Carnot

Lives

Lazare Nicolas Marguerite Carnot

05/13/1753 - 08/02/1823

Sophie Marie Jacqueline Dupont

8/22/1764 - 2/3/1813

Sadi Nicolas Leonard Carnot

06/01/1796 - 08/24/1832

Lazare Hippolyte Carnot

04/06/1801 - 03/16/1888

Father's Life

Graduated School of Engineering

1773

Published "Essai sur les machines en general"

1783

Becomes member of Dijon Academy

1787

Elected: Legislative Assembly

1791

Marries Sophie Dupont

05/1791

Elected: National Convention

1792

Elected: Committee of General Defense and Committee of Public Safety

1793

Directs set up of 'Ecole Polytechnique'

1794

Fled to Switzerland

1797

Published: 'Reflexions sur la metaphysique du calcul infinitesimal'

1797

Returns: Appointed Minister of War

1800

Published "De Correlation des figures de geometrie"

1801

Published "Geometrie de position"

1803

Published: De la defense des places fortes

1809

Returns: Appointed Minister of War

1815

Fled to Magdenburg

10/1815

Intrests turn to steam engine

1818

Sadi's Life

Lazare returns to teach sons

1807

Goes to Ecole Polytechnique

1812

Enters École du Génie

1814

Joins General Staff Corps

1819

Sadi visits his Father Magdeburg

1821

Hippolyte returns and begins to help

1823

Published "Reflexions sur la puissance..."

1824

Recalled to Active Duty

1827

Retires

1828

Contracts Scarlet Fever

06/1832