Albert Abraham Michelson

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Noun1.Albert Abraham Michelson - United States physicist (born in Germany) who collaborated with Morley in the Michelson-Morley experiment (1852-1931)Albert Abraham Michelson - United States physicist (born in Germany) who collaborated with Morley in the Michelson-Morley experiment (1852-1931)
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However, no trace of this hypothetical substance was ever observed and the famous experiment by Albert A. Michelson and Edward W.
Albert A. Michelson published his first paper in the American Journal of Science, which he called "On a Method of Measuring the Velocity of Light." It was devoted to a method of determining the velocity of light, a project that occupied him for the rest of his life and made him the international authority on all questions relating to the subject.