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Hertz, Heinrich Rudolf

Line breaks: Hein|rich Ru¦dolf Hertz
Pronunciation: /həːts
, hɛrts/
  • (1857–94), German physicist and pioneer of radio communication. He continued the work of Maxwell on electromagnetic waves and was the first to broadcast and receive radio waves. Hertz also showed that light and radiant heat were electromagnetic in nature.

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