References for Anders Celsius


  1. P Collinder, Swedish Astronomers 1477-1900 (Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis 19) (Uppsala, Sweden, 1970).
  2. P de Maupertuis & al., La Figure de la Terre (Paris, 1739).
  3. N V E Nordenmark, Anders Celsius, professor i Uppsala, 1701-1744 (Almqvist & Wiksells, Uppsala, 1936).
  4. R Outhier, Journal d'un voyage au Nord en 1736 et 1737 (Paris, 1744).


  5. O Beckman, Anders Celsius and the fixed points of the Celsius scale, European Journal of Physics 18 (1997), 169-75.
  6. O Beckman, Anders Celsius, Elementa 84 (4) (2001), 174-180.
  7. Biography of Anders Celsius, Uppsala University.
  8. The Editors, Anders Celsius, Encyclopaedia Britannica.
  9. J Eames, An Account by John Eames, F.R.S. of a Dissertation, Containing Remarks upon the Observations Made in France, in Order to Ascertain the Figure of the Earth, by Mr Celsius, Intituled, De Observationibus Pro Figura Telluris Determinanda, in Gallia Habitis, Disquisitio. Auctore Andrea Celsio, Philosophical Transactions 41 (1739-1741), 371-382.
  10. H J Heyman, Nils Celsius, Svenskt biografiskt lexikon 8 (1929), 242.
  11. H J Heyman, Anders Celsius, Svenskt biografiskt lexikon 8 (1929), 266.
  12. T Hockey and R S Jarrell, Celsius, Anders, in T Hockey, V Trimble and T R Williams (eds.), Biographical Encyclopedia of Astronomers (Springer Publishing, New York, 2014).
  13. G Holmberg, Anders (Andreas) Spole, Svenskt biografiskt lexikon 33 (2007-11), 41.
  14. H C Stempels, Anders Celsius' contributions to meridian arc measurements and the establishment of an astronomical observatory in Uppsala, Baltic Astronomy 20 (2011), 179-85.