References for Gustav de Vries


    Books:

  1. B Willink, De Tweede Gouden Eeuw. Nederland en de Nobelprijzen voor natuurwetenschappen 1870-1940 (Amsterdam, 1998).

    Articles:

  2. R K Bullough and P J Caudrey, Solitons and the Korteweg-de Vries equation: integrable systems in 1834-1995, Acta Appl. Math. 39 (1-3) (1995), 193-228.
  3. A J Kox, Korteweg, de Vries, and Dutch science at the turn of the century, Acta Appl. Math. 39 (1-3) (1995), 91-92.
  4. F van der Blij, Some details of the history of the Korteweg-de Vries equation, Nieuw Arch. Wisk. (3) 26 (1) (1978), 54-64.
  5. B Willink, The collaboration of Korteweg and de Vries: on the trail of personalities (Dutch), Nieuw Arch. Wiskd. (5) 7 (3) (2006), 179-185.
  6. B Willink, The collaboration between Korteweg and de Vries - An enquiry into personalities.
    http://arxiv.org/abs/0710.5227v1