Authorised form of nameFrisi; Paolo (1728 - 1784)
Dates1728 - 1784
Dates and placesBirth:
Milan, Italy (13 April 1728)
Milan, Italy (22 November 1784)
ActivityResearch Field:
Mathematics, physics, astronomy
Royal Society activityMembership:
Election Date:
Bulloch's Roll; DSB
Royal Society codeNA343
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
L&P/2/280Letter, 'Letter to the President of the Royal Society' from Paolo Frisi to Martin Folkes31 December 1751
L&P/4/365Letter, 'Of the protection of buildings from lightning' from Paolo Frisi to Charles Morton17 October 1766
L&P/4/144Letter, 'On astronomical matters' from Paolo Frisi to the Royal Society18 January 1763
L&P/2/397Paper, 'Account of an essay, 'Disquisitio mathematica in causam physicam figurae et magntiudinis telluris nostrae' [Mathematics inquiry into the physical shape of our planet and magnitudes] by Paolo Frisi' by James Short1753
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