References for Hermann von Helmholtz

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  1. R S Turner, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-2830901927.html

Books:

  1. E du Bois-Reymond, Hermann von Helmholtz, Gedächtnissrede (Leipzig, 1897).
  2. D Cahan (ed.), Hermann von Helmholtz and the Foundations of Nineteenth-Century Science (Berkeley, CA, 1994).
  3. H Ebert, Hermann von Helmholtz (Stuttgart, 1949).
  4. C Jungnickel and R McCormmach, Intellectual Mastery of Nature, 2 Volumes (Chicago, 1986).
  5. L Königsberger, Hermann von Helmholtz (New York, 1965).
  6. J G McKendrick, Hermann Ludwig Ferdinand von Helmholtz (London, 1899).

Articles:

  1. P Bailhache, Valeur actuelle de l'acoustique musicale de Helmholtz, Rev. Histoire Sci. 39 (4) (1986), 301-324.
  2. A Bernardo, H von Helmholtz and metageometry (Italian), Riv. Stor. Sci. (2) 4 (2) (1996), 55-97.
  3. G Bierhalter, Zu Hermann von Helmholtzens mechanischer Grundlegung der Wärmelehre aus dem Jahre 1884, Arch. Hist. Exact Sci. 25 (1) (1981), 71-84.
  4. G Bierhalter, Die v. Helmholtzschen Monozykel-Analogien zur Thermodynamik und das Clausiussche Disgregationskonzept, Arch. Hist. Exact Sci. 29 (1) (1983), 95-100.
  5. B V Bulyubash, The problems of electrodynamics in Helmholtz' discussion with Weber (Russian), in Studies in the history of physics and mechanics, 1986 (Russian) 'Nauka' (Moscow, 1986), 110-124; 270.
  6. D Cahan, The young Einstein's physics eduction : H F Weber, Hermann von Helmholtz, and the Zurich Polytechnic Physics Institute, in Einstein : the formative years, 1879--1909 (Boston, MA, 2000), 43-82.
  7. C Chevalley, Hermann von Helmholtz, Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy 4 (London, New York, 1998), 337-340.
  8. A C Crombie, Helmholtz, Scientific American 198 (3), (1958), 94-102.
  9. G Heinzmann, Helmholtz and Poincaré's considerations on the genesis of geometry, in 1830-1930: a century of geometry (Berlin, 1992), 245-249.
  10. N Ionescu-Pallas, Hermann von Helmholtz - a forerunner of relativity theory? (Romanian), Stud. Cerc. Fiz. 40 (8) (1988), 661-680.
  11. M Jaksi'c and M Mladjenovi'c, Two views of Helmholtz on the study of nature (Serbo-Croatian), Zb. Rad. (Kragujevac) No. 9 (1988), 21-29.
  12. R Kahl, Hermann Ludwig von Helmholtz, in P Edwards (ed.), The Encyclopedia of Philosophy 3 (London, 1967), 469-471.
  13. L L Kul'vetsas, The status of the concept of quantity in physics theory and H Helmholtz's book 'Zählen und Messen' (Russian), in Studies in the history of physics and mechanics, 1989 (Russian) 'Nauka' (Moscow, 1989), 170-186.
  14. P T Landsberg, Hermann von Helmholtz : on the threshold of modern physics, in The inverse problem (Weinheim, 1995), 1-23.
  15. B Mayerhofer, Das Prinzip der kleinsten Wirkung bei Hermann von Helmholtz, Centaurus 37 (4) (1994), 304-320.
  16. J Michell, The origins of the representational theory of measurement : Helmholtz, Hölder, and Russell, Stud. Hist. Philos. Sci. 24 (2) (1993), 185-206.
  17. J F Mulligan, Hermann von Helmholtz and his students, American journal of physics 57 (1989), 68-74.
  18. J L Richards, The evolution of empiricism: Hermann von Helmholtz and the foundations of geometry, British J. Philos. Sci. 28 (3) (1977), 235-253.
  19. G Schiemann, Between classical and modern theory of science : Hermann von Helmholtz and Karl R Popper compared epistemologically, in The inverse problem (Weinheim, 1995), 209-225.
  20. O M Souza Filho, Helmholtz and the conservation of energy (Portuguese), in The XIXth century : the birth of modern science Aguas de Lindoia, 1991 (Portuguese) (Campinas, 1992), 377-404.
  21. M Sugiura, On the space problem of Helmholtz, in Studies on the history of mathematics (Japanese) Kyoto, 1998, Surikaisekikenkyusho Kokyuroku No. 1064 (1998), 6-14.
  22. R Tazzioli, The Riemann-Helmholtz-Lie problem : 'hypotheses', 'facts' and 'transformation groups' (Italian), in Geometry Seminars, 1991-1993 (Italian) (Bologna, 1994), 249-270.
  23. R S Turner, The Ohm-Seebeck dispute, Hermann von Helmholtz, and the origins of physiological acoustics, British J. Hist. Sci. 10 (34)(1) (1977), 1-24.
  24. R S Turner, The origins of colorimetry: what did Helmholtz and Maxwell learn from Grassmann?, in Hermann Günther Grassmann (1809-1877) : visionary mathematician, scientist and neohumanist scholar, Lieschow, 1994 (Dordrecht, 1996), 71-85.
  25. K Volkert, On Helmholtz' paper 'Über die thatsächlichen Grundlagen der Geometrie', Historia Math. 20 (3) (1993), 307-309.

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