Marconi Guglielmo

Related to Marconi Guglielmo: Guglielmo Marchese Marconi
click for a larger image
Guglielmo Marconi
photographed c. 1903

Mar·co·ni

 (mär-kō′nē), 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.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Mar·co·ni

(mär-kō′nē), Guglielmo 1874-1937.
Italian physicist and inventor. In 1901 he used radio waves to transmit signals in Morse code across the Atlantic Ocean. Soon after his experiment, radio waves became established as a medium for communications.
The American Heritage® Student Science Dictionary, Second Edition. Copyright © 2014 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
Mentioned in ?