Wilhelm Eduard Weber

1804 - 1891

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Wilhelm Weber was a German physicist who did important work on electricity. He collaborated with Gauss.
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List of References (15 books/articles)

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  1. A comment from Thomas Hirst's diary

Honours awarded to Wilhelm Weber
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Fellow of the Royal Society1850
Royal Society Copley Medal1859
Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh1874
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  1. Encyclopaedia Britannica
  1. Mathematical Genealogy Project

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