References for Diederik Korteweg

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  1. D J Struik, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-2830902369.html

Articles:

  1. H J E Beth and W van der Woude, Levensbericht van Diederik Johannes Korteweg, Jaarboek van de Kon. Akad. v. Kunsten en Wetensch., 1945-1946 (Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen, 1946), 194-208
  2. L E J Brouwer, Diederik Johannes Korteweg, Euclides (Groningen) 17 (1941), 266-267.
  3. R K Bullough and P J Caudrey, Solitons and the Korteweg-de Vries equation: integrable systems in 1834-1995, Acta Appl. Math. 39 (1-3) (1995), 193-228.
  4. A J Kox, Korteweg, de Vries, and Dutch science at the turn of the century, Acta Appl. Math. 39 (1-3) (1995), 91-92.
  5. J L Sengers and A H M Levelt, Diederik Korteweg, Pioneer of Criticality, Physics Today 55 (2002), 47-55.
  6. F van der Blij, Some details of the history of the Korteweg- de Vries equation, Nieuw Arch. Wisk. (3) 26 (1) (1978), 54-64.

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