Definition of Heisenberg, Werner Karl in English:

Heisenberg, Werner Karl

Syllabification: Hei·sen·berg, Werner Karl
Pronunciation: /ˈhīzənˌbərɡ
 
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( 1901–76), German mathematical physicist and philosopher. He developed a system of quantum mechanics based on matrix algebra in which he states his well-known uncertainty principle (1927). Nobel Prize for Physics (1932).

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