The Quintessence of Irving Langmuir - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780080110486, 9781483180762

The Quintessence of Irving Langmuir

1st Edition

The Commonwealth and International Library: Selected Readings in Physics

Authors: Albert Rosenfeld
Editors: D. ter Haar
eBook ISBN: 9781483180762
Imprint: Pergamon
Published Date: 1st January 1966
Page Count: 372
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The Quintessence of Irving Langmuir is the first full-length biography of Irving Langmuir, accompanying the book entitled The Collected Works of Irving Langmuir. The major focus of this book is on Langmuir’s early life, including his family background and experiences that shaped his exceptional character and profession. This text also provides some of Langmuir’s technical works and reviews of other scientists regarding his work. This particular topic is to present Langmuir as a scientist. This book will best serve those interested in Langmuir’s life and contributions.

Table of Contents

Foreword Introduction Chapter 1 Chapter 2 Chapter 3 Chapter 4 Chapter 5 Chapter 6 Chapter 7 Chapter 8 Chapter 9 Chapter 10 Chapter 11 Chapter 12 Chapter 13 Chapter 14 Chapter 15 Chapter 16 Chapter 17 Chapter 18 Chapter 19 Chapter 20 Chapter 21 Chapter 22 Chapter 23 Chapter 24 Chapter 25 List of Principal Sources Appendix I Appendix II Index


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About the Author

Albert Rosenfeld

About the Editor

D. ter Haar

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