Justus Muhlenpfordt

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Birthday
22, 1911
Birthplace
Germany
Death Date
Oct 2, 2000 (89)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
22, 1911
Birthplace
Germany
Death Date
Oct 2, 2000 (89)

About

German nuclear scientist who became a Corresponding Member of the Akademie der Wissenschaften in 1969. He worked for both the German nuclear energy project and the Soviet atomic bomb project.

Before Fame

He earned a doctorate from Technische Hochschule Carolo-Wilhelmina zu Braunschweig in 1936.

Trivia

He had an x-ray tube with a cross-shaped anode named after him.

Family Life

His father was an architect, his mother was a painter and his maternal grandfather was the founder of Drägerwerk AG, Henry Drager.

Associated With

Another German scientist like him was Albert Einstein.