Georg Simon Ohm

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German physicist who formulated Ohm's law (1787-1854)


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Table 2 Famous European scientists with scientific units named after them [3] Scientists Nationality Units 1) James Prescott Joule Britain joule 2) Charles Augustine de Coulomb France coulomb 3) James Watt Britain watt 4) Andre Marie Ampere France ampere 5) Georg Simon Ohm Germany ohm 6) Lord Kelvin Britain kelvin 7) Madam Marie Curie Poland curie 8) Nikola Tesla Austria lesla 9) Issac Newton Britain newton 10) Heinrich Hertz Germany hertz 11) Neils Bohr Denmark Bohr magneton
Georg Simon Ohm was one such character, He postulated that the power of electricity derives from the resistance of the wire down which it travels; however, he did not live to see the running of miles of electrical cables around the world.
By working with wires of different thicknesses and lengths, the German physicist Georg Simon Ohm (1789-1854) found that the quantity of current transmitted was inversely proportional to the length of the wire and directly proportional to its cross-sectional area.
in Material Engineering from Georg Simon Ohm University of Applied Sciences in Nuremberg (Germany).
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