Archimedes: Russian Researches

  • Alexander Golovin
  • Anastasia Golovina
Conference paper
Part of the History of Mechanism and Machine Science book series (HMMS, volume 11)


The short review of the most considerable Russian researches of engineering and scientific activity of Archimedes is given. Special attention is focused on Ivan Nikolayevich Veselovsky’s original research - one of the largest Russian experts in this area.


Floating Body Greek Text Circle Measurement Military Engineer Flat Figure 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Theory of Mechanisms and Machines DepartmentBauman Moscow State Technical UniversityMoscowRussia
  2. 2.Bauman Moscow State Technical University, Undergraduate studentMoscowRussia

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