What is maxwell?

  • (noun): Scottish physicist whose equations unified electricity and magnetism and who recognized the electromagnetic nature of light (1831-1879).
    Synonyms: J. C. Maxwell, James Clerk Maxwell
    See also — Additional definitions below

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Shrine Of The Báb - History
... The architect was William Sutherland Maxwell, a Canadian Bahá'í who was a Beaux-Arts architect and the father-in-law of Shoghi Effendi ... in the use of Western and Eastern styles, but left the artistic details to Maxwell ... Maxwell's design of the Rose Baveno granite colonnade, Oriental-style Chiampo stone arches, and golden dome is meant to harmonize Eastern and Western proportions and ...
Covariant Formulation Of Classical Electromagnetism
... the laws of classical electromagnetism (in particular, Maxwell's equations and the Lorentz force) in a form that is manifestly invariant under Lorentz transformations, in the formalism of special ... However, this is not as general as Maxwell's equations in curved spacetime or non-rectilinear coordinate systems ... one could instead regard them as the formulation of Maxwell's equations in terms of total charge and current ...
Maxwell, Ontario
... Maxwell, Ontario can refer to Maxwell, Grey County, Ontario Maxwell, Hastings County, Ontario ...
Graham Maxwell
... Arthur Graham Crowder Maxwell (18 July 1921 – 28 November 2010), often abbreviated as A ... Graham Maxwell, was a Seventh-day Adventist theologian, and the emeritus professor of New Testament studies at Loma Linda University ... In a 1985 survey of 55 religion teachers at North American Adventist colleges, Maxwell tied for fourth place among most influential Adventist authors ...
Revenge And Remorse (The Guilty Alibi) - Plot
... Oliver Maxwell ... When Maxwell uses it the next day, at a hearing, it explodes, killing the judge ... released criminals were sent to prison by Judge Maxwell himself, making this a possible revenge kill ...

More definitions of "maxwell":

  • (noun): A cgs unit of magnetic flux equal to the flux perpendicular to an area of 1 square centimeter in a magnetic field of 1 gauss.
    Synonyms: Mx

Famous quotes containing the word maxwell:

    Gin a body meet a body
    Flyin’ through the air,
    Gin a body hit a body,
    Will it fly? and where?
    —James Clerk Maxwell (1831–1879)

    They give me goose pimples on top of my goose pimples.
    Griffin Jay, Maxwell Shane (1905–1983)

    Hey, Steve, can a woman go nuts from gettin’ sawed in half too many times?
    Griffin Jay, Maxwell Shane (1905–1983)