Quotes by Charles Proteus Steinmetz

About Charles Proteus Steinmetz:

Charles Proteus Steinmetz was a German-born American mathematician and electrical engineer. He fostered the development of alternating current that made possible the expansion of the electric power industry in the United States, formulating mathematical theories for engineers. He made ground-breaking discoveries in the understanding of hysteresis that enabled engineers to design better electromagnetic apparatus equipment including especially electric motors for use in industry.

Author Bio

  • NameCharles Proteus Steinmetz
  • DescriptionMathematician and electrical engineer
  • BornApril 9, 1865
  • DiedOctober 26, 1923
  • CountryGermany; United States Of America
  • ProfessionMathematician; Electrical Engineer; Engineer
  • AwardsElliott Cresson Medal