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Volta's first paper on electricity (1769)

Volta's first paper on electricity (1769)

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Volta's first paper. Title page of the Italian physicist Alessandro Volta's (1745-1827) first paper on electricity, published in 1769. Volta was the inventor of the first battery, which he demonstrated in 1800. The unit of electrical potential, the volt, is named after him.

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