Jean-Baptiste Biot

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Jean-Baptiste Biot
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Jean-Baptiste Biot
Born21 April 1774 (1774-04-21)
Paris
Died3 Februar 1862(1862-02-03) (aged 87)
Paris
NaitionalityFrench
Kent forBiot–Savart law
AwairdsRumford Medal (1840)
Scientific career
FieldsPheesics, astronomy an mathematics
InfluencedLouis Pasteur, William Ritchie
SignaturSignature of Jean-Baptiste Biot.svg

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.