Lodge, Sir Oliver Joseph

   F.R.S., LL.D.
(b. 1851)
   Scientist and psychologist. Elementary Mechanics (1881), Modern Views of Electricity (1888, 1892, 1907), Signalling through Space without Wires (1894), Life and Matter: A Short Treatise on Fundamental Problems (1905), Electrons, or the Nature of Negative Electricity (1906), The Substance of Faith (1907), Man and the Universe: A Study of the Influence of Modern Discoveries on our Conception of Christianity (1908), The Ether of Space (1909), Survival of Man: A Study in Unrecognised Human Faculty (1909), etc.

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  • Lodge, Sir Oliver Joseph — SUBJECT AREA: Electronics and information technology, Telecommunications [br] b. 12 June 1851 Penkhull, Staffordshire, England d. 22 August 1940 Lake, near Salisbury, Wiltshire, England [br] English physicist who perfected Branly s coherer; said… …   Biographical history of technology

  • Lodge, Sir Oliver Joseph — ▪ British physicist born June 12, 1851, Penkhull, Staffordshire, Eng. died Aug. 22, 1940, Lake, near Salisbury, Wiltshire  British physicist who perfected the coherer, a radio wave detector and the heart of the early radiotelegraph receiver.… …   Universalium

  • Lodge , Sir Oliver Joseph — (1851–1940) British physicist Born at Penkhull in England, Lodge entered his father s business in 1865. However, at the age of 22 he resumed a formal education, studying at the Royal College of Science (now part of Imperial College) and at… …   Scientists

  • Sir Oliver Joseph Lodge — noun English physicist who studied electromagnetic radiation and was a pioneer of radiotelegraphy (1851 1940) • Syn: ↑Lodge, ↑Sir Oliver Lodge • Instance Hypernyms: ↑physicist …   Useful english dictionary

  • Oliver Joseph Lodge — Sir Oliver Joseph Lodge (* 12. Juni 1851 in Penkhull bei Stoke on Trent; † 22. August 1940) war ein englischer Physiker. Seine größten Leistungen liegen in der praktischen Anwendung der Physik er war ein Pionier des Radios und konstruierte… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Oliver Joseph Lodge — Oliver Joseph Lodge. Sir Oliver Joseph Lodge (12 de junio de 1851 22 de agosto de 1940), nació en Penkhull cerca de Stoke on Trent, fue un físico y escritor inglés, envuelto en el desarrollo de la telegrafía sin hilos. Fue la primera persona en… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Sir Oliver Lodge — noun English physicist who studied electromagnetic radiation and was a pioneer of radiotelegraphy (1851 1940) • Syn: ↑Lodge, ↑Sir Oliver Joseph Lodge • Instance Hypernyms: ↑physicist …   Useful english dictionary

  • Oliver Joseph Lodge — Sir Oliver Joseph Lodge (12 de junio de 1851 22 de agosto de 1940), nació en Penkhull cerca de Stoke on Trent, fue un físico y escritor envuelto en el desarrollo de la telegrafía sin hilos. Fue la primera persona en transmitir una señal de radio… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Oliver Joseph Lodge — Infobox Celebrity name = Sir Oliver Joseph Lodge caption = Vanity Fair cartoon . birth date = birth date|1851|6|12|mf=y birth place = Penkhull, Staffordshire occupation = Physicist and inventor prizes = Rumford Medal of the Royal Society in 1898… …   Wikipedia

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