Burgers, J. M. (Johannes Martinus) 18951981
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Works:  159 works in 341 publications in 3 languages and 2,498 library holdings 

Genres:  Conference papers and proceedings Biography Terminology 
Roles:  Author, Editor, Honoree, Correspondent, Other, Creator, Contributor, Recipient, Author of introduction 
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Most widely held works about
J. M Burgers
 Selected Papers of J.M. Burgers by F. T. M Nieuwstadt( )
 Johannes M. Burgers autobiographical notes by J. M Burgers( )
 Oral history interview with Johannes Martinus Burgers by J. M Burgers( )
 Dirk Jan Struik autobiography, chapter V: Leiden science by Dirk J Struik( )
 Oral history interview with Wojciech Rubinowicz by Wojciech Rubinowicz( )
 Oral history interview with Ernst Pascual Jordan by Pascual Jordan( )
 Oral history interview with P.A.M. Dirac by P. A. M Dirac( )
 Paul Ehrenfest correspondence and lectures by Paul Ehrenfest( )
 Burgers, J.M( )
 Papers of Johannes Martinus Burgers by J. M Burgers( )
 Computational analysis of Burgers' turbulence by Stephen Keith Versteeg( )
 by Paul Ehrenfest( )
 Sydney Chapman festschrift material by Sydney Chapman( )
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Most widely held works by
J. M Burgers
Experience and conceptual activity; a philosophical essay based upon the writings of A.N. Whitehead by
J. M Burgers(
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17 editions published between 1965 and 2007 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
17 editions published between 1965 and 2007 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Flow equations for composite gases by
J. M Burgers(
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14 editions published between 1960 and 1969 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The volume develops complete sets of flow equations for composite gases, including those giving the components of heat flow and the pressure tensor. Attention is given to both the singleand multifluid pictures. Topics treated include the BhatnagarGrossKrook and FokkerPlanck approximations, charged particles in electric and magnetic fields, and the effects of chemical reactions and of radiation. Separate treatment of the left and right sides of the Boltzmann equation facilitates discussion of various collision problems, crosssection cutoff effect with twoparticle distribution functions, the standard MaxwellBoltzmann collision integral, and other topics
14 editions published between 1960 and 1969 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The volume develops complete sets of flow equations for composite gases, including those giving the components of heat flow and the pressure tensor. Attention is given to both the singleand multifluid pictures. Topics treated include the BhatnagarGrossKrook and FokkerPlanck approximations, charged particles in electric and magnetic fields, and the effects of chemical reactions and of radiation. Separate treatment of the left and right sides of the Boltzmann equation facilitates discussion of various collision problems, crosssection cutoff effect with twoparticle distribution functions, the standard MaxwellBoltzmann collision integral, and other topics
The nonlinear diffusion equation : asymptotic solutions and statistical problems by
J. M Burgers(
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18 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in English and Dutch and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Statistical problems connected with asymptotic solutions of the onedimensional nonlinear diffusion equation
18 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in English and Dutch and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Statistical problems connected with asymptotic solutions of the onedimensional nonlinear diffusion equation
Dynamics of fluids and plasmas; proceedings by Symposium on the Dynamics of Fluids and Plasmas(
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1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Het atoommodel van RutherfordBohr by
J. M Burgers(
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12 editions published between 1918 and 1919 in Dutch and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
12 editions published between 1918 and 1919 in Dutch and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selected papers of J.M. Burgers by
J. M Burgers(
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8 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
J.M. Burgers (18951981) is regarded as one of the leading scientists in the field of fluid mechanics, contributing many important results, a number of which still bear his name. However, the work of this outstanding scientist was mostly published in the Proceedings and Transactions of The Royal Netherlands Academy of Sciences, of which he was a distinguished member. Nowadays, this work is almost impossible to obtain through the usual library channels. Therefore, the editors have decided to reissue the most important work of J.M. Burgers, which gives the reader access to the original papers which led to important results, now known as the Burgers Equation, the Burgers Vector and the Burgers Vortex. Further, the book contains a biography of J.M. Burgers, which provides the reader with both information on his scientific life, as well as a rounded impression of the many activities which J.M. Burgers performed or was involved in outside his science
8 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
J.M. Burgers (18951981) is regarded as one of the leading scientists in the field of fluid mechanics, contributing many important results, a number of which still bear his name. However, the work of this outstanding scientist was mostly published in the Proceedings and Transactions of The Royal Netherlands Academy of Sciences, of which he was a distinguished member. Nowadays, this work is almost impossible to obtain through the usual library channels. Therefore, the editors have decided to reissue the most important work of J.M. Burgers, which gives the reader access to the original papers which led to important results, now known as the Burgers Equation, the Burgers Vector and the Burgers Vortex. Further, the book contains a biography of J.M. Burgers, which provides the reader with both information on his scientific life, as well as a rounded impression of the many activities which J.M. Burgers performed or was involved in outside his science
Proceedings of the first International Congress for Applied Mechanics, Delft, 1924 by
C. B Biezeno(
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8 editions published in 1925 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
8 editions published in 1925 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Trekken van de moderne westerse wetenschap by
J. M Burgers(
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3 editions published in 1944 in Dutch and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
3 editions published in 1944 in Dutch and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nonuniform propagation of shock waves by
J. M Burgers(
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3 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
3 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lectures on fluid mechanics by
Sydney Goldstein(
