Essays Tagged: "Michael Faraday"

How an electric generator works and what parts it consists of.

ntial difference is produced. The key is that the magnetic field through the coil must be changing. Michael Faraday, an English scientist, and Joseph Henry of the United States independently proved th ...

(2 pages) 62 0 3.7 Nov/2003

Subjects: Science Essays


use skin to burn so you should be careful when handling acids.Our understanding of acids began with Michael Faraday's discovery in 1834 that acids are electrolytes. When they are dissolved in water th ...

(2 pages) 28 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

What Is Electrolysis

in amounts that are proportional to the amount of current passed, as discovered by English chemist Michael Faraday. For instance, when acidified water is electrolysed, hydrogen ions (H+) at the catho ...

(1 pages) 23 0 3.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

The History Of The Atomic Theory and Michael Farrady

Michael Faraday was a firm believer that solid experimentation was needed in order for a theory to b ... o optical effect or Faraday effect), and that the glass had been affected by magnetic force. Michael Faraday was a great scientist with unique views and ideas, he was never swayed by what other ...

(2 pages) 38 0 4.2 Oct/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

The History Of The Atomic Theory and Michael Farraday, including his discovery of the relationship between electricity and magnetism.

Michael Faraday was the discoverer of the relationship between electricity and magnetism, and that o ... e never overlooked and forgotten, his field theory was even developed about 100 years later. Michael Faraday was born in Newington Butts (an area in London known as the elephant and Castle) on ...

(2 pages) 23 0 4.3 Oct/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Electromagnetic Induction

The phenomenon called electromagnetic induction was first noticed and investigated by Michael Faraday, in 1831. Electromagnetic induction is the production of an electromotive force (emf ...

(9 pages) 45 0 4.3 Nov/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

One application of magnetic fields in household appliances.

eld. ...DC motors.One of the first electromagnetic rotary motors, if not the first, was invented by Michael Faraday in 1821, and consisted of a free-hanging wire dipping into a pool of mercury. A perm ... the toxic mercury. This is the simplest form of a class of electric motors called homopolar motors. Michael Faraday Michael Faraday (September 22, 1791 - August 25, 1867) was a British scientist (a ph ...

(14 pages) 48 0 0.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics


f physics and astronomy at kings College in London. In London he lived for five years. There he saw Faraday. In 1871 Maxwell became a professor of experimental physics at Cambridge. At that time stude ... ry of gases and electricity. Maxwell is the founder of the electromagnetic field (side by side with Faraday). In 1873 he published his work on electricity and magnetism. During these years he also wro ...

(2 pages) 26 0 3.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Science Essays

History of Chemistry: Sir Humphry Davy

amp.In 1801, the Royal Institution in London asked Davy to do public lecturers. in 1810 a man named Michael Faraday who was a brilliant self-educated man, began attending Davy's lectures. The next Oct ...

(3 pages) 16 0 3.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

History of Chemistry: Michael Faraday

Michael Faraday was born on September 22, 1791 in Newington, England. Faraday is known for his exper ...

(3 pages) 22 0 0.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry


e late 1980's.In 1819, Hans Christian Oersted started experimenting with electromagnetism. In 1831, Michael Faraday starts to experiment with electromagnetic induction. By 1833, Duchenne de Boulogne h ...

(9 pages) 44 0 4.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Mary Shelley and the Novel That Revolutionized Lit

ation, and, above all, theories of evolution, and in the celebrity of such diverse theoreticians as Michael Faraday, Karl Marx, Charles Darwin, and Alfred Nobel.Chapter 1: Electricity: A Key for the C ...

(6 pages) 8 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Electromagnetism - Mass spectrometers

to 2X 10^-7 Tesla meters divided by Amperes, or Tm/I.A decade after Ampere's discoveries, scientist Michael Faraday began experiments testing the reverse of Orsted's findings, that is; could a magneti ... . (2013, January 1). Science Blog RSS. Retrieved June 4, 2014, from, D. J. (1999). Introduction to electrodynamics (3rd ed.). Upper Saddle Riv ...

(6 pages) 9 0 0.0 Jul/2014

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Electromagnetism and the Electric Motor

eate a magnetic field, proving that the magnetism is quite dependant on electricity.Following this, Michael Faraday attempted to reverse this relationship. In 1831, Faraday attempted an experiment to ...

(7 pages) 4 0 0.0 Jul/2014

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics