Evgeni B. Starikov
Published December 31, 2018
Reference - 600 Pages
ISBN 9789814774918 - CAT# K377313
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This book pays the due tribute to those scientists whose contribution to the field of thermodynamics is undoubtedly seminal but they still remain ‘widely unknown’. It presents the life stories of these protagonists in detail and is the very first of its kind that will motivate young researchers to build up a logically consistent field of thermodynamics after learning about them.
1. Peter Boas Freuchen (1856–1959): His Life and Work 2. The Life and Work by Nils Engelbrektsson (1875–1963) and Karl Alexius Franzén (1882–1967) 3. Max Bernhard Weinstein (1852–1918) 4 The Life and Work of Dr. George Augustus Linhart (1885–1951) 5. The Different Thermodynamics: What ought to Be the Proper Mathematical Instrument?