A wealth of  biographical information on many eminent scientists and pioneers in the engineering profession.

For individual biographies please click on the names below.  Sir Humphry Davy


Free Archives Exhibition brochures!

If you would like to receive a free copy of one of the IET's Archive brochures that accompanied our past exhibitions held at Savoy Place please contact us and we shall post them out to you. Topics covered are: "Sailing Ship to Satellite- the Transatlantic Connection"; "The BBC at Savoy Place 1923-1932"; "Secret Machines- British Code-Breaking during World War II" and "A new kind of vision- the discovery of X-rays".