Definition of Hermann von Helmholtz
1. Noun. German physiologist and physicist (1821-1894).
Generic synonyms: Physicist, Physiologist
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1. Hermann Ludwig Ferdinand Von Helmholtz by John Gray McKendrick (1899)
"Hermann von Helmholtz STRONG soul, whose calm and almost God-like mien, Eyes of unfathomable depth of thought, And broad and lofty intellectual brow, ..."
2. Proceedings of the Royal Society of Londonby Royal Society (Great Britain) by Royal Society (Great Britain) (1896)
"WHF Hermann von Helmholtz was born in Potsdam, on August 31, 1821. His father was a Professor of Literature in the Gymnasium of that town. ..."
3. The Library of Original Sources by Oliver Joseph Thatcher (1907)
"PHYSICS AND CHEMISTRY Hermann von Helmholtz HERMANN HELMHOLTZ was born at Potsdam, Prussia, Aug. 31, 1821. He received his degree in medicine from Berlin in ..."
4. The Classical Psychologists: Selections Illustrating Psychology from by Benjamin Rand (1912)
"... Hermann von Helmholtz (1821-1894) A MANUAL OF PHYSIOLOGICAL OPTICS Translated from the German * by BENJAMIN RAND THEORY OF COLOR VISION HYPOTHESES. ..."