Charles Cléophas Person

Jaime Wisniak

Resumen


Charles Cléophas Person (1801-1884), French physician, transformed into researcher of thermodynamic properties such as latent heats of fusion, vaporization, and dilution, the specific heat of pure compounds and saline solutions, thermometry, neural physiology, etc. Among his achievements we can mention a procedure for improving the lecture of thermometers, a galvanometer for detecting weak instantaneous currents, and an adiabatic calorimeter.

Palabras clave


adiabatic calorimeter; fusion; heat of dilution; heat of solution; latent heat; neural currents; physiology; specific heat; thermometry; vaporization; vision

Texto completo:

PDF (English)

Enlaces refback

  • No hay ningún enlace refback.


Copyright (c) 2018 Revista CENIC Ciencias Químicas

Licencia de Creative Commons
Este obra está bajo una licencia de Creative Commons Reconocimiento-NoComercial-CompartirIgual 4.0 Internacional.

e-ISSN: 2221-2442. Editorial CENIC, Centro Nacional de Investigaciones Científicas, La Habana, Cuba