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Hooke

(huk),
Robert, British experimental physicist, 1635-1703. See: hookean behavior, Hooke law.
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Que el senor Hooke notifique en la dedicacion de ese trabajo a la Sociedad, que a pesar de que lo ha autorizado, sin embargo, ella no posee ninguna teoria, ni se penso hacerlo; y que varias hipotesis y teorias establecidas por el mismo no se entregan como certezas, sino como conjeturas; y que el no tiene la intencion en absoluto para imponerlas o exponerlas al mundo como la opinion de la Sociedad (Birch: 1756-1757 I: 491).
(3.) Robert Hooke. http://www.roberthooke.org.uk/robert_hooke.htm (Accessed December 2012).
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James Hooke, CEO of MIC, said that this sale allows Atlantic to redeploy the proceeds in new or existing markets where it has stronger growth prospects.
The album saw Paul reunite with producer, friend and former Van Morrison drummer Peter van Hooke to record with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.
The hooke r h a s a l r e a d y e a r n e d legendary status to the club, hence his statue having been erected outside St Helens' new stadium for next season.
He avoids the obvious names to pick people such as Dalton, Hooke and Cayley, where the lines between science and engineering are usually blurred.
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The case of Boyle is quite unlike that of his one-time employee, Robert Hooke (1635-1703), who graduated from being Boyle's assistant to become curator of experiments for the Royal Society and one of the leading scientific minds of his day.
Take the Space theatre company is bringing Hanging Hooke, the story of 17th-century natural philosopher Robert Hooke, to Southport Arts Centre.
10.00 Robert Hooke:Victim of Genius.11.00 Twelve Monkeys (1995).