The Illustrated Tesla

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Wilder Publications, 2007 - Science - 364 pages
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Collected here are twenty of Nikola Tesla's essays, letters, and speeches all with figures. In total there are some 214 figures. Now you can read these famous articles as they were intended to be read. Included are A New System of Alternating Current Motors and Transformers; Experiments with Alternate Currents of Very High Frequency and Their Application to Methods of Artificial Illumination; Experiments with Alternate Currents of High Potential and High Frequency; On Light and Other High Frequency Phenomena; The Problem of Increasing Human Energy, With Special References to the Harnessing of the Sun's Energy; The Disturbing Influence of Solar Radiation on the Wireless Transmission of Energy; Famous Scientific Illusions; Electrical Oscillators; and many many more!
  

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Contents

A New System of Alternating Current Motors and Transformers
10
Alternate Current Electrostatic Induction Apparatus
23
Experiments with Alternate Currents of Very High Frequency and Their Application to Methods of Artificial Illumination
25
Electric Discharge in Vacuum Tubes
66
Notes on a Unipolar Dynamo
71
Experiments with Alternate Currents of High Potential and High Frequency
76
On Light and Other High Frequency Phenomena
154
On Reflected Roentgen Rays
217
High Frequency Oscillators for ElectroTherapeutic and Other Purposes
240
The Problem of Increasing Human Energy With Special References to the Harnessing of the Suns Energy
255
The Disturbing Influence of Solar Radiation on the Wireless Transmission of Energy
306
The Effect of Static on Wireless Transmission
312
Famous Scientific Illusions
316
Tesla Answers Mr Manierre and Further Explains the Axial Rotation of the Moon
330
The Moons Rotation
332
The True Wireless
338

Roentgen Ray Investigations
224
On the Source of Roentgen Rays and the Practical Construction and Safe Operation of Lenard Tubes
231
Electrical Oscillators
355
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Tesla was a US physicist, electrical engineer, and inventor. He was born in Croatia.

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