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John Szmyd Planck Max Karl Ernst Ludwig Planck (1858 – 1947) was a German physicist who was of the first people to contribute to the invention of quantum theory. After studying physics at Munchen University, he moved to Berlin where, in 1889, Planck discovered a new fundamental constant (h), which is named Planck’s constant. It is, among other things, used to calculate the energy of a photon, which are energy atoms. His discoveries showed that in addition to the atomistic structure of matter, energy also possesses an atomistic structure, which is governed by the universal constant h. A year later, Planck discovered the Law of Heat Radiation, also known as Planck’s Law of Radiation. This law uses Planck’s constant, (h), the Boltzman constant, (k), and the speed of light to show the intensity of radiation emitted by a unit’s surface area into a fixed direction. This law became the basis of quantum theory, and Planck was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1918 for his work.
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