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Yesterday morning at 6 o'clock Capt William K Bachman died at his home on east Plain stret. His condition has for weeks been very critical and nothing but his wonderful vitality has sustained him. Capt...

4/26/2011 3/7/2021

Fredrik Bogislaus von Schwerin , född 1764-10-06 i Stralsund. Kvartermästare vid Västgöta kavalleriregemente 1775. Kornett därst. 1777. Studerade vid militärakademien i Berlin 1777-1780. Åter student i...

9/19/2009 1/23/2021

James Franck (26 August 1882 – 21 May 1964) was a German Jewish physicist and Nobel laureate. Biography Franck was born to Jacob Franck and Rebecca Nachum Drucker. Franck completed his Ph.D. in 1906 an...

2/22/2012 1/19/2020

Eugene Wigner, Nobel Prize in Physics 1963 MP (1902 - 1995)

"חתן פרס נובל בפיזיקה 1963"

Eugene Paul "E. P." Wigner (Wigner Jenő Pál; November 17, 1902 – January 1, 1995) FRS was a Hungarian American theoretical physicist and mathematician.He received a share of the Nobel Prize in Physics ...

7/14/2007 6/1/2018

Dr. Eugene Allen Smith (1841 - 1927)

Allen Smith (October 27, 1841 – September 7, 1927) was an American geologist.He was born in the (now former) town of Washington, Alabama in 1841, the son of Samuel Parrish Smith and his wife Adelaide J...

2/10/2009 11/25/2017

Prof. Friedrich Woehler MP (1800 - 1882)

Friedrich Wöhler was a German chemist, best known for his synthesis of urea, but also the first to isolate several chemical elements.

3/8/2012 7/28/2017

Grace Chisholm Young (1868 - 1944)

Grace Chisholm Young was an English mathematician. She was educated at Girton College, Cambridge, England and continued her studies at Göttingen University in Germany, where in 1895 she became the firs...

3/1/2014 7/28/2017

Karl Schwarzschild MP (1873 - 1916)

Karl Schwarzschild (October 9, 1873 – May 11, 1916) was a German physicist and astronomer. He was also the father of astrophysicist Martin Schwarzschild.Schwarzschild provided the first exact solution ...

6/30/2008 7/28/2017

Martin Schwarzschild (1912 - 1997)

Martin Schwarzschild (May 31, 1912 – April 10, 1997) was a German-born American astrophysicist. He was the son of German physicist Karl Schwarzschild and the nephew of the Swiss astrophysicist Robert E...

3/24/2012 7/28/2017

Woldemar Voigt (1850 - 1919)

Woldemar Voigt was a German physicist, who taught at the Georg August University of Göttingen. Voigt eventually went on to head the Mathematical Physics Department at Göttingen and was succeeded in 191...

8/1/2008 7/28/2017

Dr Jakob Freudenthal (1839 - 1907)

Freudenthal (* June 20 1839 in the bottom field ( Kingdom of Hanover ); † June 1st 1907 in Schreiberhau ) was a German philosopher .Obit: Freudenthal studied at the universities of Breslau and Göttinge...

10/24/2010 4/25/2017

Johann Christian August Heyse (1764–1829) was a German grammarian and lexicographer, born at Nordhausen and educated at Göttingen. He taught at Oldenburg, Nordhausen, and Magdeburg. He wrote: * Allgeme...

10/29/2011 4/24/2017

Franz Rellich (1906 - 1955)

Franz Rellich was an Austrian-German mathematician. He made important contributions in mathematical physics, in particular for the foundations of quantum mechanics and for the theory of partial differe...

4/24/2017 4/24/2017

Edmund Husserl MP (1859 - 1938)

Edmund Gustav Albrecht Husserl was a mathematician and philosopher who is deemed the founder of phenomenology. He broke with the positivist orientation of the science and philosophy of his day, believi...

12/3/2009 4/24/2017

Haskell Brooks Curry MP (1900 - 1982)

Haskell Brooks Curry was an American mathematician and logician. Curry is best known for his work in combinatory logic; while the initial concept of combinatory logic was based on a single paper by Mos...

