William John Macquorn Rankine

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William John Macquorn Rankine
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William John Macquorn Rankine
Born 5 Julie 1820(1820-07-05)
Edinburgh
Died 24 December 1872(1872-12-24) (aged 52)
Glesga
Naitionality Scots
Alma mater Varsity o Edinburgh
Kent for Thermodynamics, ceevil ingineerin
Awairds Keith Medal (1854)
Scientific career
Fields Pheesics, Ingineerin
Institutions Varsity o Glesga
Influenced Pierre Duhem

William John Macquorn Rankine, FRSE FRS (5 Julie 1820 – 24 December 1872) wis a Scots mechanical ingineer wha an aa contreibutit tae ceevil ingineerin, pheesics an mathematics.