References for David Enskog

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  1. S G Brush, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).


  1. S G Brush, Kinetic theory (3 vols) (Oxford, 1965).
  2. S Chapman and T G Cowling, The mathematical theory of non-uniform gases (Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1960).
  3. J Mehra, The physicist's conception of nature (Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg-New York, 1973_).
  4. F P Miller, A F Vandome and J McBrewster, David Enskog (VDM Publishing House Ltd., 2010).


  1. S Chapman, Prof David Enskog, Nature 161 (1948), 193-194.
  2. S Chapman, The kinetic theory of gases 50 years ago, in W E Britten (ed.), Lectures in Theoretical Physics 9 (New York, 1967), 1-13.
  3. H Faxen, David Enskog, Svenskt biografiskt lexikon XIII (Stockholm, 1950), 765-767.
  4. M Fridlund, The fall and rise of David Enskog, in Center on the Periphery. Historical Aspects of 20th Century Swedish Physics (Science history Publications, 1993).
  5. K Kärre and N Svartholm, David Enskog (Swedish), Kosmos 26 (1948), 7-15.
  6. D E Newton, David Enskog 1884-1947 Swedish mathematician and physicist, in Brigham Narins (ed.), Notable Scientists from 1900 to the Present: D-H (Gale Group, 2001).

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