Paul Ehrenfest

Biography


Ph.D. Universität Wien 1904 Austria
Dissertation: Die Bewegung starrer Körper in Flüssigkeiten und die Mechanik von Hertz [English: The Motion of Rigid Bodies in Fluids and the Mechanics of Hertz]
Mathematics Subject Classification: 70—Mechanics of particles and systems

Advisor: Ludwig Boltzmann

Students:
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NameSchoolYearDescendants
Burgers, JohannesUniversiteit Leiden1918238
Casimir, HendrikUniversiteit Leiden193138
Coster, DirkUniversiteit Leiden192226
Florin, HenriUniversiteit Leiden1934
Goudsmit, SamuelUniversiteit Leiden19277
Kramers, HendrikUniversiteit Leiden1919511
Krans, RoelfUniversiteit Leiden1931
Rutgers, ArendUniversiteit Leiden1930
Tinbergen, JanUniversiteit Leiden1929359
Tresling, JanUniversiteit Leiden1919
Uhlenbeck, GeorgeUniversiteit Leiden1927143

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