Hermann Minkowski

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Noun1.Hermann Minkowski - German mathematician (born in Russia) who suggested the concept of four-dimensional space-time (1864-1909)
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Tres anos despues de que Einstein presentara su Teoria de la Relatividad Especial, Hermann Minkowski, en la reunion de la "Asamblea alemana en ciencias naturales y medicina" en 1908, comenzo su participacion en "Espacio y Tiempo" con la frase: ".
A century ago, Hermann Minkowski put Einstein's brand-new theory of relativity into mathematical perspective, in the process brokering the merger of space with time.
As mathematician Hermann Minkowski declared in an address to the 80th Assembly of German Natural Scientists and Physicians in 1908: