Truce in the Forest Summary

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Truce in the Forest Summary

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1. Archimedes (Greece) - Principle of buoyancy; principle of lever  2. Galileo Galilei (Italy) - Law of inertia 
3. Christian Huygens ( Holland) - Wave theory of light 
4. Issac Newton (UK) - Universal law of gravitation; law of motion; Reflecting telescope  5. Michael Faraday (UK) - Law of electromagnetic induction  6. James Clerk Maxwell (UK) - Electro magnetic theory;Light-an electromagnetic wave  7. Heinrich Rudolf Hertz (Germany) - Generation of electromagnetic waves  8. J.C.Bose (India) - Ultra short radio waves 

9. W.K.Roentgen (Germany) - X-rays 
10. J.J.Thomson (U.K) - Electron 
11. Marie Sklodowska Curie (Poland) - Discovery of radium & Polonium; studies on natural radio activity  12. Albert Einstein (Germany) - Explanation of photoelectric effect; Theory of relativity  13. Victor Francis Hess (Austria) - Cosmic Radiation 

14. R.A.Millikan(USA) Measurement of electronic charge 
15. Ernest Rutherford (New Zealand) - Nuclear model of atom  16. Niels Bohr (Denmark) - Quantum model of hydrogen atom 
17. C.V.Raman (India) - Inelastic scattering of light by molecules  18. Louis Victor de Borglie (France) - Wave nature of matter  19. M.N.Saha (India) - Thermal Ionisation 
20. S.N.Bose (India) - Quantum statistics 
21. Enrico Fermi (Iyaly) - Controlled nuclear fission 
22. Werner Heinsberg(Germany) - Quantum mechanics; Uncertainty principle  23. Paul Dirac (UK) - Relativistic theory of electron; Quantum statistics  24. Edwin Hubble (USA) - Expanding universe 
25. Ernest Orlando Lawerence (USA) - Cyclotron 
26. James Chadwick (UK) - Neutron 
27. Hideki Yukawa(Japan) - Theory of nuclear forces 
28. Homi Jehangir Bhabha (India) - Cascade process of cosmic radiation  29. Lev Davidovich Landau (Russia) - Theory of condensed matter; Liquid helium  30. S.Chandrasekhar(India)-Chandrasekhar limit,structure & evolution of stars  31. John Bardeen (USA) - Transistors, Theory of super conductivity  32. C.H.Towens (USA) - Maser ; Laser 

33. Abdus...