dispersion (lumière)

[1930] Discovery of the Dispersion of Light and of the Nature of Color (1672) ; Isaac Newton ; George Sarton ; ISIS 14 (1930) p. 326 [lien]
[1973] Newton's search for a mechanistic model of colour dispersion: A suggested interpretation ; Zev Bechler ; Archive for history of exact sciences 11 (1973) p. 1 [lien]
[1974] Newton's law of forces which are inversely as the mass: a suggested interpretation of his later efforts to normalise a mechanistic model of optical dispersion ; Z. Bechler ; Centaurus 18 (1974) p. 184 [lien]
[1975] Newton's Definition of a Light Ray and the Diffusion Theories of Chromatic Dispersion ; Alan E. Shapiro ; ISIS 66 (1975) p. 194 [lien]
[1979] Newton's “Achromatic” dispersion law: Theoretical background and experimental evidence ; Alan E. Shapiro ; Archive for history of exact sciences 21 (1979) p. 91 [lien]
[1996] The first molecular models for an electromagnetic theory of dispersion and some aspects of physics at the end of the nineteenth century ; Bruno Carazza ; Nadia Robotti ; Annals of Science 53 (1996) p. 587 [lien]
[1998] Dispersion, experimental apparatus, and the acceptance of the wave theory of light ; Xiang Chen ; Annals of Science 55 (1998) p. 401 [lien]