Pietro Blaserna and the Birth of the Institute of Physics in Rome [E-Book] : A Gentleman Scientist at Via Panisperna / by Miriam Focaccia.
Focaccia, Miriam, (author)
1st edition 2019.
Cham : Springer, 2019
XVII, 165 pages 12 illustrations, 6 illustrations in color (online resource)
englisch
9783030108250
10.1007/978-3-030-10825-0
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Table of Contents:
  • Foreword
  • 1 A gentleman scientist
  • 2 Education and studies
  • 3 Rome, prelude
  • 4 The Rome Physics Institute. An ideal fulfilled
  • 5 Secretary, Vicepresident, President, Director
  • 6 Senator
  • 7 Final observations
  • Acknowledgements
  • On the way to steer aerostatic balloons
  • The question of the free polar sea
  • The harmonium with the mathematically precise scale
  • Tuscany and the experimental method
  • Illustrations
  • Select bibliography
  • Index of.