Papers, 1840-1885.


Joule, James Prescott, 1818-1889. Papers, 1840-1885.

Papers, 1840-1885.

Manuscripts of papers published in Philosophical Transactions; miscellaneous letters (18).

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Joule, James Prescott, 1818-1889 (person)

Physicist. Fellow of the Royal Society. From the description of Papers, 1844-1848. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79182115 From the description of Papers, 1841-1887. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 78457492 Studied under John Dalton (F. R. S. 1821) and in 1842 was elected to the Manchester Literary and Philosophical Society. President, 1860. Joule determined by two methods the physical constant known as Joule's equivalent or 'J' (1840) and he was the experimental fou...

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