Photograph of J.  Willard Gibbs.

J. Willard Gibbs

After publishing his first thermodynamic work "Graphical methods in the thermodynamics of fluids", J. Willard Gibbs later created the general thermodynamic theory, which is a strict physical theory applying to the whole real world.

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origin: 1997 November 24
updated: 1998 February 9 color bar