Carnot, Leonard Sadi

Carnot, Leonard Sadi, son of Nicolas, founder of thermo-dynamics; in his “Reflexions sur la Puissance du Feu” enunciates the principle of Reversibility, considered the most important contribution to physical science since the time of Newton (1796-1832). See Dr. Knott's “Physics.”

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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Carnot, Leonard Sadi
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