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Alessandro Volta

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Alessandro Giuseppe Antonio Anastasio Volta was an Italian physicist, chemist, and a pioneer of electricity and power, who is credited as the inventor of the electrical battery and the discoverer of...

Alessandro Volta - Biography, Facts and Pictures - Famous Scientists

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Galvani discovered that contact between frog leg nerves and different metals caused the legs to move. We now understand that he had created an electric cell.

Who Discovered Electricity? - Universe Today

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Mar 3, 2014 ... As to who discovered it, many misconceptions abound. ... A replica and diagram of one of the ancient electric cells (batteries) found near ...

History of the Battery - Inventors - About.com

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1836 Daniell Cell- The Voltaic Pile could not deliver an electrical current for a long ... 1859 Rechargeable - French inventor, Gaston Plante developed the first ...

Alessandro Volta

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Nov 20, 2006 ... In honor of his work in the field of electricity, Napoleon made him a count in 1801. ... to the electric organ of the torpedo fish, which had columnar stacks of cells. The importance of the invention and its applications, which came ...

Super Scientists - Luigi Galvani - Energy Quest

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Galvani found he could make the muscles of a dead frog twitch when he ... soon led to another by Allesandro Volta, who invented the electric cell or early battery.

Inventor Alessandro Volta Biography - The Great Idea Finder

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Sep 21, 2005 ... Volta, Alessandro Volta, Count Alessamdro Volta, battery, electric battery, voltic pile, wet cell battery, volt, inventor, biography, profile, history, ...

A Short History of Ancient Electricity

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Nevertheless, for readers who are not familiar with the discovery of these ancient electric cells, we will call on the German rocket scientist Willy Ley to update us.

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Apr 30, 2013 ... In 1800, Alessandro Volta of Italy built the voltaic pile and discovered the first practical method of generating electricity. Count Volta also made ...

Alessandro Volta - Creator of the first Battery

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Volta saw that it was the two dissimilar metals, not the frog's leg that produced the electicity. The frog's leg was just an indicator of presence of the electricity.

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Information on the Invention of the Battery - Battery University

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Volta's discovery of the decomposition of water by an electrical current laid the ... William Cruickshank, an English chemist, built a battery of electric cells by ...

Milestones:Volta's Electrical Battery Invention, 1799 - Engineering ...

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Jan 26, 2016 ... In 1799, Alessandro Volta developed the first electrical battery. This battery, known as the Voltaic Cell, consisted of two plates of different metals ...

Electric Battery History - Invention of the Electric Battery

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Oct 26, 2005 ... Fascinating facts about the invention of the Electric Battery by ... 1820 John Daniell invented a cell consisting of copper and zinc plates and ...