Timeline of temperature and pressure measurement technology

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Timeline of temperature and pressure measurement technology. A history of temperature measurement and pressure measurement technology.

Timeline[edit]

1500s[edit]

  • 1592–1593 — Galileo Galilei builds a device showing variation of hotness known as the thermoscope using the contraction of air to draw water up a tube.[1]

1600s[edit]

Christin's thermometer (1743).

1700s[edit]

1800s[edit]

1900s[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Vincenzo Viviani (1654) Racconto istorico della vita del Sig.r Galileo Galilei
  2. ^ a b R. P. Benedict (1984) Fundamentals of Temperature, Pressure, and Flow Measurements, 3rd ed., ISBN 0-471-89383-8, p. 4
  3. ^ Attila Imre, W. Alexander van Hook (1998). "Liquid–liquid equilibria in polymer solutions at negative pressure". Chemical Society Reviews 27 (2): 117. doi:10.1039/A827117Z. 
  4. ^ Louis Figuier; Émile Gautier (1867). L'Année scientifique et industrielle. L. Hachette et cie. pp. 485–486. 
  5. ^ Sir Thomas Clifford Allbutt, Encyclopædia Britannica