List of top Scientist, listoftop.net presents the list of top scientist of the world. Individuals contributed for science to examine diverse parts of nature to succeed humanity. The world today stays in the residence experimental progression in various segments of therapeutic science, designing and innovation on account of these researchers.
Born : 1879 in Ulm, Germany
Dead: 1955 in Princeton.
- Theory of relativity ( E=mc2)
- Discovery of the Photoelectric effect, which formed basis of Quantum Theory.
Nobel Prize in Physics in 1921
“Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning.”
Born : 1856 in Smiljan, Croatia.
Dead : 1943 in New York, United States
- Alternating current
- Tesla coil
- Violet ray
- Remote control
- Induction motor
IEEE Edison medal in 1916
John Scott Legacy Medal an Premium in 1934
Elliot Cresson medal in 1894
“Let the future tell the truth, and evaluate each one according to his work and accomplishments. The present is theirs; the future, for which I have really worked, is mine.”
Sir Issac Newton
Birth : 1643 in Woolsthorpe, England
Dead :1727 in Kensington, London, United Kingdom
- Law of gravity
- Laws of Motion.
- Reflecting telescope.
“My powers are ordinary. Only my application brings me success.”
Birth : 1564 in Pisa, Italy
Dead :1642 in Arcetri, Italy
- First modern telescope
- Law of pendulum
- 4 moons which revolve around Jupiter
“We cannot teach people anything; we can only help them discover it within themselves.”
Thomas Alva Edison
Birth :1847 in Milan, Ohio, United States.
Dead : 1931 in New Jersey, United States
- Electric light bulb.
- Carbon Microphone
- Movie camera
Matteucci Medal in 1887
Edward Longstreth Medal in 1899
Franklin Medal in 1915
Congressional Gold Medal in 1928
Technical Grammy Award in 2010
“I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.”
Birth : 1867 in Warsaw , Poland .
Dead : 1934 in Haute-Savoie , France
- First mobile X-ray machine
Nobel Prize in Physics in 1903
Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1911
Matteucci Medal in 1904
“Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.”
Birth : 287 in Syracuse, Italy
Dead : 212 in Syracuse, Italy
- Archimedes Screw
- Heat ray
- Claw of Archimedes
“The shortest distance between two points is a straight line.”
James Clerk Maxwell
Birth : 1831 in Edinburgh , United Kingdom.
Dead :1879 in Cambridge ,United Kingdom.
“Thoroughly conscious ignorance is the prelude to every real advance in science.”
Alexander Graham Bell
Birth : 1847 in Edinburgh ,United Kingdom .
Dead :1922, in Nova Scotia ,Canada
- Metal Detector
IEEE Edison Medal in 1914
Elliott Cresson Medal in 1912
Hughes Medal in 1913
John Fritz Medal in 1907
Albert Medal in 1902
“Before anything else, preparation is the key to success.”
Birth : 1791 in , London, United Kingdom.
Dead : 1867 Molesey, United Kingdom.
- Faraday cage
- Toy balloon
- Homopolar generator
Royal Medal in 1846
Rumford Medal in 1846
Albert Medal in 1866
“Nothing is too wonderful to be true, if it be consistent with the laws of nature.”