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 (bōlts′mən, -män′), Ludwig Eduard 1844-1906.
Austrian physicist who applied statistical methods to physics, made major contributions to thermodynamics, and championed the theory that matter is composed of atoms.

Boltzmann

(German ˈbɔltsman)
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(Biography) Ludwig (ˈluːtvɪç). 1844–1906, Austrian physicist. He established the principle of the equipartition of energy and developed the kinetic theory of gases with J. C. Maxwell
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Noun1.Boltzmann - Austrian physicist who contributed to the kinetic theory of gases (1844-1906)
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This paper describes a multilevel algorithm for solving the multi-group, anisotropic scattering Boltzmann equation formulated with a first-order system least-squares methodology.
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LATTICE BOLTZMANN METHOD FOR SIMULATION OF FLOW THROUGH MICROCHANNELS.
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by the Ludwig Boltzmann Gesellschaft demonstrate great interest and active participation, especially in Germany, Austria, the USA and Russia
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The constants contained within his formulation, those of Planck and Boltzmann (h and k), became fundamental to all of physics, leading to the development of Planck length, Planck mass, Planck time, and Planck temperature [3, p.
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