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# Johann Heinrich Lambert in a sentence

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The term albedo was introduced into optics by **Johann Heinrich Lambert** in his 1760 work Photometria.

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It is named after **Johann Heinrich Lambert**, from his Photometria, published in 1760.

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Hyperbolic functions were introduced in the 1760s independently by Vincenzo Riccati and **Johann Heinrich Lambert**.

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The Lambert W function is named after **Johann Heinrich Lambert**.

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**Johann Heinrich Lambert** (German: [ˈlambɛʁt], Jean-Henri Lambert in French;

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Lambertian reflectance is named after **Johann Heinrich Lambert**, who introduced the concept of perfect diffusion in his 1760 book Photometria.

7. Johann-Heinrich Lambert is the author of a treatise on logic, which he called Neues Organon (1764), that is to say, the New Organon.

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**Johann Heinrich Lambert** conjectured that π was not algebraic, that is, a transcendental number, in 1761.

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His findings, together with those of **Johann Heinrich Lambert**, make up the Beer–Lambert law.

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Related to his work on galactic structure, he also developed a cosmological theory based on the work of **Johann Heinrich Lambert**.

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The spherical form of the transverse Mercator projection was one of the seven new projections presented, in 1772, by **Johann Heinrich Lambert**.

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Lambertian reflectance is named after **Johann Heinrich Lambert**, who introduced the concept of perfect diffusion in his 1760 book Photometria.

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It was named after Swiss polymath **Johann Heinrich Lambert**.

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Based partly on earlier work by Pierre Bouguer and **Johann Heinrich Lambert**, it established the analytical technique known as spectrophotometry.

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The foot-lambert is named after **Johann Heinrich Lambert** (1728–1777), a Swiss-German mathematician, physicist and astronomer.

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The Lambert conformal conic is one of several map projection systems developed by **Johann Heinrich Lambert**, an 18th-century Swiss mathematician, physicist, philosopher, and astronomer.

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In geometry, a Lambert quadrilateral,
named after **Johann Heinrich Lambert**,
is a quadrilateral in which three of its angles are right angles.

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It is named for the Swiss mathematician **Johann Heinrich Lambert**, who announced it in 1772.

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The lambert (symbol L, la or Lb) is a non-SI metric unit of luminance named for **Johann Heinrich Lambert** (1728–1777), a Swiss mathematician, physicist and astronomer.

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Some of the earliest known line charts are generally credited to Francis Hauksbee, Nicolaus Samuel Cruquius, **Johann Heinrich Lambert** and William Playfair.

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This model for diffuse reflection was proposed by **Johann Heinrich Lambert** in 1760 and has been perhaps the most widely used reflectance model in computer vision and graphics.

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He was educated with his brothers, Charles and Henry, in the Grisons, in Chur where his tutor was **Johann Heinrich Lambert**, and then at Eton.

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In the 1760s, **Johann Heinrich Lambert** proved that the number π (pi) is irrational: that is, it cannot be expressed as a fraction a/b, where a is an integer and b is a non-zero integer.

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**Johann Heinrich Lambert** proved (1761) that π cannot be rational, and that e is irrational if n is rational (unless n = 0).

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Bopp's special field of interest were researches about **Johann Heinrich Lambert**.

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There are several projections used in maps carrying the name of **Johann Heinrich Lambert**:

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Photometria is a book on the measurement of light by **Johann Heinrich Lambert** published in 1760.

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In a 1985 article she related the science of perspective as described by Simon Stevin, Frans van Schooten, Willem 's Gravesande, Brook Taylor, and **Johann Heinrich Lambert**.

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It was named after German physicist **Johann Heinrich Lambert**, and the name was approved in 1973.

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This article is a list of things named in the memory of the 18th century Swiss scientist **Johann Heinrich Lambert**:

# Some Words

- 1760
- Photometria
- about 0.9
- about 0.04
- zero
- 0.1
- 0.4
- NASA
- MODIS
- Terra
- the Suomi NPP
- JPSS
- BRDF
- about 15
- °
- almost 27
- zenith angle θi
- ISO
- Phoenician
- Egyptian
- 1600
- Arabic
- Semitic
- the Greek Dark Ages
- the 8th century
- Etruscans
- Peninsula
- Romans
- Etruscan
- the Roman Empire
- 5th century AD
- Western Europe
- Italy
- Merovingian
- Visigothic
- Insular
- Anglo
- Anglo-Saxon
- Great Britain
- the 9th century