Buckingham, Edgar, 1867-1940

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Buckingham graduated from Harvard in 1887.

From the description of Notes in Physics A, 1889. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77073639

Physicist (thermodynamics, fluid dynamics). On the faculty in physics and physical chemistry, Bryn Mawr College, 1893-1899; assistant physicist, Bureau of Soils, U. S. Department of Agriculture, 1902-1906; and physicist with the Bureau of Standards, 1906-1940.

From the description of Papers, 1891-1938. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 80779507

From the description of Handwritten transcripts of correspondence with Lord John William Rayleigh concerning Buckingham's work on physically similar systems and hydro and aerodynamic methods, 1915-1916. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79293153

Edgard Buckingham graduated from Harvard in 1887.

From the description of Bessel's functions : [paper in physics, c. 1886] (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77073108

Edgar Buckingham graduated from Harvard in 1887.

From the description of The effect of oil on a breaking sea : substituted for all junior forensics, [1886] (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77073107

From the description of Papers in German V, 1887. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77073395

From the description of Final examination, Mathematics 10, June 20, 1887. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77073400

From the description of Papers in Mathematics 20, 1887. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77073399

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referencedIn Palfrey family papers, 1713-1915. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Buckingham, Edgar, 1867-1940. Handwritten transcripts of correspondence with Lord John William Rayleigh concerning Buckingham's work on physically similar systems and hydro and aerodynamic methods, 1915-1916. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Buckingham, Edgar, 1867-1940. Papers, 1891-1938. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Buckingham, Edgar, 1867-1940. Papers in German V, 1887. Harvard University, Archives
creatorOf Buckingham, Edgar, 1867-1940. Final examination, Mathematics 10, June 20, 1887. Harvard University, Archives
referencedIn Houghton Library printed book provenance file, A-D. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Buckingham, Edgar, 1867-1940. Bessel's functions : [paper in physics, c. 1886] Harvard University, Archives
creatorOf Buckingham, Edgar, 1867-1940. Notes in Physics A, 1889. Harvard University, Archives
creatorOf Buckingham, Edgar, 1867-1940. Papers in Mathematics 20, 1887. Harvard University, Archives
referencedIn Wendell Phillips papers, 1555-1882 (inclusive) 1833-1881 (bulk). Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Buckingham, Edgar, 1867-1940. The effect of oil on a breaking sea : substituted for all junior forensics, [1886] Harvard University, Archives
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associatedWith Bridgman, P. W. (Percy Williams), 1882-1961. person
associatedWith Chadwick, Guy. person
associatedWith Harvard University corporateBody
associatedWith Houghton Library. corporateBody
correspondedWith Palfrey family. family
correspondedWith Phillips, Wendell, 1811-1884 person
associatedWith Rayleigh, John William Strutt, Baron, 1842-1919. person
associatedWith Swinburne, James. person
associatedWith United States. National Bureau of Standards. corporateBody
associatedWith Université de Strasbourg. corporateBody
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Aerodynamics
Fluid dynamics
Hydrodynamics
Vector analysis
Thermodynamics
Dimensional analysis
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Physicists
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Birth 1867-07-08

Death 1940-04-29

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