Ernst Mach

Lee, M.
January 2006
Ernst Mach;2006, p1
Background information on nineteenth-century Austrian physicist and philosopher Ernst Mach is presented. The author reviews how Mach is best remembered for his contributions to the development of Einstein's theories of relativity. His ideas also contributed to the fields of physiology and psychology, and he is notorious for having stubbornly denied the existence of the atom. Information on Mach's birth and early life is reviewed.


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