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de Broglie, Louis-Victor

Line breaks: Louis-Victor de Brog¦lie
Pronunciation: /də ˈbrəʊɡli
 
, də bʀɔj/

Definition of de Broglie, Louis-Victor in English:

Prince ( 1892–1987), French physicist. He was the first to suggest that subatomic particles can also have the properties of waves, and his name is now applied to such a wave. He further developed the study of wave mechanics, which was fundamental to the subsequent development of quantum mechanics. Nobel Prize for Physics (1929).

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