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

Spörer, Friedrich Wilhelm Gustav

  • Paul Charbonneau
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-9917-7_1302

BornBerlin, (Germany), 23 October 1822

Died Giessen, (Hessen), Germany, 7 July 1895
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Selected References

  1. Anon. (1896). “Professor Dr. Friedrich Wilhelm Gustav Spörer.” Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 56: 210–213.Google Scholar
  2. Maunder, E. W. (1890). “Professor Spoerer’s Researches on Sun-spots.” Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 50: 251–252. (Contains a short summary, in English, of Spörer’s two 1889 articles.)Google Scholar
  3. Spörer, G. (1889). “Sur les différences que présentent l’hémisphère nord et l’hémisphère sud du Soleil.” Bulletin astronomique 6: 60–63.Google Scholar
  4. — (1889). “Ueber die Periodicität der Sonnenflecken seit dem Jahre 1618.” Nova Acta der Kaiserlischer Leopold-Carolinia Deutschen Akademie der Naturforscher 53: 280–324.Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Paul Charbonneau
    • 1
  1. 1.University of MontréalMontréalCanada