List of things named after James Clerk Maxwell

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This is a list of things named for James Clerk Maxwell.

Science[edit]

Electromagnetism[edit]

Thermodynamics and kinetic theory[edit]

Solid mechanics[edit]

Astronomy[edit]

Optics[edit]

  • Maxwellian view, a method of illuminating the eye by focusing an image at the plane of the pupil[3]

Others[edit]

See also[edit]

Maxwellian

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "James Clerk Maxwell". martinfrost.ws. Retrieved 30 June 2013. 
  2. ^ "PIA09857: Maxwell's Namesake". JPL/NASA. Retrieved 1 July 2013. 
  3. ^ cite web http://www.jstor.org/stable/1417947?seq=1#page_scan_tab_contents
  4. ^ "James Clerk Maxwell Building (JCMB)". University of Edinburgh. Retrieved 1 July 2013. 
  5. ^ "James Clerk Maxwell". King's College London. Retrieved 1 July 2013. 
  6. ^ "James Clerk Maxwell Science Centre". Edinburgh Academy. Retrieved 30 June 2013. 
  7. ^ James Clerk Maxwell Prize for Plasma Physics, accessed 15 Nov 2013.
  8. ^ IEEE/RSE Wolfson James Clerk Maxwell Award, accessed 26 Nov 2013.
  9. ^ http://web.archive.org/web/20140218145134/http://www.anandtech.com/show/7764/the-nvidia-geforce-gtx-750-ti-and-gtx-750-review-maxwell