Joseph Fourier formally introduces the use of dimensions for physical quantities (7 words)

Historical Context Note

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

Context

In his Theorie Analytique de la Chaleur.

Citation:
Editors. "Joseph Fourier formally introduces the use of dimensions for physical quantities". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 May 2009
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=6251, accessed 07 December 2016.]


Related Groups

  1. Victorian Scientific Thought and Applications