List of things named after Nikola Tesla

This article is a list of things named after the engineer and inventor Nikola Tesla.

Nikola Tesla (1856–1943)

Science and engineeringEdit

Astronomical bodiesEdit

OtherEdit

AwardsEdit

Biographical worksEdit

Enterprises and organizationsEdit

  • Tesla Memorial Society (founded 1979), originally Lackawanna, New York, currently Ridgwood, Queens, New York
  • International Tesla Society (founded 1984), Colorado Springs
  • Udruženje za razvoj nauke Nikola Tesla, Novi Sad, Serbia[8]
  • Zavičajno udruženje Krajišnika Nikola Tesla, Plandište, Serbia[9]
  • Tesla Bank, Zagreb, Croatia[10]

Holidays and eventsEdit

  • National Day of Science in Serbia, July 10
  • Nikola Tesla Day in Croatia, 10 July[11]
  • Day of Nikola Tesla, Association of Teachers in Vojvodina, 4–10 July.[12]
  • Day of Nikola Tesla, Niagara Falls, 10 July.[13]
  • Nikola Tesla annual electric vehicle rally in Croatia[14]

MusicEdit

See: Nikola Tesla in popular culture

PlacesEdit

  • Nikola Tesla Memorial Center in Smiljan
  • Belgrade Nikola Tesla Airport[15]
  • Nikola Tesla Museum Archive in Belgrade[16][17]
  • TPP Nikola Tesla, the largest power plant in Serbia
  • 128 streets in Croatia had been named after Nikola Tesla as of November 2008, making him the eighth most common street name origin in the country.[18]
  • Tesla Terrace, Madison, Wisconsin USA, the block running from North Rosa Road to North Kenosha Drive on the west side of Madison was long misspelled Telsa Terrace due to a sign-painting error in the 1940s or 1950s. The street's name was corrected to Tesla Terrace in 1987, after a class of Michigan third-graders mounted a letter-writing campaign in support of the change. [19][20]

SchoolsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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  7. ^ Seifer 2001, p. 464
  8. ^ "nikolatesla.io.ua". nikolatesla.io.ua. Retrieved 15 January 2017.
  9. ^ "Zavičajno udruženje Krajišnika Nikola Tesla - Plandište :: Naslovna strana". www.zuknikolatesla.org. Retrieved 15 January 2017.
  10. ^ Future home of tesla-banka.hr
  11. ^ "National Day of Nikola Tesla - Day of Science, Technology and Innovation, July 10". DZIV. State Intellectual Property Office of the Republic of Croatia. Retrieved 13 July 2015.
  12. ^ "Dan Nikole Tesle" (in Serbian). Vojvodina Online. Archived from the original on March 15, 2015.
  13. ^ Radulovic, Bojan. "Srpska škola". www.srpskaskola.ca. Retrieved 15 January 2017.
  14. ^ "Nikola Tesla EV Rally – Croatia 2015 – Electric Rally – Mixture of Excellence and Technology". www.nikolateslaevrally.com.hr. Kilovat Media. Retrieved 28 April 2015.
  15. ^ "Belgrade Nikola Tesla Airport". airport-desk.com. Retrieved 29 November 2010.
  16. ^ "Memory of the World | United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization". UNESCO. Retrieved 10 September 2012.
  17. ^ "Tesla Memorial Society of New York Homepage". Teslasociety.com. Retrieved 2016-11-02.
  18. ^ Letica, Slaven (29 November 2008). Bach, Nenad (ed.). "If Streets Could Talk. Kad bi ulice imale dar govora". Croatian World Network. ISSN 1847-3911. Retrieved 31 December 2014.[better source needed]
  19. ^ "Madison's neighborhood secrets: West; Isthmus Publishing". Red Card Media. 9 May 2010. Retrieved 2020-01-14.
  20. ^ "The Origins of Some Madison, Wisconsin, Street Names". historicmadison.org. Retrieved 2020-01-14.
  21. ^ "STEM High School formally named after Nikola Tesla | Redmond Reporter". Redmond Reporter. 21 March 2014. Retrieved 6 January 2017.