Essays Tagged: "Zurich"

Albert Einstein

ad failed and thefamily moved to Milan, Italy. Einstein who had grown interestedin science, went to Zurich, Switzerland, to enter a famoustechnical school. There his ability in mathematics and physics ... ere he wrote scientific papers. Einsteinsubmitted one of his scientific papers to the University of Zurichto obtain a Ph.D. degree in 1905. In 1908 he sent a secondpaper to the University of Bern and ...

(2 pages) 95 3 4.3 Jan/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Albert Einstein

in Aarau,Switzerland,Einstein studied mathematics and physics at the Swiss Polytechnic Institute in Zurich.He graduated in 1900.From 1902 to 1909 he worked as an examiner at the Swiss Patent office in ... ongress in Washington,D.C.In 1909 he became a professor of theoretical physics at the University of Zurich in Switzerland.In 1911 and 1912 he occupied the same position at the German University in Pra ...

(3 pages) 70 0 4.2 Nov/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Albert Einstein

d not have a diploma from the Gymnasium. But there was a solution to this problem over the Alps, in Zurich, there was The Swiss Federal Institute of Technology which did not require a diploma to atten ...

(3 pages) 70 1 4.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Albert E

iled an examination that would have allowed him to study for a diploma as an electrical engineer at Zurich. After attending secondary school at Aarau,Einstein returned (1896) to the Zurich Polytechnic ... contact with scientific literature or colleagues. Einstein earned a doctorate from the Universityof Zurich in 1905. In 1908 he became a lecturer at the University of Bern, the following yearbecoming p ...

(3 pages) 45 0 3.8 Apr/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Martin Luther King as compared to John Calvin.

the Savoy's and the bishop of Geneva in the 1520's. "The Geneva's, however, unlike the citizens of Zurich, Bern, Basel, and other cities that became Protestant in the 1520's, were not German-speakers ...

(4 pages) 106 0 3.4 Dec/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

Iasi - Fascinating Places.

gion. It is one of the cleanest cities in Eastern Europe and it could be compared to cities such as Zurich or Vienna. It also served as capital of Moldova for about 400 years and capital of Romania in ...

(3 pages) 44 0 3.5 Oct/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Analyze the Author-Narrator relationship in Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain and discuss how this affects the subsequent perception of the work by the reader

eader, we may be able to draw our own conclusions pertaining to the text, or so it may seem. As the Zurich scholar Bodmer puts it, "Something can appear untrue to reason which appears true to the imag ...

(8 pages) 91 0 3.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Mark Twain

HR Giger, artist of fantastic realism

li and Jean Cocteau. After high school Giger went on to study architecture and industrial design at Zurich's School of Applied Arts. He soon expanded his network of friends to include those in involve ... filmmaker. In 1969, his first posters were published, and had his first solo exhibitions outside of Zurich.In the next decade, Giger began using the airbrush. These new works took on a unique otherwor ...

(2 pages) 42 0 4.4 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

After the decleration of Kofi Annan's plan - Cyprus

safely stated that the most important factor that led Turkey and Greece agreement in the London and Zurich on the foundation of independent republic of Cyprus was the U.S pressure caused by her discon ... gement process.Foundation of Independent Republic of Cyprus with 1959 arrangements under the Londan Zurich accords can be viewed that it's end was very near. Arrangements that were made on the governm ...

(5 pages) 27 1 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Fountain by Duchamp Analyze and illustrate by example the 'anti-art' nature of Dada. Who were they angry with and why?

World War I. Switzerland, a neutral country, became the refuge of many who objected to the war. In Zurich, 1916, Dada emerged distinctly as an active refusal of and attempt to subvert the prevailing ... hoped to disrupt the values that had brought about and supported the continuation of the war.Though Zurich was the birthplace of Dada, New York also became a harbor for European artists seeking shelte ...

(7 pages) 92 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Albert Einstein and his discoverys

loma in electrical engineering. At 21 he graduated as a teacher of math and physics from the ETH in Zurich but couldn't find a job. In 1905 he got his doctorate and wrote the thesis "on a new determin ...

(1 pages) 31 0 4.8 Jun/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Epiphany in Dubliners

whom he eventually married. They with their two children lived in Trieste, Italy, in Paris, and in Zurich, Switzerland, meagerly supported by Joyce's jobs as a language instructor and by gifts from p ... ss. After 20 years in Paris, early in World War II, when the Germans invaded France, Joyce moved to Zurich, where he died on January 13, 1941.Literary works of James JoyceJoyce published his first boo ...

(15 pages) 87 0 3.7 May/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Artist Analysis of Marcel Janco which includes analysis of his artworks "Goat", "My Dada Dice" and "Village".

art style of Dada becoming such an accepted and well-known creation of art. Dada was established in Zurich, Switzerland by a group of exiled poets, painters and philosophers who were against war, aggr ... d poets, painters and philosophers who were against war, aggression and the changing world culture. Zurich was chosen as Switzerland maintained it neutrality throughout all conflict. As the group was ...

(3 pages) 54 1 4.5 Jun/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Albert Einstien

ldn't get in a German University, so he enrolled himself in the Swiss Federal Polytechnic School in Zurich. He didn't really like the democratic people in Switzerland so he took back his German citize ... e construction of the atom bomb 35 years later.After receiving his doctorate from the University of Zurich in 1905, Einstein taught there until 1913 when he accepted a professorship in Berlin. There h ...

(2 pages) 25 0 3.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Economics: Lenders

e supplemented by borrowing from overseas financial systems, these include New York, Tokyo, London, Zurich, Singapore and Hong Kong. Banks and financial intermediaries from overseas lend funds to Aust ...

(2 pages) 45 0 0.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Trummerfrauen

merfrauen" (women of ruins) and taken in 1946, is the work of Werner Bischof, who was born in Zurich and died in 1954 on a photography tour in the Andes. I have chosen this particular picture be ...

(4 pages) 720 0 0.0 Dec/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

Albert Einstein

a to finish high school. Albert graduated from high school at the age 17 and enrolled at the ETH in Zurich. In 1896 Albert fell in love with Mileva Maric, a classmate at the ETH, and two years after A ...

(1 pages) 13 0 3.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Albert Einstine

a to finish high school. Albert graduated from high school at the age 17 and enrolled at the ETH in Zurich. In 1896 Albert fell in love with Mileva Maric, a classmate at the ETH, and two years after A ...

(1 pages) 639 0 5.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Coastal County Clerk of Court Benchmarking Worksheet

Resolution Research WorksheetResolving Employment Conflict Topic : Alternative Dispute ResolutionZurich "Zurich, which insures businesses such as hotels and restaurants with multiple locations, inc ... ding hospitals and churches, had a regular adjustment process in effect" (Rooney, 2008, p. 3). "But Zurich officials decided to enhance the normal adjustment process and created the Gulf Coast Claims ...

(11 pages) 123 0 0.0 Jun/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

Coastal County Clerk of Court Benchmarking Worksheet

Resolution Research WorksheetResolving Employment Conflict Topic : Alternative Dispute ResolutionZurich "Zurich, which insures businesses such as hotels and restaurants with multiple locations, inc ... ding hospitals and churches, had a regular adjustment process in effect" (Rooney, 2008, p. 3). "But Zurich officials decided to enhance the normal adjustment process and created the Gulf Coast Claims ...

(11 pages) 76 0 0.0 Jul/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers