The Nuttall Encyclopedia
Maxwell, James Clerk
eminent physicist, born in Edinburgh, son of John Clerk Maxwell of Middlebie; attained the rank of senior wrangler at Cambridge; became professor in Aberdeen in 1856, in London in 1860, and of Experimental Physics in Cambridge in 1871; in this year appeared the first of his works, "The Theory of Heat," which was followed by "Electricity and Magnetism" and "Matter and Motion," the second being his greatest; he was as sincere a Christian as he was a zealous scientist (1831-1879).
The numerical value of maxwell, james clerk in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of maxwell, james clerk in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Images & Illustrations of maxwell, james clerk
Find a translation for the maxwell, james clerk definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these maxwell, james clerk definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"maxwell, james clerk." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 23 May 2017. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/maxwell, james clerk>.