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Ludwig Otto Hesse

Birthplace: Königsberg, Königsberg, Ostpreußen, Prussia
Death: August 04, 1874 (63)
München, Oberbayern, Bavaria, Germany
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Son of Johann Gottlieb Hesse and Anna Karoline Hesse

Managed by: Martin Severin Eriksen
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About L. Otto Hesse

Otto Hesse was a German mathematician. Hesse was born in Königsberg, Prussia, and died in Munich, Bavaria. He worked mainly on algebraic invariants, and geometry. The Hessian matrix, the Hesse normal form, the Hesse configuration, the Hessian group, Hessian pairs, Hesse's theorem, Hesse pencil, and the Hesse transfer principle are named after him. Many of Hesse's research findings were presented for the first time in Crelle's Journal or Hesse's textbooks.

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L. Otto Hesse's Timeline

April 22, 1811
Königsberg, Königsberg, Ostpreußen, Prussia
August 4, 1874
Age 63
München, Oberbayern, Bavaria, Germany