Gerbert Kremer

Picture of Gerbert Kremer

Date of Birth: 08/25/1928

Age: 88

Place of birth: Weimar

Citizenship: Germany


Herbert Kroemer (German Herbert Kr & # 246;. Mer August 25, 1928, Weimar) - German physicist, Nobel Prize in Physics. Half of the prize for 2000, together with Jaures Alferov, "for developing semiconductor heterostructures used in high-frequency and opto-electronics." The second half of the prize was awarded to Jack Kilby "for his contribution to the invention of integrated circuits."

After graduating from training courses to university (Abitur), Herbert Kroemer starts studying physics at the University of Jena, where among other things he attended lectures of Friedrich Hund. During the blockade of Berlin Kr