Quotes by Charles-Augustin de Coulomb

About Charles-Augustin de Coulomb:

Charles-Augustin de Coulomb was a French physicist. He was best known for developing Coulomb's law, the definition of the electrostatic force of attraction and repulsion, but also did important work on friction. The SI unit of electric charge, the coulomb, was named after him.

Author Bio

  • NameCharles-Augustin de Coulomb
  • DescriptionFrench physicist
  • BornJune 14, 1736
  • DiedAugust 23, 1806
  • CountryFrance
  • ProfessionPhysicist; Civil Engineer; Engineer