James Clerk Maxwell


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Noun1.James Clerk Maxwell - Scottish physicist whose equations unified electricity and magnetism and who recognized the electromagnetic nature of light (1831-1879)James Clerk Maxwell - Scottish physicist whose equations unified electricity and magnetism and who recognized the electromagnetic nature of light (1831-1879)
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What did scientist James Clerk Maxwell predict in 1864?
The Cenovus Energy James Clerk Maxwell Chair in Theoretical Physics at Perimeter Institute, which provides $300,000 from Cenovus Energy, matched by Perimeter, to support a three-month-per-year visiting position to be held by Subir Sachdev in conjunction with his position at Harvard.
This work underpins pretty much every major technological advance and it was done by a Scot, James Clerk Maxwell.
Pictured on Willamette Hall are Marie Curie, Isaac Newton and James Clerk Maxwell and his "demon.
He published more than 170 scientific papers, holds more that 50 patents, and was the recipient, in 1979, of one of the American Physical Society's most prestigious awards, the James Clerk Maxwell Prize for Plasma Physics.
But nobody in England understood what Faraday was talking about until James Clerk Maxwell came along.
These galaxies are so dusty that they are almost invisible at optical wavelengths, but they shine bright at submillimeter wavelengths, where they were first identified nearly two decades ago by the Submillimeter Common-User Bolometer Array (SCUBA) camera on the James Clerk Maxwell Telescope in Hawaii.
James Clerk Maxwell, the renowned Scottish physicist who formulated classical electromagnetic theory, counseled that, "Thoroughly conscious ignorance is the prelude to every real advance in science.
The plot thickens and the story proceeds gradually as we are introduced to the contributions of Galileo Galilei, Sir Isaac Newton and James Clerk Maxwell.
The camera, SCUBA-2, has been unveiled on the James Clerk Maxwell Telescope (JCMT) in Hawaii.