Author:John William Strutt
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|William Ramsay, discovered the element argon, an achievement for which he earned the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1904; discovered the phenomenon now called Rayleigh scattering, explaining why the sky is blue, and predicted the existence of the surface waves now known as Rayleigh waves3rd Baron Rayleigh; British physicist who, with |
This author wrote articles for the 1911 Encyclopædia Britannica.
Articles attributed to this author are designated in EB1911 by the initials "R."
- The Theory of Sound (1877)
- Scientific papers (Vol. 1: 1869-1881)
- Does Motion through the Aether cause Double Refraction? (1902)