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Boltzmann, Ludwig 1844-1906

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Works: 465 works in 1,444 publications in 6 languages and 12,068 library holdings
Genres: Biographies  History  Conference papers and proceedings  Personal correspondence  Popular works  Autobiographies  Travel writing 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Contributor, Other, Dedicatee, Collector, Author of introduction, Creator, Interviewee
Classifications: QC16.B64, 530.092
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Lectures on gas theory by Ludwig Boltzmann( Book )

81 editions published between 1896 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 1,076 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the great masterpieces of theoretical physics, this classic work contains a comprehensive exposition of the kinetic theory of gases that is still relevant today, nearly 100 years after its first publication. Although the modifications of quantum mechanics have rendered some parts of the work obsolete, many of the topics dealt with still yield to the classical-mechanics approach outlined by Boltzmann; moreover, a variety of problems in aerodynamics, nuclear reactors, and thermonuclear power generation are best solved by Boltzmann's famous transport equation. The work is divided into two
Theoretical physics and philosophical problems : selected writings by Ludwig Boltzmann( Book )

23 editions published in 1974 in 3 languages and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L. The work of Ludwig Boltzmann (1844-1906) consists of two kinds of writings: in the first part of his active life he devoted himself entirely to problems of physics, while in the second part he tried to find a philosoph 1 ical background for his activities in and around the natural sciences. Most scientists are much more aware of his creative work in physics than of his digressions on the meaning and structure of science. I think in the present case the reason is not so much that most scientists are usually almost entirely occupied with their trade, because Boltzmann's philosophical work is also concerned with the (natural) sciences. I rather believe that the quality and consistency of Boltzmann's purely scientific work is of a more appealing nature than his less structured considerations on human activity in science and in life in general. 2. I think that it may be appropriate for the readers of this anthology to say a few words on the main findings of Boltzmann in physics, since in the end their 'philosophical' inlpact has been larger than the effect of his later writings. Moreover some knowledge of his scientific achievements can be helpful for the understanding and appreciation of the essays printed in this book, which almost all stem from Boltzmann's philosophical period. Boltzmann was one of the main protagonists - at least in continental Europe - of atomistics for explaining the phenomena of physics
Vorlesungen über Maxwells Theorie der Elektricität und des Lichtes by Ludwig Boltzmann( Book )

47 editions published between 1891 and 1982 in German and Undetermined and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

T. 1. Ableitung der Grundgleichungen für ruhende, homogene, isotrope Körper -- T. 2. Verhältniss zur Fernwirkungstheorie : specielle Fälle der Elektrostatik, stationären Strömung und Induction
Ueber physikalische kraftlinien by James Clerk Maxwell( )

20 editions published between 1898 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anwendung der theorie der molekularwirbel -- I. Auf die erscheinungen des magnetismus -- II. Auf elektrische ströme -- III. Auf die statische elektricität -- IV. Auf die wirkung des magnetismus auf polarisirtes licht
Populäre Schriften by Ludwig Boltzmann( Book )

43 editions published between 1905 and 2018 in German and Undetermined and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Über die Methoden der theoretischen Physik (unwesentlich gekürzt) 1892.- Der zweite Hauptsatz der mechanischen Wärmetheorie (gekürzt) 1886.- Gustav Robert Kirchhoff (gekürzt) 1887.- Über die Bedeutung von Theorien 1890.- Josef Stefan (gekürzt) 1895.- Ein Wort der Mathematik an die Energetik (gekürzt) 1896.- Zur Energetik (gekürzt) 1896.- Über die Unentbehrlichkeit der Atomistik in der Naturwissenschaft (gekürzt) 1897.- Über die Frage nach der objektiven Existenz der Vorgänge in der unbelebten Natur (unwesentlich gekürzt) 1897.- Über die Entwicklung der Methoden der theoretischen Physik in neue
Wissenschaftliche Abhandlungen by Ludwig Boltzmann( Book )

34 editions published between 1909 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Austrian physicist Ludwig Eduard Boltzmann (1844-1906), educated at the University of Vienna, was appointed professor of mathematical physics at the University of Graz in 1869 at the age of only twenty-five. Boltzmann did important work in the fields of statistical mechanics and statistical thermodynamics; for instance, he contributed to the kinetic theory concerned with molecular speeds in gas. Boltzmann also promoted atomic theory, which at the time was still highly controversial. He was a member of the Imperial Austrian Academy of Sciences from 1885 and became a member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences in 1888. This three-volume work, prepared in 1909 by the physicist Fritz Hasenöhrl, one of Boltzmann's students, comprises all his academic publications from 1865 to 1905. Volume 3 contains papers from 1882 to 1905, including work on gas diffusion and thermodynamics
Vorlesungen ueber die Principe der Mechanik by Ludwig Boltzmann( Book )

14 editions published between 1897 and 2017 in German and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1. T. Die Principe, bei denen nicht Ausdrücke nach der Zeit integrirt werden, welche Variationen der Coordinaten oder ihrer Ableitungen nach der Zeit enthalten -- 2. T. Die Wirkungsprinzipe, die Lagrangeschen Gleichungen und deren Anwendungen -- 3. T. Elastizitätstheorie und Hydromechanik, hrsg. von Hugo Buchholz
Vorlesungen ueber die Principe der Mechanik by Ludwig Boltzmann( )

32 editions published between 1897 and 2010 in German and Undetermined and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ueber Faraday's Kraftlinien. by James Clerk Maxwell( Book )

