Carlo Matteucci

[Carlo Matteucci] Catholic physicist. Born Romagna, Italy, 1811; died Leghorn, 1868. He did excellent and important work at the Ravenna Hospital and the University of Pisa, developing knowledge of electrostatics and electrodynamics, his greatest achievements being in the field of electrophysiology. He was also successful as a politician. He published a great deal in the English, French and Italian journals of science, besides a number of books.

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