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List of notable or famous physicists from Austria-Hungary, with bios and photos, including the top physicists born in Austria-Hungary and even some popular physicists who immigrated to Austria-Hungary. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Austria-Hungarian physicists then this list is the perfect resource for you. These physicists are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known physicist from Austria-Hungary is included when available.

Albert Einstein and Julius Edgar Lilienfeld are included on this list.

This historic physicists from Austria-Hungary list can help answer the questions "Who are some Austria-Hungarian physicists of note?" and "Who are the most famous physicists from Austria-Hungary?" These prominent physicists of Austria-Hungary may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Austria-Hungarian physicists.

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Albert Einstein is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Physicists from Austria-Hungary
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Albert Einstein was a German-born theoretical physicist. Einstein's work is also known for its influence on the philosophy of science. He developed the general theory of relativity, one of the two pillars of modern physics. Einstein is best known in popular culture for his mass–energy equivalence ...more

Age: Died at 76 (1879-1955)

Birthplace: Ulm, Germany

Profession: Mathematician, Physicist, Scientist, Theoretical Physicist, Author, + more

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Edward Teller is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Physicists from Austria-Hungary
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Edward Teller was a Hungarian-born American theoretical physicist who, although he claimed he did not care for the title, is known colloquially as "the father of the hydrogen bomb". He made numerous contributions to nuclear and molecular physics, spectroscopy and surface physics. His extension of ...more

Age: Died at 95 (1908-2003)

Birthplace: Eurasia, Hungary, Central Hungary, Budapest

Profession: Physicist, Scientist

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Friedrich Hasenöhrl is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Physicists from Austria-Hungary
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Friedrich Hasenöhrl, was an Austrian physicist. ...more

Age: Died at 41 (1874-1915)

Birthplace: Vienna, Austria

Profession: Physicist

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Hermann Oberth is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Physicists from Austria-Hungary
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Hermann Julius Oberth was an Austro-Hungarian-born German physicist and engineer. He is considered one of the founding fathers of rocketry and astronautics. ...more

Age: Died at 95 (1894-1989)

Birthplace: Sibiu, Romania

Profession: Physicist, Scientist, Engineer

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