Josiah Willard Gibbs

Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to Josiah Willard Gibbs: Ludwig Boltzmann
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Synonyms for Josiah Willard Gibbs

United States chemist (1839-1903)


References in periodicals archive ?
Josiah Willard Gibbs died the year after publication of Elementary Principles in Statistical Mechanics, in April 1903.
Yet if it is true that every great thinker has, with Newton, been obliged to stand on the shoulders of giants, then all of these must be reckoned as standing on the shoulders of Josiah Willard Gibbs.
An American physicist, Josiah Willard Gibbs (1839-1903), applied it to chemical change.
One of the few who devoted himself to what may be called pure research was Josiah Willard Gibbs, at Yale University.
The stamps celebrate thermodynamicist Josiah Willard Gibbs, geneticist Barbara McClintock, mathematician John von Neumann, and physicist Richard P.