Albert einstein (1879-1955) was a german-born swiss-united states scientist, regarded as being the most famous scientist of the 20th century the most famous aspect of einstein's legacy is his special theory of relativity, a groundbreaking notion which laid the foundation for much of modern physics theory (including his famous equation e=mc². Biography of albert einstein here is a brief, selective, life sketch of albert einstein, the most celebrated scientist ever he has contributed immensely to the mankind with his work. Albert einstein is often cited as one of the most influential scientists of the 20 th century his work helps astronomers study everything from gravitational waves to mercury's orbit. Albert einstein's name has become synonymous with genius but his contributions to science might have been cut short had he stayed in germany, where he was born on march 14, 1879 it was 1933 and a.
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Einstein's discussions with marcel about elliptic geometry provided one of the sparks that led to einstein's development of the general theory of relativity einstein with his first wife, mileva marić, and their son hans albert, in 1904. Albert einstein was a german-born theoretical physicist he developed the theory of relativity, one of the two pillars of modern physics einstein's work is also known for its influence on the. In fact, neffe's work was published in 2005 in germany, thus embracing the centennial year of einstein's major discovery, the theory of relativity his book was on the german best-seller list for.
Albert einstein was born on march 14, 1879, in ulm, germany, but he grew up and obtained his early education in munich, germany he was a poor student, and some of his teachers thought he might be retarded (mentally handicapped) he was unable to speak fluently (with ease and grace) at age nine. The german-born american physicist albert einstein (1879-1955) revolutionized the science of physics he is best known for his theory of relativity in the history of the exact sciences, only a handful of men—men like nicolaus copernicus and isaac newton—share the honor that was albert einstein. Albert einstein (march 14, 1879 - april 18, 1955) was a theoretical physicist who is widely regarded as the greatest scientist of the 20th century he proposed the theory of relativity and also made major contributions to the development of quantum mechanics, statistical mechanics, and cosmology. Albert einstein biography - the most popular scientist: albert einstein was a german-born theoretical physicist who developed the theory of relativity, one of the two pillars of modern physics. Albert einstein, a man whose name is practically synonymous with genius, is one of history's greatest thinkers as a physicist and mathematician, einstein wasn't an inventor in the vein of thomas edison or alexander graham bell, but his theories of relativity led to new ways of looking at time, space, matter, energy and gravity.
Albert einstein in 1916, about halfway through the first world war, einstein published his famous general theory of relativity in this new theory, one of the main predictions was concerned with the deflection of light in a gravitational field. English saint albert the great gravity ca 1903 2-4-2014 visit biography com and learn about the tribulations of marriage to a scientific genius through the life of mileva einstein-maric religion a biography and the works of albert einstein a german scientist vs science. The famous physicist, albert einstein, was a german his date of birth is 14 march 1879, and records indicate that his birthplace is ulm in germany however, 6 weeks after his birth, the einstein family relocated to munich where albert began his initial schooling. St albertus magnus, english saint albert the great, german sankt albert der grosse, byname albert of cologne or albert of lauingen, (born c 1200, lauingen an der donau, swabia [germany]—died november 15, 1280, cologne canonized december 16, 1931 feast day november 15), dominican bishop and philosopher best known as a teacher of st thomas aquinas and as a proponent of aristotelianism at.
A toy compass given to einstein by his father inspired the future scientist the five-year-old wondered what made the needle always point north a creative mind and a love for mathematics and physics inspired the german-born einstein to become a scientist. Albert einstein was a german scientist who came up with many discoveries and theories his most important contribution to the world of science is the theory of relativity the formula he developed explains how energy (e) is related to mass (m) this theory changed the world of science albert. Biographies of famous scientists throughout the ages this list of scientists includes aristotle, leonardo da vinci, galileo to modern-day scientists, such as einstein, tesla and james watson hippocrates (460 - 377 bc) - hippocrates was a great doctor of ancient greece. Mark f lamoure, boise, id einstein, is a book by walter isaacson who discusses einstein's life in detail it is very well written for the lay person and reveals many interesting sides of einstein's life and works.
Albert einstein: a biography, by albrecht folsing, is a comprehensive and very readable biography of the 20th century's greatest scientist a reader's lack of a college-level scientific background will not diminish the appeal and understanding of this book. Fölsing's albert einstein, a biography, 19975 this is an abridged translation of albrecht fölsing, albert einstein, eine biographie , 1993 6 however, fölsing based himself on non-documentary biographies too, such as max. Albert einstein was a scientist in the early 1900s he came up with some of the most important discoveries and theories in all of science some people consider him to be one of the smartest people of the 20th century. Albert einstein (1879-1955) is well known as the most prominent physicist of the twentieth century less well known, though of comparable importance, are his contributions to twentieth-century philosophy of science.
The german-born physicist albert einstein developed the first of his groundbreaking theories while working as a clerk in the swiss patent office in bern after making his name with four scientific. Albert einstein was a german scientist who developed the 'general theory of relativity' and was a 'theoretical physicist' albert einstein is also known for his influence of philosophy in science. (folsing) provides a nuanced, nonjudgmental personal portrait resting firmly on prodigious archival work albert einstein allows us to see deeply into (his) inner world -- alan lightman, the new york review of booksthe name of albert einstein has become synonymous with supreme wisdom and.