Faraday, Michael

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Michael, English physicist and chemist, 1791-1867.
farad - a practical unit of electrical capacity.
faraday - 96,485.309 coulombs per mole, the amount of electricity required to reduce one equivalent of silver ion.
Faraday cage - cage designed to enclose and protect an electric instrument from outside electric interference.
Faraday constant
Faraday laws - the amount of an electrolyte decomposed by an electric current is proportional to the amount of the current.
faradic bath - water bath in which there is faradic current.
faradic current - current that stimulates muscle through its nerve.
faradism - Synonym(s): faradization
faradization - use of the faradic current. Synonym(s): faradism
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Pearce Williams's edition of The Selected Correspondence of Michael Faraday (1971), which published 814 letters.
When Michael Faraday aged 13 he started to work as an apprentice of George Riebau, a bookbinder and bookseller.
Check out Sir Thomas' book: Michael Faraday and the Royal Institution: The Genius of Man and Place.
Information: Environmental Mutagen Society, 1821 Michael Faraday Drive, Suite 300, Reston, VA 20190 USA, 703-438-8220, fax: 703-438-3113, e-mail: EMSHQ@ems-us.
Apart from the implicit, electrical reference to Michael Faraday, there's an association with both Michelozzo and Michaelangelo in equating the infill in the colonnade under the Economist building with the reworked corner of the Palazzo Medici, while the book ends with the assumption of Pericles' mantle.
He had taken a course of chemistry under Michael Faraday at London University and set up a large chemical works here.
On 3rd September 1821 Michael Faraday was at work in his basement laboratory at the Royal Institution in London's Albermarle Street.
The company hired Dr David Faraday, grandson of Michael Faraday, to design its still, which uses water from its own spring to create a distinctive flavour.
Driving home, history professor Michael Faraday (Bridges) comes across the horrific sight and speeds the boy to the hospital emergency room.
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JEFF Bridges plays Michael Faraday, a professor struggling to come to terms with the death of his FBI wife.
The English physicist Michael Faraday (1791-1867) set up an electrical circuit that included two wires and two magnets.