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Category:James David Forbes

English: James David Forbes (20 April 1809 – 31 December 1868) was a Scottish physicist and glaciologist who worked extensively on the conduction of heat and seismology.


James David Forbes 
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Scottish physicist and glaciologist
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Date of birth 20 April 1809
Edinburgh
Date of death 31 December 1868
Clifton
Educated at
Occupation
  • physicist
  • glaciologist
  • geologist
  • inventor
  • seismologist
  • university teacher
Member of
  • Royal Society
  • Prussian Academy of Sciences
  • Royal Society of Edinburgh
  • Bavarian Academy of Sciences and Humanities
Native language
  • English
Award received
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