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

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Works: 30 works in 101 publications in 3 languages and 1,312 library holdings
Roles: Editor, Author, Other
Classifications: QC518, 537
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Most widely held works by W. D Niven
The scientific papers of James Clerk Maxwell by James Clerk Maxwell( Book )

19 editions published between 1890 and 2010 in English and held by 622 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 )

3 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 270 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 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volumes 1 and 2 of an important foundation work of modern physics. Brings to final form Maxwell's theory of electromagnetism and rigorously derives his general equations of field theory
The scientific papers of James Clerk Maxwell by James Clerk Maxwell( Book )

31 editions published between 1890 and 2003 in English and French and held by 53 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 scientific papers, arranged chronologically testify to Maxwell's scientific legacy and offer modern students of mathematics and physics stimulating reading
Scientific papers by James Clerk Maxwell( Book )

16 editions published between 1890 and 1965 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scientific papers of James Clerk Maxwell by James Clerk Maxwell( Book )

1 edition published in 1927 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scientific papers by James Clerk Maxwell( Book )

2 editions published between 1890 and 1927 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Scientific papers by James Clerk Maxwell( Book )

1 edition published in 1890 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basic accounting procedures by William Niven( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scientific papers of James Clerk Maxwell by James Clerk Maxwell( Book )

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

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 Clarke Maxwell by James Clerk Maxwell( Book )

2 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scientific papers of James Clerk Maxwell by James Clerk Maxwell( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The scientific papers of James Clerk Maxwell by James Clerk Maxwell( Book )

1 edition published in 1927 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The scientific papers of James Clerk Maxwell by James Clerk Maxwell( Book )

1 edition published in 1890 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

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

The scientific papers of James Clerk Maxwell by James Clerk Maxwell( Book )

1 edition published in 1927 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Scientific Papers of James Clerk Maxwell( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Niven, W. D.

Niven, William Davidson

Niven, William Davidson 1842-1917 Sir

Niven, William Davidson, Sir, 1842-1917

William Davidson Niven Scottish mathematician and electrical engineer

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The scientific papers of James Clerk Maxwell