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19 editions published between 1960 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
19 editions published between 1960 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reflections on the concept of life by
J. M Burgers(
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4 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The report brings forward some reasons why one can be doubtful whether the phenomena of life can be explained to a sufficient extent on the basis of the ideas developed in the physical sciences. (Author)
4 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The report brings forward some reasons why one can be doubtful whether the phenomena of life can be explained to a sufficient extent on the basis of the ideas developed in the physical sciences. (Author)
Mathematical examples illustrating relations occurring in the theory of turbulent fluid motion by
J. M Burgers(
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5 editions published in 1939 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
5 editions published in 1939 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Proceedings by International Congress for Applied Mechanics(
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2 editions published between 1925 and 1958 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
2 editions published between 1925 and 1958 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Over de verhouding tussen het entropiebegrip en de levensfuncties by
J. M Burgers(
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5 editions published in 1943 in Dutch and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
5 editions published in 1943 in Dutch and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Grondslagen voor een nomenclatuur der deformaties by
J. M Burgers(
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4 editions published in 1941 in Dutch and German and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
4 editions published in 1941 in Dutch and German and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Preliminary measurements of the distribution of the velocity of a fluid in the immediate neighbourhood of a plane, smooth
surface by
J. M Burgers(
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4 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
4 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Report of the principles of rheological nomenclature by
International Council of Scientific Unions(
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8 editions published between 1948 and 1949 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
8 editions published between 1948 and 1949 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ervaring en conceptie : "leven schept materie"/ J.M. Burgers by
J. M Burgers(
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5 editions published in 1956 in Dutch and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
5 editions published in 1956 in Dutch and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Statistical problems connected with asymptotic solutions of the onedimensional nonlinear diffusion equation by
J. M Burgers(
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2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The topic treated in the report is a distant outcome of old attempts to arrive at a statistical theory of turbulent fluid motion, modeled after the example of classical statistical mechanics as applied to the kinetic theory of gases. The attempts did not bring the desired success, but they made clear that essential features of the spectrum of turbulence are due to the simultaneous presence of dissipative as well as nonlinear inertial terms in the equations of motion. It seemed attractive therefore to study the interaction between these terms in an extremely simplified equation, the onedimensional nonlinear, diffusion or heat flow equation: (U sub t) + u(u sub x) = nu (u sub xx). The study proved to have an interest of itself, and a set of results referring to 'asymptotic solutions', corresponding to vanishing viscosity and large values of t, is described in the report
2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The topic treated in the report is a distant outcome of old attempts to arrive at a statistical theory of turbulent fluid motion, modeled after the example of classical statistical mechanics as applied to the kinetic theory of gases. The attempts did not bring the desired success, but they made clear that essential features of the spectrum of turbulence are due to the simultaneous presence of dissipative as well as nonlinear inertial terms in the equations of motion. It seemed attractive therefore to study the interaction between these terms in an extremely simplified equation, the onedimensional nonlinear, diffusion or heat flow equation: (U sub t) + u(u sub x) = nu (u sub xx). The study proved to have an interest of itself, and a set of results referring to 'asymptotic solutions', corresponding to vanishing viscosity and large values of t, is described in the report
Zwart en wit uit het roode Rusland by
Henri Pieck(
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1 edition published in 1930 in Dutch and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 1930 in Dutch and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Related Identities
 Whitehead, Alfred North 18611947
 University of Maryland, College Park Institute for Fluid Dynamics and Applied Mathematics
 United States Air Force Office of Scientific Research
 Bai, Shiyi Editor
 Nieuwstadt, F. T. M. (Frans T. M.) 1946 Author
 Steketee, J. A.
 Biezeno, C. B. (Cornelis Benjamin) 18881975 Author Editor
 Rijksuniversiteit te Leiden
 International Union of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics
 Thomas, Richard N. 19211996 Other Editor
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Aerodynamics Air flow Asymptotic expansions Atomic theory Biophysics Bohr, Niels, Born, Max, Broglie, Louis de, Burgers, J. M.(Johannes Martinus), Burgers equation Deformations (Mechanics) Dirac, P. A. M.(Paul Adrien Maurice), Ehrenfest, Paul, Einstein, Albert, Engineers Entropy Epstein, Paul S.(Paul Sophus), Experience Fluid dynamics Fluid mechanics Gas dynamics Gas flow Heisenberg, Werner, Interstellar matter Jordan, Pascual, Kramers, Hendrik Anthony, Københavns universitet Life Lorentz, H. A.(Hendrik Antoon), Mechanics, Applied Netherlands Nuclear physics Pauli, Wolfgang, Physics PhysicsStudy and teaching Plasma dynamics Quantum theory Reasoning Rheology Rijksuniversiteit te Leiden Schrödinger, Erwin, Science SciencePhilosophy Shock waves Sommerfeld, Arnold, Students Transport theory TurbulenceMathematical models Universität Göttingen Whitehead, Alfred North,
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Burgers, J. M.
Burgers, J. M. 18951981
Burgers, J. M. (Johannes Martinus), 1895
Burgers, Jan 18951981
Burgers, Jan M. 18951981
Burgers, Johannes Martinus 1895
Burgers, Johannes Martinus 18951981
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Jan Burgers Dutch physicist
Jan Burgers físico neerlandés
Jan Burgers nederlandsk fysikar
Jan Burgers nederländsk fysiker
Johannes Martinus Burgers
Johannes Martinus Burgers holländischer Physiker
Johannes Martinus Burgers physicien néerlandais
Иоханнес Мартинус Бюргерс
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يناير برجرز فيزيائي هولندي
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