What did Max Planck contributed to the understanding of the atom?
Max Planck is credited for the creation of quantum theory.
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Did Max Planck have elements or buildings named after him?
Planck didn't have an element named after him, but he has a fundamental physical constant named after him, the Planck constant. And, because it is a fundamental physical constant, it has "spawned" a "group" of units (called Planck units) that are interrelated because they all contain the Planck constant. The Max Planck Institute for Developmental Biology and the Max Planck Institute of Biological Cybernetics on the Max Planck Campus are named after him. The Max Planck Society (Max-Planck-Gesellschaft) operates some 80 research institutes...
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Why is max planck important?
Max Planck is important for his "original thinking". Planck proposed thqat electromagnetic energy was proportional to its frequency, E = hf . Max Planck also was among the first if not the first to recognize Einstein's Relativity Theory. ...