Gibbs


Gibbs

Gibbs may refer to:

People

*Cecil Armstrong Gibbs, composer
*Cory Gibbs, soccer player
*Frederic A. Gibbs, neurologist
*George Gibbs (mineralogist), (1776-1833)
*George Gibbs (geologist), (1815-1873)
*Herschelle Gibbs, South African cricketer
*Humphrey Vicary Gibbs, colonial administrator of Rhodesia
*James Gibbs, architect
*Joe Gibbs, football coach
*John Gibbs (c. 1600 - 1659) member of the House of Burgesses in the Virginia Colony.
*Willard Gibbs (linguist), philologist
*Josiah Willard Gibbs, mathematical physicist and founder of physical chemistry.
*Marla Gibbs, actress
*Mary Gibbs, actress
*May Gibbs, Australian children's book author/illustrator
*Michael Gibbs (politician), lawyer and politician
*Michael Gibbs (jazz composer), music composer
*Mifflin Wistar Gibbs, political figure
*Jonathan Clarkson Gibbs, political figure
*Thomas Van Renssalaer Gibbs, political figure
*Oliver Wolcott Gibbs, chemist
*Phillip Gibbs, architect
*Robert Gibbs, communications director for the Barack Obama presidential campaign, 2008
*Roland Gibbs, military officer
*Terri Gibbs, country and gospel music performer
*Timothy Gibbs, actor
*William Francis Gibbs (1886-1967), American naval architect and marine engineer, designer, American ocean liner "SS United States"
*Wolcott Gibbs, humourist
*Michael Gibbs, Professional unicyclest

Fictional

*Leroy Jethro Gibbs, main character of NCIS (TV series)
*Joshamee Gibbs, character from Pirates of the Caribbean films

cience

Mathematics and statistics

*Gibbs phenomenon
*Gibbs inequality
*Gibbs sampling

Physics

*Gibbs phase rule
*Gibbs free energy
*Gibbs entropy
*Gibbs paradox
*Gibbs-Helmholtz equation
*Gibbs algorithm
*Gibbs state
*Gibbs-Marangoni effect

Other

*GibbsCAM computer-aided manufacturing program
*Gibbs & Cox naval architecture firm
*GIBBS, Gothenburg International Bioscience Business School
*Gibbs Stadium, Spartanburg, South Carolina, USA
*Gibbs College, various United States locations
*Gibbs Ascender, a patented mechanical climbing aid

Places

*Gibbs, Missouri
*Gibbs (crater) on the Moon

ee also

*Gibson (sept)


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  • Gibbs — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Addison Crandall Gibbs (1825–1886), US amerikanischer Politiker Alan Gibbs, Gründer des britischen Fahrzeugunternehmens Gibbs Technologies Barry Gibbs (* 1948), kanadischer Eishockeyspieler Bob Gibbs (*… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Gibbs — puede referirse a los siguientes personajes: Josiah Willard Gibbs, químico, físico y matemático estadounidense. Kieran Gibbs, futbolista inglés. Lilian Suzette Gibbs, botánica inglesa (abreviatura Gibbs). Peter Edward Gibbs, botánico inglés… …   Wikipedia Español

  • GIBBS (J. W.) — Physicien et mathématicien américain, J. W. Gibbs est né à New Haven dans le Connecticut le 11 février 1839; il y meurt le 28 avril 1903, après y avoir passé presque toute son existence. Issu d’une famille de lettrés, il poursuit des études de… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • GIBBS (J.) — GIBBS JAMES (1682 1754) Parmi les architectes anglais de son temps, James Gibbs est l’un des moins soumis à la stricte observance des canons palladiens. Moins inspiré que Nicholas Hawksmoor, il sait cependant élaborer un style très personnel qui… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Gibbs — Gibbs, Josiah Willard * * * (as used in expressions) Gibbs, J(osiah) Willard Gibbs, William Francis McAdoo, William G(ibbs) …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Gibbs — Gibbs, MO U.S. village in Missouri Population (2000): 100 Housing Units (2000): 42 Land area (2000): 0.249262 sq. miles (0.645586 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.249262 sq. miles (0.645586 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Gibbs, MO — U.S. village in Missouri Population (2000): 100 Housing Units (2000): 42 Land area (2000): 0.249262 sq. miles (0.645586 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.249262 sq. miles (0.645586 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • gibbs — gibbs·ite; gibbs; gibbs·it·ic; …   English syllables

  • Gibbs — Gibbs, Josiah Willard, mathem. Physiker, geb. 11. Febr. 1839 in New Haven, seit 1871 Prof. das., gest. 28. April 1903; schuf die Grundlagen zur chem. Energetik, förderte die physik. Chemie und erfand die Vektoranalysis; schrieb: »Thermodynamische …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Gibbs — Josiah Willard …   Scientists