PLANCK, Max


PLANCK, Max
(1858-1947)
   German theoretical physicist who helped develop QUANTUM mechanics and, together with EINSTEIN, founded modern physics.

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  • Planck, Max — ▪ German physicist Introduction in full  Max Karl Ernst Ludwig Planck   born April 23, 1858, Kiel, Schleswig [Germany] died Oct. 4, 1947, Göttingen, W.Ger.  theoretical physicist who originated quantum theory, which won him the Nobel Prize for… …   Universalium

  • Planck, Max — (1858 1947)    physicist; revolutionized science with his quan tum theory. Born to a legal scholar in Kiel, he took his doctorate in 1879 at Berlin,* where Gustav Kirchhoff animated his interest in radiation. After five years at Munich he was… …   Historical dictionary of Weimar Republik

  • Planck, Max — ► (1858 1947) Físico alemán, cuyas teorías constituyen la base de la mecánica cuántica. Analizó termodinámicamente numerosos procesos irreversibles, particularmente electrodinámicos, cuya exposición detallada presentó en sus Lecciones… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Planck, Max —  (1858–1947) German physicist, awarded Nobel Prize for Physics in 1918 …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • Planck,Max Karl Ernst Ludwig — Planck (plängk), Max Karl Ernst Ludwig. 1858 1947. German physicist. He won a 1918 Nobel Prize for discoveries in connection with quantum theory. * * * …   Universalium

  • Planck, Max (Karl Ernst Ludwig) — born April 23, 1858, Kiel, Schleswig died Oct. 4, 1947, Göttingen, W.Ger. German physicist. He studied at the Universities of Munich and Kiel, then became professor of theoretical physics at the University of Berlin (1889–1928). His work on the… …   Universalium

  • Planck , Max Karl Ernst Ludwig — (1858–1947) German physicist Planck was born at Kiel in Germany, where his father was a professor of civil law at the university. He was educated at the universities of Berlin and Munich where he obtained his doctorate in 1880. He began his… …   Scientists

  • Planck, Max (Karl Ernst Ludwig) — (23 abr. 1858, Kiel, Schleswig, Alemania–4 oct. 1947, Gotinga, Alemania Occidental). Físico alemán. Estudió en las universidades de Munich y Kiel, llegando luego a ser profesor de física teórica en la Universidad de Berlín (1889–1928). Su trabajo …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Max Planck — Max Karl Ernst Ludwig Planck (* 23. April 1858 in Kiel; † 4. Oktober 1947 in Göttingen) war ein bedeutender deutscher Physiker auf dem Gebiet der Theoretischen Physik. Er gilt als Begründer der Quantenphysik. Für die Entdeckung des plancksche …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Max Karl Ernst Ludwig Planck — Max Planck Max Karl Ernst Ludwig Planck (* 23. April 1858 in Kiel; † 4. Oktober 1947 in Göttingen) war ein bedeutender deutscher Physiker und Nobelpreisträger. Er wird als Begründer der Quantenphysik betrachtet …   Deutsch Wikipedia


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