# General Knowledge - Scientific Laws

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The following table enlists major laws of science −

Scientist Name | Law | Field |
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Niels Henrik Abel | Abel's theorem | Calculus |

Gene Amdahl | Amdahl's law | Computer science |

Gus Archie | Archie's law | Geology |

Archimedes | Archimedes' principle | Physics |

Amedeo Avogadro | Avogadro's law | Thermodynamics |

John Stewart Bell | Bell's theorem | Quantum mechanics |

Frank Benford | Benford's law | Mathematics |

Daniel Bernoulli | Bernoulli's principle | Physical sciences |

Jean Baptiste Biot and Félix Savart | Biot–Savart law | Electromagnetics, fluid dynamics |

Robert Boyle | Boyle's law | Thermodynamics |

Samuel C. Bradford | Bradford's law | Computer science |

C.H.D. Buys Ballot | Buys Ballot's law | Meteorology |

Arthur Cayley and William Hamilton | Cayley–Hamilton theorem | Linear algebra |

Jacques Charles | Charles's law | Thermodynamics |

Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar | Chandrasekhar limit | Astrophysics |

Charles Augustin de Coulomb | Coulomb's law | Physics |

Pierre Curie | Curie's law | Physics |

Jean le Rond d'Alembert | D'Alembert's paradox | Fluid dynamics, Physics |

John Dalton | Dalton's law of partial pressure | Thermodynamics |

Henry Darcy | Darcy's law | Fluid mechanics |

Christian Doppler | Doppler effect | Physics |

Paul Ehrenfest | Ehrenfest's theorem | Quantum mechanics |

Albert Einstein | Einstein's general theory of relativity | Physics |

Paul Erdős and József Beck | Erdős–Beck theorem | Mathematics |

Michael Faraday | Faraday's law of induction | Electromagnetism |

Faraday's law of electrolysis | Chemistry | |

Johann Carl Friedrich Gauss | Gauss's law | Mathematics, Physics |

Gauss's law for magnetism | Mathematics, Physics | |

Gauss's digamma theorem | Mathematics, Physics | |

Gauss's hypergeometric theorem | Mathematics, Physics | |

Gaussian function | Mathematics, Physics | |

Thomas Graham | Graham's law | Thermodynamics |

Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm | Grimm's law | Linguistics |

John L. Gustafson | Gustafson's law | Computer science |

Heinrich Hertz | Hertz observations | Electromagnetism |

Germain Henri Hess | Hess's law | Thermodynamics |

David Hilbert | Hilbert's basis theorem | Mathematics |

Robert Hooke | Hooke's law | Physics |

John Hopkinson | Hopkinson's law | Electromagnetism |

Edwin Hubble | Hubble's law | Cosmology |

Friedrich Hund | Hund's rules | Atomic physics |

James Joule | Joule's laws | Physics |

Michael Kasha | Kasha's rule | Photochemistry |

Johannes Kepler | Kepler's laws of planetary motion | Astrophysics |

Gustav Kirchhoff | Kirchhoff's laws | Electronics, thermodynamics |

Hermann Franz Moritz Kopp | Kopp's law | Thermodynamics |

Irving Langmuir | Langmuir equation | Surface Chemistry |

Pierre-Simon Laplace | Laplace transform | Mathematics |

Laplace's equation | Physics | |

Laplace operator | Probability Theory | |

Laplace distribution | Statistical mechanics | |

Henri Louis le Chatelier | Le Chatelier's principle | Chemistry |

Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz | Leibniz's law | Ontology |

Heinrich Lenz | Lenz's law | Physics |

Guglielmo Marconi | Marconi's law | Radio technology |

Vladimir Markovnikov | Markovnikov's rule | Organic chemistry |

Pierre Louis Maupertuis | Maupertuis' principle | Mathematics |

James Clerk Maxwell | Maxwell's equations | Electrodynamics |

Gregor Mendel | Mendelian inheritance/Mendel's laws | Genetics |

Robert Metcalfe | Metcalfe's law | Network theory |

Hermann Minkowski | Minkowski's theorem | Number theory |

Eilhard Mitscherlich | Mitscherlich's law | Crystallography |

Gordon Moore | Moore's law | Computing |

John Forbes Nash | Nash embedding theorem | Topology |

Walther Nernst | Nernst equation | Electrochemistry |

Isaac Newton | Newton's law of cooling | Thermodynamics |

Newton's law of universal gravitation | Astrophysics | |

Newton's laws of motion | Mechanics | |

Georg Ohm | Ohm's law | ElectronicsElectronics |

Blaise Pascal | Pascal's law | Physics |

Pascal's theorem | Geometry | |

Max Planck | Planck's law | Electromagnetism |

Ptolemy | Ptolemy's theorem | Geometry |

Pythagoras | Pythagorean theorem | Geometry |

Sir Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman | Raman scattering | Physics |

Richard Rado | Rado's theorem | Discrete mathematics |

Srinivasa Ramanujan and Trygve Nagell | Ramanujan–Nagell equation | Mathematics |

Thales | Thales' theorem | Geometry |

Johann Daniel Titius and Johann Elert Bode | Titius–Bode law | Astrophysics |

Evangelista Torricelli | Torricelli's law | Physics |

Steven Weinberg and Edward Witten | Weinberg–Witten theorem | Quantum Gravity |

Hermann Weyl | Weyl character formula | Mathematics |

Wilhelm Wien | Wien's law | Physics |

Thomas Young and Pierre-Simon Laplace | Young–Laplace equation | Fluid dynamics |

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