References for Johann Segner

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  1. A T Grigorian, A P Youschkevitch, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
  2. Biography in Encyclopaedia Britannica.


  1. W Kaiser, Johann Andreas Segner : der 'Vater der Turbine' (Leipzig, 1977).
  2. B Szénássy, History of Mathematics in Hungary until the 20th Century (Berlin-Heidelberg-New York, 1992).


  1. J J Bikerman, Capillarity before Laplace : Clairaut, Segner, Monge, Young, Arch. History Exact Sci. 18 (2) (1977/78), 103-122.
  2. M Cantor, Vorlesungen über Geschichte der Mathematik III, IV (Leipzig, 1908).
  3. Slovakia Today 2 (8) (May 1996).
  4. B Szénássy, The mathematical activity of András Segner (Hungarian), Acta Universitatis Debrecen VI/2 (1960), 37-42.

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