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Joule, James Prescott 1818-1889

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Works: 108 works in 254 publications in 4 languages and 3,073 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History 
Roles: Author, Other, Editor, Illustrator
Classifications: QC3,
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The scientific papers of James Prescott Joule by James Prescott Joule( Book )

32 editions published between 1884 and 1969 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mathematical and physical papers by William Thomson Kelvin( Book )

8 editions published between 1911 and 1978 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reports of the committee on electrical standards appointed by the British association for the advancement of science by Fleeming Jenkin( Book )

4 editions published in 1873 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The free expansion of gases: memoirs by Gay-Lussac, Joule, and Joule and Thomson by Joseph Sweetman Ames( Book )

5 editions published in 1898 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mathematical and physical papers collected from different scientific periodicals from May, 1841, to the present time by William Thomson Kelvin( Book )

7 editions published between 1882 and 2006 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das mechanische Wärmeäquivalent : gesammelte Abhandlungen by James Prescott Joule( Book )

13 editions published between 1849 and 1872 in German and English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scientific papers by James Prescott Joule( Book )

9 editions published between 1884 and 2011 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scientific papers by James Prescott Joule( Book )

2 editions published between 1887 and 1963 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joint scientific papers of Joule by James Prescott Joule( Book )

6 editions published between 1887 and 2011 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the calorific effects of magneto-electricity, and on the mechanical value of heat by James Prescott Joule( Book )

4 editions published between 1843 and 1847 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the thermal effects of fluids in motion : read June 16, 1853 by William Thomson Kelvin( Book )

3 editions published between 1853 and 1860 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New determination of the mechanical equivalent of heat by James Prescott Joule( Book )

4 editions published between 1878 and 1879 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Joule : a biography by D. S. L Cardwell( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the dynamical theory of heat : with numerical results deduced from Mr. Joule's equivalent of a thermal unit and M. Regnault's observations on steam by William Thomson Kelvin( Book )

2 editions published in 1851 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Réflexions sur la métaphysique du calcul infinitésimal by Lazare Carnot( Book )

1 edition published in 1832 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British scientists of the nineteenth century by J. G Crowther( Book )

4 editions published between 1935 and 1940 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

J G Crowther has chosen five of the greatest scientists of the nineteenth century - Davy, Faraday, Clerk-Maxwell, Joule, Lord Kelvin and examines every aspect of their lives and work
Memoir of James Prescott Joule by Osborne Reynolds( Book )

3 editions published between 1892 and 1978 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this first biography of the physicist Sir James Prescott Joule (1818-1889), his friend and collaborator Osborne Reynolds (1842-1912), Professor of Engineering at Owens College, Manchester, is keen to show how Joule, the son of a prosperous Salford brewer, was an 'ordinary' boy, enjoying regular walking trips to Snowdon, the Peaks and the Lakes; at the same time, he was greatly influenced by two years of tuition by John Dalton. His later experiments, observations and published papers are discussed and quoted at length. Reynolds stresses the influence Joule's work on heat and thermodynamics had on his contemporaries, but also that this 'amateur' scientist was often so far ahead of his time that his work was misunderstood or dismissed. Since publication of this book in 1892, only one other biography of Joule has appeared, and so it remains a vital source of first-hand information on his life and work
The scientific Papers of James Prescott Joule( Book )

2 editions published in 1887 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the thermal effects of compressing fluids by James Prescott Joule( Book )

3 editions published between 1858 and 1859 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the surface-condensation of steam by James Prescott Joule( Book )

2 editions published between 1860 and 1861 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Scientific papersJoint scientific papers of Joule
Alternative Names
Ceyms Coul'

Ceyms Preskott Coul

Džeimsos Preskuots Džaulės

Džeimss Preskots Džouls

Iacobus Prescott Joule

James Joule fizyk angielski

James Prescott Joule britischer Physiker

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James Prescott Joule Brits natuurkundige

James Prescott Joule brittisk fysiker

James Prescott Joule físico inglés

James Prescott Joule fisico inglese

James Prescott Joule Inggles a pisiko

James Prescott Joule physicien britannique

Joul Jeyms Preskott

Joule, .. 1818-1889

Joule, James Prescott

Prescott, James Joule 1818-1889

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Джеймс Джаул

Джеймс Джоуль

Джеймс Прескотт Джоуль

Джоуль, Джеймс

Джэймз Прэскат Джоўль

Джэймс Прэскат Джоўль

Жоуль (Джоуль) Жеймс Прескотт

Жэймс Прэскотт Жоуль

Џејмс Џул

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詹姆斯·普雷斯科特·焦耳

Languages
English (159)

German (8)

Chinese (2)

Spanish (1)

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Scientific papersJoint scientific papers of JouleMemoir of James Prescott Joule