This most beautiful system of the sun planets and comets could only proceed from the counsel and dominion of an intelligent and powerful Being. And if the fixed stars are the centres of other like systems these being formed by the like wise counsel must be all subject to the dominion of One; especially since the light of the fixed stars is of the same nature with the light of the sun. ~ Isaac Newton 1642 to 1727
The chief philosophical value of physics is that it gives the mind something distinct to lay hold of which if you don’t Nature at once tells you you are wrong. ~ James Clerk Maxwell 1831 to 1879
Calvin Quate (1923–) with Gerd Binnig (1947–) and with Christoph Gerber (?–) USA/Germany/Switzerland – Atomic force microscope.
Frank Marugg (inv. 1944) USA – Wheel clamp.
Friedrich Soennecken (1848–1919) Germany – Ring binder Hole punch.
Shintaro Uda (1869–1976) together with Hidetsugu Yagi (1886–1976) Japan – Yagi-Uda antenna.
Willard Boyle (1924–2011) together with George E. Smith (1930–) USA – Charge-coupled device (CCD).
John Landis Mason (1826–1902) USA – Mason jars.
Nikolay Benardos (1842–1905) Russia – arc welding (specifically carbon arc welding the first arc welding method).
Karl Benz (1844–1929) Germany – the petrol-powered automobile the carburetor.
Miriam Benjamin (1861–1947) Washington D.C. – Gong and signal chair (adopted by House of Representatives and precursor to flight attendant signal system).
Kenyon Taylor (inv. 1961) USA – Flip-disc display.
Jamshīd al-Kāshī (c. 1380–1429) Persia/Iran – plate of conjunctions analog planetary computer.
Georges Lakhovsky (1869–1942) Russia/USA – Multiple Wave Oscillator.
William Morrison (dentist) (1860–1926) USA – a.o. Cotton candy machine.
Fujio Masuoka (1943–) Japan – Flash memory.
Andrew Kay (born 1919) USA – Digital voltmeter.
Alfred P. Southwick (1826 – 1898) USA - Electric chair.
Glenn Curtiss (1878–1930) USA – aeronautical and aeroengine improvements.
Rudolf Diesel (1858–1913) Germany – Diesel engine.
Ernest Orlando Lawrence (1901–1958) USA – Cyclotron.
Mark Publicover (born 1958) USA – First affordable trampoline safety net enclosure.
Botany consists in the gathering of plants and the dismembering of them in connection with the use of a complicated terminology. That is the beginning and end of botany as it is understood by the majority. ~ Herbert Maule Richards 1871 to 1928 - Botanist
In reality a theory in natural science cannot be without experimental foundations; physics in particular comes from experimental work. ~ Samuel C. C. Ting b. 1936
I accept no principles of physics which are not also accepted in mathematics. ~ René Descartes 1596 to 1650
The black holes of nature are the most perfect macroscopic objects there are in the universe: the only elements in their construction are our concepts of space and time. - Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar 1910 to 1995 Astrophysicist
There is no law except the law that there is no law. - John Archibald Wheeler 1911 to 2008 Theoretical Physicist
This is an era of specialists each of whom sees his own problem and is unaware of or intolerant of the larger frame into which it fits. ~ Rachel Carson 1907 to 1964 - Marine Biologist
I see some parallels between the shifts of fashion in mathematics and in music. In music the popular new styles of jazz and rock became fashionable a little earlier than the new mathematical styles of chaos and complexity theory. Jazz and rock were long despised by classical musicians but have emerged as art-forms more accessible than classical music to a wide section of the public. Jazz and rock are no longer to be despised as passing fads. Neither are chaos and complexity theory. But still classical music and classical mathematics are not dead. Mozart lives and so does Euler. When the wheel of fashion turns once more quantum mechanics and hard analysis will once again be in style. ~ Freeman Dyson b. 1923 - Mathematician and Physicist
- The alarm system up to 99 wireless zones, each wireless zones can be defined as one of the 8 zone types, each zone can setup the siren independently.There are 8 zone types(Normal,Stay,Intelligent,Help senior,Chime,Welcome,Emergency),if you set a door sensor into Chime or Welcome zone type,when the door be open,the alarm host will say"dingdong""Welcome".
- The alarm system can be used internationally,it can work under three conditions:No network,standalone on-site alarming;Put-in a GSM SIM card,Connect to landline,you can choose one of three ways or use all of them.The whole system complete with fully programmable main unit and wireless sensors.Before using,please kindly read manual and remove the insulating sheet inside sensors.
- No network,standalone on-site alarming:when there are alarming,the alarm panel built-in siren up to 80db and extra siren will make alert sound,somebody in home will know what's happened;The panel built-in Ni-Hi rechargeable battery will last about 8 hours,Door/Window contacts detect any forceful break-in,Passive motion sensors detect any suspicious movement or activity,Loud,wired siren up to 110dB alarm alerts neighbors and deters potential intruders,you can control the system via controller.
- Put-in a GSM SIM card:the alarm panel just support GSM SIM card need 2G service,when the sensor is triggered,the alarm panel will make a call or send alert message to the alert phone number (6 groups)you set before,you also can set CID number.In this case,the GSM(only)frequency is 850/900/1800/1900MHZ,which can be applied in all over the world,you can control the system via calling/sms,app,controller.
- Connect to landline:the alarm panel can work with landline,support ADSL format,if in your home it is Voip,you can use a modem to change it to ADSL.In this way,the alarm panel just make an alert call to alert phone number(6 groups)or CID number you can set,no SMS function,you can control the system via calling,controller.
- ALL-IN-ONE HOME AUTOMATION: Make your house a smart home in minutes, one room at a time. Simply replace your Dual Switch (double gang) light switch with NuBryte Touchpoint. Connect & Protect, from any NuBryte console, or remotely via Nubryte APP.
- HOME SECURITY: Detract and deter with 100 decibel siren and flashing overhead lights. Instant video alerts to your phone when triggered (with NuBryte APP). Built-in wide-angle camera and advanced motion detection up to 30'. No Contracts/Monthly Fees.
- SMART LIGHTING: Touch-Free light control, and 5 easy-to-use lighting automation and digital dimming modes. Motion-based on/off, Morning Wake Up, Bedtime dimmer, Night light and Vacation lights. Works with standard dimmable bulbs.
- INTERCOM: Combine 2 or more Touchpoint consoles for an instant home intercom system. (WiFi)
- FAMILY HUB: Indoor/Outdoor Temperature & Humidity, 5-Day Weather Forecast, Calendar, Notifications and Event Alerts, Energy Monitoring, and more! Now, with Amazon Alexa voice control with Echo, Dot, and Tap!
- Everything you need to start your smart home.
- Control, automate and monitor your home from anywhere using the SmartThings app.
- Connect compatible appliances, lights, speakers, locks, cameras, thermostats, sensors, appliances and more.
- SmartThings works with products from Samsung, Amazon, Bose, Schlage, Yale, Cree, Osram Lightify, Honeywell, First Alert, and more. Look for the Works With SmartThings logo or visit smartthings.com for a look at the full list of compatible devices.
- The Samsung SmartThings Home Monitoring Kit contains: one Samsung SmartThings Hub, two Samsung SmartThings Multipurpose Sensors, one Samsung SmartThings Motion Sensor, and one Samsung SmartThings Outlet.