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Ohm, Georg Simon
A German physicist, born at Erlangen; discovered the mathematical theory of the electric current, known as Ohm's Law, a law based on experiment, that the strength of the electric current is equal to the electro-motive force divided by the resistance of the wire (1787-1854).
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Ohm, Georg Simon'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/o/ohm-georg-simon.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.