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date: 22 October 2019

Ampère, André Marie 

Source:
A Dictionary of Scientists
Author(s):
 Market House Books Market House Books

(1775–1836) French physicist and mathematicianAmpère was born in Lyons, France, where his father was a wealthy merchant. He was privately tutored, and to a large extent self-taught. His genius was evident at an early age. He was particularly proficient at mathematics and, following his marriage in ... ...

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