Category: Physics

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Paul Adrien Maurice Dirac – The British Physicist

Paul Adrien Maurice Dirac (Bristol, August 8, 1902 – Tallahassee, Florida, October 20, 1984), was a British physicist. After studying electrical engineering in Bristol, he studiBritished theoretical physics at Cambridge. As a post-graduate student,...

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Charles-Augustin de Coulomb – The Author of Coulomb’s Law

Charles-Augustin de Coulomb (14 June 1736,  Angoulême, Angoumois county, France -23 August 1806, Paris France) was a French military engineer, physicist and inventor. He is known for his contributions in the fields of physics that study electricity...

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Alexander Graham Bell and the First Telephone Conversation

Alexander Graham Bell was a Scottish scientist and inventor. He is best known for having invented the telephone and founded the telephone company Bell. In addition, he is also credited with important inventions in...

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Archimedes – Number PI and Eureka!

Archimedes was Greek mathematician, physicist and astronomer; he first calculated the number pi, found the law of the lever, the law of thrust (Archimedes’ law, Archimedes scale), and wrote very important papers on geometry,...

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Luigi Galvani and Galvanometer

Luigi Galvani was an Italian physician and physicist. He is known for researching the properties and effects of electricity on animal tissue, which later led to the formation of galvanic fibers. Luigi was born...