Article ID: CBB000950338

Who Invented the Flamsteed Lens? (2008)

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Description The invention has been variously attributed to John Flamsteed, Edmond Halley and Robert Hooke.


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Authors & Contributors
Willmoth, Frances
Nakajima, Hideto
Whiteside, D. T.
Munby, A. N. L.
Hall, A. Rupert
Bishop, Michael A.
Journals
Annals of Science: The History of Science and Technology
Notes and Records: The Royal Society Journal of the History of Science
Centaurus: International Magazine of the History of Mathematics, Science, and Technology
Science in Context
Early Science and Medicine: A Journal for the Study of Science, Technology and Medicine in the Pre-modern Period
Journal for the History of Astronomy
Publishers
Mansell, with Sotheby Parke Bernet
Boydell Press
University of Chicago
Yale University Press
Concepts
Optics
Scientific apparatus and instruments
Microscopes
Astronomy
Telescopes
Controversies and disputes
People
Hooke, Robert
Newton, Isaac
Halley, Edmond
Flamsteed, John
Kepler, Johannes
Ashmole, Elias
Time Periods
17th century
18th century
19th century
Places
British Isles
Great Britain
London (England)
Greenwich (England)
Netherlands
Hague (Nethelands)
Institutions
Royal Observatory Greenwich
Royal Society of London
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