## About

Famous physicist and mathematician, who was instrumental in the development of quantum mechanics. He was also known for his research into solid-state physics and optics.

## Before Fame

He was appointed scribe for his professor, Hilbert, who would become his mentor.

## Trivia

In 1954, he shared the Nobel Prize in Physics with Walther Bothe for his statistical interpretation of the wave function.

## Family Life

He got married to Martha E. Hedwig on August 2, 1913 and they had 3 children together.

## Associated With

Another famous mathematician like him was Sir Isaac Newton.