Erwin Schrödinger

Erwin Schrödinger

Birth
Erdberg, Mistelbach Bezirk, Lower Austria (Niederösterreich), Austria
Death 4 Jan 1961 (aged 73)
Vienna, Wien Stadt, Vienna (Wien), Austria
Burial Alpbach, Kufstein Bezirk, Tyrol (Tirol), Austria
Memorial ID 7268073 · View Source
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Scientist. He was physician and a professor of physics who made important contributions to the development of Quantum Mechanics. In 1933, he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics for his discovery of new productive forms of atomic theory. He joined the Institute for Advanced Studies Dublin, Ireland in 1939, where he continued studies of new statistics, and the relationship of these statistics to statistical thermodynamics. He also worked on problems of general relativity and cosmology and on a unified field theory. He became a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1949 and remained in Dublin until his retirement in 1955.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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