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1700, Jan 291724-17531782, Mar 17
a Swiss mathematician and physicist and was one of the many prominent mathematicians in the Bernoulli family. He is particularly remembered for his applications of mathematics to mechanics, especially fluid mechanics, and for his pioneering work in probability and statistics. His name is commemorated in the Bernoulli's principle, a particular example of the conservation of energy, which describes the mathematics of the mechanism underlying the operation of two important technologies of the 20th century: the carburetor and the airplane wing.
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Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel
...death, though they had originally been discovered by Daniel Bernoulli.
Ivan Kulibin
...Kulibin's project was praised by Leonhard Euler and Daniel Bernoulli, but was never realized.
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