Gay-Lussac, Joseph Louis

 (1778–1850) French chemist and physicist.

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  • Gay-Lussac,Joseph Louis — Gay Lus·sac (gā lə săkʹ, lü säkʹ), Joseph Louis. 1778 1850. French chemist and physicist who isolated the element boron (1809) and formulated a law that explains the behavior of a gas under constant pressure. * * * …   Universalium

  • Gay-Lussac, Joseph-Louis — ▪ French scientist Introduction born December 6, 1778, Saint Léonard de Noblat, France died May 9, 1850, Paris  French chemist and physicist who pioneered investigations into the behaviour of gases, established new techniques for analysis, and… …   Universalium

  • Gay-Lussac , Joseph-Louis — (1778–1850) French chemist and physicist Gay Lussac was the son of a judge who was later imprisoned during the French Revolution. Born at St. Léonard in France, he entered the recently founded Ecole Polytechnique in 1797 and graduated in 1800.… …   Scientists

  • Gay-Lussac, Joseph (-Louis) — born Dec. 6, 1778, Saint Léonard de Noblat, France died May 9, 1850, Paris French chemist and physicist. He showed that all gases expand by the same fraction of their volume for a given temperature increase; this led to the devising of a new… …   Universalium

  • Gay-Lussac, Joseph Louis — ► (1788 1850) Físico y químico francés. Descubrió la ley de dilatación de los gases, enunció otra sobre las combinaciones de los mismos (1808), y comprobó las variaciones de intensidad del campo magnético terrestre en relación con la altura y la… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Gay-Lussac, Joseph (-Louis) — (6 dic. 1778, Saint Léonard de Noblat, Francia–9 may. 1850, París). Químico y físico francés. Demostró que todos los gases se expanden en una misma fracción de su volumen para un determinado aumento de temperatura; esto lo llevó a idear una nueva …   Enciclopedia Universal

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  • Louis Joseph Gay-Lussac — Joseph Louis Gay Lussac Ballonaufstieg Joseph Louis Gay Lussac (* 6. Dezember 1778 in Saint Léonard de Noblat; † …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Gay-Lussac — Joseph Louis Gay Lussac Ballonaufstieg Joseph Louis Gay Lussac (* 6. Dezember 1778 in Saint Léonard de Noblat; † …   Deutsch Wikipedia


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