discovered/invented | Scientist |

Worked with Otto Hahn in the discovery of fission | |

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

Developed the resonance technique for measuring the magnetic properties of atomic nuclei | |

4 Equations of electromagnetism | |

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). | |

Pilot wave interpretation of quantum mechanics | |

Discovered natural radioactivity | |

Path integral formulation of quantum field theory | |

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

Harmonic law of planetary motion | |

Explained wavelength distribution of blackbody radiation | |

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

Formulated the general theory of elasticity in a mathematically usable form (1821) | |

In 1974, he calculated that black holes should thermally create and emit subatomic particles | |

Best known as the creator of set theory | |

Approximated functions with series. | |

Demonstrated existence of the electron | |

His work included early telescopic studies elucidating the nature of the rings of Saturn and the discovery of its moon Titan, the invention of the pendulum clock and other investig | |

Developed second law of thermodynamics, a statement that the entropy of the Universe always increases. | |

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

Discovery of penicillin launched the modern era of antibiotics | |

He is best known for his work on theory of stochastic processes. | |

Model of the atom | |

Evolution by natural selection | |

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

Significant contributions to game theory, differential geometry, and partial differential equations | |

Described a convenient tabular presentation for binomial coefficients | |

His studies of heat transfer between solids and fluids brought improvements in boiler and condenser design. | |

Navier-_______ Equation for fluid dynamics | |

Mathematical basis for computer | |

Matter waves | |

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 | |

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

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