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517 words, approx. 2 pages
Alessandro Giuseppi Volta 1745-1827 Italian Physicist It is a mark of Alessandro Volta's influence on the world of science that the international unit of electrical potential difference or forc... Read more
83 words, approx. 1 pages
Alessandro Volta 1745-1827 Italian physicist who invented the electric storage battery. Volta's electrophorus replaced the Leiden jar for generating and storing electricity and led to modern el... Read more
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Volta, Alessandro (1745–1827) Alessandro Volta, now known as the inventor of the electric battery and eponym of the volt, the unit of electrical potential, was a prominent figure in late eigh... Read more