Student Author:Lisel Cambron

Albert Einstein


Year Born: 1879: Albert Einstein is born to Hermann Einstein (a featherbed salesman) and his wife Pauline

Year Died: 1955: Einstein dies of heart failure on April 16.

birth place: Ulm, Germany

Where did he or she study? ETH (the Federal Polytechnic) in Zurich

Where was most of his or her career spent? Einstein becomes director of the Kaiser Wilhelm Institute in Berlin and professor of theoretical physics at the University of Berlin.

What were important books written by this mathematician?
1915: Einstein completes the General Theory of Relativity He publishes his first paper on cosmology. 1922: Is awarded the Nobel Prize in physics for 1921
What were important ideas developed by this mathematician?
Attends fifth Solvay Conference and begins developing the Foundation of quantum mechanics with Bohr.
Did this mathematician have any famous students?
None noted I found
How do we apply this mathematician's work today?
In many areas of physics and cosmic mathematics