What is Max Planck?

  • (noun): German physicist whose explanation of blackbody radiation in the context of quantized energy emissions initiated quantum theory (1858-1947).
    Synonyms: Planck, Max Karl Ernst Ludwig Planck

Max Planck

Max Karl Ernst Ludwig Planck, ForMemRS (April 23, 1858 – October 4, 1947) was a theoretical physicist who originated quantum theory, which won him the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1918.

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Albrecht Von Müller
... Furthermore, he serves on the board of trustees of the Max Planck Institute for Neurobiology as well as the Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry ... subsequently as a program director at the Max Planck Society from 1982 until 1989, and was the director of the European Center for International Security EUCIS (a small non-governmental organization ...
Max Planck Institute For Dynamics And Self-Organization - History - After World War II
... When on February 1948 the Max Planck Society was founded in Göttingen, the institute became part of this new organisation and was renamed Max Planck Institute for ... In 1953 the Aerodynamical Experimental Station was reopened as part of the Max Planck Society ...
Max Planck Encyclopedia Of Public International Law
... The Max Planck Encyclopedia of Public International Law (MPEPIL) is an online encyclopedia dealing with international law ... of Professor Rüdiger Wolfrum, Director of the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law ...
Leopold Koppel - Career
... War II, the organization was renamed the Max-Planck-Gesellschaft, in honor of Max Planck ... was renamed the Fritz-Haber-Institut der Max-Planck-Gesellschaft ...

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