The Resource Energy : historical development of the concept, edited by R. Bruce Lindsay

Energy : historical development of the concept, edited by R. Bruce Lindsay

Label
Energy : historical development of the concept
Title
Energy
Title remainder
historical development of the concept
Statement of responsibility
edited by R. Bruce Lindsay
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1900-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lindsay, Robert Bruce
Series statement
Benchmark papers in energy
Series volume
v. 1
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  • Force and energy
  • Force et énergie
  • Force and energy
  • Energie (exacte wetenschappen)
  • Kracht
  • Concepten
  • Energie
  • Geschichte
  • Force et énergie
  • Energie
  • Geschichte
Label
Energy : historical development of the concept, edited by R. Bruce Lindsay
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Plato
  • The dynamics of machinery : the five simple machines
  • Hero of Alexandria
  • The impossibility of perpetual motion
  • L. De Vinci
  • Comments on perpetual motion
  • J. Cardan
  • The impossibility of perpetual motion and the problem of the inclined plane
  • S. Stevin
  • Work involved in the operation of machines
  • Part I. Energy-early ideas and development of the concept
  • Of the force of percussion
  • The pendulum experiment
  • Galileo
  • Conservation of quantity of motion
  • R. Descartes
  • The third law of motion as a forerunner of the concept of energy
  • I. Newton
  • The vis viva concept : a brief demonstration
  • The vis viva concept : a dynamical model
  • G.W. Leibniz
  • The concept of energy and its historical development
  • Use of the vis viva concept in problems of motion
  • The principle of virtual displacements and use of the word energy
  • J. Bernoulli
  • The vis viva controversy
  • D'Alembert
  • The origin of forces : conservation of quantity of motion and Vis Viva
  • L. Euler
  • The conservation of Vis Viva
  • D. Bernoulli
  • Vis viva and the principle of least action
  • R.B. Lindsay
  • S. Koenig
  • Vis viva and energy
  • T. Young
  • Vis viva and machines
  • L. Carnot
  • The energy equation for a general dynamical system
  • J.L. Lagrange
  • Part II. The nature of heat
  • The atomic theory of heat
  • P. Gassendi
  • Physics : vestiges of the energy idea in Greek physics
  • The nature of heat
  • R. Boyle
  • The nature of heat
  • J. Black
  • Introduction of the term "caloric" for the substance of heat
  • A.L. Lavoisier
  • Source of heat from friction
  • B. Thompson
  • The motive power of heat
  • S. Carnot
  • Aristotle
  • Evidence against the theory of caloric
  • M. Faraday and H. Davy
  • Part III: Energy-The mid-nineteenth-century breakthrough
  • On a general method in dynamics
  • Second essay on a general method in dynamics
  • W.R. Hamilton
  • On the forces of inorganic nature
  • The motions of organisms and their relation to metabolism
  • J.R. Mayer
  • On the calorific effects of magneto-electricity, and on the mechanical value of heat
  • Mechanica : the law of the lever
  • On the existence of an equivalent relation between heat and the ordinary forms of mechanical power
  • On matter, living force, and heat
  • J.P. Joule
  • Note on the work of L.A. Colding
  • The Royal Dansih Academy of Sciences
  • Investigations of the general forces of nature and their mutual dependence
  • L.A. Colding
  • Pseudo-Aristotle
  • Parmenides : the unity of nature
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xiii, 369 pages
Isbn
9780470538814
Lccn
75030719
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)02028908
  • (OCoLC)ocm02028908
Label
Energy : historical development of the concept, edited by R. Bruce Lindsay
Publication
Note
Includes indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Plato
  • The dynamics of machinery : the five simple machines
  • Hero of Alexandria
  • The impossibility of perpetual motion
  • L. De Vinci
  • Comments on perpetual motion
  • J. Cardan
  • The impossibility of perpetual motion and the problem of the inclined plane
  • S. Stevin
  • Work involved in the operation of machines
  • Part I. Energy-early ideas and development of the concept
  • Of the force of percussion
  • The pendulum experiment
  • Galileo
  • Conservation of quantity of motion
  • R. Descartes
  • The third law of motion as a forerunner of the concept of energy
  • I. Newton
  • The vis viva concept : a brief demonstration
  • The vis viva concept : a dynamical model
  • G.W. Leibniz
  • The concept of energy and its historical development
  • Use of the vis viva concept in problems of motion
  • The principle of virtual displacements and use of the word energy
  • J. Bernoulli
  • The vis viva controversy
  • D'Alembert
  • The origin of forces : conservation of quantity of motion and Vis Viva
  • L. Euler
  • The conservation of Vis Viva
  • D. Bernoulli
  • Vis viva and the principle of least action
  • R.B. Lindsay
  • S. Koenig
  • Vis viva and energy
  • T. Young
  • Vis viva and machines
  • L. Carnot
  • The energy equation for a general dynamical system
  • J.L. Lagrange
  • Part II. The nature of heat
  • The atomic theory of heat
  • P. Gassendi
  • Physics : vestiges of the energy idea in Greek physics
  • The nature of heat
  • R. Boyle
  • The nature of heat
  • J. Black
  • Introduction of the term "caloric" for the substance of heat
  • A.L. Lavoisier
  • Source of heat from friction
  • B. Thompson
  • The motive power of heat
  • S. Carnot
  • Aristotle
  • Evidence against the theory of caloric
  • M. Faraday and H. Davy
  • Part III: Energy-The mid-nineteenth-century breakthrough
  • On a general method in dynamics
  • Second essay on a general method in dynamics
  • W.R. Hamilton
  • On the forces of inorganic nature
  • The motions of organisms and their relation to metabolism
  • J.R. Mayer
  • On the calorific effects of magneto-electricity, and on the mechanical value of heat
  • Mechanica : the law of the lever
  • On the existence of an equivalent relation between heat and the ordinary forms of mechanical power
  • On matter, living force, and heat
  • J.P. Joule
  • Note on the work of L.A. Colding
  • The Royal Dansih Academy of Sciences
  • Investigations of the general forces of nature and their mutual dependence
  • L.A. Colding
  • Pseudo-Aristotle
  • Parmenides : the unity of nature
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xiii, 369 pages
Isbn
9780470538814
Lccn
75030719
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)02028908
  • (OCoLC)ocm02028908

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