- E M Parkinson, Biography in
*Dictionary of Scientific Biography*(New York 1970-1990).

http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-2830904174.html - Biography in
*Encyclopaedia Britannica.*

http://www.britannica.com/eb/article-9069777/Sir-George-Gabriel-Stokes-1st-Baronet

**Books:**

- J Larmor,
*Memoir and scientific correspondence of the late Sir George Gabriel Stokes*(2 vols.) (Cambridge, 1907). - D B Wilson,
*Kelvin and Stokes: A Comparative Study in Victorian Physics*(1987). - A D D Craik,
*Mr Hopkins' Men: Cambridge Reform and British Mathematics in the*19*th Century*(Cambridge 2007)

**Articles:**

- E W Brown, Note on George Gabriel Stokes,
*Phys. Rev.***18**(1904), 58-62. - J Z Buchwald, Why Stokes never wrote a treatise on optics, in
*The investigation of difficult things*(Cambridge, 1992), 451-476. - A D D Craik, G.G. Stokes and his precursors on water wave theory, (Newton Institute seminar, August 2001). In IMA Conference Proceedings,
*Wind over Waves*pp. 3-22, ed. Sajjadi & Hunt, (Cambridge: June 2003). - A D D Craik, The origins of water-wave theory,
*Ann. Rev. Fluid Mech.*(2002).

http://www.annualreviews.org/doi/abs/10.1146%2Fannurev.fluid.36.050802.122118 - A D D Craik, George Gabriel Stokes on water wave theory,
*Ann. Rev. Fluid Mech.***37**(2005), 23-42. - I Grattan-Guinness, The Cauchy- Stokes- Seidel story on uniform convergence again: was there a fourth man?,
*Bull. Soc. Math. Belg. Sér. A***38**(1986), 225-235. - F A J L James, The conservation of energy, theories of absorption and resonating molecules, 1851-1854 : G G Stokes, A J Angström and W Thomson,
*Notes and Records Roy. Soc. London***38**(1) (1983), 79-107. - V J Katz, The history of Stokes' theorem,
*Math. Mag.***52**(3) (1979), 146-156. - M A Kharitonova, The development of the mathematical theory of diffraction by G Stokes (Russian),
*Ocherki Istor. Estestvoznan. Tekhn. No.***34**(1988), 26-29, 102. - A Kinsella, Sir George Gabriel Stokes : the Malahide connection,
*Irish Math. Soc. Bull.*(35) (1995), 59-62. - Lord Rayleigh, George Gabriel Stokes,
*Proc. Royal Soc. London***75**(1905), 199-216. - R Paris, The mathematical work of G G Stokes,
*Math. Today (Southend-on-Sea)***32**(3-4) (1996), 43-46. - H P Stokes, Reminiscences of Sir George Stokes,
*The Cambridge Chronical*(13 Feb, 1903). - P G Tait, Scientific Worthies. V - George Gabriel Stokes,
*Nature***12**(15 July, 1875), 201-202. - A Wood, George Gabriel Stokes 1819-1903, an Irish mathematical physicist,
*Irish Math. Soc. Bull.*(35) (1995), 49-58.

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