Max Born

Max Born

Wrocław, Dolnośląskie, Poland
Death 5 Jan 1970 (aged 87)
Gottingen, Landkreis Göttingen, Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen), Germany
Burial Gottingen, Landkreis Göttingen, Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen), Germany
Plot Abt. E7, No. 28
Memorial ID 6447871 · View Source
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Physicist. In 1954 he shared the Nobel Prize in Physics for fundamental research in quantum mechanics which helped pave the way to the development of modern physics and contributed to atomic theory and solid state physics. He taught at Berlin, Frankfurt, Gottingen, Cambridge, and Edinburgh universities. He also published over 300 papers and twenty books, including "The Restless Universe" (1951), a study of the social implications of scientific development. Maternal Grandfather of singer Olivia Newton-John.

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