Definition of Bjerknes, Vilhelm in English:

Bjerknes, Vilhelm

Syllabification: Bjerk·nes, Vilhelm
Pronunciation: /ˈbyerknəs
( 1862–1951), Norwegian geophysicist and meteorologist; full name Vilhelm Frimann Koren Bjerknes. He developed a theory of physical hydrodynamics for atmosphere and oceanic circulation and mathematical models for weather prediction.

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