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Sketching the History of Statistical Mechanics and Thermodynamics

Sketching the History of Statistical Mechanics and Thermodynamics

This site is a timeline of thermodynamics and statistical mechanics from approximately 150 BC to the present. Links to information about the people involved in the development of the field, and sources and references, are provided. The author introduces many different concept in this thorough timeline. He links important names in the field to separate biographical information about the particular author. A careful listing of sources used in his research is provided towards the end.

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