Werner Heisenberg

Werner Karl Haisenberg  was a German theoretical physicist best known for creation of quantum physics theory along with Max Born and Pascual Jordan.

Early Life

Werner Heisenberg was born in Würzburg, Germany on December 5th 1901. Werner was a son to Kaspar Earnesta August Heisenberg, a secondary school teacher and his wife, Annie Wecklein. In 1910, Heisenberg family moved to Munich where Werner remained until going to Göttingen.


Heisenberg finished his elementary education in Würzburg. After moving to Munich, Heisenberg begins his nine year long course of study at the humanistic Max-Gymnasium principled by his grandfather. From 1920. to 1923. he studied physics and m