Coriolis effect formulated (15 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors
  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume : WORLD HISTORY AND IDEAS: A CROSS-CULTURAL VOLUME.

Context

Gaspard de Coriolis (1792-1843) examines motion on a spinning surface and deduces the Coriolis effect.

Citation:
Editors. "Coriolis effect formulated". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 May 2009
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=6277, accessed 05 December 2016.]