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Wheatstone, Sir Charles (1802–75)

in World Encyclopedia

Published by Philip's


Published online January 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780199546091

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In 1843, with William Cooke, he improved the Wheatstone bridge, a device for measuring electrical resistance. In 1837

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Subjects: General Studies

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