Inaugural Lectures (Electrical and Electronics Engineering)
(Obafemi Awolowo University Press, 1995-05-27)The existence of electrical phenomena, and of static electrical charges, had first been recognized and recorded over 2,500 years ago by Thales of Miletus (640-548 BC). The word electricity itself was derived from the ...
(2000-07-11)Today, civilization has passed the threshold of the second industrial revolution. The first industrial revolution which was based upon the steam engine, enabled man to multiply his physical capacity to do work. The second ...