A Physicist in Scientific Publishing: From Quark Dynamics to Database Publishing. Stefan Scherer. From Quark Dynamics to Database Publishing. ≠. A few Facts about Springer. In 1842, Julius Springer founded what is now Springer Science+Business Media in Berlin .
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For example, there was the classic (and, in my experience, largely useless) question about how we each found our current jobs. … The students really wanted to hear stories about how we noticed a posting on Science Careers or Monster.com, answered an ad, and survived competition with 200 random applicants -- …. Instead, each of the panel members talked about how we found our own careers through serendipitous meetings, friends-of-friends, and good old blatant nepotism.
Die Plancksche Theorie der Strahlung und dieTheorie der spezifischen Wärme
Annalen der Physik 22 (1907) 180-190.
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