Marconi, Guglielmo

 (1874–1937) Italian inventor of wireless telegraphy; awarded Nobel Prize for Physics (1909).

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  • Marconi, Guglielmo — born April 25, 1874, Bologna, Italy died July 20, 1937, Rome Italian physicist and inventor. He began experimenting with radio waves in 1894. In 1896 he went to England, where he developed a successful system of radio telegraphy. His work on the… …   Universalium

  • Marconi, Guglielmo — (1874–1937)    The inventor of the wireless, Guglielmo Marconi was not only one of the most important scientists of the 20th century but an adept businessman and diplomat. Born into a well off family from Bologna (Emilia Romagna), Marconi was… …   Historical Dictionary of modern Italy

  • Marconi, Guglielmo — ► (1874 1937) Inventor y físico italiano. Conocido por la invención del primer aparato transmisor de señales telegráficas sin hilos. En 1894 reprodujo las experiencias de Hertz sobre ondas electromagnéticas, y descubrió que la distancia de… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Marconi,Guglielmo — Mar·co·ni (mär kōʹnē), Guglielmo. 1874 1937. Italian engineer and inventor who in 1901 transmitted long wave radio signals across the Atlantic Ocean. He shared the 1909 Nobel Prize in physics. * * * …   Universalium

  • Marconi, Guglielmo —    See Telegraph …   Encyclopedia of the Age of Imperialism, 1800–1914

  • Marconi — Marconi, Guglielmo …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Guglielmo Marconi — Born 25 April 1874(1874 04 25) Palazzo Marescalchi, Bologna …   Wikipedia

  • Marconi-Klasse — Allgemeine Daten Schiffstyp: U Boot Marine: Regia Marina Bauwerft …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • MARCONI (G.) — MARCONI GUGLIELMO (1874 1937) Physicien et inventeur italien né à Bologne et mort à Rome. Dans l’histoire de la télégraphie sans fil, Guglielmo Marconi intervient au moment où des découvertes fragmentaires mais capitales n’attendent plus que… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • marconi — [ markɔni ] adj. inv. • déb. XXe ; de Marconi, n. pr. ♦ Mar. Gréement marconi, caractérisé par une grand voile triangulaire hissée au moyen d une drisse unique sur un mât à pible haubané. ● marconi nom masculin (de G. Marconi, nom propre)… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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