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The Legacy of J.C. Kapteyn

Studies on Kapteyn and the Development of Modern Astronomy (Astrophysics and Space Science Library)

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Published by Springer .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • The Milky Way,
  • Scientists - General,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Astronomy - General,
  • History,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Science & Technology,
  • Science / Astronomy,
  • Science-Astronomy - General,
  • Science-History

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsPiet C. van der Kruit (Editor), Klaas van Berkel (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages404
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9636340M
    ISBN 101402003749
    ISBN 109781402003745
    OCLC/WorldCa71678604


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The Legacy of J.C. Kapteyn Studies on Kapteyn and the Development of Modern Astronomy Search within book. Front Matter. Pages i-xviii Pages The ‘Lost Letters’ of J.C. Kapteyn. Petra van der Heijden. Pages Kapteyn and Groningen: A Portrait. Wessel E. Krul. Pages Kapteyn and de Sitter; A Rare and Special Teacher.

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In a ‘Legacy’ symposium has been devoted to Kapteyn with the title The Legacy of J.C. Kapteyn: Kapteyn and the development of modern astronomy. The proceedings5 have been published by Piet van der Kruit and Klaas van Berkel (editors) and will be referred to below as ‘the Legacy’. More recently a collection of ‘love letters.

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Abstract. Like most scientists, during his life Jacobus Kapteyn corresponded with lots of colleagues, in the Netherlands as well as abroad. However, the majority of the letters which Kapteyn received from his colleagues has been lost; only the letters by Sir David Gill remain at the Kapteyn Astronomical Institute in Author: Petra van der Heijden.

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[P C Kruit; K Berkel] -- Jacobus Cornelius Kapteyn () of the University of Groningen was one of the foremost astronomers of his time, resulting in a leading role internationally of Dutch astronomy throughout the. The Legacy of J.C. Kapteyn: Studies on Kapteyn and the Development of Modern Astronomy, (Kluwer, Dordrecht & Boston, ) [Proceedings of a symposium held in Table of Contents] [excerpts in Google Books].

van der Kruit, Pieter C., Jacobus Cornelius Kapteyn: Born Investigator of the Heavens (Springer, ). Title: Book Review: The legacy of J. Kapteyn: studies on Kapteyn and the development of modern astronomy / van der Kruit, P.

C.; van Berkel, K. (eds.), Kluwer. The parallactic instrument of Kapteyn is a measuring instrument created by the Dutch astronomer Jacobus Kapteyn around Using this instrument, Kapteyn analyzed over 1, glass plate photos of stars seen from the southern hemisphere.

This research contributed to the Cape Photographic Durchmusterung, a star catalogue containingentries. Together with the measurements of. Resources about J. Kapteyn (7) The legacy of J.C. Kapteyn: studies on Kapteyn and the development of modern astronomy / [edited] by P.C. van der Kruit and K.

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Jan Hendrik Oort ForMemRS (/ ˈ ɔːr t / or / ˈ ʊər t /; 28 April – 5 November ) was a Dutch astronomer who made significant contributions to the understanding of the Milky Way and who was a pioneer in the field of radio astronomy.

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First, astronomers believed they had confirmed that the sun was roughly in the centre of the Milky Way galaxy. Second, considerable evidence indicated that the size of the galaxy was only about one-third the value now accepted by today's astronomers.

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Revealing the Heart of the Galaxy The Milky Way and its Black Hole. Get access. ‘This book gives a personal enthusiastic and well informed view of the exciting discoveries in astronomy since () “Kapteyn and Groningen: a Portrait” in The Legacy of J.C.

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The book contains portraits of seven scientists: William, Herschel, Copernicus, Brahe, Kepler, Galileo, Newton, Kapteyn. T., ‘Kapteyn and twentieth century Dutch astronomy’, in The legacy of J. Kapteyn: Studies on Kapteyn and the development of modern astronomy, ed. by Van Der Kruit, ‘Star-streaming and the structure of the Cited by: 7.

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Kapteyn spoke very highly of Pannekoek’s astronomical accomplishments but considered him unsuited to run the entire reorganization of the observatory; Wolter Reinold de Sitter, ‘‘Kapteyn and de Sitter: A Rare and Special Teacher-Student and Coach-Player Relationship,’’ Legacy: 79– Fig.

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Prof Jacobus Cornelius Kapteyn () was a Dutch astronomer who found evidence for galactic rotation. The Kapteyn Astronomical Institute is named after its founder J.C. Kapteyn. Adriaan Blaauw Bibliography. Papers, etc. The AIP Niels Bohr Library & Archives has a oral history interview with Blaauw, and he is mentioned in several other IAU archives for the period were compiled and organized by Blaauw and deposited at the Archives of the Académie des Sciences in Paris.

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