1835 in science

The year 1835 in science and technology involved some significant events, listed below.

List of years in science (table)






  • Adolphe Quetelet publishes Sur l'homme et le développement de ses facultés, ou Essai de physique sociale (translated as Treatise on Man), outlining his theory of "social physics" and describing his concept of the "average man" (l'homme moyen) who is characterized by the mean values of measured variables that follow a normal distribution.[4]


Physiology and medicineEdit






  1. ^ Karl Mägdefrau (1994), "Mohl, Hugo von", Neue Deutsche Biographie (in German), 17, Berlin: Duncker & Humblot, pp. 690–691CS1 maint: postscript (link); (full text online)
  2. ^ Murchison, R. I. (1835). "On the Silurian System of rocks". The London and Edinburgh Philosophical Magazine and Journal of Science. 7: 46–52.
  3. ^ Murchison, R. I.; Sedgwick, A. (1835). "On the Silurian and Cambrian Systems". Report of the Meeting of the British Association for the Advancement of Science: 59–61.
  4. ^ Crilly, Tony (2007). 50 Mathematical Ideas you really need to know. London: Quercus. p. 141. ISBN 978-1-84724-008-8.
  5. ^ Airy, G. B. (1835) "On the Diffraction of an Object-glass with Circular Aperture". Transactions of the Cambridge Philosophical Society 5: 283–291.
  6. ^ Mathew Graves at Who Named It?
  7. ^ Graves, R. J. (1835). "New observed affection of the thyroid gland in females" (Clinical lectures). London Medical and Surgical Journal (Renshaw) 7: 516–517. Repr. in Medical Classics (1940) 5: 33–36.
  8. ^ Morabia, Alfredo (March 2006). "Pierre-Charles-Alexandre Louis and the evaluation of bloodletting". Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine. 99 (3): 158–160. doi:10.1258/jrsm.99.3.158. PMC 1383766. PMID 16508057. Retrieved 2013-10-03. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  9. ^ Eiseley, Loren (1961). Darwin's Century. Anchor Books (Doubleday). p. 227.
  10. ^ Robertson, Patrick (1974). The Shell Book of Firsts. London: Ebury Press. pp. 127–8. ISBN 0-7181-1279-2.
  11. ^ Vienna Symphonic Library > Vienna Academy > Brass > Tubas > Bass tuba > History.
  12. ^ "The electromechanical relay of Joseph Henry". Georgi Dalakov. Retrieved 2013-10-03. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  13. ^ "Copley Medal | British scientific award". Encyclopedia Britannica. Retrieved 22 July 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)