6/20/2008 4/2/2017

Alfred Clebsch (1833 - 1872)

Rudolf Friedrich Alfred Clebsch was a German mathematician who made important contributions to algebraic geometry and invariant theory. He attended the University of Königsberg and was habilitated at B...

8/1/2008 3/27/2017

Bartel Leendert van der Waerden was a Dutch mathematician and historian of mathematics....Van der Waerden is mainly remembered for his work on abstract algebra. He also wrote on algebraic geometry, top...

7/11/2008 3/27/2017

Felix Bernstein MP (1878 - 1956)

Bernstein (24 February 1878, Halle, Germany – 3 December 1956, Zurich, Switzerland) was a German Jewish mathematician known for developing a theorem of the equivalence of sets in 1897, and less well kn...

6/20/2008 3/27/2017

Dr. Hermann Schwarz (1843 - 1921)

Hermann Schwarz From Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaFor the philosopher, see Hermann Schwarz (philosopher). For the founder of Rohde & Schwarz, see Hermann Schwarz (entrepreneur). Not to be confused w...

6/15/2008 3/13/2017

Arthur Moritz Schönflies MP (1853 - 1928)

Moritz Schoenflies (German: [%CB%88%CA%83%C3%B8%CB%90nfli%CB%90s]; 17 April 1853 – 27 May 1928), sometimes written as Schönflies, was a German mathematician, known for his contributions to the applicat...

3/18/2012 3/13/2017

August Wilhelm von Schlegel MP (1767 - 1845)

August Wilhelm (later: von ) Schlegel was a German poet, translator, critic, and a foremost leader of German Romanticism. His translations of Shakespeare made the English dramatist's works into German ...

11/29/2011 3/13/2017

Friedrich Schlegel (1772 - 1829)

"Friedrich Schlegel"

Karl Wilhelm Friedrich (after 1814: von ) Schlegel , usually cited as Friedrich Schlegel , was a German poet, literary critic, philosopher, philologist and Indologist. With his older brother, August Wi...

8/17/2008 3/13/2017

Frigyes Riesz (1880 - 1956)

Dissertation: A negyedrendű elsőfajú térgörbén lévő pontkonfiguráció------------------------------- Born January 22, 1880(1880-01-22) Győr, Austria-Hungary * Died February 28, 1956(1956-02-28) (aged 76...

6/15/2008 3/13/2017

Theodore William Richards was the first American scientist to receive the Nobel Prize in Chemistry, earning the award "in recognition of his exact determinations of the atomic weights of a large number...

7/6/2011 3/13/2017

Leben Nach Besuch des Gymnasiums in Braunschweig studierte R. seit 1911 Mathematik, Philosophie, Physik, Chemie und Geologie in Freiburg (u. a. bei Heinrich Rickert, →Edmund Husserl u. Edmund Landau), ...

2/13/2016 3/13/2017

Wolfgang E. Pauli , Nobel Prize in Physics -1945 "for the discovery of the Exclusion Principle, also called the Pauli Principle".Father: Wolfgang Joseph Pacheles. (b. 1869), (later changed to Pauli in ...

5/6/2008 3/13/2017

Walther Hermann Nernst (25 June 1864 – 18 November 1941) was a German physical chemist and physicist who is known for his theories behind the calculation of chemical affinity as embodied in the third l...

7/7/2011 3/13/2017

Wikipedia Biographical Summary:=="... Robert A. Millikan (22 March 1868 – 19 December 1953) was an American experimental physicist, and Nobel laureate in physics for his measurement of the charge on th...

6/28/2008 3/13/2017

Tobias Mayer (1723 - 1762)

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3/28/2014 3/13/2017

Georg Christoph Lichtenberg was a German scientist, satirist, and Anglophile. As a scientist, he was the first to hold a professorship explicitly dedicated to experimental physics in Germany. Today, he...

