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Zwicky, F. (Fritz) 1898-1974

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Works: 154 works in 348 publications in 2 languages and 2,594 library holdings
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Discovery, invention, research through the morphological approach by F Zwicky( Book )

28 editions published between 1966 and 1989 in German and English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New methods of thought and procedure by F Zwicky( Book )

31 editions published in 1967 in English and German and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

10 Definitions Operations research, first called operational re search by P.M.S. Blackett (1) in Britain about 1938, has a broad zneaning illustrated by several exaznples in this section. Briefly, it znay be defined as the study of znan znachine systezns that have a purpose. In znore descriptive terzns, operations research involves the application of physical, biological, and social sciences in the znost quanti tative way possible. It thus draws on the disciplines of znedicine, psychology, and all forzns of engineering (2). As the following historical exaznples will show, an essential ste
Morphological astronomy by F Zwicky( Book )

15 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in English and German and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man has a great tendency to get lost or to hide, as the case may be, in a jungle of details and in unnecessary complications. Why do anything simply if you can do it complicated? And still, life itself presents a sufficient number of problems to keep us busy. There would seem to be no need to create additional difficulties, just for the fun of it, especially if these self-made difficulties become practically insuperable and if in the end they cause much unhappiness. The morphological mode of thought and of action was conceived to break the vicious hold which the parasitic wild growth of complications exerts on life in all of its phases. Morphological thought and action are likely to be of value in all human activities, once such thought and action have been clearly delineated and fully developed, and once they have been practised by a sufficiently large number of people. Since the morphological method is of the greatest universality, the choice of the field to which one applies it first is not particulary critical. The author intends to write two or three books on the morphology of several large scale problems, which are both of a technical and of a general social nature. The present book is concerned in particular with some implications of morphological thinking in astronomy. We shall above all emphasize the basic character of the morphological approach, and we shall demonstrate its constructive power in a number of specific cases
Introduction to ferromagnetism by Francis Bitter( Book )

10 editions published between 1937 and 2008 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogue of galaxies and of clusters of galaxies by F Zwicky( Book )

8 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogue of selected compact galaxies and of post-eruptive galaxies by F Zwicky( Book )

7 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morphology of propulsive power by F Zwicky( Book )

7 editions published between 1962 and 1972 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kernphysik, Atomphysik, Molekularphysik ; elektronischer Bauteil, Halbleiter ; Strahlantrieb, Düsenantrieb (Motortechnik) ; Rakete (Flugtechnik)
Jeder ein Genie by F Zwicky( Book )

11 editions published between 1971 and 1992 in German and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morphologische Forschung : Wesen und Wandel materieller und geistiger struktureller Zusammenhänge by F Zwicky( Book )

4 editions published between 1959 and 1989 in German and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Astrophysics II: Stellar Structure by Marshal H Wrubel( )

2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sects. 12, 13. 89 sequence and that subgiant and fainter stars in globular clusters have ultraviolet excesses. When dealing with stars whose physical properties are imperfectly under stood, such as in globular cluster stars, we cannot rely too heavily on the empiri cal calibration by the kinds of stars used to define Fig. 5, to determine their true, unreddened U-B, B-V curve. But if by a combination of arguments, principally the reddening in the region of the stars we do known about, we can assign a fairly probable unreddened U-B, B-V curve to a group of stars about which we know little, the argument may be turned around. In this case some information may be gained about the energy envelope of the stars by examining the differences between the normal two-color index curves for the unknown group of stars compared to the known. In general there seem to be two possible causes for different stars defining different normal sequences in the U-B, B-V plane. One, the relative energy distribution in the continuum in the U, B and V photometry bands are different. An example of this is the effect of the Balmer depression in supergiants. This, of course, requires deviation from black body radiation curves for one or both groups of stars. This cause seems to be the dominant effect for very blue, hot stars where the depression of the continuum by absorption lines is at a minimum
Fritz Zwicky : Leben und Werk des grossen Schweizer Astrophysikers, Raketenforschers und Morphologen (1898-1974) by Roland Müller( Book )

4 editions published in 1986 in German and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Planetary astronomy from satellite-substitute vehicles by John Strong( Book )

2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

List of supernovae discovered since 1885 by F Zwicky( Book )

5 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zur Theorie der heteropolaren Kristalle by F Zwicky( Book )

8 editions published in 1922 in German and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Erfolg mit Morphologie( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in German and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Multiple galaxies by F Zwicky( Book )

3 editions published between 1956 and 1959 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collapsed matter of nuclear density and nuclear goblins by F Zwicky( Book )

2 editions published in 1959 in German and English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The absolute photographic magnitude of supernovae by Walter Baade( Book )

1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compact galaxies and compact parts of galaxies : eruptive galaxies and post-eruptive galaxies : [lists] by F Zwicky( Book )

3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report on certain phases of war research in Germany by F Zwicky( Book )

2 editions published between 1946 and 1947 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Fric Zviki

Fridericus Zwicky

Fris Svikki

Fritz Zwicky astronom elvețian

Fritz Zwicky astrònom suís

Fritz Zwicky astrónomo suizo

Fritz Zwicky astronomo svizzero

Fritz Zwicky astrónomo y físico suizo de origen búlgaro

Fritz Zwicky astronoom uit Zwitserland (1898-1974)

Fritz Zwicky astrophysicien américano-suisse

Fritz Zwicky cientista, suíço, com grande trabalho, ainda que pouco conhecido, na área da astronomia

Fritz Zwicky İsviçreli fizikçi ve astronom

Fritz Zwicky Schweizer Physiker und Astronom

Fritz Zwicky schweizisk fysiker och astronom

Fritz Zwicky svájci csillagász

Fritz Zwicky sveitsisk fysikar og astronom

Fritz Zwicky Swiss astronomer

Zwicky, F.

Zwicky, Fritz

Zwicky, Fritz 1898-1974

Фриц Цвики

Фриц Цвики швајцарски астроном

Фріц Цвіккі

Цвикки, Фриц

פריץ צוויקי

פריץ צוויקי אסטרונום שווייצרי

فريتز زفيكي

فريتز زفيكي عالم فلك سويسري

فریتز زوئیکی ستاره‌شناس و فیزیک‌دان سوئیسی

فریتس تسوئیکی

ফ্রিট্‌জ জুইকি

ফ্রিট্‌জ জুইকি সুইজারল্যান্ডীয় জ্যোতির্বিদ

பிரிட்ஸ் ஸ்விக்கி

ฟริตซ์ ชวิกกี

ฟริทซ์ ซวิคคี

프리츠 츠비키

フリッツ・ツビッキー

弗里茨·兹威基

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English (154)

German (54)