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1 

Albert Einstein
18791955 Almanya Fizik

explained Brownian motion and photoelectric effect; contributed to theory of atomic spectra; formulated theories of special and general relativity

2 

James Clerk Maxwell
18311879 Birleşik Krallık Fizik

propounded the theory of electromagnetism; developed the kinetic theory of gases

3 

Peter Higgs
1929 Birleşik Krallık Fizik

proposed with others the Higgs mechanism by which particles are endowed with mass by interacting with the Higgs field, which is carried by Higgs bosons

4 

Niels Bohr
18851962 Danimarka Fizik

contributed to quantum theory and to theory of nuclear reactions and nuclear fission

5 

Max Planck
18581947 Almanya Fizik

formulated the quantum theory; explained wavelength distribution of blackbody radiation





6 

Nikola Tesla
18571943 Sırbistan Fizik

created alternating current

7 

Wilhelm Rontgen
18451923 Almanya Fizik

discovered and studied x rays

8 

Erwin Schrodinger
18871961 Avusturya Fizik

contributed to creation of quantum mechanics; formulated the Schrödinger wave equation

9 

Werner Heisenberg
19011976 Almanya Fizik

contributed to creation of quantum mechanics; introduced the ``uncertainty principle'' and the concept of exchange forces

10 

Paul Adrien Maurice Dirac
19021984 Birleşik Krallık Fizik

discovery of new productive forms of atomic theory
