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Here’s a list of Top Scientific Inventions and Discoveries along with their inventors or scientist names – A to Z List for Banking & SSC CGL Exam. We have divided the entire list into Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Computers, Space Science etc. Readers can also download PDF from the link given below.

Popular Scientific Inventions and Discoveries:

Inventions/DiscoveriesName of the Scientist/Inventor
Adding MachinePascal
AeroplaneWright brothers
Air BrakeGeorge Westinghouse
Air PumpOtto von Guericke
Airship (rigid)G. Ferdinand Von Zeppelin
Aniline DyesHoffman
Antiseptic SurgeryLord Joseph Lister
Arc LampC. F. Brush
Archimedean ScrewArchimedies
AtomNeils Bohr
Atomic NumberMosley
Atomic PhysicsEnrico Fermi
Atomic StructureBohr and Rutherford
Atomic TheoryDalton
Automatic gearboxHermann Fottinger
AutomobileDaimler
Automobiles using gasolineKarl Benz
Avogadro’s HypothesisAvogadro
BacteriologyRobert Koch
BacteriophageMax Delbruck
BakeliteLeo H Baekeland
BalloonJacques and Joseph Montgolfier
Ball-Point PenJohn J. Loud
BarometerEvangelista Torricelli
BehaviorismB. F. Skinner
Beri – BeriEijkman
BicycleKirkpatrick Macmillan
Bicycle TyreJ.B. Dunlop
Bifocal LensBenjamin Franklin
Binomial NomenclatureCarl Linnaeus
Biogenetic PrincipleErnst Haeckel
BismuthValentine
Blood CirculationHarvey
Blood GroupsKarl Landsteiner
BombEdward Teller
BosonS.N.Bose
Boyle’s lawBoyle
BrailleLouis Braille
Breaking up the Nucleus of an atomRutherford
Calculating machinePascal
CameraGeorge Eastman
CarburetorGottlieb Daimler
CarburettorGottlieb Daimler
Cash registerWilliam Burroughs
Cell DoctrineRudolf Virchow
CelluloidA.Parker
CementJoseph Aspdin
CenemaA.L. and J.L. Lumiere
Centrigrade scaleA. Celsius
Chemical StructureAugust Kekule
ChemotherapyPaul Ehrlich
Child DevelopmentJean Piaget
ChloroformJames Harrison and James Young Simpson
Cholera BacillusRobert Koch
Chromosomal Theory of HeredityThomas Hunt Morgan
ChronometerJohn Harrison
Cine cameraFriese-Greene
CinematographThomas Alva Edison
CinematographyThomas Alva Edison
Circulation of the BloodWilliam Harvey
Classical Field TheoryMichael Faraday
Clock (mechanical)Hsing and Ling-Tsan
Clock (pendulum)C. Hugyens
Coloured PhotographyLippman
ComputerCharles Babbage
Continental DriftAlfred Wegener
Cosmic RaysR.A.Millikan
CrescographJ.C.Bose
Crystal DynamicsC.V.Raman
CyclotronLawrence
D.D.T.Dr.Paul Muller
Deciphering the genetic codeDr.Hargobiad Khorana
Deuterium (Heavy Water)H.C.Urey
Diesel EngineRudolf Diesel
Diesel Oil EngineRudolf Diesel
Difference engineCharles Babbage
ElectronsJ.J.Thomson
Laws of Planetary MotionKepler
North PoleRobert Peary (1909)
Solar SystemCopernicus (1540)
South PoleAmundson (1912)
Specific GravityArchimedes
West IndiesColumbus (1492)
Drinker’s Chamber of Iron LungDr.Philip Drinker
Dynamical theory of HeatLord Kelvin
DynamiteAlfred B. Nobel
DynamoMichael Faraday
Effect of Pressure on trough bodiesMeghnad Saha
Eightfold WayMurray Gell-Mann
Electric BatteryAlessandro Volta
Electric Flat IronH. W. Seeley
Electric FurnaceWilliam Siemens
Electric GeneratorMichael Faraday
electric guitarAdolph Rickenbacker
Electric ironH.W. Seeley
Electric LampThomas Alva Edison
Electric MeasurementGauss
Electric Motor (AC)Nikola Tesla
Electric razorJacob Schick
Electrical WavesHeitz
ElectricityFaraday
ElectromagnetWilliam Sturgeon
Electromagnetic FieldJames Clerk Maxwell
Electromagnetic TheoryMaxwell
ElectronJoseph J. Thomson
Electron TheoryBohr
Electronic ComputerDr. Alan M. Turing
ElevatorElisha G. Otis
Energy of the SunHans Bethe
Equal sign (=)?Robert Recorde
EthologyKonrad Lorenz
EugenicsFrancis Galton
EvolutionCharles Darwin
Evolution (theory)Charles Darwin
Evolutionary TheoryErnst Mayr
Fahrenheit ScaleFahrenheit
Film & Photographic goodsKodak
Film (with sound)Dr. Lee de Forest
Foundations of BiologyJean Baptiste Lamarck
Foundations of MathematicsEuclid
Founding of Modern PhysiologyClaude Bernard