4/30/2008 3/13/2017

Max Theodor Felix von Laue (9 October 1879 – 24 April 1960) was a German physicist who won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1914 for his discovery of the diffraction of X-rays by crystals. In addition to ...

8/1/2008 3/13/2017

Irving Langmuir (31 January 1881 – 16 August 1957) was an American chemist and physicist. His most noted publication was the famous 1919 article "The Arrangement of Electrons in Atoms and Molecules" in...

6/26/2011 3/13/2017

Wolfgang Krull (1899 - 1971)

7/16/2008 3/13/2017

Herbert Kroemer (born August 25, 1928), a professor of electrical and computer engineering at the University of California, Santa Barbara, received his Ph.D. in theoretical physics in 1952 from the Uni...

4/1/2016 3/13/2017

Genealogy Project====Abraham Gotthelf Kästner=Biography--------------------------------------------------------------------------------* Ph.D. Universität Leipzig 1739 * Dissertation: Theoria radicum i...

7/10/2011 3/13/2017

Prof. Dr. Ernst Ising MP (1900 - 1998)

1939 Flucht nach Luxemburg; 1947 in die USA ausgewandertcf.:

2/6/2014 3/13/2017

Heinz Hopf (1894 - 1971)

"Heinrich"

See photos under the "Media" tabHopf (19 November 1894 – 3 June 1971) is considered one of the greatest mathematicians of the 20th century. was born in Gräbschen, Germany (now Grabiszyn, part of Wrocła...

7/12/2008 3/13/2017

Gerhard Herzberg , German-born Canadian physical chemist. Born: 25 December 1904, Hamburg, Germany. Died: 3 March 1999, Ottawa, Canada. Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1971 , "for his contributions to the kn...

10/7/2011 3/13/2017

Helmut Hasse (deceased)

10/9/2008 3/13/2017

Sir (Walter) Norman Haworth was born at Chorley, Lancashire, on March 19, 1883. He attended the local school until the age of fourteen when he joined his father, Thomas Haworth, to learn linoleum desig...

9/2/2011 3/13/2017

Georg K. W. Hamel (1877 - 1954)

7/1/2008 3/13/2017

Otto Hahn (8 March 1879 – 28 July 1968) was a German chemist and Nobel laureate, a pioneer in the fields of radioactivity and radiochemistry. He is regarded as "the father of nuclear chemistry". Hahn w...

9/2/2011 3/13/2017

Alfréd Haar (1885 - 1933)

7/1/2008 3/13/2017

William Feller MP (1906 - 1970)

"Vilim"

Feller (1906-1970) Abstract. William Feller (Zagreb, 1906 - New York, 1970), outstanding Croatian - American mathematician. At the University of Zagreb completed the first two years of mathematics (i.e...

8/4/2008 3/13/2017

Lazarus Fuchs (1833 - 1902)

Lazarus Immanuel Fuchs (5 May 1833 – 26 April 1902) was a Jewish-German mathematician who contributed important research in the field of linear differential equations. * From , accessed 14 May 2019.

6/15/2008 3/13/2017

Max Ludwig Henning Delbrück MP (1906 - 1981)

Max Ludwig Henning Delbrück , ForMemRS, a German–American biophysicist, helped launch the molecular biology research program in the late 1930s. He stimulated physical scientists' interest into biology,...

4/18/2008 3/13/2017

Constantin Carathéodory (1873 - 1950)

7/12/2008 3/13/2017

Moritz Benedikt Cantor (23 August 1829 – 10 April 1920) was a German historian of mathematics.He was born at Mannheim, Germany. He came from a family that had emigrated to the Netherlands from Portugal...

10/30/2012 3/13/2017

Adolf Butenandt MP (1903 - 1995)

Adolf Friedrich Johann Butenandt (24 March 1903 – 18 January 1995) was a German biochemist. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1939 for his "work on sex hormones." He initially rejected the...

10/10/2015 3/13/2017

Wikipedia Biographical Summary:=="... Walther Wilhelm Georg Bothe (8 January 1891 in Oranienburg – 8 February 1957 in Heidelberg) was a German nuclear physicist, who shared the Nobel Prize in Physics i...

