Joseph Fourier


Jean Baptiste Joseph Fourier (21 Mairch 1768 – 16 Mey 1830) wis a French mathemateecian an pheesicist best kent for initiatin the investigation o Fourier series an thair application tae problems o heat transfer. The Fourier transform an Fourier's Law are an aa named in his honour. Fourier is an aa generally creditit wi the diskivery o the greenhoose effect.[1]


  1. Cowie, J. (2007). Climate Change: Biological and Human Aspects. Cambridge University Press. p. 3. ISBN 978-0521696197.

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