraeme Gooday and Jonathan TophamDepartmentHistory and Philosophy of Science

By | 2017-11-10T09:54:48+00:00 July 12th, 2011|Institution, Physics, Subject Area, Theses, University of Leeds|Comments Off on Josep Simon