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First mathematical theory of light (a wave theory).

Christiaan Huygens

Demonstration of the first selfsustaining Nuclear chain reaction.

Enrico Fermi

Theorem that states that every differentiable symmetry of the action of a physical system has a corresponding conservation law.

Amalie Emmy Nother

Law of electromagnetic induction.

Michael Faraday

Prediction of a fundamental field of crucial importance to particle physics theory that explains why some fundamental particles have mass when, based on the symmetries controlling their interactions, they should be massless.

Peter Higgs

General Theory of Relativity.

Albert Einstein

Circuital law that relates the integrated magnetic field around a closed loop to the electric current passing through the loop.

AndreMarie Ampere

Law of elasticity.

Robert Hooke

Longdistance radio transmission.

Guglielmo Marconi

Prediction of the blackbody radiation released by black holes, due to quantum effects near the event horizon.

Stephen Hawking

Transport equation that describes the statistical behavior of a thermodynamic system not in a state of equilibrium.

Ludwig Boltzmann

Modern alternating current electricity supply system.

Nikola Tesla

Measurement of the electron's charge (together with Harvey Fletcher).

Robert Andrews Millikan

Experimental gas law that describes how the pressure of a gas tends to increase as the volume of the container decreases.

Robert Boyle

Identification of the electron.

Joseph John Thompson

Introduction of azimuthal and spin quantum numbers.

Arnold Sommerfield

Electromagnetic theory.

James Clerk Maxwell

Wave mechanics in quantum theory.

Erwin Schrodinger

First electric battery.

Allesandro Volta

Discovery of radioactivity.

Henri Becquerel

Geometric mathematical model of the universe that placed the Sun rather than the Earth at the center of the universe.

Nicolaus Copernicus

Introduction of the quark, independently of George Zweig.

Murray GellMann

Circuit laws (dealing with current and voltage).

Gustav Kirchoff

Explanation about blackbody radiation with the development of a law that was a pioneering result of quantum theory.

Max Planck

Determination of the approximate value of the lower limit to temperature (absolute zero).

William Thompson, 1st Baron Kelvin

Relativistic wave equation that describes the behavior of fermions and predicts the existence of antimatter.

Paul Adrien Maurice Dirac

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