Oersted was appointed professor of physics at the University of Copenhagen, and in July 1820 he made his greatest discovery: Electromagnetism.
Feynman was later awarded the Oersted Medal (Danish: Orsted Medaljen) of which he, fully rightly, was very proud.
Oersted and another famous professor at the University of Copenhagen: The philologist and politician Johan Nicolai Madvig (1804-1886).
Oersted did, Madvig wanted to modernize the Danish educational system, especially the teaching and the syllabuses of the high schools and the university had to be changed considerably (Krarup 1955, Petersen 1993, Christensen  and  2009).
As expected, sales in the core business, magnetic stripes, signature panels and tipping foils for credit cards, experienced a solid increase for the quarter -- a result of the previously announced roll out of the higher oersted
The Company began to see a slowness in magnetic stripe sales in the fourth quarter of 1998, which, as anticipated, continued into the first quarter of 1999, as transaction card customers liquidated existing inventory in anticipation of an industry-wide transition to a higher oersted
product by mid-1999.
This decline was due to transaction card customers liquidating existing inventory before making an industry-wide transition to a higher oersted product by mid-1999.
In security products, we anticipate continued growth as we further integrate Northern Bank Note into the Company, and in our transaction card markets as we will be a leading provider of the higher oersted magnetic stripe product.
Media operating performance was aided by rapid product transitions to high performance 1600 Oersted