Some interesting facts about Werner Heisenberg

  • Werner Heisenberg got the Nobel prize “For the creation of Quantum mechanics”.
  • His discovery led to the discovery of the allotropic forms of hydrogen.
  • Werner Heisenberg was born in Wurzburg, Germany.
  • Wener was interested in plasma physics and thermonuclear processes.
  • Wener Heisenberg proposed the uncertainty principle.
  • His father, Dr. August Heisenberg, grew as a Professor of Middle/Modern Greek languages at the University of Munich.
  • In 1923 he obtained his Ph.D. in physics from the University of Munich.
  • In 1920 Werner Heisenberg enrolled in the University of Munich to study physics.
  • After graduation, he became an Assistant to Max Born at the University of Gottingen.
  • He earned a Rockefeller grant and used 1924 and 1925 at the University of Copenhagen where he studied with Niels Bohr.
  • In 1926, he became a Lecturer of Theoretical Physics at the University of Copenhagen.
  • In 1927, he relocated to Leipzig where he accepted the post of Professor of Theoretical Physics at the University of Leipzig.
  • In 1941, he became a Professor of Physics at the University of Berlin and Director of the Kaiser Wilhelm Institute for Physics.
  • He was caught by American troops during World War II and transmitted to England.
  • In 1946, he returned to Gottingen and founded the Institute for Physics.
  • In 1948, Werner Heisenberg’s Institute for Physics renowned as the Max Planck Institute for Physics.
  • In 1948, he addressed at Cambridge.
  • In 1950, and again in 1954, he taught at numerous universities in the United States.
  • He was the Director of the Max Planck Institute while it was relocated to Munich.
  • However, Heisenberg was the Director when he endured the post of Professor of Physics at the University of Munich.
  • By 1957, Heisenberg started to take interest in plasma physics and thermonuclear processes.
  • He served as Chairman of the Scientific Policy Committee of the International Institute of Atomic Physics in Geneva.
  • He earned many awards for his work in extension to the Nobel Prize.
  • He was a Member of the Royal Society of London and a part of the American Academy of Sciences.

Play more Thermodynamics Quiz JEE/NEET

For More Updates Subscribe to our YouTube channel Physics Only

Participate in the biggest Physics quiz competition of 2020

Learn Physics with Fun and Practical approach Via MIT professor Walter Lewin (MIT opencourseware)

For more Fun in Physics keep visiting Physicsonly.com

reffernce

Spread the love

Bhautik Kapadiya

Bhautik kapadiya is Scientific Blogger, Scientific Influencer, Web developer, Aspiring Engineer, and Scientific Vlogger. He is Founder of Physicsonly.com. He is Creator of Community of 300k+ Scientific Minds across the Social Media Platforms.