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Bust of Claude Louis Marie Henri Navier at the École Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées
|Born||Claude Louis Marie Henri Navier|
10 February 1785
Dijon, Kingdom of France
|Died||21 August 1836 (aged 51)|
Paris, July Monarchy
|Institutions||École Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées|
French Academy of Science
|Alma mater||École Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées|
|Academic advisors||Joseph Fourier|
|Known for||Navier–Stokes equations|
Claude-Louis Navier (born Claude Louis Marie Henri Navier; French: [klod lwi maʁi ɑ̃ʁi navje]; 10 February 1785 – 21 August 1836), was a French engineer, mathematician and physicist. His works were based in continuum mechanics.