Erwin Rudolf Josef Alexander Schrödinger

1887 - 1961

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Schrödinger made important contributions to the development of Quantum Mechanics and received a Nobel prize in 1933
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List of References (19 books/articles)

Some Quotations (5)

A Poster of Erwin Schrödinger

Mathematicians born in the same country

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Additional Material in MacTutor

  1. Walter Ledermann's memoir
  2. Schrödinger's grave at Alpbach in Austria
  3. Schrödinger: Statistical Thermodynamics
  4. Obituary: The Times

Honours awarded to Erwin Schrödinger
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Nobel Prize1933
Fellow of the Royal Society1949
Lunar featuresCrater Schrodinger
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Other Web sites
  1. Encyclopaedia Britannica
  2. NNDB
  1. Nobel prizes site (A biography of Schrödinger and his Nobel prize presentation speech)
  2. Mathematical Genealogy Project

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