John Henry Michell's publications

J H Michell's publications only cover the years 1890 to 1902, except for the book he wrote with his colleague Maurice Betz after he retired. We list these publications below:


  1. The small deformation of curves and surfaces with applications to the vibrations of a helix and a circular ring, Messeng. Math. 19 (1890), 68-82.

  2. On the exhaustion of Neumann's mode of solution for the motion of solids of revolution in liquids, and similar problems, Messeng. Math. 19 (1890), 83-86.

  3. Vibrations of a string stretched on a surface, Messeng. Math. 19 (1890), 87-88.

  4. On the stability of a bent and twisted wire, Messeng. Math. 19 (1890), 181-18

  5. On the theory of free stream lines, Phil. Trans. Roy. Soc. A. 181 (1890), 389-431.

  6. On a property of algebraic curves, Australasian Assoc. Adv. Sci. Report (1892), 257.

  7. On the bulging of flat plates, Australasian Assoc. Adv. Sci. Report (1892), 258.

  8. The highest waves in water, Phil. Mag. (5) 36 (1893), 430-437.

  9. A map of the complex Z-function: a condenser problem, Messeng. Math. 23 (1894), 72-78.

  10. The wave resistance of a ship, Phil. Mag. (5) 45 (1898), 106-123.

  11. On the direct determination of stress in an elastic solid, with application to the theory of plates, Proc. London Math. Soc. 31 (1899), 100-124.

  12. The stress in a rotating lamina, Proc. London Math. Soc. 31 (1899), 124-130.

  13. The uniform torsion and flexure of incomplete tores, with application to helical springs, Proc. London Math. Soc. 31 (1899), 130-146.

  14. The transmission of stress across a plane of discontinuity in an isotropic elastic solid, and the potential solutions for a plane boundary, Proc. London Math. Soc. 31 (1899), 183-192.

  15. Some elementary distributions of stress in three dimensions, Proc. London Math. Soc. 32 (1900), 23-35.

  16. Elementary distributions of plane stress, Proc. London Math. Soc. 32 (1900), 35-61.

  17. The stress in an aeolotropic elastic solid with an infinite plane boundary, Proc. London Math. Soc. 32 (1900), 247-258.

  18. The stress in the web of a plate girder, Quart. J. Pure Appl. Math. 31 (1900), 377-382.

  19. The theory of uniformly loaded beams, Quart. J. Pure Appl. Math. 32 (1900), 28-42.

  20. The determination of the stress in an isotropic elastic sphere by means of intrinsic equations, Messeng. Math. (n.s.) 350 (1900), 16-25.

  21. The uniplanar stability of a rigid body, Messeng. Math. (n.s.) 351 (1900), 35-40.

  22. The inversion of plane stress, Proc. London Math. Soc. 34 (1902), 134-142.

  23. The flexure of a circular plate, Proc. London Math. Soc. 34 (1902), 223-228.

  24. (with Maurice H Belz) The elements of mathematical analysis (2 volumes) (Macmillan, 1937).


JOC/EFR October 2016

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