Founding of PsychologyWilhelm Wundt
Fountain PenLewis E. Waterman
Fundamental Laws of Electric AttractionCoulomb
GalvanometerAndre-Marie Ampere
Gas lightingWilliam Murdoch
Gasoline engineKarl Benz
Genetic CodeFrederick Sanger
GeometryEuclid
Germ Theory of DiseaseLouis Pasteur
GliderSir George Caley
GramophoneThomas Alva Edison
Gun powderRogei Bacon
HeavensWilliam Herschel
Heavy HydrogenUrey
HelicopterBroquett
Heliocentric UniverseNicolaus Copernicus
Helium GasLockyer
HomoeopathyHahnemann
HovercraftChristopher Cockerell
Human SexualityAlfred Kinsey
HydrogenCavendish
HydrophobiaLouis Pasteur
I.Q. TestAlfred Binet
In Number TheoryRamanujam
Incandescent BulbEdison
Induction CoilRohm Korff
Induction of Electric CurrentFaraday
InsulinF.Banting
Intelligence testBinet
Internal Combustion EngineOtto
JeansLevi Strauss
Jet EngineSir Frank Whittle
Jet PropulsionFrank Whittle
Kala-azar FeverU.N.Brahmachari
KaleidoscopeDavid Brewster
Laboratory Gas BurnerRobert Wilhelm Von Bunsen
Laughing GasPriestley
Law of ElectrolysisFaraday
Law of gasesGay Lussac
Laws of Electrical ResistanceOhm
Laws of GravitationNewton
Laws of HeredityGregory Mandel
Laws of InheritanceGregor Mendel
Laws of MotionNewton
Laws of Multiple ProportionDalton
Laws of Natural SelectionsDarwin
Life BoatHenry Great Head
LiftE.G. Otis
Lift (Elevators)Otis
Lightning ConductorBenjamin Franklin
Line of demarcation (ship)Plimsoll
LinotypeMergenthaler
Liquid OxygenDewar
LocomotiveRichard Trevithick
Logarithmic TablesJohn Napier
LogarithmsJohn Napier
Machine GunDr. Richard Gatling
Malarial ParasiteRonald Ross
Match (safety)J.E. Lurdstrom
Mathematical Astro PhysicsChandrasekhar
Mathematical GeniusCarl Gauss (Karl Friedrich Gauss)
Mauve dyePerkin
Measurement of Electrical EnergyJoule, James Prescoft
Mechanical Equivalent of HeatJoules
Mercury ThermometerFahrenheit
MesonHideki Yakawa
MicrophoneJohann Phillip Reis, Alexander Graham Bell, Elisha Gray, Amos E. Dolbear, and Thomas Edison
Microscopic AnatomyMarcello Malpighi
Modern AnthropologyFranz Boas
Modern AstronomyArthur Eddington
Modern ComputerJohn von Neumann
Modern GeologyCharles Lyell
Modern PhysiologyWilliam Bayliss
Modern SynthesisTheodosius Dobzhansky
Modern TelescopeEdwin Hubble
Molecular BiologyFrancis Crick
Molecular Scattering of light in fluidRamanathan
Montessori MethodMaria Montessori
Motion of the PlanetsJohannes Kepler
Motor Car (petrol)Karl Butler
Movie ProjectorThomas Alva Edison
Neon GasRamsay, Travers
Neon-lampG. Claude
NeurophysiologyCharles Sherrington
NeutronChadwick
New AnatomyAndreas Vesalius
New AstronomyTycho Brahe
New ScienceGalileo Galilei
Newtonian MechanicsPierre Simon de Laplace
Newtonian RevolutionIsaac Newton
Nuclear FissionOtto Hahn, Bohr and Fermi
NylonDr. Wallace H. Carothers
Nylon PlasticCarothers
Organic ChemistryEmil Fischer
Origin of SpeciesCharles Darwin
OxygenPriestly
PaintsShalimar
Paper clipJohann Vaaler
Parking meterCarlton Mcgee
PenicillinAlexander Fleming
Periodic LawMendeleef
Periodic Table of ElementsDmitri Mendeleev
PharmacologyGertrude Belle Elion
PhonographEdison
PhotographDauguerre
Photography (paper)W.H. Fox Tablot
PhototherapyN.R.Finsen
Pneumatic TyresJohn Boyd Dunlop
Positive ElectronsAnderson
Power LoomEdmund Cartwright
PowerloomCartwright
Principle for lever (S.P.Gravity)Archimedes
Printing for the BlindBraille
Printing PressJohannes Gutenberg
Psycho-analysisDr.Sigmund Freud
Psychology of the UnconsciousSigmund Freud
QuantaMax Planck
Quantum CosmologyStephen Hawking
Quantum ElectrodynamicsRichard Feynman
Quantum MechanicsMax Born
Quantum TheoryWerner Heisenberg
Quantum TheoryMax plank
Raazor (safety)K.G. Gillete
Rabies VaccineLouis Pasteur
RadarDr. A.H. Taylor and L.C. Young
RadioG. Marconi
Radio transmitterAlexanderson
Radioactive DatingWillard Libby
RadioactivityMarie Curie
Radio-activity of UraniumHenry Becquerel
RadiumMadame Curie
Railway EngineStephenson
RaincoatCharles Macintosh
Raman effectC.V.Raman
Rare GasCavandish
RayonAmerican Viscose Co.
