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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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