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Thomas Young and Gttingen

Nature volume 88, page 516 (15 February 1912) | Download Citation

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THOMAS YOUNG, more particularly famous as the founder of the wave theory of light, and whom Helmholtz described as one of the most clear-seeing men who had ever lived, matriculated at Göttingen University on October 29, 1795, and took the doctor degree there in medicine on April 30, 1796.

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