German physicist, (1858 - 1947), the founder of the quantum theory and thus one of the most important physicists of the twentieth century.
Wikipedia article on this German physicist, the founder of the quantum theory.
Information on an exhibition held in Berlin, Germany in 1997, biographical details, life, work and personality. German and English.
Max Planck Society
Provides information on the society, the Institutes, research, documentation and multimedia. German and English.
The Nobel Prize in Physics, 1918
Awarded to Max Karl Ernst Ludwig Planck in recognition of the services he rendered to the advancement of Physics by his discovery of energy quanta. Includes a short biography and a transcript of the award speech.
Nobel Prize Organization: Max Planck
Personal life, works, and achivements of the man who was the father of quantum physics.
On the Law of Distribution of Energy in the Normal Spectrum
Article by Max Planck, published in Annalen der Physik in 1901. [PDF]
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