rudolf julius emanuel clausius

Clausius

[klou-zee-uhs]
noun
Rudolf Julius Emanuel [roo-dolf jool-yuhs i-man-yoo-uhl; German roo-dawlf yoo-lee-oos ey-mah-noo-el] , 1822–88, German mathematical physicist: pioneer in the field of thermodynamics.
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Clausius (German ˈklauziʊs)
 
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Rudolf Julius (ˈruːdɔlf ˈjuːliʊs). 1822--88, German physicist and mathematician. He enunciated the second law of thermodynamics (1850) and developed the kinetic theory of gases

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rudolf julius emanuel clausius

German mathematical physicist who formulated the second law of thermodynamics and is credited with making thermodynamics a science.

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