Osborne Reynolds

1842 - 1912

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Osborne Reynolds was an Irish mathematician best known for introducing the Reynolds number classifying fluid flow.
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  1. Obituary: The Times

Honours awarded to Osborne Reynolds
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Fellow of the Royal Society1877
Royal Society Royal Medal1888
Royal Society Bakerian lecturer1897


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