Michelson, Albert Abraham

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  • MICHELSON, ALBERT ABRAHAM — (1852–1931), U.S. physicist; the first American to be awarded a Nobel Prize for science.   He was born in Strelno, Prussia, and was taken by his family to the United States at the age of two. Michelson graduated from the naval academy at… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Michelson,Albert Abraham — Mi·chel·son (mīʹkəl sən), Albert Abraham. 1852 1931. German born American physicist who with Edward Morley disproved the existence of ether, the hypothetical medium of electromagnetic waves. He won a 1907 Nobel Prize in physics. * * * …   Universalium

  • Michelson , Albert Abraham — (1852–1931) American physicist Michelson, who was born at Strelno (now Strzelno in Poland), came to America with his parents when he was two years old. He graduated from the US Naval Academy in 1873 and remained there to teach physics and… …   Scientists

  • Michelson, Albert Abraham — (1852–1931)    US physicist and Nobel laureate, 1907. Brought to the United States from East Prussia at the age of two, Michelson became an instructor in science at the US Naval Academy until 1879, and after that was a professor in physics in… …   Who’s Who in Jewish History after the period of the Old Testament

  • Michelson, Albert Abraham — ► (1852 1931) Físico estadounidense. Fue premio Nobel de Física en 1907 por su invención de instrumentos ópticos de precisión y por las investigaciones espectroscópicas y metrológicas realizadas con ellos …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Albert Abraham Michelson — (* 19. Dezember 1852 in Strelno (Provinz Posen); † 9. Mai 1931 in Pasadena (Kalifornien)), war ein amerikanischer Physiker deutscher Herkunft und wurde bekannt durch das nach ihm benannte Michelson …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Albert Abraham Michelson — en 1918 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Albert Abraham Michelson — Infobox Scientist name = Albert Abraham Michelson caption = Albert Abraham Michelson birth date = birth date|1852|12|19|mf=y birth place = Strzelno, Kingdom of Prussia death date = death date and age|1931|5|9|1852|12|19 death place = Pasadena,… …   Wikipedia

  • Albert Abraham Michelson — Nac …   Wikipedia Español

  • Albert Abraham Michelson — (Strzelno, Polonia, 19 de diciembre de 1852 Pasadena, Estados Unidos), 9 de mayo de 1931, fue un físico, conocido por sus trabajos acerca de la velocidad de la luz. Recibió el Premio Nobel de Física en 1907 …   Enciclopedia Universal

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