Camille Alphonse Faure
1840 – 1898
Who was Camille Alphonse Faure?
Camille Alphonse Faure was a French chemical engineer who in 1881 significantly improved the design of the lead-acid battery, which had been invented by Gaston Planté in 1865. Faure's improvements greatly increased the capacity of such batteries and led directly to their manufacture on an industrial scale.
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- May 21, 1840
- Also known as
- Emile Alphonse Faure
on July 23, 2013
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