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The Life and Work of Sir William Siemens

Katherine Platt

From: History of Power Engineering: Legends from the Past, 13 June 2013, Manchester, UK

13 June 2013  Power channel

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The final lecture on Sir William Siemens delivered by Katherine Platt, a postgraduate student completing a Ph.D on “Siemens in the North of Englandâ€. Born Karl Wilhelm Siemens, he moved to Britain in 1843 and started the UK Siemens company, which has been at the forefront of technological development in the country since. The company has continued to be successful in many areas of engineering; this lecture will focus on Sir Williams’ influence in the field of Power Engineering.

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Ph.D student, University of Manchester.

A postgraduate student completing a Ph.D on “Siemens in the North of England

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