TITLE

Simon, Francis Eugene

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Simon, Francis Eugene (1893-1956) was a German-born British physicist. He made important contributions to science in the field of thermodynamics, the study of heat and other forms of energy and of the conversion of energy from one form to another. Simon specialized in cryogenics, the study of material at very low temperatures. In particular, he investigated the properties of liquid helium at very low temperatures.
ACCESSION #
37309260

 

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