James Watt, born January 19, 1736, developed a steam engine that provided a huge impetus to the industrial revolution which occurred in the later 18th and early 19th centuries. His business partner Matthew Boulton stated in 1776: 'I sell here, Sir, what all the world desires to have - Power'. Watt has been cited as one of the most influential people in human history. Watt's name and significance is recognised by the International System of Units which titles its unit of power the 'watt'.
Steam Engine, invented by James Watt in 1775. The steam engine was one of the first inventions in the Industrial Revolution it's impact was that it replaced other types of power in the industrial field and it was slowly used in more than just the mines.
James Watt-difference between power (watts) and energy (kilowatt-hours).
James Watt (January 19, 1736 — August 25, 1819) FRS, FRSE was a Scottish inventor and mechanical engineer whose improvements to the Newcomen steam engine were fundamental to the changes brought by the Industrial Revolution in both his native Great Britain and the rest of the world.
Oliver James Watt - Saatchi Art: Abstract art: Title: Surreal
JAMES WATT (Inventor Of The Steam Engine)
France, 1825-1830, simplex, 25 cm "Soho" scales, boxwood. By1790 James Boulton and James Watt modified Coggeshall slide rules to improve their accuracy and usefulness. By 1799 their Soho slide rule helped to usher in the Industrial Revolution. It facilitated the design and manufacture of their seminal machine, the steam engine.
Benjamin Cheverton, Bust of James Watt, engineer (1736-1819) (detail), 1842
İskoçyalı mucit ve makine mühendisi-19 OCAK 1736 - James Watt, buhar makinesini bularak sanayi devrimi'nin başlamasında büyük rol oynayan İskoçya'lı mucit (ö. 1819)