Christiaan Huygens

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Noun1.Christiaan Huygens - Dutch physicist who first formulated the wave theory of light (1629-1695)
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A 17th century astronomer, Christiaan Huygens, provided the inspiration for the new lens technology.
Huygens, named after the Dutch polymath Christiaan Huygens who discovered Saturn's moon Titan in 1655, was a lander designed to land on Titan.
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It's named the Huygenian Region, after its early observer Christiaan Huygens.
Historically, although completed in 1678, it was in 1690, that the eminent Dutch scientist Christiaan Huygens finally published his Traite de la Lumiere, (Treatise on Light) as a fitting sequel to an already prodigious scientific career.
29) like Rene Descartes and Christiaan Huygens (who still feature, but do not dominate the narrative).
It was about four decades later when Dutch astronomer and physicist Christiaan Huygens recognised the ears as the planet's ring system.
Descartes, Christiaan Huygens, and Isaac Newton were largely responsible for the fourth transformation that used geometry to understand corpuscular motion.
Durante mucho tiempo se penso que el <<inventor>> de este instrumento habia sido el aleman Atanasio Kircher, pero hace poco se descubrio que es mas probable que lo hubiera disenado el astronomo holandes Christiaan Huygens.
Christiaan Huygens discovered this area in 1659 and by repeated observations he used it to time the length of day on Mars.
Cassini which appear to precede those of Christiaan Huygens, previously thought to be the earliest on record.
Chief Of Men is named after Milton's appellation for Cromwell, much to the disgust of Irishman Coakley, while Huygens takes his name from another son of The Hague, Christiaan Huygens, who derived the laws of the pendulum.