TITLE

Michael Faraday

AUTHOR(S)
FORTEY, JACQUELINE
PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
Grandes Científicos;2007, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Biography
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
47836705

 

Related Articles

  • CELEBRATING GREAT BRITISH SCIENCE. James, Frank // Laboratory News;Jun2014, p5 

    The article discusses the accomplishments of British scientist Michael Faraday and mentions topics including his discovery of electromagnetic induction, his creation of the induction ring, and the importance of his induction ring in the development of both science and engineering.

  • How Wonderfully We Stand Upon This World. Hirshfeld, Alan // Science & Spirit;Nov/Dec2004, Vol. 15 Issue 6, p52 

    Focuses on the life and work of British scientist Michael Faraday. Faraday's apprenticeship in a bookbinder's shop; Family background; Religious life; Scientific interests; Events leading to Faraday's discovery of the electric motor; Other electromagnetic advances attributed to Faraday.

  • FARADAY, Michael (1791-1867). Knight, David M. // Continuum Encyclopedia of British Philosophy;2006, Vol. 2, p1053 

    An encyclopedia entry for British chemist Michael Faraday is presented. This entry states the place and date of his birth, his educational attainment, his degrees and career, and the place and date of his death. This is followed by his writings, with a critical account of his thought. His work...

  • Electromagnetic Induction Rediscovered Using Original Texts. Barth Tu, Michael // Science & Education;Jul2000, Vol. 9 Issue 4, p375 

    Some of Faraday's diary-entries from 1831 have been used frequently as starting point to introduce the phenomenon of electromagnetic induction. This has been done on various levels of knowledge and to pupils of different ages during the last 5 years. I try to let my pupils witness, how Faraday...

  • How the electric telegraph shaped electromagnetism. Subramanian, Kapil // Current Science (00113891);2/25/2011, Vol. 100 Issue 4, p563 

    The article focuses on the relation and significance of electric telegraph industry to electromagnetism research despite of the technological retardation problems. It explores the action at a distance (AAD) theory for electromagnetic phenomenon. It states that telegraph industry provides...

  • electromagnetic induction, Faraday's law of.  // Hutchinson Dictionary of Scientific Biography;2005, p1 

    In physics, law stating that the induced electromotive force is equal to the rate of decrease of magnetic flux. The law was determined by English physicist Michael Faraday.

  • The Power of Induction. Schultheiss, Sally // Money;Jun2008, Vol. 37 Issue 6, p123 

    The article discusses the magnetic induction cooktop which has the ability to boil water faster and be safer for children. An induction stove is centered around a magnetic copper coil, which creates an electromagnetic field when electricity is turned on. The history of induction, which was...

  • Pioneers of Wireless. Marinaro, Michael W. // QST;Oct2013, Vol. 97 Issue 10, p68 

    The article takes a brief look at some of the individuals history recognizes as the most accomplished wireless pioneers. Some of the figures discussed include Michael Faraday who formed the basis for electromagnetic theory, James Clerk Maxwell, a Scottish professor best known for his famous...

  • Electromagnetism. Highfield, Roger // New Scientist;9/11/2010, Vol. 207 Issue 2777, p34 

    The article focuses on English chemist Michael Faraday who in 1821 deduced there was a link between electricity and magnetism. It states Faraday developed the electric motor and then in 1831 discovered electric currents can be induced by magnets moving in a wire coil. It mentions the field...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of NEW JERSEY STATE LIBRARY

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics