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Deutsch: Erwin Rudolf Josef Alexander Schrödinger (* 12. August 1887 in Wien-Erdberg; † 4. Januar 1961 ebenda) war ein österreichischer Physiker und Wissenschaftstheoretiker. Er gilt als einer der Väter der Quantenphysik und erhielt dafür 1933 den Nobelpreis für Physik.
English: Erwin Rudolf Josef Alexander Schrödinger (IPA: [ˈɛrviːn ˈʃrøːdɪŋɐ]; 12 August 1887 – 4 January 1961) was an Austrian theoretical physicist who achieved fame for his contributions to quantum mechanics, especially the Schrödinger equation, for which he received the Nobel Prize in 1933. In 1935, after extensive correspondence with personal friend Albert Einstein, he proposed the Schrödinger's cat, thought experiment.

Erwin Schrödinger 
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Austrian physicist
Date of birth 12 August 1887
Vienna (Austria-Hungary)
Erwin Rudolf Josef Alexander Schrödinger
Date of death 4 January 1961
Vienna (Austria)
Manner of death
  • natural causes
Cause of death
  • tuberculosis
Place of burial
  • Alpbach
Country of citizenship
Educated at
Doctoral advisor
  • physicist
  • theoretical physicist
  • academic
  • professor
  • non-fiction writer
  • mathematician
  • biologist
Member of
  • Royal Society
  • German Academy of Sciences at Berlin
  • Bavarian Academy of Sciences and Humanities
  • Academy of Sciences of the USSR
  • Pontifical Academy of Sciences
  • Austrian Academy of Sciences
  • American Academy of Arts and Sciences
  • Russian Academy of Sciences
  • Prussian Academy of Sciences
  • Accademia Nazionale delle Scienze detta dei XL
Field of work
  • theoretical physics
Notable work
Award received
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