Joseph Henry

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Noun1.Joseph Henry - United States physicist who studied electromagnetic phenomena (1791-1878)Joseph Henry - United States physicist who studied electromagnetic phenomena (1791-1878)
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At that time Professor Joseph Henry, who knew more of the theory of electrical science than any other American, was the Grand Old Man of Washington; and poor Bell, in his doubt and desperation, resolved to run to him for advice.
Next came to the receiver the oldest scientist in the group, the venerable Joseph Henry, whose encouragement to Bell had been so timely.
Axis Capital Holdings Limited (NYSE:AXS) has said that its chief financial officer (CFO), Joseph Henry, will retire at the end of 2017, after serving in the role for the past five years.
Joseph Henry Smyth, 31, faces counts of inflicting grievous bodily harm with intent, causing unnecessary suffering to an animal and assault on police.
Both a biography and a game collection, Harding sets the record straight and fleshes out the life and career of Joseph Henry Blackburne (1841-1924), the first English chess player to be consistently successful in international competition, and judges his achievements as massive.
Included in the Luzon roster are reigning UAAP men's champion National U, starring Edwin Tolentino and Joseph Henry Tipay, and women's winner Adamson, to be represented by Shiela Pineda and Amanda Villanueva.
Dimambro and her husband Anthony of Fenton, MI; a brother, Joseph Henry Perron of New Braunsfeld, TX; a sister, Bernadette Pervier of Spencer; three grandchildren, Joseph, Angeline and Dominic Dimambro all of Fenton and many nieces and nephews.
My grandfather Joseph Henry Taylor died during the conflict in Belgium.
North Wales central coroner Mr Gittins heard that Mr Hudson, full name Joseph Henry Hudson, had held a senior post at his company but became worried he was making mistakes and had set a tender price too low which would have cost his company millions of pounds.
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Reuters) - Bermuda-based reinsurer Axis Capital Holdings Ltd named XL Insurance finance chief Joseph Henry as its new Chief Financial Officer, filling the post vacated by Albert Benchimol, who has taken over as the company's CEO.
Jamie Joseph Henry Nolan, 18, and a 17-year-old who cannot be named for legal reasons, appeared at Newcastle Crown Court charged with violent disorder.