21 Oct Homage to a notorious scientist and spanish Navy Officer, Jorge Juan y Santacilia
Real Academia de Ingenieria (Spain) (RAI) 2010
Jorge Juan’s life and work. The Spanish Navy in the 18th Century. Jorge Juan: mathematician and astronomer. Naval engineering and naval engineers. Jorge Juan and naval engineers. « Navigation Compendium » by Jorge Juan and « Secret News of America … » by Jorge Juan and Antonio de Ulloa. Naval architecture at maritime examination. Mechanics of the fluids at maritime examination. Warship evolution.