On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the physicist and
Nobel Prize-winner Wolfgang Pauli, ETH Library organised an exhibit in the
entry hall of ETH main building, that lasted from April 6 to May 6, 2000. With
letters, documents, photographs and audio-visual media the life of this
original personality and the genius scholar's work was presented to a broader
The exhibition «Wolfgang Pauli and Modern Physics»
presents the most important stages in the life of the scientist Wolfgang Pauli
along a chronological chart and explains his most significant contributions to
theoretical physics. In brief digressions, the backgrounds are examined and
Pauli's most important companions are introduced.
ETH library published a catalogue with contributions of the
well-known specialists Charles Enz and Karl von Meyenn as well as of other
prominent collegues of Pauli and a bigraphical sketch. The catalogue can be
ordered at ETH library for
the price of SFr. 35.- (all texts in english and german).