Louis de Broglie

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De Broglie’s calling card from the 1940s. It is inscribed by him.
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De Broglie’s calling card, signed in 1979.

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LOUIS DE BROGLIE (1892 – 1987)

French Physicist

De Broglie was one of the major scientists of the 20th Century, especially during the physics revolution of the 1910s and 20s. His most influential ideas were in quantum mechanics and the wave-particle duality of light. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1929.

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