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List of Important Discoveries in Physics

03-MAR-2017 11:44

There are numerous scientific discoveries that have significantly influenced the way we think and live throughout history. Discoveries not only improve our living standards but also help in the advancement of mankind like production of crop, medical applications etc.

Scientist

Discovery

Year

Newton

Laws of motion

1687

Coulomb

Law of electrostatic attraction

1779

Atom

John Dalton

1808

J. Neepse

Photography on metals

1826

G.S Ohm

Law of Electric Resistance

1827

Archemedes

Law of floatation

1827

Alfred Nobel

 Dynamite

1867

Michael Faraday

Electromagnetic Induction

1831

W.Fox Talbot

Photography on paper

1835

Mendeleev

Periodic Table

1888

Max Plank

Quantum Theory

1900

Roentgen

X Rays

1895

J.J.Thomson

Electron

1897

Henry Becquerel

Radioactivity

1896

Madam Curie

Radium

1898

Marconi

Wireless Telegram

1901

Sir J.S Fleming

Diode Bulb

1904

Albert Einstein

Principle of Relativity

1905

Albert Einstein

Photo electric effect

1905

Rutherford

Proton

1919

Lee de Forest

Triode Bulb

1906

Neil Bohr & Rutherford

Atomic Structure

1913

C.V Raman

Raman Effect

1928

James Chadwick

Neutron

1932

Anrico Fermi

Nuclear Reactor

1942

Faraday

Law of electrolytic dissociation

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From the above discoveries we come to know that Raman effect was discovered by C.V Raman, Laws of motion by Newton, Radium by Madam Curie etc.

Summary on Work, Power and Energy

National Science Day a discovery of Raman Effect


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