Ernst Mach

Ernst Mach

Biography Ernst Mach (1838 - 1916)

Austrian physicist and philosopher

Was born on 18 feb 1838.
Died on 19 feb 1916, at 78 years old.
Origin country Austria
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He is remembered for his contributions to physics such as the Mach number and the study of shock waves. As a philosopher of science, he was a major influence on logical positivism and through his criticism of Newton, a forerunner of Einstein's relativity.
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