discovered/invented | Scientist |

Developed the principle of least action of classical mechanics | |

Developed empirical formula to describe hydrogen spectrum | |

Matter waves | |

Principle states that for an inviscid flow, an increase in the speed of the fluid occurs simultaneously with a decrease in pressure or a decrease in the fluid's potential energy | |

A famous example of his leadership in mathematics is his 1900 presentation of a collection of problems that set the course for much of the mathematical research of the 20th century | |

Discovered natural radioactivity | |

Harmonic law of planetary motion | |

Developed new methods of classical/analytical mechanics | |

Pilot wave interpretation of quantum mechanics | |

Incompleteness Theorem | |

Mathematical basis for computer | |

Dutch computer researcher who published on eavesdropping on the contents of a CRT and LCD display. | |

Remembered today as the creator of a tool still used by biologists to predict the probability of possible genotypes of offspring | |

Navier-_______ Equation for fluid dynamics | |

His law relates the distribution of electric charge to the resulting electric field. | |

first version of the law of conservation of mass | |

He gave the earliest public lecture on the principles behind the laser and the maser and developed the first gravitational wave detectors | |

The American scientist who discovered electromagnetic induction independently of and at about the same time as Michael Faraday | |

Improvements to the Newcomen steam engine were fundamental to the changes brought by the Industrial Revolution | |

She is well-known for her 45-year study of chimpanzee social and family interactions in Gombe Stream National Park, Tanzania | |

Law of Universal Gravitation | |

Approximated functions with series. | |

Creator of the first version of the periodic table of elements | |

He conducted an expedition to observe the Solar eclipse of 29 May 1919 that provided one of the earliest confirmations of relativity. | |

Cat thought experiment | |

'No physical theory of local hidden variables can ever reproduce all of the predictions of quantum mechanics.' | |

French mathematician, mechanician, physicist and philosopher. He was also co-editor with Denis Diderot of the Encyclopédie. | |

In 1967 invented the twistor theory which maps geometric objects in Minkowski space into the 4-dimensional complex space with the metric signature (2,2). | |

Discovered a relationship between trigonometric functions and complex exponentials. | |

Devised an interferometer and used it to try to measure Earth's absolute motion | |

Her most noteworthy work is that on the X-ray diffraction images of DNA. | |

Founded qualitative dynamics (the mathematical theory of dynamical systems); created topology; contributed to solution of the three-body problem | |

His contributions include the discovery of the cell nucleus and cytoplasmic streaming. | |

Figurehead of the new science of genetics for his study of the inheritance of certain traits in pea plants | |

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