Oliver Heaviside Quotes (2 quotes)


Oliver Heaviside
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Electromagnetic Theory (1912), Volume III; p.1; The Electrician Pub. Co., London. Full Text
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Thomas Carlyle
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Variant: "Permanence, persistence is the first condition of all fruitfulness in the ways of men. The 'tendency to persevere,' to persist in spite of hindrances, discouragements and ' impossibilities:' it is this that in all things distinguishes the strong soul from the weak." From: "Past and Present" (1843), Book IV: Horoscope, "Permanence"


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Oliver Heaviside
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Born: May 18, 1850

Died: February 3, 1925 (aged 74)

Bio: Oliver Heaviside was a self-taught English electrical engineer, mathematician, and physicist who adapted complex numbers to the study of electrical circuits, invented mathematical techniques to the solution of differential equations, reformulated Maxwell's field equations in terms of electric and magnetic forces and energy flux, and independently co-formulated vector analysis.

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