Wardrop


Wardrop

Wardrop may refer to:

* James Wardrop (1782–1869), Scottish surgeon.
* Marjory Wardrop (1869–1909), British literary scholar.
* Oliver Wardrop (1864–1948), British diplomat.
* John Glen Wardrop, British transport analyst.


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  • Wardrop — James, British surgeon, 1782–1869. See W. method …   Medical dictionary

  • Wardrop Engineering Inc. — Infobox Company company name = Wardrop Engineering Inc. company company type = Private company slogan = foundation = 1955 location = Toronto, ON; Pickering, ON; Markham, ON; Mississauga, ON; Sudbury, ON; Thunder Bay, ON; Winnipeg, MB; Saskatoon,… …   Wikipedia

  • Oliver Wardrop — in Tbilisi Sir John Oliver Wardrop, KBE, CMG (1864 1948) was a British diplomat, traveller and translator, primarily known as the United Kingdom s first Chief Commissioner of Transcaucasus in Georgia, 1919 21, and also as the founder and… …   Wikipedia

  • Marjory Wardrop — dressed in Georgian national costume Marjory Scott Wardrop (November 11, 1869 – December 7, 1909) was an English scholar and translator of Georgian literature. She was a sister of the British diplomat and scholar of Georgia, Sir Oliver Wardrop.… …   Wikipedia

  • John Glen Wardrop — was an English transport analyst who developed Wardrop s first and second principles of equilibrium. The concepts are related to the idea of Nash equilibrium in game theory developed separately. However in transportation networks, there are many… …   Wikipedia

  • James Wardrop — MD FRCSEd FRCS (1782–1869), Scottish surgeon. Born in Torbane Hill, Lanark, Wardrop trained in Edinburgh 1897, London 1801 and Vienna 1803. Ophthalmic surgeon in Edinburgh 1804–08; London 1809–69; gained MD St Andrews 1834.Wardrop taught surgery… …   Wikipedia

  • Principe de wardrop — En mathématiques, le principe de Wardrop s énonce ainsi : pour chaque couple d origine–destination, les chemins utilisés ont le même coût généralisé et celui ci est inférieur aux coûts des chemins non utilisés. Si, pour un couple origine… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • John Wardrop — may be:*John Glen Wardrop, English transport analyst *Sir John Oliver Wardrop (1864 ndash;1948), English diplomat …   Wikipedia

  • Principe de Wardrop — En mathématiques, le principe de Wardrop s énonce ainsi : pour chaque couple d origine–destination, les chemins utilisés ont le même coût généralisé et celui ci est inférieur aux coûts des chemins non utilisés. Si, pour un couple origine… …   Wikipédia en Français


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