Christian Huygens Biography
Christiaan Huyg (h)ens, April 14, 1629—July 08, 1695) Dutch physicist, astronomer, mathematician, born in The Hague on April 4, 1629, 1695 He died in The Hague on July 8. He is an important physics pioneer between Galileo and Newton. He is one of the most famous physicists in history. He has made outstanding contributions to the development of mechanics and optical research. He also has mathematics and astronomy. Excellent achievements are an important pioneer in modern natural science. He established the law of centripetal force, proposed the principle of conservation of momentum, and improved the timer.