8/1/2008 3/13/2017

Patrick Maynard Stuart Blackett, Baron Blackett OM CH CBE FRS was an English experimental physicist known for his work on cloud chambers, cosmic rays, and paleomagnetism. He also made a major contribut...

11/10/2011 3/13/2017

Paul Isaac Bernays MP (1888 - 1977)

Bernays's family were Swiss but, after a short time in London, his family moved to Paris. From Paris the family moved to Berlin where Paul attended the Köllnisches Gymnasium from 1895 to 1907. In later...

6/16/2008 3/13/2017

7/29/2013 3/13/2017

Wilhelm F. Ackermann (1896 - 1962)

7/1/2008 3/13/2017

Ernst* Karl Abbe (1840 - 1905)

"Ernst Carl Abbe"

Ernst Karl Abbe (January 23, 1840 – January 14, 1905) was a German physicist, optometrist, entrepreneur, and social reformer. Together with Otto Schott and Carl Zeiss, he laid the foundation of modern ...

8/21/2013 3/13/2017

Richard Dedekind (1831 - 1916)

Dissertation: Über die Theorie der Eulerschen Integrale

5/10/2008 3/13/2017

Gustav Herglotz (1881 - 1953)

Gustav Herglotz was a German Bohemian mathematician. He is best known for his works on the theory of relativity and seismology.

6/30/2008 2/27/2017

Teiji Takagi (1875 - 1960)

7/1/2008 2/27/2017

Jürgen Kurt Moser MP (1928 - 1999)

ürgen Kurt Moser or Juergen Kurt Moser (July 4, 1928, Königsberg, East Prussia – December 17, 1999, Schwerzenbach, Kanton Zürich, Switzerland) was a German-American mathematician.He completed his under...

8/17/2010 2/26/2017

Biography Carl David Tolmé Runge Carl David Tolmé Runge (German pronunciation: [%CB%88%CA%81%CA%8A%C5%8B%C9%99]; 30 August 1856 – 3 January 1927) was a German mathematician, physicist, and spectroscopi...

7/27/2008 2/26/2017

Hermann Minkowski MP (1864 - 1909)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary:=="... Hermann Minkowski (22 June 1864 – 12 January 1909) was a German mathematician, professor at Königsberg, Zürich and Göttingen. He created and developed the geometry...

7/9/2008 2/24/2017

Alfréd Haar (1885 - 1933)

Alfréd Haar (Hungarian: Haar Alfréd; October 11, 1885, Budapest – March 16, 1933, Szeged) was a Jewish Hungarian mathematician. In 1904 he began to study at the University of Göttingen. His doctorate w...

7/24/2011 10/20/2016

Hans Georg Dehmelt (born 9 September 1922) is a German-born American physicist, who was awarded Nobel Prize in Physics in 1989, for co-developing the ion trap technique (Penning trap) with Wolfgang Pau...

3/28/2016 10/18/2016

Prof. Dr. Victor "Viki" Frederick Weisskopf MP (1908 - 2002)

"Friedrich Viktor"

Immigration USA with his wife Ellen and 2 sons Robert and William ??? Victor Frederick "Viki" Weisskopf (September 19, 1908 – April 22, 2002) was an Austrian-born American theoretical physicist. He did...

1/18/2007 9/11/2016

Friedrich Göppert (b. - 1927)

12/6/2014 9/10/2016

Maria Goeppert Mayer (June 28, 1906 – February 20, 1972) was a German-born American theoretical physicist, and Nobel laureate in Physics for proposing the nuclear shell model of the atomic nucleus. She...

12/6/2014 9/10/2016

Isaac Jakob Schoenberg MP (1903 - 1990)

"Isidor", "Iso"

Jacob Schoenberg (April 21, 1903 – February 21, 1990) was a Romanian-American mathematician, known for his discovery of splines.

