Article ID: CBB000300069

Euler and the Fountains of Sanssouci (2002)

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Description Analysis of why a fountain designed by Leonhard Euler failed to work. Discusses application of a theory dealing with ideal fluids to a real-world problem.


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Authors & Contributors
Morris, Andrew M. A.
Sylvio R. Bistafa
Shi, John Z.
Dora Musielak
Tou, Erik R.
Calinger, Ronald S.
Journals
Quaderns d'Història de l'Enginyeria
Notes and Records: The Royal Society Journal of the History of Science
European Physical Journal H
Bollettino di Storia delle Scienze Matematiche
British Journal for the History of Mathematics
Revue d'Histoire des Sciences
Publishers
Springer Nature
Springer
Princeton University Press
University of Pittsburgh
Concepts
Hydrodynamics
Physics
Fluid mechanics
Mathematics
Hydraulics
Biographies
People
Euler, Leonhard
Alembert, Jean le Rond d'
Newton, Isaac
Lagrange, Joseph Louis
Bernoulli, Johann
Bernoulli, Daniel
Time Periods
18th century
19th century
20th century, early
Modern
Enlightenment
Ancient
Places
England
France
China
Slovenia
Great Britain
Institutions
Jesuits (Society of Jesus)
Académie des Sciences, Paris
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