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Henry, Joseph

  • 1 Henry, Joseph

    (1797-1878) Генри, Джозеф
    Физик. С 1832 профессор Принстонского колледжа [ Princeton University], с 1846 секретарь и директор Смитсоновского института [ Smithsonian Institution], с 1868 президент Национальной академии наук США [ National Academy of Sciences]. В 1828 впервые построил и испытал электромагниты большой силы, открыл явление самоиндукции. Его именем названа единица индуктивности - Генри. В 1915 избран в Национальную галерею славы [ Hall of Fame]

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  • Henry, Joseph — born Dec. 17, 1797, Albany, N.Y., U.S. died May 13, 1878, Washington, D.C. U.S. physicist. He aided Samuel F.B. Morse in developing the telegraph. He discovered several important principles of electricity, including self induction. He observed… …   Universalium

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  • Henry Joseph Steele — (May 10, 1860 ndash;March 19, 1933) was a Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania.Henry J. Steele was born in Easton, Pennsylvania. He graduated from Stevens College of Business in 1875. He studied law, was… …   Wikipedia

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