Every Electrical Engineer knows that James Clerk Maxwell wrote the Laws of Electromagnetism. IEEE investigation however uncovered differently. It may have been Oliver Heaviside that wrote the formula that has been used since Albert Einstein referred to them as Maxwell’s equations in his 1940 monograph “Considerations Concerning the Fundamentals of Theoretical Physics.” The name stuck, and Heaviside faded from public view.
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A Filipino Engineer, Registered Professional Engineer of Queensland (RPEQ) - Australia and Professional Electrical Engineer (PEE) - Philippines with extensive experience in concept select, front-end engineering, HV & LV detail design, construction and commissioning of Hazardous and Non-Hazardous Area electrical installations in water and waste water pipeline and pumping facilities, offshore platforms, hydrocarbon process plants and pipelines including related facilities. Hazardous area classification and design certification (UEENEEM015B, UEENEEM016B, UEENEEM017B).