h minkowski

Minkowski

[ming-kawf-skee, -kof-]
noun
Hermann [hur-muhn; German her-mahn] , 1864–1909, German mathematician.
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Minkowski (mɪŋˈkɒfskɪ)
 
n
Hermann (ˈhɜːmən). 1864--1909, German mathematician, born in Russia. His concept of a four-dimensional space-time continuum (1907) proved crucial for the general theory of relativity developed by Einstein

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