Henry Cavendish (1731-1810)

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Country : Grande-Bretagne
Language : anglais
Gender : masculin
Birth : Nice, 10-10-1731
Death : Londres, 24-02-1810
Note :
Physicien et chimiste. - Effectua de nombreuses études sur la composition de l'eau, l'air et l'électricité ; il identifia notamment l'hydrogène. - Sir
Variant of the name : Henri Cavendish (1731-1810)
ISNI : ISNI 0000 0001 0814 9043

Activities of Henry Cavendish (1731-1810) (12 resources in data.bnf.fr)

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The Scientific papers of the honourable Henry Cavendish,... edited by James Clerk Maxwell,...
The Scientific papers... T. I
The Electrical researches...
The Electrical researches of the honourable Henry Cavendish,... written between 1771 and 1781, edited from the original manuscripts in the possession of the duke of Devonshire,... by J. Clerk Marwell,... Edited for the syndics of the University press
The electrical Researches of the honourable Henry Cavendish, F.R.S, written between 1771 and 1781, edited from the original manuscripts in the possession of the Duke of Devonshire,... by J. Clerk Maxwell,...
The Life of... Henry Cavendish, including abstracts of his more important scientific papers, and a critical inquiry into the claims of all the alleged discoverers of the composition of water, by George Wilson,...
Experiments on air, by Henry Cavendish,... read at the Royal Society, June 2, 1785
Expériences sur l'air, par Henri Cavendish,... mémoire lu à la Société royale, le 15 janvier 1784
Observations on Mr. Hutchins's experiments for determining the degree of cold at which quicksilver freezes, by Mr. Cavendish, read at the Royal Society, May 1, 1783
On the Conversion of a mixture of dephlogisticated and phlogisticated air into nitrous acid, by the electric spark, by Henry Cavendish,... (Avril 17, 1788.)
An Account of experiments made by Mr. John Mc Nab, at Albany fort, Hudson's bay, relative to the freezing of nitrous and vitriolic acids, by Henry Cavendish,... (Febr. 28, 1788.)

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The personality of Henry Cavendish - a great scientist with extraordinary peculiarities
Discovering water
Speculative truth
Cavendish
Cavendish
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