Grüneisen, Eduard

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Grüneisen, Eduard Gender: M
Eduard August Grüneisen
born on 26 May 1877 at 21:15 (= 9:15 PM )
Place Halle (Sachsen-Anhalt), Germany, 51n29, 11e58
Timezone LMT m11e58 (is local mean time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 05°38' s_mo.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 01°49 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 21°28'

Eduard Grüneisen (Back row, 4th from right)


German physicist known for the Mie–Gruneisen equation of state (along with Gustav Mie) and the Grüneisen Parameter. Since 1929 he was together with Max Planck co-editor of Annalen der Physik.

In 1933 Grüneisen signed the Loyalty Oath of German Professors to Adolf Hitler and the National Socialist State.

Grüneisen died in Marburg on 5 April 1949, aged 71.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • associate relationship with Planck, Max (born 23 April 1858). Notes: Co-editors of "Annalen der Physik"


Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth registry entry from Halle Archives. Birth place of Giebichenstein is part of Halle.


  • Vocation : Science : Physics
  • Vocation : Writers : Publisher/ Editor
  • Notable : Famous : Founder/ originator ("Mie–Gruneisen equation of state")
  • Notable : Famous : Founder/ originator ("Grüneisen Parameter")