Razor (electric)Col. J. Schick
RefrigeratorJames Harrison, Alexander Catlin
Replacing human heartChristian Barnard
Revolution in ChemistryAntoine Laurent Lavoisier
RevolverSamuel Colt
Rise of German ScienceHermann von Helmholtz
rubber (vulcanized)Charles Goodyear
Rubber (waterproof)Charles Macintosh
Safety lampSir Humphrey Davy
Safety PinWilliam Hurst
Safety RazorKing C. Gillette
Salk VaccineSalk
SaxophoneAntoine Joseph Sax
Scientific astronomyHippalus
Scientific ThinkingLucretius
ScooterG. Bradshaw
SeismographRoberts Mallet
Sewing MachineThomas Saint
SextantHadley
Ship (steam)J.C. Perier
Ship (turbine)Sir Charles Parsons
ShorthandSir Isaac Pitman
SociobiologyEdward O. Wilson
Soviet GeneticsTrofim Lysenko
Space flyingBraun, Dr.Wernher Von
SpectroscopeBunsen
SpectroscopyGustav Kirchhoff
Spinning frameSir Richard Arkwight
Spinning jennyJames Hargreaves
Stainless SteelHarry Brearley
Steam boatFulton
Steam EngineJames Watt
Steam engine (condenser)James Watt
Steam engine (piston)Thomas Newcome
Steam TurbineParsons
Steel Melting ProcessBessemer
Steel productionHenry Bessemer
StethoscopeDr. William Stokes, Rene Laennec
Stress ConceptHans Selye
Structural AnthropologyClaude Levi-Strauss
Structure of DNAJames Watson
Structure of the AtomErnest Rutherford
SubmarineDavid Bushnell
Sulpha DrugsDomagk
SuperconductivityHeike Kamerlingh
Symbiosis TheoryLynn Margulis
Symbol (x)?William Oughtred
T.N.T.llly Brandt
TalkiesLee-de-Frost
TankSir Ernest Swington
TelegraphSamuel Morse
Telegraphic CodeSamuel Morse
TelephoneSir Alexander Graham Bell
TelescopeGalileo
TelevisionBaird
Television (mechanical)John Logie Baird
Tempo of EvolutionGeorge Gaylord Simpson
TeryleneJ. Whinfield and H. Dickson
The long playing microgroove recordPeter Goldmark
Theory of conditioned reflexPavlov
Theory of EvolutionDarwin
Theory of RelativityEinstein
Theory of the AtomJohn Dalton
ThermodynamicsLudwig Boltzmann
ThermometerGalileo Gallei
Thermos FlasksDewar
TractorJ. Froelich
TransformerMichael Faraday
TransistorBardeen, Shockley, Brattain
TypewriterC. Sholes
Uranium fusionOho Hahn
Uranus (Planet)Herschel William
VaccinationEdward Jenner
Valve of radioSir J.A. Fleming
VitaminsHopkins and Funk
Vitamin AElmer V. McCollum and M. Davis
Vitamin BElmer V. McCollum
Vitamin B1Casimir Funk
Vitamin B2D. T. Smith, E. G. Hendrick
Vitamin NiacinConrad Elvehjem
Vitamin Folic acidLucy Wills
Vitamin B6Paul Gyorgy
Vitamin CJames Lind
Vitamin DEdward Mellanby
Vitamin EHerbert Evans and Katherine Bishop
Vulcanised RubberCharles Goodyear
Washing SodaLablanc
WatchA.L. Breguet
Waterproof RubberCharles Macintosh
Wave MechanicsErwin Schrodinger
Wave Theory of LightChristiaan Huygens
Wave/Particle DualityLouis Victor de Broglie
Wireless CommunicationOliver Lodge
Wireless TelegraphyMarcony
World Wide Web and Hypertext Markup LanguageTim Berners Lee
X – RaysRoentgen
X-rayWilhelm Reontgen
X-ray CrystallographyMax von Laue
zerox machineChester Carlson
Zip fastenerW. L. Judson
ZipperB. F. Goodrich

 

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