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Bessemer, Sir Henry

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  • Bessemer,Sir Henry — Bessemer, Sir Henry. 1813 1898. British inventor and metallurgist who received more than 100 patents, most notably for the Bessemer process. * * * …   Universalium

  • Bessemer, Sir Henry — SUBJECT AREA: Metallurgy [br] b. 19 January 1813 Charlton (near Hitchin), Hertfordshire, England d. 15 January 1898 Denmark Hill, London, England [br] English inventor of the Bessemer steelmaking process. [br] The most valuable part of Bessemer s …   Biographical history of technology

  • Bessemer, Sir Henry — (19 ene. 1813, Charlton, Hertfordshire, Inglaterra–15 mar. 1898, Londres). Inventor e ingeniero británico. Hijo de un metalurgista, estableció su propio negocio de fundición a los 17 años de edad. En esa época, los únicos materiales de… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Bessemer, Sir Henry — born Jan. 19, 1813, Charlton, Hertfordshire, Eng. died March 15, 1898, London British inventor and engineer. Son of a metallurgist, he set up his own casting business at 17. At that time the only iron based construction materials were cast iron… …   Universalium

  • Bessemer , Sir Henry — (1813–1898) British inventor and engineer Bessemer was the son of a mechanical engineer who had fled from the French Revolution. After leaving the village school in Charlton, where he was born, he worked as a type caster, until the family moved… …   Scientists

  • BESSEMER, SIR HENRY —    civil engineer and inventor, born at Charlton, Herts; of his many inventions the chief is the process, named after him, of converting pig iron into steel at once by blowing a blast of air through the iron while in fusion till everything… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Sir Henry — Bessemer (engineer inventor metallurgist remembered for bessemer steel); Sir Henry Wood (conductor) …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • Sir Henry Bessemer — noun British inventor and metallurgist who developed the Bessemer process (1813 1898) • Syn: ↑Bessemer • Instance Hypernyms: ↑metallurgist, ↑metallurgical engineer, ↑inventor, ↑discoverer, ↑artificer …   Useful english dictionary

  • Henry Bessemer — Sir Henry Bessemer Sir Henry Bessemer (* 19. Januar 1813 in Charlton, Hertfordshire; † 14. März 1898 in London) war ein britischer Ingenieur und Erfinder. Er entwickelte das erste Verfahren, Stahl günstig in Massenproduktion herzustellen. Dazu… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Henry Bessemer — Henry Bessemer. Sir Henry Bessemer (Charlton, Inglaterra, 19 de enero de 1813 Londres 15 de marzo de 1898) fue un ingeniero, fundidor de tipos de imprenta, pionero de la siderurgia moderna, e inventor del proceso de refinado de acero que lleva su …   Wikipedia Español

  • bessemer — [ bɛsmɛr ] n. m. • 1886; acier bessemer 1862; nom de l inventeur ♦ Techn. Convertisseur pour transformer la fonte en acier. ● bessemer nom masculin Convertisseur inventé par sir Henry Bessemer pour transformer la fonte en acier par insufflation d …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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