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Anders CelsiusUnit of temperature named after this Swedish astronomer
Galileo GaliliItalian who said that the earth rotated around the sun
Isaac NewtonThe unit of force is named after him
Robert HookeCredited with a law on elasticity
James JouleThe unit of work is called after this English scientist
James WattScottish inventor who developed the steam engine
Blaise PascalThe unit of pressure is called after this French mathematician and physicist
Albert EinsteinRegarded as the greatesty physicist of all time
George Simon OhmThe unit of resistance is called after this German physicist
Alessandro VoltaCredited with inventing the battery.
Andre AmpereThe unit of current is named after this French scientist
Marie CuriePolish scientist who discovered radium and polonium