John Robison (pheesicist)

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John Robison
John Robison.png
Contemporary portrait o John Robison
Born4 Februar 1739(1739-02-04)
Boghall, Baldernock, Stirlingshire
Died30 Januar 1805(1805-01-30) (aged 65)
NaitionalityScots
CitizenshipGreat Breetain
Alma materGlesga Varsity
Scientific career
FieldsPhysics, Mathematics, Chemistry
InstitutionsGlesga Varsity, Edinburgh Varsity
Notes
Residential Member o the Edinburgh Filosofical Society
Fellae o the Ryal Society o Edinburgh (1783)
Member o the Glesga Leeterar Society

John Robison FRSE (4 Februar 1739 – 30 Januar 1805) wis a Scots pheesicist an mathematician. He wis a professor o filosofie at the Varsity o Edinburgh.[1]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Playfair, John (1815). "Biographical Account of the late John Robison, LL.D." Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh. 7: 495–539.