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Heisenberg, Werner Karl

Pronunciation: /ˈhīzənˌbərɡ/
(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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Syllabification: Hei·sen·berg, Werner Karl

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