Gibbs, J. Willard (Josiah Willard) 18391903
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Works:  180 works in 796 publications in 6 languages and 9,288 library holdings 

Genres:  Biography History Conference papers and proceedings Periodicals 
Roles:  Author, Editor, Composer, Other 
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 Gibbs Symposium( 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 )
 Mathematics and the biological sciences by Horatio Burt Williams( Book )
 JosiahWillard Gibbs by Pierre Maurice Marie Duhem( Book )
 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 )
 Dzhozaii︠a︡ Villard Gibbs by Usher Ioĭnovich 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 )
 Change of phase : the transformation of nineteenthcentury thermodynamics : Josiah Willard Gibbs (18731878) by Ghassan Kasim Khatib( )
 Famous American men of science by J. G Crowther( 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 )
 Oral history interview with Edwin Bidwell Wilson by Edwin Bidwell Wilson( )
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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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101 editions published between 1902 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,192 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
101 editions published between 1902 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,192 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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54 editions published between 1906 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
54 editions published between 1906 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,173 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 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
83 editions published between 1901 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The collected works of J. Willard Gibbs by
J. Willard Gibbs(
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8 editions published between 1928 and 1957 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
8 editions published between 1928 and 1957 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The collected works of J. Willard Gibbs by
J. Willard Gibbs(
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16 editions published between 1928 and 1948 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
16 editions published between 1928 and 1948 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The works of Oliver Goldsmith by
Oliver Goldsmith(
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24 editions published between 1901 and 1908 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
24 editions published between 1901 and 1908 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the equilibrium of heterogeneous substances by
J. Willard Gibbs(
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28 editions published between 1878 and 2003 in French and English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
28 editions published between 1878 and 2003 in French and English and held by 183 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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11 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
11 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The scientific papers of J. Willard Gibbs by
J. Willard Gibbs(
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32 editions published between 1901 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
32 editions published between 1901 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thermodynamische Studien by
J. Willard Gibbs(
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12 editions published in 1892 in 3 languages and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
12 editions published in 1892 in 3 languages and held by 81 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 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
4 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Diagrammes et surfaces thermodynamiques by
J. Willard Gibbs(
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14 editions published between 1903 and 1904 in French and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
14 editions published between 1903 and 1904 in French and held by 43 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 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
5 editions published between 1889 and 2012 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The scientific papers of J. Willard Gibbs by
J. Willard Gibbs(
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19 editions published between 1906 and 1994 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
19 editions published between 1906 and 1994 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the equilibrium of heterogeneous substances by
J. Willard Gibbs(
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in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
in English and held by 36 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 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
9 editions published in 1919 in French and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The collected works of J. Willard Gibbs : in two volumes by
J. Willard Gibbs(
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21 editions published between 1928 and 1957 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
21 editions published between 1928 and 1957 in English and held by 35 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 33 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 33 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 collected works of J. Willard Gibbs by
J. Willard Gibbs(
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19 editions published between 1928 and 1957 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
19 editions published between 1928 and 1957 in English and held by 26 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 1881 and 1884 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
6 editions published between 1881 and 1884 in English and held by 18 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
 Henry, Joseph 17971878
 Franklin, Benjamin 17061790
 Crowther, J. G. (James Gerald) 18991983 Author
 Edison, Thomas A. (Thomas Alva) 18471931
 Wilson, Edwin Bidwell 18791964 Author Editor
 Donnan, F. G. (Frederick George) 18701956 Other Author Editor
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Cozayya Uillard Gibbs
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