Hendrik Lorentz

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Hendrik Antoon Lorentz
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Born 18 Julie 1853(1853-07-18)
Arnhem, Netherlands
Died 4 Februar 1928(1928-02-04) (aged 74)
Haarlem, Netherlands
Naitionality Netherlands
Alma mater Varsity o Leiden
Kent for Lorentz transformation
Theory o EM radiation
Lorentz force
Lorentz contraction
Awairds Nobel Prize for Pheesics (1902)
Rumford Medal (1908)
Franklin Medal (1917)
Copley Medal (1918)
Scientific career
Fields Pheesics
Doctoral advisor Pieter Rijke
Doctoral students Geertruida L. de Haas-Lorentz
Adriaan Fokker
Leonard Ornstein
Hendrika Johanna van Leeuwen

Hendrik Antoon Lorentz (18 Julie 1853 – 4 Februar 1928) was a Dutch pheesicist who shared the 1902 Nobel Prize in Pheesics wi Pieter Zeeman for the discovery an theoretical explanation o the Zeeman effect.