Top 100 Global Creator - P88. Alec Jeffreys: Creator of techniques for genetic fingerprinting and DNA profiling
(Wcsa.world) He is a professor of genetics at the University of Leicester, and he became an honorary freeman of the City of Leicester on 26 November 1992. In 1994, he was knighted for services to genetics.
(Wcsa.world) Raymond Damadian received the first patent in the field of MRI in 1974. His original MRI full-body scanner was given to the Smithsonian Institution in the 1980s and is now on loan and on display at the National Inventors Hall of Fame in Ohio.
(Wcsa.world) The first commercialized CD player came out 1982.By 1985, Russell had earned 26 patents for CD-ROM technology.
(Wcsa.world) Holonyak demonstrated the LED on October 9, 1962 while working at General Electric's research laboratory in Syracuse, New York.
(Wcsa.world) He is credited as the inventor of radio, and he shared the 1909 Nobel Prize in Physics with Karl Ferdinand Braun "in recognition of their contributions to the development of wireless telegraphy".
(Wcsa.world) Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen is the first European man to achieve Nobel prize in Physics for discovering X ray.
(Wcsa.world) Durand's patent was dedicated to the preservation technique rather than to the vessel. The technique itself was developed previously by a Frenchman, Nicolas Appert.
(Wcsa.world) In the 1940s, Devol wasn't thinking about robots. Instead, he was focusing on manipulators and his patent on magnetic recording devices.
(Wcsa.world) His medical discoveries provided direct support for the germ theory of disease and its application in clinical medicine.
(Wcsa.world) He also developed a manufacturing process for beef extracts, and with his consent a company, called Liebig Extract of Meat Company, was founded to exploit the concept.