# Author:Siméon Denis Poisson

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French mathematician and physicist. |

## WorksEdit

*Nouvelle théorie de l'action capillaire*(4to, 1831)*Traité de méchanique*(1833), translated as*A Treastise of Mechanics*by Henry Harte*Théorie mathématique de la chaleur*(4to, 1835)- Supplement to the same (4to, 1837)

- "On the Mathematical Theory of Heat," Summary of the book
*Recherches sur la probabilité des jugements en matières criminelles et matière civile*(4to, 1837)

## AboutEdit

- "Poisson, Simeon Denis," in
*The New Student's Reference Work*, Chicago: F.E. Compton and Co. (1914) - "Poisson, Siméon Denis," in
*Encyclopædia Britannica*(11th ed., 1911)

**public domain** worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago. Translations or editions published later may be copyrighted. Posthumous works may be copyrighted based on how long they have been published in certain countries and areas.