18 editions published between 1895 and 1913 in German and Undetermined and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wissenschaftliche Abhandlungen : im Auftrage und mit Unterstützung der Akademien der Wissenschaften zu Berlin, Göttingen, Leipzig, München, Wien by Ludwig Boltzmann( Book )

24 editions published between 1874 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gesammelte abhandlungen by G Kirchhoff( Book )

12 editions published between 1882 and 1891 in German and Undetermined and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vorlesungen über die principe der mechanik by Ludwig Boltzmann( Book )

34 editions published between 1897 and 1974 in German and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Über die Prinzipien der Mechanik : zwei akademische Antrittsreden by Ludwig Boltzmann( Book )

21 editions published between 1903 and 2014 in German and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Principien der Naturfilosofi = Lectures on natural philosophy, 1903-1906 by Ludwig Boltzmann( Book )

10 editions published in 1990 in German and English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leçons sur la théorie des gaz by Ludwig Boltzmann( Book )

25 editions published between 1902 and 2009 in French and Italian and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Populäre Schriften by Ludwig Boltzmann( Book )

8 editions published between 1905 and 1979 in German and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Den Einleitung versehen, in der auch einige der Wechselwirkungen der Ideen Boltzmanns mit der traditionellen Ideenwelt unserer Zivilisation zur Sprache kommen. Die, 'popuHiren Schriften", die bei ganz verschiedenartigen Ge legenheiten und fUr unterschiedliche ZuhOrerkreise verfaBt wurden, sind in ungleichem MaB "popular". Zu beachten ist auch die Weite des Feldes, das Boltzmann behandelte, ohne daB man jemals das Geftihl be kame, es mit einem Dilettanten zu tun zu haben. Boltzmann war kein enger physikalischer Spezialist, sondern er nahm auch an Problemen der Biologie und der Philo sophie ebenso fachkundigen wie leidenschaft lichen Anteil. Sicher wird der Leser nicht nur eine Hille tiefer Gedan ken kennenlernen, sondern auch den titanenhaften Geist bewundern, der sie ausgesprochen hat. Urn die Wtirdigung zu erleichtern, sei nun noch ein kurzer zusammenfassender Uberblick tiber Boltzmanns Leben und besonders tiber sein Werk vorausgeschickt. Ludwig Eduard Boltzmann 2 wurde 1844 in Wien als Sohn eines Staatsbeamten geboren und verlor den Vater irn Alter von 15 Jahren
Entropie und Wahrscheinlichkeit : (1872-1905) by Ludwig Boltzmann( Book )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in German and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leçons sur la théorie de gaz by Ludwig Boltzmann( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in French and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wissenschaftliche Abhandlungen by Ludwig Boltzmann( )

16 editions published between 1909 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Austrian physicist Ludwig Eduard Boltzmann (1844-1906), educated at the University of Vienna, was appointed professor of mathematical physics at the University of Graz in 1869 at the age of only twenty-five. Boltzmann did important work in the fields of statistical mechanics and statistical thermodynamics; for instance, he contributed to the kinetic theory concerned with molecular speeds in gas. Boltzmann also promoted atomic theory, which at the time was still highly controversial. He was a member of the Imperial Austrian Academy of Sciences from 1885 and became a member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences in 1888. This three-volume work, prepared in 1909 by the physicist Fritz Hasenöhrl, one of Boltzmann's students, comprises all his academic publications from 1865 to 1905. Volume 3 contains papers from 1882 to 1905, including work on gas diffusion and thermodynamics
Gustav Robert Kirchhoff : Festrede zur Feier des 301. Gründungstages der Karl-Franzens-Universität zu Graz gehalten am 15. November 1887 by Ludwig Boltzmann( Book )

18 editions published between 1888 and 2016 in German and Undetermined and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Theoretical physics and philosophical problems : selected writings
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Bol'cman, L.

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Bolʹcman, Ljudvig 1844-1906

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Bolʼt︡ʹsman, L. (Li︡ʹudvig), 1844-1906

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Boltzman, L. 1844-1906

Boltzman, L. 1844-1906 (Ludwig)

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Λούντβιχ Μπόλτσμαν

Больтцманн Л

Больтцманн Л. 1844-1906

Больцман, Людвиг

Больцман, Людвиг 1844-1906

Лудвиг Болцман

Людвиг Больцман

Людвиг Больцман австрийский физик-теоретик, основатель статистической механики и молекулярно-кинетической теории

Людвіг Больцман

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לודוויג בולצמן

לודוויג בולצמן פיזיקאי אוסטרי

بولتسمان ليۋدۆىيگ

لودفيج بولتزمان

لودفيغ بولتزمان

لودفيغ بولتزمان فيزيائي نمساوي

لودویق بولتسمان

لودویگ بولتزمان فیزیک‌دان و شیمی‌دان اتریشی

لودویگ بولتزمان فیزیک‌دان و فلسفه‌دان اتریشی

لڈوگ بولٹزمان

लुडविग बोल्ट्झमन

লুডভিগ বোলৎসমান

লুডভিগ বোলৎসমান অস্ট্রীয় পদার্থবিজ্ঞানী

லுட்விக் போல்ட்ஸ்மான்

ลุดวิก โบลทซ์มันน์

ลูทวิช บ็อลทซ์มัน

루트비히 볼츠만

볼츠만, 루트비히 1844-1906

볼츠만, 루트비히 에두아르드 1844-1906

ボルツマン

ルートヴィッヒ・ボルツマン

波茲曼

路德維希·波茲曼

路德维希·玻尔兹曼

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