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..::Electric Battery::..


by Alessandro Volta in 1800

Italian physicist, known for his pioneering work in electricity. Volta was born in Italy and educated in public schools there. By 1800 he had developed the so called voltaic pile, a forerunner of the electric battery, which produced a stady stream of electricity. In recognition of his work in the field of electricity, the electrical unit known as the Volt was named in his honour.

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