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Niven, W. D. (William Davidson) Sir 1842-1917

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Works: 20 works in 84 publications in 2 languages and 1,131 library holdings
Genres: Records and correspondence  Archives  Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc  Sources  History  Biography 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: QC518, 537
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The scientific papers of James Clerk Maxwell by James Clerk Maxwell ( Book )
36 editions published between 1890 and 2010 in English and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The publication in 1890 of the two-volume Scientific Papers of James Clerk Maxwell, edited by W. D. Niven, was one of the two objects of a committee formed 'for the purpose of securing a fitting memorial of him' (the other object being the commissioning of a marble bust for the Cavendish Laboratory). Before his death in 1879 at the age of 48, Clerk Maxwell had made major contributions to many areas of theoretical physics and mathematics, not least his discoveries in the fields of electromagnetism and of the kinetic theory of gases, which have
Scientific papers by James Clerk Maxwell ( Book )
15 editions published between 1890 and 1965 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A treatise on electricity and magnetism by James Clerk Maxwell ( Book )
4 editions published in 1881 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Scientific Papers of James Clerk Maxwell, Vol. I by James Clerk Maxwell ( Book )
7 editions published between 1890 and 2011 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One of the greatest theoretical physicists of the 19th century, James Clerk Maxwell is best known for his studies of the electromagnetic field. These 101 scientific papers, arranged chronologically in two volumes, testify to Maxwell's scientific legacy and offer modern students of mathematics and physics stimulating reading. 197 figures. 39 tables. 1890 edition
The scientific papers of James Clerk Maxwell by James Clerk Maxwell ( Book )
5 editions published between 1890 and 2003 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Scientific papers / J.C. Maxwell ; ed. by W.D. Niven by James Clerk Maxwell ( Book )
1 edition published in 1890 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The scientific papers of James Clerk Maxwell : two vol. bound as one by W. D Niven ( Book )
1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The conflicts of the early church by W. D Niven ( Book )
2 editions published between 1930 and 1931 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Procedimientos básicos de contabilidad by William Niven ( Book )
1 edition published in 1966 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Scientific Papers of J.C. Maxwell ... Edited by W.D. Niven by W. D Niven ( Book )
1 edition published in 1890 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The scientific papers of James Clerk Maxwell. Edited by W.D. Niven by James Clerk Maxwell ( Book )
1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The scientific papers of James Clerk Maxwell : two volumes bound as one by James Clerk Maxwell ( Book )
1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On spherical harmonics by W. D Niven ( Book )
2 editions published between 1877 and 1878 in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rev. James A. Russell, M.A., Aberdeen : a memoir ( Book )
1 edition published in 1922 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The scientific papers of James Clerk Maxwell ( Book )
1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
On certain Definite Integrals occurring in Spherical Harmonic Analysis and on the Expansion in Series, of the Potential of the Ellipsoid and the Ellipse by W. D Niven ( Book )
1 edition published in 1879 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The scientific papers of James Clerk Maxwell ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
On ellipsoidal harmonies by W. D Niven ( Book )
1 edition published in 1891 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
On the calculation of the trajectories of shot by W. D Niven ( Book )
1 edition published in 1877 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Niven, W. D.
Niven, William Davidson
Niven, William Davidson, Sir, 1842-1917
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English (81)
Spanish (1)
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