This is a section from the photo taken during the 1927 Solvay Conference. You may click here for the full view of this photo together the list of the name of each individual. You have seen the the original b/w photo in the public domain. The color was added by Redbubble,Inc. of California. This color-added version is available also from the Emilio Segre Visual Archives of the American Institute of Physics.

You can see Einstein (front row) and Schrödinger (3rd row). You can also see Dirac (2nd row) between Einstein and Schrödinger.

The purpose of this webpage is to provide a caption to this photo.



Schrödinger and Einstein





I was fortunate enough to have an audience with Dirac in 1962.
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According to Heisenberg, Schrödinger completed his wave mechanics in 1926. These days, his name is associated with Schrödinger's cat and the entanglement. Here is an Wikipedia article on this subject.


Y. S. Kim (September 2013)


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