Jean-Baptiste Biot

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Jean-Baptiste Biot
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Jean-Baptiste Biot
Born 21 April 1774 (1774-04-21)
Died 3 Februar 1862(1862-02-03) (aged 87)
Naitionality French
Fields Pheesics, astronomy an mathematics
Kent for Biot–Savart law
Influenced Louis Pasteur, William Ritchie
Notable awairds Rumford Medal (1840)

Jean-Baptiste Biot (French: [bjo]) (21 Aprile 1774 – 3 Februar 1862) wis a French pheesicist, astronomer, an mathematician who established the reality o meteorites, made an early balluin flight, an studied the polarisation o licht. Biot an aa discovered the mineral biotite.