4/24/2011 8/19/2016

Theodore "Tivador Mihaly" von Kármán MP (1881 - 1963)

"Szőllőskislaki Kármán Tódor"

Theodore von Kármán (Hungarian: szőllőskislaki Kármán Tódor ) was a Hungarian-American mathematician, aerospace engineer and physicist who was active primarily in the fields of aeronautics and astronau...

5/11/2014 10/18/2015

Ludwig Prandtl MP (1875 - 1953)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary:=="... Ludwig Prandtl (4 February 1875 – 15 August 1953) was a German engineer. He was a pioneer in the development of rigorous systematic mathematical analyses which he ...

8/1/2008 10/18/2015

Schuo-min Djang 蔣碩民 (1913 - 1992)

"Tsiang Sho-min"

12/1/2014 9/8/2015

Hermann Frankel MP (1888 - 1977)

RESOLUTION HERMANN FERDINAND FRANKEL (1888 – 1977) Hermann Frankel, Professor of Classics Emeritus, died in Santa Cruz on April 8, 1977. He taught in the Department of Classics from 1935 to 1953, and a...

2/10/2012 8/25/2015

Edmund Georg Hermann Landau MP (1877 - 1938)

Landau was born in Berlin. His father was Leopold Landau, a gynecologist and his mother was Johanna Jacoby. Landau studied mathematics at the University of Berlin and received his doctorate in 1899 and...

6/16/2008 8/23/2015

J. Robert Oppenheimer MP (1904 - 1967)

"Doctor Atomic", "Father of the Atomic Bomb"

Julius Robert Oppenheimer [see note] was an American theoretical physicist and professor of physics at the University of California, Berkeley. Oppenheimer was the wartime head of the Los Alamos Laborat...

2/18/2009 8/23/2015

Carl Ludwig Siegel MP (1896 - 1981)

Carl Ludwig Siegel (December 31, 1896 – April 4, 1981) was a German mathematician specialising in number theory and celestial mechanics. He is known for, amongst other things, his contributions to the ...

6/15/2008 8/23/2015

Lu Shijia 陸士嘉 (1911 - 1986)

"Lu Shijia", "Lu Shih-chia"

《中國大百科全書 航空航天》(朱自強 撰)中國航空教育家和空氣動力學家。1911年3月 18日生於浙江省蕭山縣。1933年畢業於北平師範大學物理系﹐1937年赴德國格丁根大學﹐在著名流體力學專家普朗特﹐L.的指導下學習。1942年以論文《圓柱射流受垂直氣流時的上卷》獲博士學位﹐是中國第一位獲得洪堡基金的女博士。1946年回國後﹐主要從事黏性流體運動理論的研究和教學工作﹐先後任清華大學﹑北京航空學院教...

1/19/2012 8/23/2015

Chang Wei 張維 (1913 - 2001)

1/19/2012 8/23/2015

Saunders Mac Lane (1909 - 2005)

Mac Lane (4 August 1909, Taftville, Connecticut – 14 April 2005, San Francisco) was an American mathematician who cofounded category theory with Samuel Eilenberg.CareerMac Lane was christened "Leslie S...

7/13/2008 8/23/2015

Ferdinand Georg Frobenius MP (1849 - 1917)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary:=="... Ferdinand Georg Frobeniu s (26 October 1849 – 3 August 1917) was a German mathematician, best known for his contributions to the theory of elliptic functions, diff...

6/15/2008 8/23/2015

Hans Lewy MP (1904 - 1988)

Hans Lewy (20 October 1904 – 23 August 1988) was a German born American mathematician, known for his work on partial differential equations and on the theory of functions of several complex variables. ...

12/26/2008 8/23/2015

Werner Heisenberg (5 December 1901 – 1 February 1976) was one of the greatest physicists of the twentieth century. He is best known as a founder of quantum mechanics, the new physics of the atomic worl...

7/9/2008 8/23/2015

Karl Ernst Ludwig Planck was a German physicist. He is considered to be the founder of the quantum theory, and thus one of the most important physicists of the twentieth century. Planck was awarded the...

