Category:Walther Gerlach

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Deutsch: Walther Gerlach (* 1. August 1889 in Biebrich am Rhein; † 10. August 1979 in München) war ein deutscher Physiker.
English: Walt(h)er Gerlach (1 August 1889 - 10 August 1979) was a German physicist who co-discovered spin quantization in a magnetic field, the Stern-Gerlach effect.

Walter Gerlach 
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German physicist
Date of birth 1 August 1889
Date of death 10 August 1979
Educated at
Doctoral advisor
  • Friedrich Paschen
  • physicist
  • university teacher
Member of
  • German Academy of Sciences Leopoldina
  • Bavarian Academy of Sciences and Humanities
  • Göttingen Eighteen
Field of work
  • theoretical physics
Award received
  • Bavarian Order of Merit
  • Knight Commander's Cross of the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany
  • Order of Merit for Arts and Science
  • Harnack medal
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