Nils Gustaf Dalén [Scanning Out Past]

Abstract

In 1912, the Swedish engineer Nils Gustaf Dalén was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics for his invention of automatic regulators for use in conjunction with gas accumulators for illuminating lighthouses and buoys. The history of his inventiveness and scientific achievements has been unjustly ignored, historically speaking, being closely intertwined… (More)

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@article{ReifAcherman2014NilsGD, title={Nils Gustaf Dalén [Scanning Out Past]}, author={Simon Reif-Acherman}, journal={Proceedings of the IEEE}, year={2014}, volume={102}, pages={1389-1393} }