Biographical Encyclopedia of Astronomers

2014 Edition
| Editors: Thomas Hockey, Virginia Trimble, Thomas R. Williams, Katherine Bracher, Richard A. Jarrell, Jordan D. MarchéII, JoAnn Palmeri, Daniel W. E. Green

Scheiner, Julius

  • Jordan D. MarchéII
Reference work entry

BornCologne, (Germany), 25 November 1858

Died Potsdam, Germany, 20 December, 1913
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Selected References

  1. Anon. (1914). “Julius Scheiner.” Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 74: 282–284.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. Frost, Edwin B. (1915). “Julius Scheiner.” Astrophysical Journal 41: 1–9.ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  3. Hearnshaw, J. B. (1986). The Analysis of Starlight: One Hundred and Fifty Years of Astronomical Spectroscopy. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, esp. pp. 87–89, 151–153, 219–220.Google Scholar
  4. — (1996). The Measurement of Starlight: Two Centuries of Astronomical Photometry. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, esp. pp. 103–104, 173–174.Google Scholar
  5. McGucken, William (1975). “Scheiner, Julius.” Dictionary of Scientific Biography, edited by Charles Coulston Gillispie. Vol. 12, pp. 152–153. New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons.Google Scholar
  6. Wilsing, J. and J. Scheiner (1982). “On an Attempt to Detect Electrodynamic Solar Radiation and on the Change in Contact Resistance when Illuminating Two Conductors by Electric Radiation.” In Classics in Radio Astronomy, edited by Woodruff Turner Sullivan, III, pp. 147–157. Dordrecht: D. Reidel.CrossRefGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jordan D. MarchéII
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  1. 1.University of WisconsinMadisonUSA