Einstein's theory of relativity consists of two theories: general relativity and special relativity they are einstein's theories on how we should interpret motion together they form one of the greatest theories in physics to have ever been postulated by a former patents officer who didn't wear socks. Albert einstein (īn´stīn), 1879-1955, american theoretical physicist, known for the formulation of the relativity in 1909 his work had already attracted attention among scientists, and he was offered an adjunct in addition to the theory of relativity, einstein is also known for his contributions to the. In 1905, albert einstein was not a famous scientist -- actually, he was quite the opposite einstein had been an unpopular student at the polytechnic there were two main parts of his theory first, einstein discovered that the speed of light is constant secondly, einstein determined that space and. Albert einstein: albert einstein, german-born physicist who developed the special and general theories of relativity and won the nobel prize for physics in 1921 for his explanation of the photoelectric effect einstein, albertan overview of albert einstein's life and career.
Albert einstein determined that the laws of physics are the same for all non-accelerating scientists supposed that the light had to be transmitted through some medium, which they called the ether this led to einstein's eventual musings on the theory of special relativity, which he broke down into the. Albert einstein, albert einstein theories, theory of relativity sign up to view the rest of the essay. Albert einstein was a physicist and a mathematician by profession, and one of the greatest thinkers of recent times, that gave us the vision albert einstein is famous for his work that contributed to the important advancements in science such as space exploration, applications of light and atomic energy. Albert einstein - albert einstein was a german scientist who came up with many discoveries and theories his most important contribution to the albert was married twice he had two sons and a daughter his father owned an electronics shop so albert learned all about science and electronics.
Albert einstein receiving his certificate of american citizenship from judge phillip forman, oct albert einstein (left) presenting the first albert einstein award for achievement in natural sciences to austrian mathematician an overview of albert einstein's life and career. Time magazine named albert einstein the person of the century for the 20th century given his achievements as a physicist, the epochal impact of his ideas and theories, and his courageous personal and political stands on important issues, it is easy to see why einstein was a top contender. Albert einstein: scientist would have been 138 - his greatest discoveries one of the greatest scientific minds ever would have turned 138 if he was still alive albert einstein's greatest discoveries from the existence of atoms to the theory of relativity play slideshow. Albert einstein (14 march 1879 - 18 april 1955) was a theoretical physicist who published the special and general theories of relativity and contributed in other areas of physics he won the nobel prize in physics for his explanation of the photoelectric effect see also albert einstein and politics.
Albert einstein is of the best -known scientists of the 20th yet he was not particularly good student at school in munich , einstein got fairly good about two years , einstein received a job as a clerk in bern shortly afterwards his special theory of relativity published - one of the greatest scientific. Albert einstein is perhaps the most famous scientist of all time both his image and brilliant work on theoretical physics live on today and he serves as an special relativity being introduced in his 1905 paper on the electrodynamics of moving bodies before einstein developed the theory of general. Albert einstein was a famous scientist who completely changed the way that people saw our world and the universe he wasn't a good student at school and only did things he was interested in, like science and mathematics at a very early age young albert started wondering about the mysteries of.
Albert einstein - his theory of relativity is complex science, there is no doubt about it what you may not have known about good ole albert, is that he albert einstein (born ~ died was a german-born theoretical physicist who developed the general theory of relativity, effecting a revolution in physics. Scientists call 1905 albert einstein's annus mirabilis — his year of miracles the first paper described his particle theory of light, which became one of the foundations of modern physics just as popular legend has it, einstein really was a patent office clerk when he conceived his radical theories. Albert einstein (/ˈaɪnstaɪn/ german: [ˈalbɛɐ̯t ˈʔaɪnʃtaɪn] ( listen) 14 march 1879 - 18 april 1955) was a german-born theoretical physicist who developed the theory of relativity.
Austria how albert einstein used his fame to denounce american racism no wonder 2005 has been designated worldwide as a celebration of all things einstein social scientist bernard h gustin has suggested that an einstein assumes godlike status because he is thought to come into contact. Albert einstein was a german-born theoretical physicist he developed the general theory of relativity, one of the two pillars of modern physics (alongside einstein's work is also known for its influence on the philosophy of science einstein is best known in popular culture for his mass-energy equivalence. Albert einstein (1879-1955) was a renowned theoretical physicist of the 20th century, best known for his theories of special relativity and general relativity he also made important contributions to statistical mechanics, especially his treatment of brownian motion.
Albert einstein is well-known for his brilliant contributions in the field of physics and in particular, famous for his theory of relativity the four major areas of science that albert einstein contributed to are light, time, energy and gravity he published four outstanding scientific papers in the year 1905. Albert einstein (1879-1955) was a german-born scientist who made many contributions to the fields of physics and mathematics this theory is made up of two theories: theory of special relativity and general relativity the theory of special relativity proved that the three laws of motion as given by. The theory of general relativity is as relevant to us today as it was when it was formulated, as a discovery about space-time reveals.
Albert einstein is possibly the most famous scientist who ever lived he was a theoretical physicist and mathematician, and a genius one of his better known achievements wasthe mass-energy equivalence equation: e = mc 2 einstein developed the theory of relativity and he won the nobel. Albert einstein (march 14, 1879 to april 18, 1955) was a german mathematician and physicist who developed the special and general theories of relativity in 1921, he won the nobel prize for physics for his explanation of the photoelectric effect in the following decade, he immigrated to the us.