By Barbara Charton
A finished, single-volume A-to-Z reference, A to Z of Marine Scientists profiles nearly one hundred forty scientists who've contributed considerably to the sector of marine technology. Emphasizing the scientists' contributions to the sphere in addition to their results on scientists in marine technological know-how and similar fields who undefined, A to Z of Marine Scientists will lead scholars and library clients during the very important and interesting points of the lives of these profiled whereas exposing readers to the background of many very important clinical and technological thoughts.
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A. in mathematics in 1888. He was anxious to make his own 22 Bory de Saint-Vincent, Jean-Baptiste-Geneviève-Marcellin scientific start, not just to continue working on his father’s theoretical projects. Since his mathematician father was becoming increasingly reclusive, the young man wanted other exposure. He applied for and was awarded a state scholarship in 1890. This grant enabled him to travel, and he promptly left for Paris. Once in Paris, he attended Jules-Henri Poincaré’s lectures on electrodynamics and then went on to Germany to continue this study with Heinrich Hertz, a leader in the field.
Euler arrived in 1727, and Daniel stayed in St. Petersburg until 1733. During that time, he worked on vibrating systems. In this study, he analyzed the nodes and frequencies of vibrating strings, which is what create different sounds when a violin is played. This was the beginning of wave theory, an important component in the study of such other fields as the propagation of both sound and light. His most important work on hydrodynamics was also begun at this time. Bernoulli coined the term for the field in his title Hydrodynamica.
Nordenskjköld was found by a group of Argentineans. The second French Antarctic voyage was carried out in the Pourquoi Pas? and lasted from 1908 to 1910. Charcot then led several surveys in the Atlantic and the Arctic. In 1932, he and his 36 Cleve, Per Teodor ship were part of the “Polar Year” expedition to Greenland. The Polar Year was a period in which several nations with polar expertise all launched expeditions to observe and experiment in the Arctic. This was a beginning in international cooperative scientific efforts.