Monthly Archives: March 2014

Henri Becquerel and Radioactivity

Henri Becquerel and Radioactivity

Henri Becquerel in his lab On March 1, 1896, French physicist Henri Becquerel while experimenting with X-rays and photographic plates discovered radioactivity along with Marie Sk?odowska-Curie and Pierre Curie, for which all three won the 1903 Nobel Prize in Physics. Henri Becquerel was born into a family of scientists. His grandfather Antoine César Becquerel was a pioneer in the study of electric and luminescent phenomena. His father Alexandre-Edmond Becquerel studied…
Relation Browser
Timeline
0 Recommended Articles:
0 Recommended Articles: