- Category : 1828-births
- Type : PSP
- Profile : 4/1 - Opportunistic / Investigator
- Definition : Split - Small (16)
- Incarnation Cross : JX Stillness
French engineer, who in his youth studied motors and compressed air. In 1868, he began experiments in refrigeration, which resulted ultimately in the refrigerating plant as used on ocean vessels to preserve meats and other perishable food. In 1911, Tellier was awarded the Joest prize by the French Institute and in 1912 he was made Chevalier of the Legion of Honor. He wrote "Histoire d'une invention moderne, le frigorifique" (1910). Tellier died of hunger in Paris on 20 October 1913.