References for Jean-Baptiste Biot

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  1. M P Crosland, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-2830900453.html
  2. Biography in Encyclopaedia Britannica.
    http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/66209/Jean-Baptiste-Biot
  3. Jean-Baptiste Biot, La grande encyclopédie (Paris, 1885-1891).

Articles:

  1. C A St Beuve, Jean-Baptiste Biot, Nouvelles Lundis 2 (1864), 70-109.
  2. Jean-Baptiste Biot, Obituary Notices of Fellows Deceased, Proc. Roy. Soc. London 12 (1862-63), xxxv-xlii.
  3. Jean-Baptiste Biot, Pasteur Brewing. http://www.pasteurbrewing.com/colleagues/biographies/jean-baptiste-biot-1774-1862.html
  4. E Frankel, Career-making in post-revolutionary France : the case of Jean-Baptiste Biot, British J. Hist. Sci. 11 (37) (1) (1978), 36-48.
  5. T Hashimoto, Ampère vs. Biot : two mathematizing routes to electromagnetic theory, Historia Sci. 24 (1983), 29-51.
  6. F Lefort, Notice sur la vie et les travaux de Biot (Paris, 1867).
  7. T Levitt, Biot's Paper and Arago's Plates: Photographic Practice and the Transparency of Representation, Isis 94 (3) (2003), 456-476.
  8. C E Picard, La vie et l'oeuvre de Jean-Baptiste Biot, Éloges et discours académique (Paris, 1931), 221-287.
  9. D Raina, Jean-Baptiste Biot on the history of Indian astronomy (1830-1860): the nation in the post-enlightenment historiography of science, Indian J. Hist. Sci. 35 (4) (2000), 319-346.

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