Étienne Louis Malus

1775 - 1812

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Étienne Louis Malus was a French mathematician who was almost entirely concerned with the study of light.
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Honours awarded to Étienne Louis Malus
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Paris street namesRue Malus (5th Arrondissement)
Commemorated on the Eiffel Tower


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