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Joseph Plateau: Belgian physicist
Joseph Antoine Ferdinand Plateau was a Belgian physicist. He was one of the first persons to demonstrate the illusion of a moving image. To do this he used counter rotating disks with repeating drawn images in small increments of motion on one and regularly spaced slits in the other. He called this device of 1832 the phenakistiscope.

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Google marks 218th birth anniversary of Belgian physicist Joseph Plateau with doodle

Google on Monday celebrated the 218th birth anniversary of Belgian physicist Joseph Antoine Ferdinand Plateau. Plateau was the brain behind a device called phénakistiscope — which led to the birth..
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