Young belonged to a Quaker family of Milverton, Somersetwhere he was born inthe eldest of ten children. Young published many of his first academic articles anonymously to protect his reputation as a physician. Inhe was appointed foreign secretary of the Royal Society of which he had been elected a fellow in
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After graduating inEinstein spent almost two frustrating years searching for a teaching post. He acquired Swiss citizenship in February but for medical reasons was not conscripted.
With the help of Marcel Grossmann 's father, he secured a job in Bern at the Federal Office for Intellectual Propertythe patent office,   as an assistant examiner — level III. Academic career Byhe was recognized as a leading scientist and was appointed lecturer at the University of Bern.
Einstein was appointed associate professor in From untilhe was professor of theoretical physics at the ETH Zurichwhere he taught analytical mechanics and thermodynamics. He also studied continuum mechanicsthe molecular theory of heat, and the problem of gravitation, on which he worked with mathematician and friend Marcel Grossmann.
Max Planck and Walther Nernst visited him the next week in Zurich to persuade him to join the academy, additionally offering him the post of director at the Kaiser Wilhelm Institute for Physicswhich was soon to be established.
He was officially elected to the academy on 24 July, and he accepted to move to the German Empire the next year. His decision to move to Berlin was also influenced by the prospect of living near his cousin Elsa, with whom he had developed a romantic affair.
He joined the academy and thus the Berlin University on 1 April The institute was established on 1 Octoberwith Einstein as its director.
Inthat prediction was confirmed by Sir Arthur Eddington during the solar eclipse of 29 May Those observations were published in the international media, making Einstein world-famous.
On 7 Novemberthe leading British newspaper The Times printed a banner headline that read: Travels abroad Albert Einstein at a session of the International Committee on Intellectual Cooperation League of Nations of which he was a member from to Einstein visited New York City for the first time on 2 Aprilwhere he received an official welcome by Mayor John Francis Hylanfollowed by three weeks of lectures and receptions.
He went on to deliver several lectures at Columbia University and Princeton Universityand in Washington he accompanied representatives of the National Academy of Science on a visit to the White House. On his return to Europe he was the guest of the British statesman and philosopher Viscount Haldane in London, where he met several renowned scientific, intellectual and political figures, and delivered a lecture at King's College London.
The American is friendly, self-confident, optimistic, and without envy. After his first public lecture, he met the emperor and empress at the Imperial Palacewhere thousands came to watch.
In a letter to his sons, he described his impression of the Japanese as being modest, intelligent, considerate, and having a true feel for art.
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In his place, the banquet speech was held by a German diplomat, who praised Einstein not only as a scientist but also as an international peacemaker and activist.
He was greeted as if he were a head of state, rather than a physicist, which included a cannon salute upon arriving at the home of the British high commissioner, Sir Herbert Samuel.
During one reception, the building was stormed by people who wanted to see and hear him. In Einstein's talk to the audience, he expressed happiness that the Jewish people were beginning to be recognized as a force in the world.
Travel to the US In DecemberEinstein visited America for the second time, originally intended as a two-month working visit as a research fellow at the California Institute of Technology.
After the national attention he received during his first trip to the US, he and his arrangers aimed to protect his privacy.
Although swamped with telegrams and invitations to receive awards or speak publicly, he declined them all. During the days following, he was given the keys to the city by Mayor Jimmy Walker and met the president of Columbia University, who described Einstein as "the ruling monarch of the mind".
His friendship with Millikan was "awkward", as Millikan "had a penchant for patriotic militarism," where Einstein was a pronounced pacifist.
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Carl Laemmlehead of Universal Studiosgave Einstein a tour of his studio and introduced him to Chaplin. They had an instant rapport, with Chaplin inviting Einstein and his wife, Elsa, to his home for dinner.
Chaplin said Einstein's outward persona, calm and gentle, seemed to conceal a "highly emotional temperament," from which came his "extraordinary intellectual energy". Walter IsaacsonEinstein's biographer, described this as "one of the most memorable scenes in the new era of celebrity".
Chaplin speculated that it was "possibly used as kindling wood by the Nazis. He is rolling up his sleeves and holding a sword labeled "Preparedness" by Charles R. In February while on a visit to the United States, Einstein knew he could not return to Germany with the rise to power of the Nazis under Germany's new chancellor, Adolf Hitler.
He and his wife Elsa returned to Belgium by ship in March, and during the trip they learned that their cottage was raided by the Nazis and his personal sailboat confiscated.The Energy Racket.
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