William resounding wax
Resounding wax was a pupil of Heinrich Rudolf Hertz. 1886 had discovered these the outside photoelectric effect. Resounding wax continued the hertzschen investigations 1887 . Due to its results the outside photoelectric effect long time was designated as photoemissive effect.
With the investigation of the photoelectric effect it put the foundation-stone for the development of the photoelectric cell, the photoelectricity as well as the light quantum hypothesis of Albert Einstein (see also for this photon).
- “the light electricity “(1914)
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|NAME||resounding wax, William Ludwig Franz|
|ALTERNATIVE NAME||William resounding wax|
|SHORT DESCRIPTION||of German physicists|
|DATE OF BIRTH||9. July 1859|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Darmstadt|
|DYING DATE||20. June 1922|