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Gustav Kirchhoff Gustav Robert Kirchhoff Gustav Kirchhoff Born 12 March 1824 Königsberg , East Prussia Died 17 October 1887 (aged 63) Berlin , Germany Residence Germany Nationality German Fields Physicist Institutions University of Berlin University of Breslau University of Heidelberg Alma mater University of Königsberg Doctoral advisor Franz Ernst Neumann Doctoral students Max Noether Ernst Schröder Known for Kirchhoff's circuit laws Kirchhoff's law of thermal radiation Kirchhoff's laws of spectroscopy Notable awards Rumford medal Gustav Robert Kirchhoff (12 March 1824 – 17 October 1887) was a German physicist who contributed to the fundamental understanding of electrical circuits , spectroscopy , and the emission of black-body radiation by heated objects. He coined the term "black body" radiation in 1862, and two sets of independent concepts in both circuit theory and thermal emission are named " Kirchhoff's laws " after him. The Bunsen-Kirchhoff Award for spectroscopy is named after him and his colleague,
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