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Erwin Schrödinger

Erwin Schrödinger (August 12, 1887 - January 4, 1961) was an Austrian physicist famous for his contributions to quantum mechanics, especially the Schrödinger equation, for which he won the Nobel Prize in 1933. He proposed the Schrödinger's cat thought experiment, and he had a life-long interest in Vedanta.

Via Italy/Switzerland to Oxford - University of Ghent. At Institute for Advanced Studies in Dublin, Director of the School for Theoretical Physics. About 50 further publications on various topics. Attempts towards a unified field theory. In Dublin until retirement At an important lecture during the World Power Conference he refuses to speak on nuclear energy because of his scepticism about it (he gave a philosophical lecture instead).

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