Heisenberg's actions and motivations have been the subject of controversy ever since he died in 1976 reference/further reading: david cassidy, uncertainty: the life and science of werner heisenberg (new york: wh freeman, 1992. Find breaking news, commentary, and archival information about werner heisenberg from the tribunedigital-sunsentinel into the world of quantum physics, centering on the real-life 1941 meeting. Life and career early years werner karl heisenberg was born in würzburg, germany, to kaspar ernst august heisenberg (), a secondary school teacher of classical languages who became germany's only ordentlicher professor (ordinarius professor) of medieval and modern greek studies in the university system, and his wife, annie wecklein. Denis arndt and mary-louise parker on the stark set of heisenberg at the mark taper forum (ricardo dearatanha / los angeles times.
Werner karl heisenberg march 23 h 6 hyperlink \l _toc7 references pageref _toc7 \h 7 a brief history of the life and times of werner heisenberg. Unless you stake your life, life will not be won werner heisenberg — 1969 der teil und das ganze, translated by a j pomerans as physics and beyond (1971) tags: you, stake, life, won. Werner heisenberg and his times, see d cassidy, uncertainty: the life and science of werner heisenberg (new york: wh freeman, 1992), and the world-wide web site.
Werner karl heisenberg german physicist werner karl heisenberg (1901-1976) was a pioneer in the formalization of atomic theory he won the 1932 nobel prize in physics for his discovery of the uncertainty principle, which states that it is impossible to specify the precise position and momentum of a particle at the same time heisenberg also developed the theory of matrix mechanics. Uncertainty: einstein, heisenberg, bohr, and the struggle for the soul of science by david lindley doubleday, 2007 lindley, an astrophysicist-turned-writer, charts the course of werner. Thus in the section on quantum mechanics, readers can see how the work of max planck influenced niels bohr, and how bohr in turn influenced werner heisenbergour understanding of the physical world has increased dramatically in the last four centuries.
The life and times of werner heisenberg his early life development of quantum theory with niels bohr involvement with the national socialists. The life and times of werner heisenberg his early life, his family, the development of quantum theory with niels bohr and his uncertainty theory involvement with the national socialists and his involvement in the german atom bomb project. Download citation on researchgate | on dec 1, 2010, harry lustig and others published the life and times of werner heisenberg .
English version in werner heisenberg and that good physics has at times been spoiled by poor philosophy uncertainty: the life and science of werner. Werner heisenberg: werner heisenberg, german physicist and philosopher who discovered (1925) a way to formulate quantum mechanics in terms of matrices for that discovery, he was awarded the 1932 nobel prize for physics. Werner heisenberg was born on 5th december, 1901, at würzburg he was the son of dr august heisenberg and his wife annie wecklein his father later became professor of the middle and modern greek languages in the university of munich it was probably due to his influence that heisenberg remarked.
See d c cassidy, uncertainty: the life and science of werner heisenberg (1993) r p brennan, heisenberg probably slept here: the lives, times and ideas of the great physicists of the 20th century (1996. Early life and education: born in würzburg, germany on 5 december in 1901, werner heisenberg's father was a prominent secondary school teacher. Werner heisenberg 1901 - 1976 heisenberg's life became complicated there was a mass exodus of german scientists in the 1930s, but heisenberg was one of the few top-notch scientists who. Find out information about heisenberg, werner 1901-76, german physicist uncertainty: the life and science of werner heisenberg times and ideas of the.
Werner heisenberg's father was august heisenberg and his mother was anna wecklein at the time that werner was born his father was about to progress from being a school teacher of classical languages to being appointed as a privatdozent at the university of würzburg anna's father, nikolaus. A short biography describes 's life, times, and work also explains the historical and literary context that influenced werner heisenberg. Books advanced search today's deals new releases best sellers the globe & mail best sellers new york times werner heisenberg life and science of werner.