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About Werner Heisenberg
Werner Heisenberg was a German theoretical physicist best known as one of the major pioneers of quantum mechanics. He was the recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1932 for the creation of the quantum mechanics. He is also known for his instrumental contribution to West German's first nuclear reactor.
He was married to Elisabeth Schumacher from 1937 to 1976.
During his lifetime, he received several honors such as honorary doctorates, the Knight of the Order of Merit (Civil Class), the Matteucci Medal in 1929 and the Max Planck Medal in 1933. In 1955, he was elected a Foreign Member of the Royal Society (ForMemRS).
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Famous quotes by Werner Heisenberg
Natural science, does not simply describe and explain nature it is part of the interplay between nature and ourselves.Werner Heisenberg
The violent reaction on the recent development of modern physics can only be understood when one realises that here the foundations of physics have started moving and that this motion has caused the feeling that the ground would be cut from science.Werner Heisenberg
What we observe is not nature itself, but nature exposed to our method of questioning.Werner Heisenberg
Werner Heisenberg's Popularity
Werner Heisenberg was a famous German physicist, who was born on December 5, 1901. As a person born on this date, Werner Heisenberg is listed in our database as the 8th most popular celebrity for the day (December 5) and the 6th most popular for the year (1901).
People born on December 5 fall under the Zodiac sign of Sagittarius, the Archer. Werner Heisenberg is the 261st most popular Sagittarius.
Aside from information specific to Werner Heisenberg's birthday, Werner Heisenberg is the 25th most famous German and ranks 1st in famous people born in Würzburg, Germany.
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