Daily Archives: October 18, 2014

Santiago Ramón y Cajal
October 17 marks the passing of Gustov Kirchhoff. Kirchhoff was a German physicist who outlined basic rules for electrical circuits, thermal radiation, and emission spectroscopy. Kirchhoff’s work with electrical circuits spawned two rules dealing with current and potential difference or voltage. The first of Kirchhoff’s rules deals with the current […]

Today In Science History – October 17 – Gustov Kirchhoff