Albert Einstein

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Albert Einstein

  1. 1. ALBERT <br /> EINSTEIN<br /> (1879 -1955)<br />Presented by : VinitVyas<br />
  2. 2. BIRTH -<br />HOUSE OF EINSTEIN IN ULM<br />March 14th 1879 <br /> Ulm, Wutternburg , Germany<br />Was born to Hermann<br /> and Pauline Einstein<br />As a child Einstein was<br />slow to learn and speak<br />Einstein suffered from<br />dyslexia<br />
  3. 3. Continued-<br />BIRTH -<br /> Einstein at 5 yrs <br />Einstein at 14 yrs<br />Einstein at 20 yrs<br />
  4. 4. Continued-<br />BIRTH -<br /> WAS GIFTED A COMPASS<br /> BY HIS FATHER<br /> WAS CURIOUS AS TO WHY THE<br /> NEEDLE ALWAYS POINTED NORTH<br /> HENCE FORTH STARTED <br /> OBSERVING ALMOST EVERYTHING <br /> IN HIS SURROUNDINGS.<br />
  5. 5. Continued-<br />BIRTH -<br /> Einstein at 5 yrs <br />Einstein at 14 yrs<br />Einstein at 21 yrs<br />
  6. 6. ALMA MATER<br />LUIDPOLD GYMNASIUM<br /> Einstein began schooling atLuitpold Gymnasium at the age of 10<br /> Excelled only in<br />mathematics and<br />latin<br />Einstein’s school photo <br /> Favorite subjects<br /> were philosophy<br /> and geometry<br />EINSTEIN<br />
  7. 7. Continued-<br />BIRTH -<br /> Einstein at 5 yrs <br />Einstein at 14 yrs<br />Einstein at 20 yrs<br />
  8. 8. ALMA MATER<br />Continued-<br /> ETH ZURIC UNIVERSITY<br /> He graduated <br /> from ETH ZURICH<br />UNIVERSITY IN <br /> SWITZERLAND IN<br /> 1900.<br /> AFTER WHICH HE<br /> RELINQUISHED HIS<br /> GERMAN CITIZENSHIP<br /> AND BECAME A SWISS<br />CITIZEN<br />
  9. 9. Career –<br />Einstein in BERN PATENT OFFICE IN 1921<br /> accepted a position as <br /> technical assistant in <br /> the Swiss Patent Office. <br /> In 1905 he obtained his<br /> doctor's degree.<br /> retired from his post <br /> of Professor AT Theoretical<br /> Physics at Princeton in 1945<br />
  10. 10. AFTER WORLD WAR II -<br /> BECAME A LEADING FIGURE IN <br /> WORLD GOVERNMENT MOVEMENT<br /> DECLINED THE OFFER OF<br /> PRESIDENCY OF ISRAEL<br /> EVEN AFTER retirement continued<br /> to work towards the unification<br /> of the basic concepts of physics<br />
  11. 11. ACHIEVEMENTS -<br /> received honorary doctorate <br /> degrees in science, medicine <br />anDphilosophY from many<br /> European & American universities<br /> was awarded Fellowships or <br /> Memberships of all the <br /> leading scientific academies<br /> throughout the world<br /> WON THE NOBEL PRIZE IN PHYSICS <br /> in 1921 FOR THEORY OF RELATIVITY<br />
  12. 12. LEISURE -<br /> LOVED MUSIC AND NEVER<br /> GAVE UP HIS VIOLIN<br /> LOVED TRAVELLING AND<br /> TRAVELLED ACROSS FOUR<br /> CONTINENTS<br /> LOVED NATURE AND WALKED<br /> AROUND THE TOWN <br />
  13. 13. NEWTONS THEORY -<br />
  14. 14. EINSTEIN’S ARGUMENT -<br />
  15. 15. EINSTEIN’S SOLUTION -<br />
  16. 16. THEORY OF RELATIVITY -<br />
  17. 17. (EINSTEIN’S SIGNATURE)<br />

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