Gibbs, J. Willard (Josiah Willard) 18391903
Overview
Works:  192 works in 879 publications in 7 languages and 9,268 library holdings 

Genres:  Biography History Conference papers and proceedings Criticism, interpretation, etc Periodicals 
Roles:  Author, Editor, Other, Composer, Annotator 
Classifications:  Q113, 925 
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Most widely held works about
J. Willard Gibbs
 Josiah Willard Gibbs, the history of a great mind by Lynde Phelps Wheeler( Book )
 Willard Gibbs by Muriel Rukeyser( Book )
 Famous American men of science by J. G Crowther( Book )
 A commentary on the scientific writings of J. Willard Gibbs by F. G Donnan( Book )
 Proceedings of the Gibbs Symposium : Yale University, May 1517, 1989 by D. G Caldi( Book )
 Modern thermodynamics by the methods of Willard Gibbs by E. A Guggenheim( Book )
 Josiah W. Gibbs, American theoretical physicist by Benedict A Leerburger( Book )
 Men of physics: J. Willard Gibbs, American mathematical physicist par excellence by Raymond John Seeger( Book )
 The influence of J. Williard Gibbs on the science of physical chemistry; an address by F.G. Donnan, on the occasion of the centenary celebration of the founding of the Franklin institute and the inauguration exercises of the Bartol research foundation, September 17, 18, 19, 1924 by F. G Donnan( Book )
 JosiahWillard Gibbs by Pierre Maurice Marie Duhem( )
 A Professor's theory & its practical uses; the work of J. Willard Gibbs & some applications to industry by Yale University( Book )
 Die GaussGibbssche Methode der Bahnbestimmung eines Himmelskörpers aus drei Beobachtungen by Johannes Frischauf( Book )
 Mathematics and the biological sciences by Horatio Burt Williams( Book )
 Toepassing der Statistische Mechanica van Gibbs op molekulairtheoretische vraagstukken by L. S Ornstein( Book )
 Dzhozaii︠a︡ Villard Gibbs by U. I Frankfurt( Book )
 Josiah Willard Gibbs : Exercises in celebration of the fiftieth anniversary of publication of his work on heterogeneous substance : with addresses at the Graduates Club in New Haven Connecticut in June, MCMXXVII( Book )
 Biographical memoir of Josiah Willard Gibbs, 18391903, by Charles S. Hastings by Charles S Hastings( Book )
 Josiah Willard Gibbs & George Westinghouse [Program] the Hall of Fame for Great Americans at New York University, 1 December 1957 by New York University( Book )
 A commentary on the scientific writings of J. Willard Gibbs, PH. D, LL. D., formerly professor of mathematical physics in Yale University by F. G Donnan( Book )
 Change of phase : the transformation of nineteenthcentury thermodynamics : Josiah Willard Gibbs (18731878) by Ghassan Kasim Khatib( )
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Most widely held works by
J. Willard Gibbs
Elementary principles in statistical mechanics, developed with especial reference to the rational foundation of thermodynamics by
J. Willard Gibbs(
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89 editions published between 1902 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Written by J. Willard Gibbs, the most distinguished American mathematical physicist of the nineteenth century, this book was the first to bring together and arrange in logical order the works of Clausius, Maxwell, Boltzmann, and Gibbs himself. The lucid, advancedlevel text remains a valuable collection of fundamental equations and principles. Topics include the general problem and the fundamental equation of statistical mechanics, the canonical distribution of the average energy values in a canonical ensemble of systems, and formulas for evaluating important functions of the energies of a system. Additional discussions cover maximum and minimal properties of distribution in phase, a valuable comparison of statistical mechanics with thermodynamics, and many other subjects
89 editions published between 1902 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Written by J. Willard Gibbs, the most distinguished American mathematical physicist of the nineteenth century, this book was the first to bring together and arrange in logical order the works of Clausius, Maxwell, Boltzmann, and Gibbs himself. The lucid, advancedlevel text remains a valuable collection of fundamental equations and principles. Topics include the general problem and the fundamental equation of statistical mechanics, the canonical distribution of the average energy values in a canonical ensemble of systems, and formulas for evaluating important functions of the energies of a system. Additional discussions cover maximum and minimal properties of distribution in phase, a valuable comparison of statistical mechanics with thermodynamics, and many other subjects
Scientific papers by
J. Willard Gibbs(
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64 editions published between 1906 and 2010 in English and held by 1,108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
64 editions published between 1906 and 2010 in English and held by 1,108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vector analysis: a textbook for the use of students of mathematics and physics by
J. Willard Gibbs(
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83 editions published between 1901 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
83 editions published between 1901 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The collected works of J. Willard Gibbs by
J. Willard Gibbs(
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41 editions published between 1928 and 1957 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
41 editions published between 1928 and 1957 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The collected works of by
J. Willard Gibbs(
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24 editions published between 1928 and 1948 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
24 editions published between 1928 and 1948 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the equilibrium of heterogeneous substances by
J. Willard Gibbs(
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35 editions published between 1875 and 2003 in French and English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
35 editions published between 1875 and 2003 in French and English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The works of Oliver Goldsmith by
Oliver Goldsmith(
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23 editions published between 1885 and 1886 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
23 editions published between 1885 and 1886 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The early work of Willard Gibbs in applied mechanics : comprising the text of his hitherto unpublished Ph. D. thesis and accounts
