George Biddell Airy (1801-1892)

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Country : Grande-Bretagne
Language : anglais
Gender : masculin
Birth : Alnwick, GB, 27-07-1801
Death : Londres, 05-01-1892
Note :
Mathématicien et astronome. - Directeur de l'Observatoire royal de Greenwich de 1835 à 1881
ISNI : ISNI 0000 0001 1022 7020

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Gravitation
Meteorologische Optik
Autobiography...
Gravitation, an elementary explanation of the principal perturbations in the solar system... by G. B. Airy,...
On the Ondulatory Theory of optics, designed for the use of students... by sir George Biddell Airy,... A new edition
Recueil de mémoires, rapports et documents relatifs à l'observation du passage de Vénus sur le soleil
Recueil de mémoires, rapports et documents relatifs à l'observation du passage de Vénus sur le soleil
Notes on the earlier hebrew scriptures, by sir G. B. Airy,...
On the algebraical and numerical theory of errors of observations and the combination of observations
Address of Sir George Biddell Airy, K. C. B., astronomer royal, the president, delivered at the anniversary meeting of the Royal Society, on Monday, December 1, 1873
A Treatise on magnetism, designed for the use of students in the University, by George Biddell Airy,...
Essays on the invasion of Britain by Julius Caesar, the invasion of Britain by Plautius and by Claudius Caesar, the early military policy of the Romans in Britain, the battle of Hastings, with correspondence. By George Biddell Airy,...
Notice sur les résultats des expériences relatives aux perturbations du compas à bord des navires en fer, faites par George Biddell Airy,... Traduite de l'anglais en 1842 par M.B. Darondeau,... 2e édition. Extraite des "Annales hydrographiques"
Six lectures on astronomy
A Treatise on trigonometry, by George Biddell Airy,... New edition, revised by Hugh Blackburn,...
Reduction of the Observations of the Moon, made at the royal Observatory, Greenwich, from 1750, to 1830 [...] by order of the Lords Commissionners of the Treasury, under the [...] George Biddell Airy,... [...] with George Biddell Airy (1801-1892) as Editor
Reduction of the observations of the moon, made at the Royal Observatory, Greenwich, from 1750 to 1830... with George Biddell Airy (1801-1892) as Editor
Mathematical tracts on the lunar and planetary theories
Account of experiments on iron-built ships, instituted for the purpose of discovering a correction for the deviation of the compass produced by the iron of the ships. By George Biddell Airy,... From the "Philosophical Transactions", part I for 1839
Gravitation, an elementary explanation of the principal perturbations in the solar system... by G. B. Airy,...
Corrections of the longitudes and right ascensions of the sun...
On the Calculation of the perturbations of the small planets and the comets of short period, by G.B. Airy,...
Continuation of researches into the value of Jupiter's mass, by George Biddell Airy,... Read January 13th, 1837
Report on the progress of astronomy during the present century, by G. B. Airy,... (May 2, 1832.)

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George Biddell Airy
[Recueil. Portraits de Georges Bidell Airy (XIXe s.)]

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