Henri Becquerel
#1383 Overall Influence

Henri Becquerel

French physicist

About

Why is this person notable and influential?

From Wikipedia

Antoine Henri Becquerel was a French engineer, physicist, Nobel laureate, and the first person to discover evidence of radioactivity. For work in this field he, along with Marie Skłodowska-Curie and Pierre Curie, received the 1903 Nobel Prize in Physics. The SI unit for radioactivity, the becquerel , is named after him.

Source: Wikipedia

Other Resources

Influence Rankings by Discipline

How’s this person influential?
#49 World Rank
Chemistry
#145 World Rank
Physics
#1510 World Rank
Engineering