Alessandro Volta

By micky
  • Born

    Alessandro was born on the 18th of February 1745 and lived in Italy in a town called Como
  • Period: to

    Life of volta

  • study electricity

    study electricity
    He begain to study electricity & pubished 2 books about electricity
  • director of school

    he became director of the Royal school in Como. te following year he became a prfessor of physics
  • swamp Gas

    while volta was visiting locaal swamps he found a mystery gas (swamp Gas.)
  • professor

    volta was given the job of Professor physicis at the university of Pavia and he held this position for more then 40 years
  • different ideas

    Luigi Galvani thourght that a frog had its own electricity and volta thought that that he was wrong and he thought it was the leg connection between the 2 matirials.
  • Created the BATTERY

    Created the BATTERY
    alessandro created the battery this Year
  • Retired

    volta retired in 1818 and a few years later he died
  • Died

    Alessandro died on the 5th of March 1827