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Eötvös

(ˈɜːtvɔs)
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(Biography) Baron Roland von. 1848–1919, Hungarian physicist noted for his studies of gravity and surface tension
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A former writer-in-residence at the DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) program, she is currently a professor of American Studies at Eotvos Lorand University in Budapest, Hungary.
Also, the Karajan Academy of the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Peter Eotvos will premiere my new chamber orchestra piece on December 8 at the Philharmonie in Berlin."
The study, published in the Royal Society Open Science journal, saw a team of researchers led by scientists from Eotvos Lorand University in Hungary describe a bizarre series of experiments they carried out to test their theory.
Antal Rockenbauer was born on 6 July, 1938 in Budapest, graduated in 1962 in the Roland Eotvos University, Budapest, at the Faculty of Physics.
Recently, Eotvos Lorand University, Budapest has accepted to conduct a joint research in Pakistan in the field of archaeology with archaeology departments of University of Peshawar, Peshawar, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad and Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur.
Dr Gabor Horvath, from Hungary's Eotvos University, who led the research, said: "The problem of light focusing by water droplets adhered to plants has never been thoroughly investigated, neither theoretically, nor experimentally.
It was a question I posed to Nora Koves, an activist with the pro-democracy Eotvos Karoly Institute, in the Castro Bistro cafe in central Budapest.
The drag force calculated with DCA relies on correlations that are defined traditionally as a function of Reynolds and/or Eotvos numbers, making the calculation of the drag term more general than with the drift-velocity.
The resulting [T.sup.E.sub.c] estimates of the critical temperatures according to the Eotvos relationship are on the average by 50% larger than the [T.sup.G.sub.c] estimates according to the Guggenheim relationship.