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# Name
Year
Country
Science
achievements
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Heike Kamerlingh Onnes

1853-
Netherlands
Physics


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Heike Kamerlingh-Onnes

1853-1926
Netherlands
Physics

liquified helium; discovered superconductivity
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Heinrich Caro

1834-1910
Germany
Chemistry


594
Heinrich Gustav Johannes Kayser

1853-1940
Germany
Chemistry, Physics

discovered the occurrence of helium in the Earth's atmosphere
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Heinrich Hertz

1857-1894
Germany
Physics

worked on electromagnetic phenomena; discovered radio waves and the photoelectric effect
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Heinrich Rohrer

1933-
Switzerland
Physics

co-designed the scanning tunneling microscope (STM), a type of microscope in which a fine conducting probe is held close the surface of a sample
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Heinrich Welker

1912-
Germany
Physics


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Heinrich Wilhelm Olbers

1758-1840
Germany
Astronomy

invented first successful method for calculating cometary orbits; discovered several comets, including the comet of 1815, now called Olber's comet; discovered the asteroids Pallas and Vesta;
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Hendrik Antoon Lorentz

1853-1928
Netherlands
Physics

introduced Lorentz transformation equations of special relativity; advanced ideas of relativistic length contraction and relativistic mass increase; contributed to theory of electromagnetism
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Hendrik Casimir

1909-
Netherlands
Physics


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