Idea #6 Letter from Charles Algernon Parsons to George Johnstone Stoney concerning mathematical work undertaken by one of Stoney’s daughters.
Subjects: Mathematics / Engineering / History
An intriguing insight into the mathematics behind the construction of Newcastle’s famous ‘Turbinia’ steamship. And who is this (female) mathematician, who seems to get little mention in the history of the Turbinia?
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