Origin of fresnel
Definition for fresnel (2 of 2)
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A few months later Fresnel was dead, and Young survived him only two years.A History of Science, Volume 3(of 5)|Henry Smith Williams
Fresnel died, in his fortieth year, a few days after receiving the medal.Heroes of Science: Physicists|William Garnett
At the close of the congress the foreign secretaries placed a crown on the tomb of Fresnel.
Fresnel devised many improvements in which he used refracting and reflecting prisms for the outer elements.
Rumford and also Fresnel devised multiple-wick burners, thus increasing the luminous intensity.