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Max Planck (1858–1947)

Author of Treatise on Thermodynamics

Includes the names: Planck Max, Max Planck, Max K. Planck, Max Karl Ernst Ludwig Planck

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Max Planck, regarded as the founder of quantum theory, for which he won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1918, was memorialized in 1948 by the creation of The Max Planck Society in Germany. It has become the country's most successful research organization.
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