Is relativity creating cracks in the periodic table?
Royal Society of Chemistry
The idea of electrons as waves appeared to be cemented when the Austrian Erwin Schrödinger developed his wave equation in 1926, which led to the strangely-shaped orbitals reminiscent of twisted balloons. But, in the meantime, the German Werner ... Then ...
David Nightingale: Erwin Schroedinger (1889-1961)
[p.58] For the man who is famous for the entirely theoretical Schrodinger equation, his first theoretical paper was presented to the Vienna Academy in 1912. He was then 23, and met his first love, 16 yr old Felicie Krauss, daughter of a wealthy family.
Youngest Nobel Prize Laureates
On Friday, 17-year-old Malala Yousafzai became the youngest person ever to be awarded a Nobel Prize, sharing the 2014 Peace Prize for her work on children's rights. Here's a look at the youngest people to win a Nobel prize throughout the history of the ...
Malala, Satyarthi win Nobel Peace Prize
Paul A. M. Dirac, 31, United Kingdom. Nobel Prize in Physics, 1933.Shared with Erwin Schrodinger "for the discovery of new productive forms of atomic theory." Frederick G. Banting, 32, Canada. Nobel Prize in Medicine, 1923.Shared with John James ...