of his mechanical inventions by
J. Willard Gibbs(
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10 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
10 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The scientific papers of J. Willard Gibbs, Ph. D. Ll. D., formerly professor of mathematical physics in Yale University :
in two volumes by
J. Willard Gibbs(
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10 editions published between 1906 and 1970 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
10 editions published between 1906 and 1970 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Principes élémentaires de mécanique statistique by
J. Willard Gibbs(
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21 editions published between 1926 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
21 editions published between 1926 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thermodynamische Studien by
J. Willard Gibbs(
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13 editions published between 1892 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
13 editions published between 1892 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Modern theory of capillarity : to the centennial of Gibbs' theory of capillarity = Moderne Kapillaritätstheorie by
F. C Goodrich(
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4 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
4 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Diagrammes et surfaces thermodyamiques by
J. Willard Gibbs(
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19 editions published between 1903 and 2016 in French and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
19 editions published between 1903 and 2016 in French and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the determination of elliptic orbits from three complete observations by
J. Willard Gibbs(
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5 editions published between 1889 and 2012 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
5 editions published between 1889 and 2012 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elementare Grundlagen der statistischen Mechanik; entwickeit besonders im Hinblick auf eine rationelle Begründung der Thermodynamik by
J. Willard Gibbs(
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14 editions published between 1905 and 1960 in German and English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
14 editions published between 1905 and 1960 in German and English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Memoir of the Gibbs family of Warwickshire, England, and United States of America by
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7 editions published in 1879 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thomas Gybbys was settled in Warwickshire, England, in the time of Richard II. His descendant of the eighth generation, Sir Henry Gibbs (15931667), married ca. 1612, Elizabeth Temple, daughter of Sir Thomas Temple of Stow, Bucks. They had seven children. Their son, Robert Gibbs (ca. 16341674), immigrated to Boston, Massachusetts, ca. 1658, where he became a distinguished merchant. He married Elizabeth Sheafe, daughter of Jacob and Margaret Sheafe, in 1660. They had four children, 16631762. Their grandson, Henry Gibbs (17091759), son of Henry Gibbs (16681723) was born at Watertown, Massachusetts. He married twice and was the father of five children. Record chiefly follows line of descent to John Wyckoff Gibbs (18201878), son of Joshiah Willard Gibbs (17851853). He was born and died at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He married Elizabeth Jane Strawbridge, daughter of John and Frances Strawbridge, in 1845. They had five children, 18461860
7 editions published in 1879 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thomas Gybbys was settled in Warwickshire, England, in the time of Richard II. His descendant of the eighth generation, Sir Henry Gibbs (15931667), married ca. 1612, Elizabeth Temple, daughter of Sir Thomas Temple of Stow, Bucks. They had seven children. Their son, Robert Gibbs (ca. 16341674), immigrated to Boston, Massachusetts, ca. 1658, where he became a distinguished merchant. He married Elizabeth Sheafe, daughter of Jacob and Margaret Sheafe, in 1660. They had four children, 16631762. Their grandson, Henry Gibbs (17091759), son of Henry Gibbs (16681723) was born at Watertown, Massachusetts. He married twice and was the father of five children. Record chiefly follows line of descent to John Wyckoff Gibbs (18201878), son of Joshiah Willard Gibbs (17851853). He was born and died at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He married Elizabeth Jane Strawbridge, daughter of John and Frances Strawbridge, in 1845. They had five children, 18461860
The scientific papers of J. Willard Gibbs by
J. Willard Gibbs(
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17 editions published between 1901 and 1994 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
17 editions published between 1901 and 1994 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the equilibrium of heterogeneous substances by
J. Willard Gibbs(
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in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
L'Équilibre des substances hétérogènes : exposé abrégé by
J. Willard Gibbs(
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9 editions published in 1919 in French and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
9 editions published in 1919 in French and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elements of vector analysis : arranged for the use of students in physics by
J. Willard Gibbs(
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6 editions published between 1884 and 2015 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
6 editions published between 1884 and 2015 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Related Identities
 Wheeler, Lynde Phelps Other Author
 Rukeyser, Muriel 19131980 Author
 Van Name, Ralph Gibbs 18771961 Editor
 Bumstead, Henry Andrews 18701920 Other Author Editor
 Franklin, Benjamin 17061790
 Edison, Thomas A. (Thomas Alva) 18471931
 Henry, Joseph 17971878
 Crowther, J. G. (James Gerald) 18991983 Author
 Wilson, Edwin Bidwell 18791964 Author Editor
 Donnan, F. G. (Frederick George) 18701956 Other Author Editor
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Cozayya Uillard Gibbs
Džosaja Vilard Gibs
Džosija Vilārds Gibss
Gibbs, Dž. V.
Gibbs, Dzhozaāi︠a︡ Villard 18391903
Gibbs, Dzhozaĭi︠a︡ Villard 18391903
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Gibbs, Džozajja V. 18391903
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