The Scientific Papers of Charles Wheatstone. Published by the Physical Society of London.: ...

The Scientific Papers of Charles Wheatstone. Published by the Physical Society of London.

WHEATSTONE, Charles (1802-1875):

Verlag: London: Taylor & Francis, 1879., 1879
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FIRST EDITION. xiii, 380 pp; 21 plates (1 folding) + 2 unnumbered folding plates; text figs. Original cloth. Lightly marked ex-library, else Very Good. 'Most of Wheatstone's published papers are listed in Royal Society Catalogue of Scientific Papers, VI, 343-344, and VIII, 1227-1228. Almost all of them are in The Scientfic Papers of Sir Charles Wheatstone (London, 1879), published by the Physical Society of London' (D. S. B. XIV: 290). Includes Wheatstone's first paper, 'New experiments on sound' (Annals of Philosophy 6, 1823, pp. 81-90), as well as 'Description of the kaleidophone, or phonic kaleidoscope: A new philosophical toy, for the illustration of several interesting and amusing acoustical and optical phenomena' (Quarterly Journal of Science, Literature and Art 23, 1827, 344-351), 'On the Transmission of Musical Sounds through Solid Linear Conductors, and on Their Subsequent Reciprocation' (Journal of the Royal Institution 2, 1831; pp. 47-63 in this volume), 'An account of some experiments to measure the velocity of electricity and the duration of electric light' (Phil. Trans., Vol. 124, 1834, pp. 583-591), and his 1843 Bakerian Lecture that popularized the 'Wheatstone Bridge' first described by Samuel Hunter Christie (1784-1865), 'An account of several new Instruments and Processes for determining the constants of a Voltaic Circuit' (Phil. Trans., Vol. 133, pp. 303-327). Buchnummer des Verkäufers 24295

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Titel: The Scientific Papers of Charles Wheatstone....

Verlag: London: Taylor & Francis, 1879.

Erscheinungsdatum: 1879

Einband: Hardcover

Zustand: Very Good

Zustand des Schutzumschlags: No Jacket

Auflage: 1st Edition


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