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Huygens, Christiaan 1629-1695

Works: 1,089 works in 2,455 publications in 9 languages and 14,745 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Conference papers and proceedings  Records and correspondence  Periodicals  Diaries  Textbooks 
Subject Headings: Scientists 
Roles: Author, Correspondent, Recipient, Honoree, Dedicatee, Singer, Owner, Other, Collector
Classifications: QC425, 535
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Treatise on light, in which are explained the causes of that which occurs in reflexion & in refraction, and particularly in the strange refraction of Iceland crystal by Christiaan Huygens( Book )

63 editions published between 1900 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The celestial worlds discover'd by Christiaan Huygens( Book )

150 editions published between 1696 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traité de la lumière by Christiaan Huygens( Book )

147 editions published between 1640 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christiaan Huygens' the pendulum clock, or, Geometrical demonstrations concerning the motion of pendula as applied to clocks by Christiaan Huygens( Book )

49 editions published between 1673 and 1986 in 6 languages and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christiani Hugenii Zulichemii Opera varia by Christiaan Huygens( Book )

36 editions published between 1724 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oeuvres complètes de Christiaan Huygens by Christiaan Huygens( Book )

47 editions published between 1888 and 1950 in 6 languages and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wave theory of light; memoirs of Huygens, Young and Fresnel by Henry Crew( Book )

4 editions published in 1900 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christiani Hugenii De circuli magnitudine inventa accedunt eiusdem problematum quorundam illustrium constructiones by Christiaan Huygens( Book )

31 editions published between 1654 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christiaan Huygens (1629-1695) was born the son of diplomat Constantijn Huygens, and grew up in the company of prominent men, such as René Descartes. After his studies in mathematics at Leiden University, he developed himself into an important astronomer. His research included the rings of Saturn and the discovery of the moon Titan. Huygens is also known as the inventor of the pendulum clock. The Elzeviers published his first book on hyperbolae, ellipses, and circles in 1651. It was followed by this treatise on the magnitude of circles in 1654
Christiani Hugenii Zuilichemi Opera reliqua by Christiaan Huygens( Book )

23 editions published between 1728 and 1973 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cristiani Hugenii Systema saturnium, sive, De causis mirandorum Saturni phnomenôn et comite eius planeta novo by Christiaan Huygens( Book )

27 editions published between 1659 and 1967 in Latin and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leibnizens und Huygens' Briefwechsel mit Papin, nebst der Biographie Papins und einigen zugehörigen Briefen und Actenstücken by Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz( Book )

22 editions published between 1881 and 1996 in German and Multiple languages and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christian Huygens' nachgelassene Abhandlungen: Über die Bewegung der Körper durch den Stoss. Über die Centrifugalkraft by Christiaan Huygens( Book )

19 editions published between 1903 and 1930 in German and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of conjecturing, together with Letter to a friend on sets in court tennis by Jakob Bernoulli( Book )

8 editions published between 1713 and 1899 in German and Latin and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sylla provides an extensive introduction and detailed translator's notes. As supplemental texts she includes Bernoulli's "Letter to a Friend on Sets in Court Tennis" and "Thesis 32" of Theses Logicae de conversione et oppositione enunciationum."--Jacket
Christiani Hugenii libellus de ratiociniis in ludo ale. Or, the value of all chances in games of fortune; ... mathematically demonstrated by Christiaan Huygens( Book )

16 editions published between 1714 and 2005 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le cycle harmonique : (Rotterdam 1691) = Novus cyclus harmonicus : (Leiden 1724) : with Dutch and English translations by Christiaan Huygens( Book )

11 editions published in 1986 in 4 languages and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Muziektheoretische studie van de Nederlandse wis-, natuurkundige en astronoom (1629-1695)
Cosmotheoros: or, Conjectures concerning the inhabitants of the planets by Christiaan Huygens( Book )

8 editions published between 1762 and 2012 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le séjour de Christian Huygens à Paris et ses relations avec les milieux scientifiques français; suivi de son Journal de voyage à Paris et à Londres by Henri L Brugmans( Book )

4 editions published in 1935 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Treatise on light, in which are explained the causes of that which occurs in reflexion & in refraction, and particularly in the strange refraction of Iceland crystal
Alternative Names
C. H. D. Z.

C.H.D.Z 1629-1695

Christiaan Huygens

Christiaan Huygens astrnomo, fsico, y matemtico holands

Christiaan Huygens Dutch mathematician and natural philosopher

Christiaan Huygens matematico, astronomo e fisico olandese

Christiaan Huygens nederlandsk astronom, matematikar og fysikar

Christiaan Huygens nederlndsk astronom, matematiker och fysiker

Christiaan Huygens nederlandsk astronom, matematiker og fysiker

Christiaan Huygens niederlndischer Astronom, Mathematiker, Physiker und Musiktheoretiker

Christiaen Huygens

Christian Huygens

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Kristiāns Heigenss

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Zulichem, Christian Hugens de 1629-1695

Zulichem, Christianus Hugenius 1629-1695

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Zuylichem, Christian Huygens van 1629-1695

Κρίστιαν Χόυχενς Ολλανδός φυσικός, αστρονόμος και μαθηματικός

Гюйгенс, Х 1629-1695

Гюйгенс, Христиан

Кристиан Хюйгенс

Кристијан Хајгенс

Крыстыян Гюйгэнс

Христиан Гюйгенс

Християн Гюйгенс

Хрысціян Гюйгенс

Քրիստիան Հյույգենս

כריסטיאן הויגנס

كريستيان هوغنس

كريستيان هيكنز، 1629-1695

هيجنز، كريستيان، 1629-1695

کریستیان هویگنس

کریستیان هویگنس ستاره‌شناس، ریاضی‌دان، و فیزیک‌دان هلندی

क्रिश्चियन हुय्गेंस

क्रिस्टियन हुगेन्स

ক্রিস্টিয়ান হাইগেনস Physicist and mathematician

கிறித்தியான் ஐகன்சு

క్రిస్టియాన్ హైగెన్స్

കൃസ്ത്യൻ ഹ്യൂജൻസ്

คริสตียาน เฮยเคินส์

크리스티안 하위헌스




The celestial worlds discover'dThe land of Stevin and Huygens ; a sketch of science and technology in the Dutch Republic during the Golden CenturyHuygens : the man behind the principleLenses and waves : Christiaan Huygens and the mathematical science of optics in the seventeenth century