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Josiah Willard Gibbs
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Josiah Willard Gibbs
Born 11 Februar 1839(1839-02-11)
New Haven, Connecticut, U.S.
Died 28 Apryle 1903(1903-04-28) (aged 64)
New Haven, Connecticut, U.S.
Naitionality American
Alma mater Yale College
Kent for
Scientific career
Fields Pheesics, chemistry, mathematics
Institutions Yale College
Thesis On the form of the teeth of wheels in spur gearing (1863)
Doctoral advisor Hubert Anson Newton
Doctoral students Edwin Bidwell Wilson, Irving Fisher, Henry Andrews Bumstead, Lynde Wheeler, Lee De Forest
Influences Rudolf Clausius, Hermann Grassmann, James Clerk Maxwell, Ludwig Boltzmann
Signatur Gibbs's signature

Josiah Willard Gibbs (Februar 11, 1839 – Apryle 28, 1903) wis an American scientist that made important theoretical contreibutions tae pheesics, chemistry, an mathematics.

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  1. "Fellows of the Royal Society". London: Royal Society. Archived frae the oreeginal on 2015-03-16.