He was noted for his contributions to physics such as the Mach number and the study of shock waves.
As a philosopher of science, he was a major influence on logical positivism, American pragmatism, and through his criticism of Newton, a forerunner of Einstein's relativity.
Up to the age of 14, Mach received his education at home from his parents.
was an Indian physicist whose ground breaking work in the field of light scattering earned him the 1930 Nobel Prize for Physics
Was a German physicist who won the 1914 Nobel Prize in physics for his discovery of X-ray crystallography which helps in determining the arrangement of atoms in some substances.
An American historian and philosopher of science.
was an American biologist and University Professor in the Department of Geosciences at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.
An Austrian physicist who worked on nuclear physics.
Was a Hungarian-born American nuclear physicist who was instrumental in the production of the first atomic bomb as well as the world’s first thermonuclear weapon, Hydrogen bomb.
Alfred Blalock was a 20th-century American surgeon most noted for his research on the medical condition of shock and for the development of the Blalock-Taussig Shunt, a surgical procedure to relieve the cyanosis from Tetralogy of Fallot—known commonly as
Was a German-born American theoretical physicist who is credited as one fo the founders of quantum physics.
Was a German theoretical physicist and amongst the key creators of quantum mechanics.