Karl Janskey

By: Karlie Schwingel

Accomplishments

~First detector of radio waves.


~Graduated from the University of Wisconsin.


~Became a researcher in the Bell Telephone Lab in 1928.


~In 1933 his theories were published. Some in the New York Times


~Was awarded an Army-Navy certificate of appreciation for his work on radio direction during WWII.

Discoveries

* Identifyed 3 types of static; near by thunderstorms, distant thunderstorms and, a faint steady hiss of an unknown origin.thesestatics interfered with radio transmition.

* Found radio waves from beyond our solar system.


Some of his family

Karl Jansky