What is Michael Faraday?

  • (noun): The English physicist nd chemist who discovered electromagnetic induction (1791-1867).
    Synonyms: Faraday

Michael Faraday

Michael Faraday, FRS (22 September 1791 – 25 August 1867) was an English scientist who contributed to the fields of electromagnetism and electrochemistry. His main discoveries include those of electromagnetic induction, diamagnetism and electrolysis.

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Lists Of British Inventions - Science
... Law (equation describing elasticity) - Robert Hooke Electrical generator (dynamo) - Michael Faraday Faraday cage - Michael Faraday Magneto-optical effect - Michael Faraday Calculus - Sir Isaac Newton Infrared ...
Michael Faraday Prize
... The Michael Faraday Prize is awarded by the Royal Society of London for "excellence in communicating science to UK audiences" ... Named after Michael Faraday, the medal itself is made of silver gilt, and is accompanied by a purse of £2500 ...
Gateway To The Great Books - Contents
... The Energies of Men", "Great Men and Their Environment" Arthur Schopenhauer, "On Education" Michael Faraday, "Observations on Mental Education" Edmund Burke, "Letter to the Sheriffs of Bristol" John Calhoun, "T ... Campanella, "Arguments for and against Galileo" from The Defense of Galileo Michael Faraday, The Chemical History of a Candle Dmitri Mendeleev, "The Genesis of a Law of Nature ...
Michael Faraday - Bibliography
... Faraday's books, with the exception of Chemical Manipulation, were collections of scientific papers or transcriptions of lectures ... Since his death, Faraday's diary has been published, as have several large volumes of his letters and Faraday's journal from his travels with Davy in 1813–1815 ... Faraday, Michael (1827) ...
John Meurig Thomas
... John Thomas) and Michael Faraday and the Royal Institution The Genius of Man and Place ... School talk about the life and work of Michael Faraday ... of Chemistry at the Royal Institution of Great Britain, in London, a position held by Michael Faraday, who has remained one of his scientific heroes ...

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