5/12/2008 8/23/2015

Johann Peter Gustav Lejeune Dirichlet (From Wikipedia)Function Theory Mathematician, Known for Dirichlet function, Dirichlet eta functionJohann Peter Gustav Lejeune Dirichlet (German pronunciation: [l%...

5/17/2008 8/23/2015

Felix Klein MP (1849 - 1925)

Felix Klein was a German mathematician and mathematics educator, known for his work in group theory, complex analysis, non-Euclidean geometry, and on the connections between geometry and group theory. ...

6/15/2008 8/23/2015

Hermann Weyl MP (1885 - 1955)

Hermann Weyl was a German mathematician, theoretical physicist and philosopher. Although much of his working life was spent in Zürich, Switzerland and then Princeton, he is associated with the Universi...

7/1/2008 8/23/2015

Bernhard Riemann MP (1826 - 1866)

Bernhard Riemann was a German mathematician who made contributions to analysis, number theory, and differential geometry. In the field of real analysis, he is mostly known for the first rigorous formul...

5/17/2008 8/23/2015

Carl Friedrich Gauss MP (1777 - 1855)

: Demonstratio nova theorematis omnem functionem algebraicam rationalem integram unius variabilis in factores reales primi vel secundi gradus resolvi posse

5/9/2008 8/23/2015

Emmy Noether MP (1882 - 1935)

Arrival: Passenger List - Emmy Noether, 31 Oct - 6 Nov 1933, Bremen to New York (Media)Arrival: Passenger List - Emmi Noether, 20-30 Sept 1934, Hamburg to New York (Media)Death: Pennsylvania Death Inde...

2/23/2009 8/23/2015

David Hilbert MP (1862 - 1943)

David Hilbert was a German mathematician. He is recognized as one of the most influential and universal mathematicians of the 19th and early 20th centuries. Hilbert discovered and developed a broad ran...

6/20/2008 8/23/2015

Wilhelm von Humboldt MP (1767 - 1835)

Friedrich Wilhelm Christian Karl Ferdinand von Humboldt was a Prussian philosopher, linguist, government functionary, diplomat, and founder of the Humboldt University of Berlin, which was named after h...

6/26/2013 4/30/2015

Wikipedia Biographical Summary:=="... Robert Wilhelm Eberhard Bunsen (30 March 1811– 16 August 1899) was a German chemist. He investigated emission spectra of heated elements, and discovered caesium (i...

12/29/2013 4/30/2015

Heinrich Heine MP (1797 - 1856)

"Chaim", "Harry"

Christian Johann Heinrich Heine (13 December 1797 – 17 February 1856) was born in Düsseldorf, Rhineland, into a Jewish family. He was called "Harry" as a child, but became "Heinrich" after his conversi...

1/23/2008 4/30/2015

Richard Courant MP (1888 - 1972)

Bio - Hilbert-Courant‬  , By Constance Reid - page 230 indicates cousinhood with Saint Edith Stein .

2/23/2007 4/30/2015

Otto von Bismarck, Reichskanzler (Chancellor of the German Empire) MP (1815 - 1898)

"Iron Chancellor", "Prince of Bismarck", "Duke of Lauenburg"

en.wikipedia.org ; * Otto Eduard Leopold, Prince of Bismarck, Duke of Lauenburg (1 April 1815 – 30 July 1898), simply known as Otto von Bismarck, was a German statesman who unified numerous German stat...

12/18/2008 4/30/2015

Max Born, Nobel Prize in Physics 1954 MP (1882 - 1970)

"חתן פרס נובל לפיזיקה 1954"

Born (German: [%CB%88maks ˈbɔɐ̯n]; 11 December 1882 – 5 January 1970) was a German-Jewish physicist and mathematician who was instrumental in the development of quantum mechanics. He also made contribu...

8/1/2008 4/30/2015

Jacob Astor III (June 10, 1822 – February 22, 1890) was the elder son of William Backhouse Astor, Sr. and the wealthiest member of the Astor family in his generation. He was the founder of the English ...

8/29/2008 4/30/2015