Journal of thermal analysis

, Volume 35, Issue 6, pp 1823–1836 | Cite as

George Martine, M.D., F.R.S. (1700–1741) an early thermal analyst?

  • R. C. Mackenzie


A study of the life and work of George Martine, who seems to have been the first to have used the principle of differential thermal analysis, reveals that his stature scientifically (and perhaps medically) has not as yet been fully appreciated. A complete bibliography of his writings is appended.


Polymer Physical Chemistry Inorganic Chemistry Thermal Analysis Differential Thermal Analysis 
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Durch das Studium von Leben und Werk von George Martine, der augenscheinlich der erste Anwender der Prinzipien der Differentialthermoanalyse war, wird offenkundig, daß sein Wesen bisher wissenschaftlich (und möglicherweise auch medizinisch) nicht gebührend gewürdigt wurde. Eine komplette Bibliographie seiner Schriften ist beigelegt.


Изучение жизни и рабо ты Ж. Мартина, который, кажется, впервые испо льзовал принцип дифференциа льного термического анализа, показывает, что его на учная (и возможно врачебная) деятельно сть все еще не отражен а в полной мере. Приведен полный список его трудов.


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© Wiley Heyden Ltd, Chichester and Akadémiai Kiadó, Budapest 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. C. Mackenzie
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of ChemistryUniversity of AberdeenOld AberdeenScotland

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