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By: Stone Stanley, Graemme Withrow, and Jackson Pope Wolfgang Pauli
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Background Born-April 25, 1900 in Vienna, Austria Parents- Wolfgang Joseph Pauli (chemist) and Bertha Camilla Schutz Sister- Hertha Pauli. She was an actor and a writer Married Kathe Margarethe Deppner. Marriage only lasted a year before they got divorced. He then married Franziska Bertram Died in Zurich, Switzerland on December 15, 1958 from pancreatic cancer
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Why Wolfgang is considered a Founding Father He discovered the Pauli Exclusion Principle, which states that in an atom no two electrons can occupy the same quantum state simultaneously
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The Exclusion Principle Prior to Pauli’s work, only three quantum numbers describing the energy state of an electron were
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Unformatted text preview: recognized. ● The fourth, which, as he described it, could only have one of two values, arose from his work involving the Zeeman effect and was later identified with the physical phenomenon of electron spin. Theories stated/developed by Pauli ● The Pauli exclusion principle is the quantum mechanical principle which states that two or more identical fermions cannot occupy the same quantum state within a quantum system simultaneously. Discoveries made by Pauli ● Wolfgang’s discovery of the exclusion principle, which then won him a Nobel Prize in 1945. Sources ● ● ...
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