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Gustav Robert Kirchhoff



Königsberg, Prussia [now Kaliningrad, Russia]12.March. 1824- Berlin 17.October.1887

Law division of the currents
Physicist and German, student mathematician of Gauss, formulated the laws, that they take its name, on the distribution of the electric currents in the circuits and the law on the missive power of the blackbody. In collaboration with R.W. Bunsen, invented the spectroscope, with which it found two new elements: the cesium and the rubidium.