Max Planck

Updated on: 26.08.2014

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Planck

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Born: 23.04.1858 in Kiel, Germany
Passed away: 04.10.1947, Göttingen, Germany

About

Max Karl Ernst Ludwig Planck, FRS was a German theoretical physicist who originated quantum theory, which won him the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1918.

Education: Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Humboldt University of Berlin
Books: Where is science going?
Spouse: Marga von Hoesslin (m. 1911–1947), Marie Merck (m. 1887–1909)
Awards: Nobel Prize in Physics, Pour le Mérite, Copley Medal,  & more

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