Werner Heisenberg

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Most Influential Person

German theoretical physicist and nobel prize winner

Why Is Werner Heisenberg Influential?

According to Wikipedia, Werner Karl Heisenberg was a German theoretical physicist and one of the key pioneers of quantum mechanics. He published his work in 1925 in a breakthrough paper. In the subsequent series of papers with Max Born and Pascual Jordan, during the same year, his matrix formulation of quantum mechanics was substantially elaborated. He is known for the uncertainty principle, which he published in 1927. Heisenberg was awarded the 1932 Nobel Prize in Physics "for the creation of quantum mechanics".

Werner Heisenberg's Published Works

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What Are Werner Heisenberg's Academic Contributions?

Werner Heisenberg is most known for their academic work in the field of physics. They are also known for their academic work in the fields of and mathematics.

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