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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2018) 48 (4): 475–525.
Published: 01 September 2018
... mathematician combined. KEY WORDS: fluid dynamics, applied mathematics, Richard von Mises s biography, turbulence, boundary layer, science under the Nazis *Institutional address: University of Agder, Faculty of Engineering and Science, Gimlemoen 25a, Postboks 422, 4604 Kristiansand S, Norway. Reinhard.siegmund...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2005) 36 (1): 131–188.
Published: 01 September 2005
...ANNETTE LYKKNES; LISE KVITTINGEN; ANNE KRISTINE BØØRRESEN ABSTRACT Ellen Gleditsch (1879-1968) became Norway's first authority of radioactivity and the country's second female professor. After several years in international centers of radiochemistry, Gleditsch returned to Norway, becoming associate...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2020) 50 (4): 384–410.
Published: 23 September 2020
... with large maritime economies, security challenges, or coastal regions such as Denmark, Norway, and Sweden also played a substantive role in its establishment.3 The International Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES) was estab- lished in 1902 in an age of escalating conflict, nationalism, and...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2020) 50 (4): 340–363.
Published: 23 September 2020
... of observations, both for the sea and the land, which may be followed by meteorologists and navigators generally, Maury drafted a letter to bring the subject before the various governments.57 The initial reaction was encouraging: the emperor of Russia, and the kings of Sweden, Norway, Holland, and...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2020) 50 (1-2): 11–16.
Published: 02 April 2020
... reason that articles are typically set in a particular country. But they do not generally thematize that location as the object of inquiry: the question is not how Dutch, Norwegian, or American was the science done in Holland, Norway, or the United States.1 Such a question would strike today s...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2007) 37 (2): 453–462.
Published: 01 March 2007
...Finn Aaserud The author gives a personal tribute of Russell McCormmach as a scholar and a person. From 1972 to 1976, McCormmach's writings, notably his introductions to the HSPS, served as unique inspiration for the author's .rst grapplings with the history of science in far-away Norway. From 1976...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2007) 37 (2): 463–474.
Published: 01 March 2007
... Berlin *Forum for University History, Department of History, University of Oslo, Pb 1008 Blindern, 0315 Oslo, Norway; robert.friedman@iakh.uio.no. Permission to reprint correspondence has been granted by Russell McCormmach. ROBERT MARC FRIEDMAN* Tolerance and integrity at Johns Hopkins HSPS3702_13.indd...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2004) 35 (1): 115–152.
Published: 01 September 2004
...ROLAND WITTJE ABSTRACT: Johan Holtsmark at the Norwegian Institute of Technology (N.T.H.) in Trondheim, Norway, built a Van de Graaff generator for nuclear disintegration between 1933 and 1937. This is believed to be the second Van de Graaff generator in Europe and the first particle accelerator in...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2018) 48 (2): 180–222.
Published: 01 April 2018
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2018) 48 (1): 110–122.
Published: 01 February 2018
...-building sites in Norway and North America. From this perspective, the Capitalocene began sometime during the sixteenth century with the environment-making shift of capitalism-in-nature. Geological semantics, or quarreling over names, thus possess real consequences. As Moore puts it, how 6. For world...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2016) 46 (4): 429–459.
Published: 01 September 2016
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2016) 46 (1): 67–100.
Published: 01 February 2016
... Environmental History 13 (2008): 66 91; Jennifer Hubbard, Mediating the North Atlantic Environment: Fisheries Biologists, Technology, and Marine Spaces Environmental History 18, no. 1 (2013): 88 100, and Vera Schwach, The Sea Around Norway: Science, Resource Management, and Environmental Concerns, 1860 1970...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2016) 46 (1): 1–43.
Published: 01 February 2016
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2015) 45 (4): 577–609.
Published: 01 September 2015
... (Toronto: ECW Press, 1996), 44, 112 13. A CL IMATE FOR SC I ENCE POL I CY | 581 and was replaced by Andrew Thomson. Thomson was hired in 1932 to develop the scientific side of the MSC, namely as part of the 1932 33 International Polar Year, just after having studied in Germany and Norway, the latter being...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2009) 39 (4): 377–417.
Published: 01 November 2009
... specialists in auroral spectroscopy, their rivalry, and different approaches to the study of the northern light. ©© 2009 by The Regents of the University of California aurora borealis cryogenics spectroscopy John McLellan Norway Toronto Lars Vegard H E LG E KRAG H The Spectrum of the Aurora...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2015) 45 (3): 397–446.
Published: 01 June 2015
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2015) 45 (1): 147–173.
Published: 01 February 2015
... and Politics in Allende s Chile (Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2011); Isabel Hofmeyr, African History and Global Studies: a View from South Africa Journal of African History 54 (2013): 341 49; Tone Druglitrø and Robert G. W. Kirk, Building Transnational Bodies: Norway and the International Development...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2014) 44 (5): 521–530.
Published: 01 November 2014
...); Gunnar Broberg and Nils Roll- Hansen, eds., Eugenics and the Welfare State: Sterilization Policy in Denmark, Sweden, Norway, and Finland (East Lansing: Michigan State University Press, 1996); Anne Carol, Histoire de l euge´nisme en France: Les me´decins et la procre´ation, XIXe XXe sie`cles (Paris: Le...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2012) 42 (5): 341–388.
Published: 01 November 2012
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2011) 41 (2): 123–178.
Published: 01 May 2011
... were Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom. Ireland joined later that year. Since then, the founding members have been joined by Austria, Finland, Norway, and Portugal, and most re- cently Greece, Luxembourg, and the Czech Republic...