Pierre Weiss (May 25, 1865 - 24 October 1940) was a French physicist who developed the domain theory of ferromagnetism in 1907.[1] Weiss domains are named after him.

Albert Einstein, Paul Ehrenfest, Paul Langevin, Heike Kamerlingh Onnes, and Pierre Weiss at Ehrenfest's home in Leiden

Weiss was born in Mulhouse and died in Lyon.


1. ^ Hellemans, Alexander; Bryan Bunch (1988). The Timetables of Science. New York, New York: Simon and Schuster, 411. ISBN 0671621300.

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