#124 Overall Influence

Paul Dirac

English theoretical physicist

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Paul Adrien Maurice Dirac was an English theoretical physicist who is regarded as one of the most significant physicists of the 20th century.Dirac made fundamental contributions to the early development of both quantum mechanics and quantum electrodynamics. Among other discoveries, he formulated the Dirac equation which describes the behaviour of fermions and predicted the existence of antimatter. Dirac shared the 1933 Nobel Prize in Physics with Erwin Schrödinger "for the discovery of new productive forms of atomic theory". He also made significant contributions to the reconciliation of general relativity with quantum mechanics.

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University of Miami

Private university in Coral Gables, Florida, United States

Florida State University

University in Tallahassee, Florida, United States

University of Bristol

Research university located in Bristol, United Kingdom

University of Cambridge

Collegiate public research university in Cambridge, England, United Kingdom

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#7 World Rank
Physics
#25 World Rank
Mathematics
#172 World Rank
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#5590 World Rank
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