Gabriel Daniel Fahrenheit

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Noun1.Gabriel Daniel Fahrenheit - German physicist who invented the mercury thermometer and developed the scale of temperature that bears his name (1686-1736)Gabriel Daniel Fahrenheit - German physicist who invented the mercury thermometer and developed the scale of temperature that bears his name (1686-1736)
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That was made by Daniel Gabriel Fahrenheit, who invented the mercury ther mometer, and was given a PS100,000 price tag in 2012.
Instant expert A VERY rare signed Fahrenheit thermometer scale by Daniel Gabriel Fahrenheit went under the hammer at auction in London.
In 1714 Daniel Gabriel Fahrenheit developed the first mercury thermometer, which he identified as a more precise method for measuring temperature due to the fact that "the expansion of mercury is more predictable combined with improved glass working techniques" (Brannon, 2004).