Michael Faraday, English physicist, c 1860.

Jeens, C H

 
Michael Faraday, English physicist, c 1860.
4 0 c m
 
35cm
actual image size: 27cm x 32cm

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Engraving by C H Jeens of Michael Faraday (1791-1867). Faraday discovered the principles of the electric motor and dynamo. His great life work was the series 'Experimental Researches on Electricity' published over 40 years in 'Philosophical Transactions', in which he described his many discoveries including electromagnetic induction (1831), the laws of electrolysis (1833) and the rotation of polarised light by magnetism (1845).

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