[Tesla's Nikola Tesla (185k)

The Serbian-American inventor, electrical engineer, and scientist

Born on July 9/10, 1856 in Smiljan, Lika (Austria-Hungary)
Died on January 7, 1943 in New York City, New York (USA)

Inventions: a telephone repeater, rotating magnetic field principle, polyphase alternating-current system, induction motor, alternating-current power transmission, Tesla coil transformer, wireless communication, radio, fluorescent lights, and more than 700 other patents.

o a short biography
o Chicago World's Fair, 1893
o Niagara Falls
o Tesla on...
o others on Tesla
o anecdotes
o getting to Wardenclyffe
o [NEW!] Wardenclyffe Discovered
o suggested readings and videos
o photo album
o [NEW!] related WWW links

o acknowledgments

Tesla Page started: October 20, 1994. Last modified: December 29, 2000.
Author: Bogdan R. Kosanovic

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